NJ9E Dale, ham radio operator for 50 years this year, brought three go Kits and antennas to show at the meeting.
By: Mike Griffiths, KD9KMV On Saturday June 1st, the monthly Saturday breakfast was held, as usual, at Maxfield’s Pancake House in Schaumburg.
List compiled by Cliff K0QD Six Meter Club of Chicago Sunday, June 16, 2019 Wheaton IL South Milwaukee Radio Club Saturday, July 6, 2019 Oak Creek, WI Karsfest Sunday, July 21, 2019 Peotone, IL Hamfesters Radio Club Sunday, August 4, 2019 Peotone, IL W9DXCC Friday, September 13 and Saturday, September 14, 2019 St. Charles, IL … Continue reading "Upcoming Hamfests"
By: Mike Sorensen K9KQX Over the past year or so, I’ve read many articles about magnetic loop antennas, questioning to myself are they really all that great compared to the typical dipole that I’ve been using for 3+ years. Well, I finally decided to give it a shot and build something from what I had … Continue reading "Homebrew Magnetic Loop Antenna 40m – 20m"
By: Mike Griffiths, KD9KMV With Spring almost here (hi), comes the beginning of the SARC in the Park season. On Saturday May 11th, the Schaumburg Amateur Radio Club held their first one of 2019 in the grounds of the Schaumburg Community Recreation Center. WX was a little wet and unseasonably chilly, but it didn’t deter … Continue reading "SARC in the Park – Saturday May 11th 2019"