Starting in the wonderful hobby of Amateur or HAM Radio can be daunting and challenging but can be very rewarding. Every week I look at a different aspect of the hobby, how you might fit in and get the very best from the 1000 hobbies that Amateur Radio represents. Note that this podcast started in 2011 as "What use is an F-call?".
Title: What is a repeater offset and how does it work?
August 8th, 2015
Foundations of Amateur Radio There are things that surprise me about this amazing hobby of Amateur Radio every day. One thing that is not a surprise is… Go to Episode
August 1st, 2015
Foundations of Amateur Radio Today I learned something new. A good antenna makes a big difference and you can hear it. Of late, I've been using the antennas… Go to Episode
July 25th, 2015
Foundations of Amateur Radio There is a persistent perception among a small part of the amateur community that you need to build, buy or use antennas… Go to Episode
July 18th, 2015
Foundations of Amateur Radio This week I spent several hours in a park with a mast, guy wires, some coax, an antenna analyser, copper wire, a balun, cable… Go to Episode