Hear Ye, Hear Ye, a New 2304 Beacon

October 5, 2014

There is a new 2304 MHz beacon on the air as of 10:04 AM on 10-04-2014. And we want you to hear it and report what you hear. The beacon is on 2304.880 MHz and is located on the roof of NCAR in Boulder at DM79IX. It was built and installed by Don, N0YE, using […]


KØH — Special Event Radio Station

August 8, 2014

The Deep Space Exploration Society (DSES) 60 foot (18 Meter) dish will be activated between 11 and 25 September, 2014 on the 23 cm band. We plan on being operational during the September VHF contest. This dish is located 90 miles SE of Colorado Springs, CO in Kiowa County, 5 miles south of Haswell, CO […]


Deep Space Exploration Society 1296 MHz in September

July 28, 2014

On Sunday 20 July 2014, noon local time the Deep Space Exploration Society activated the 60 foot dish at Haswell, CO (east of Pueblo) on 1296.100 MHz. This location has been renamed the Paul Plishner Radio Astronomy and Space Sciences Center. The group worked many RMVHF+ operators including Dave W6OAL, Dennis KK0Q, Bill K0RZ and […]


K5PJR Beacon

July 19, 2014

TheK5PJR1296MHzpropagationBeacon Here’s a nice little article complete with photos on Tony’s 1296 beacon in Harrison Arkansas.


New Articles for your enjoyment!

June 27, 2014

Been awhile since we’ve added any contact… Under Tech Topics Antennas we have a new presentation by Don WA9WWS on solving a problem in tracking EOSS balloons. The article details the development of a vertical loop  Dave W6OAL has penned an article to help get you on 222 the 1.35 meter band and other higher […]


1296 Comes Alive

January 24, 2014

Thursday is the activity night on 1296… This band is becoming more popular on the front range as each week finds more people joining the roundtable.  January 23 found Dave W6OAL, Mark AB0CW, Don N0YE, Joe KE5SO, Steve WA0TQG, Dennis KK0Q and Wayne N0POH.  Interesting band as most everyone is bouncing off of Longs Peak […]