QSO Today - A conversation for amateur radio operators

Keith Kaiser, WA0TJT, works every single day to bring kids into the Boy Scouts and amateur radio and has been doing it since 1988. He shares his love of digital modes, ham radio operations, high altitude ballooning, the Boy Scouts, and geocaching in this episode of QSO Today.

Direct download: Episode_082_Keith_Kaiser_WA0TJT_Final.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:00pm MDT

Propagation, especially in the HF bands still remains a mystery for many amateur radio operators. Eric is joined in this QSO Today by Tad Cook, K7RA, author of the weekly ARRL Propagation Bulletin to discuss our hobby and the effect of Space weather on low band propagation.

Direct download: Episode_081_Tad_Cook_K7RA_Final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:22am MDT

If you were stranded on a desert island with Mike Rainey, AA1TJ, and a compact fluorescent light bulb, the chance is good that Mike could build you a low frequency QRPP transceiver to send your distress messages. Eric, 4Z1UG, discusses with Mike his approach to amateur radio and the satisfaction that he gets from his home brew projects and operating at the 50 milliwatt level.  

Direct download: Episode_080_Mike_Rainey_AA1TJ_Final.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:00pm MDT

Bob Allphin, K4UEE, has traveled to 126 countries and has gone on forty DXpeditions to the far corners of the Earth to active exotic and remote locations. Bob discusses his early amateur radio beginnings, his love of our hobby and DXing, and provides some advice on how to attract new hams to the hobby in this episode of QSO Today.

Direct download: Episode_079_Bob_Allphin_K4UEE_Final.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:00pm MDT

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