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Author: Stuart, KB1HQS

Portable Book Giveaway!

This giveaway is now over; however more giveaways will be announced!  Winners selected for the book giveaway: #1 Nicholas / KI7VRK #2 Ben Hegrenes / (No call given) This giveaway is for (1) autographed copy of my book, “Portable Operating for Amateur Radio”. To enter the giveaway: 1.Submit your name (callsign if you have one) and 2. Email address. (You must enter your email to enter, otherwise the entry is void; only 1 entry per person accepted) Two winners will be chosen randomly on Saturday, May 19th, 2018 at 4:00pm. Entries cutoff is 12:00pm Saturday. Books will be shipped...

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My Portable Radio Gear Video Series

The question I most often get asked is, “What type of gear do you use?” In response, I have created a series of videos that go over in detail the types of gear I use, but more importantly WHY I chose the gear that I did. I selected and use the radio gear that works best for me, however it may give someone ideas on how to best implement their portable radio station for their local portable environment. I have also created a .pdf document with links to all the equipment mentioned in the...

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SOTA Report: Mt Katahdin in Baxter State Park, Maine

Summit Information: Summit Name: Mount Katahdin, (W1/AM-001) Location: Baxter State Park, Maine, USA Latitude/Longitude: 45° 54′ 15″ N; 68° 55′ 17″ W Date: August 15th, 2017     Summit Information:                                Points: 10                                County: Piscataquis County                                Grid: FN55MV                                Wx: 82 °F; 13 mph; Partly Sunny   Difficulty Views...

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