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Morse Code Skateboard

June 29, 2014


2o years ago I bought a skateboard by a company named Cream. The deck featured a simple graphic of an antenna tower with a ‘C’ at the top blasting out megawatts of rail-slide and 5-0 grinding awesomeness. I was drawn to this deck simply because of the graphic. I’ve always allowed radio culture to¬† permeate […]

World Radiosport Team Championship 2014

May 8, 2014


Radio World Magazine published my article on the World Radiosport Team Championship. Check the article out here. The organizing committee set up 25 test stations in 2013, during the International Amateur Radio Union’s HF Championship contest. I managed to work at least two of the stations and recently received the QSL cards: This year’s event […]

The most interesting radio operator in the world #2

April 16, 2014


Spy Numbers in the Movies – the one Wikipedia forgot

April 10, 2014


My article on Spy Numbers stations in the January issue of Radio World Magazine has already been added to the “Further Reading” section of the Wikipedia article on the topic. The Wikipedia article also contains a section which lists the places where numbers stations have been referenced in mass media. But they are missing one: […]

The Most Interesting Radio Operator in the World

January 10, 2014


ARRL Centennial QSO Party

January 5, 2014


2014 marks the centennial anniversary of the foremost amateur radio organization in the world – the American Radio Relay League (ARRL). The league officially formed in 1914 during the infancy of radio transmission technology, which shows how crucial amateur radio was to the development, advancement and distribution of the technologies that have become so ubiquitous […]

CQ Santa…CQ Santa…

December 21, 2013


This Holiday season we’ve had a pair of mischievous little elves running around creating havoc at night. Fortunately most of their activities have been pretty tame like the night they were up playing Monopoly. Or the night they got jealous of our real dog and decided to make some balloon dogs that they could take […]