285 Tech Connect Tech Fest

November 3, 2012
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I want to thank everyone for having it!  For those who are looking for the presentation I gave today, you’ll find it under Tech Topics – Operating – Digital Meteor Scatter WSJT

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South Park Beacons Return

October 11, 2012
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Many thanks to Fred WAØSIK, and the others who helped him, for all the labor that went into getting the tower up and the 144, 432 and 1296 beacons back on the air.  The 144 appears a bit anemic and will need some TLC by the consortium but they’re back on.  The 222.055 beacon is…

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A Binery Attenuator

September 11, 2012
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A short piece by Dave W6OAL on attenuators, check it out under Tech Topics Equipment

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KA0CDN/B Returns to the Air

July 12, 2012
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words and pictures Wayne N0POH On May 19th beacon consortium member Don Nelson N0YE noted that the KA0CDN/B 50.065 beacon was not audible at his place.  Both Dave W6OAL and I concurred.  Karen KA0CDN checked it out and let us know that whatever had gone wrong produced the unmistakable smell of charred electrical components. Due…

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