DX News – April 11, 2019

SB DX @ ARL $ARLD015 ARLD015 DX news ZCZC AE15 QST de W1AW   DX Bulletin 15  ARLD015 From ARRL Headquarters   Newington CT  April 11, 2019 To all radio amateurs    SB DX ARL ARLD015 ARLD015 DX news This week’s bulletin was made possible with information provided by EA4NF, The Daily DX, The OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and WA7BNM web sites. Thanks to all. UGANDA, 5X.  Anders, SM0HPL is QRV as 5X7W from Kampala until April 27 while…

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Are Ham Radio Clubs Dying?

Hey everybody and welcome back to Everything Ham Radio. This month I was able to go back to my ham club meeting for the first time in about three years. The last time I went to a meeting, we had about 10!people in attendance, which wasn’t great to begin with. This month when I went, I walked into two people at the meeting and another that joined us a little bit later. It’s really sad to see our membership dying like it it. When we started the club in 1995…

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Ham Radio Boost – Lessons Learned in Amateur Radio

Back in March, I got an email from Lucien Koch, DH7LM, the author of a new book called Ham Radio Boost: Lessons Learned in Amateur Radio asking me to check out his new book. Dan Romanchek, KB6NU, wrote a review on it as well which you can find here. After reading his review of it as well as a couple of the reviews and the description on Amazon, I figured, why not? It sounds like a pretty good book. In his book he talks about many different topics dealing with…

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