Paintsville Hamfest 9-30-2017

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LOUISA-BIG SANDY Hamtestonline this weekend

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Dales Tales July 2017

Greetings everyone, welcome to “Dale’s Tales” for July 2017.

I have always felt that radio clubs are the life blood of Amateur Radio.
They are the go-to resource for getting started in the hobby. They
are the go-to resource for help with antennas. They are the go-to
resource for help with rig problems. They are the go-to resource . . . → Read More: Dales Tales July 2017

Field Day Observations

Well I believe this was my 38th Field Day.  It sure has changed a lot since the late 1970’s.  I participated with the Bullitt ARS at KY4KY where I believe I have been for 29 of those 38 Field Days.

My first observation is that the radio equipment has become significantly smaller in size and much larger . . . → Read More: Field Day Observations

COMEX Ham test Today June 26

For those wishing to participate in COMEX here is today’s . . . → Read More: COMEX Ham test Today June 26

Governor Bevin declares Ham Week

Governor Bevin declares AMATEUR RADIO WEEK for the Commonwealth . . . → Read More: Governor Bevin declares Ham Week

Field Day just around the corner

The biggest emergency communications event in the world is just about 2 weeks away.  Where will you be doing field day?   What does your club have planned for this event?  Have you notified the local media, print and broadcast?  Do you have adequate operators lined up?  Are you using computer logging?  If so, do you have . . . → Read More: Field Day just around the corner

Makers Fair event NKY

Maker Faire is an event created by Make magazine to “celebrate arts, crafts, engineering, science projects and the Do-It-Yourself mindset”

N4YHC- David , Kentucky Section Technical Specialist spotted KY Section Youth Coordinator Mark AI4BJ and Christian W4ALF,of NKARC showing off Amateur Radio at the Boone County High School . . . → Read More: Makers Fair event NKY

Field Day 2017 PSA’s available and info

Hi all-

2017 ARRL Field Day PSAs are now live at www.arrl.org/field-day

There are two audio and two video PSAs. All are 29 seconds long. There is a “generic” version, which points listeners/viewers to the ARRL Field Day web site, to use the Field Day Locator. There is also a version which allows local contact info. For the . . . → Read More: Field Day 2017 PSA’s available and info

ARRL offers summer Teachers Institute

Integrate Science and Math with Engineering and Technology by Exploring Wireless Technology

ARRL, the national association for amateur radio, is offering two sessions of its Introductory Teachers Institute on Wireless Technology (TI-1) during the summer of 2017. The ARRL Teachers Institute is an expenses paid, intensive professional development opportunity for educators who want to receive training and . . . → Read More: ARRL offers summer Teachers Institute