My Adventure Into Digital Mobile Radio – Part 1

Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) is a fast growing segment of the Amateur Radio scene. This series of articles are a glimpse into my DMR adventure.  There are plenty of ‘what is DMR’ sites[1] around so we’ll skip over that part.  This chapter will focus on changing the radio mindset from analog FM to DMR.  In …

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FARA Field Day 2018

Every June, this year on June 23-24, the ARRL puts on its 24 hour annual exercise to test amateur radio operators’ emergency preparedness and capabilities during Field Day.  It also gives the amateur radio service an opportunity to show to the public our skills and resources and an opportunity to allow the public to give …

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Field Day 2018

ARRL’s 2018 Field Day WHERE:  CM Crockett Park at 10066 Rogues Rd, Midland, VA 22728 . WHAT:  ARRL’s Field Day 2018 WHEN:  June 23 (2pm) – June 24 (2pm). Please visit our Field Day page for more information. Members: Members can view current equipment and operator needs here:  Field Day Organizer