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AB1222 information

AB1222 is a modification to the “Hands-free” cell phone law that went into effect on January 1st.  This modification affects every Ham radio operator who operates mobile.  Here are links that will provide the latest information on this bill and more … Continue reading

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W6CO Dstar Update

            Dstar status The gateway computer, the gizmo that ties the  repeater to the internet, is now upgraded for Dplus G-3.             Dplus G-3. What is it and why do we … Continue reading

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Update: California Handheld Com Devices

From Arrl News,  An update concerning the use of handheld communications devices while driving has been issued by the California Legislature. While not intended to eliminate the use of Ham Radio devices, the wording of the update can easily be … Continue reading

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New link in Member’s Favorites

A new link has been added to the Member’s Favorites: “Find your Lot Size”. When you enter your address you will see a satellite image of your house with the ability to set markers and determine distances. Want to know … Continue reading

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Amateur Radio Parity Act – an update

I just observed, on CSPAN TV, the passage of HR-555, the Amateur Radio Parity Act, by a voice vote.  This bill will now be sent to the Senate for their passage, which will result in that bill being sent to … Continue reading

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