ARLX012 Former Wisconsin Section Manager Don Michalski, W9IXG (SK)

SB SPCL @ ARL $ARLX012 ARLX012 Former Wisconsin Section Manager Don Michalski, W9IXG (SK) ZCZC AX12 QST de W1AW Special Bulletin 12  ARLX012 From ARRL Headquarters Newington CT  August 17, 2018 To all radio amateurs SB SPCL ARL ARLX012 ARLX012 Former Wisconsin Section Manager Don Michalski, W9IXG (SK) Former Wisconsin ARRL Section Manager Don Michalski, W9IXG, of Madison, died on August 11. He was 77. Michalski led the Wisconsin Section from 1999 until 2015. He served as net manager for the Badger Weather Net and was active in the Wisconsin…

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ETH100 – All Good Things Must Come To An End

Episode 100! Wow, there were times over the past 26 months that I didn’t think that I would make it this far. Then there were others, some of that time was over the past few months, that I didn’t think I would make it to 100. There were times where I struggled to find something to talk about, someone to talk to about whatever topic I chose, or just find the time to record the episode. Don’t get me wrong, I love doing the podcast and wish I could continue…

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ETH099 – A Look Back Over The Past 100 Episodes!

Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! We are fastly approaching episode 100!  Since it is such a big number, I wanted to take some time and look back over the past 100 episodes and talk about some of them. NOTE: All the download numbers in this post is accurate as of March 5, 2018 Top 10 Most Download Episode Episode 76 – Software Defined Radios – Downloads: 2,788 This episode was the first of three times that I had Ria Jairam, N2RJ on my show.…

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ETH098 – A Non-Ham XYL’s View of Ham Radio

Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! A Non-Ham XYL’s View of Ham Radio Back in August of 2016, in Episode 31, I talked with Allison Hollier, KG5BHY. In that episode we talked about what it was like to be a YL with a license. At the time the plan was to bring my wife on in the next episode to get a XYL’s view of being married to a ham when she wasn’t one. Plans changed and that didn’t happen until a year and a…

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ETH097 – An Oopsy Causes A Big Scare!

Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! Tech Corner Hawaii’s recent ballistic missile scare    http://www.everythinghamradio.com/2017/07/ham-radio-license/   http://www.everythinghamradio.com/2018/02/contesting-killing-hobby/   Ham Radio 360 – All Good Things Must Come To An End   West Mountain Radio The Epic PWRgate is West Mountain Radio’s 3rd generation power gate product. It uses advanced technology to achieve a very low power loss and has maximum flexibility to charge modern batteries. Epic PWRgate is a 12 volt backup power system rated at 40 amperes continuous from either a Power Supply or…

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ETH096 – School Club Roundup, Hamvention Update and More

Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! Due to poor planning and not realizing that I hadn’t made a podcast episode yet until the night before this episode is scheduled to be released, it is just me today. We are going to be talking about the School Club Roundup, some new information about this years Hamvention and more… Tech Corner Correction from the last episode In the last episode, we talked about the stuff that was going on with the ARRL Board and some of the…

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ETH095 – Winter Field Day, The ARRL Board and More…

  Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! In this episode we have Ian Kahn back with us as a hopefully at least semi-regular co-host.  NOTE: There is a little behind the scenes part after the closing music on this episode. My wife asked if I would keep her in the episode, so how could I say no… 🙂 Tech Corner Winter Field Day Winter Field Day runs for 24 hours during the last full weekend in January each year from 1900 UTC (2pm EST) Saturday…

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ETH094 – Merry Christmas!!

Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! Tech Corner – Merry Christmas! Changes in 2018 Email subscribers – currently send email every post. Will be doing just a weekly email with all the blog posts and podcast episodes in it. It will also be more personalized rather than just a “here is what was posted” type email I am going to be writing more blog posts than I have in the past two years I am going to change my website to include a news area…

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ETH093 – NASA On The Air(NOTA)

  Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! In this episode we are going to talk with Rob Suggs, KB5EZ, about NASA On The Air or NOTA for short. Tech Corner – NASA On The Air(NOTA) From the NOTA Website: 2018 is a big year for NASA anniversaries and we’d like for you to help us celebrate. NASA was created in 1958, the first manned lunar mission was in 1968, and the first elements of the International Space Station (ISS) were launched in 1998. The club…

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ETH092 – The HamCasters

  Hello everybody and welcome back to the Everything Ham Radio Podcast! In this episode, I went on the HamRadioNow show along with several other ham radio content creators. Tech Corner – The Hamcasters In this episode I join Gary and David from the HamRadioNow Program along with five other podcasters, Youtubers and bloggers.     Sterling Coffey N0SSC (Phasing Line Podcast, YouTube star) Phasing Line Podcast http://phasinglinepodcast.com/ N0SSC Blog: http://n0ssc.com/ Dan Romanchik KB6NU (ICQ Podcast, author, blogger) ICQ Podcast https://www.icqpodcast.com/ KB6NU Blog http://www.kb6nu.com/ Curtis Mohr K5CLM (Everything Ham Radio…

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