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About n6xn

It all started in 1968 at a small 100 Watt radio station in Napa California. Looks like I finally got my priorities straight: the career is on the back burner and the K3 is getting some air time.

Digital HF, FT-8 upgrade

FT8 users: The WSJT-X development team is urging you to update the version of your software to a version of WSJT-X v2.0 on December 10. Joe Taylor, K1JT, writes: “As soon as possible after December 10, and certainly by January 1, 2019, everyone should be … Continue reading

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Found in Hong Kong market

W6KNY is in Hong Kong for a couple weeks and found this sweatshirt hoodie that is perfect for that ham radio operator:

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Concern Rising within Amateur Radio Community over WWV-WWVH Shut Down Proposal

08/21/2018 ARRL members and Amateur Radio clubs are expressing increased concern over the inclusion of WWV and WWVH on a list of proposed cuts in the White House’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Fiscal Year 2019 budget request. … Continue reading

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New Technician Question Pool Update

New Technician Question Pool to take effect on July 1, 2018.  If you are planning to take the Technician Class exam (for a new license) be sure you are studying from the correct guide.  To view all three question pools … Continue reading

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John Stewart WV6P – SK

Details in the Napa Register

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