Submitted by Steve Miller, N0SM Jim Lasley, N0JL, passed away Tuesday, November 28th, 2017 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics from complications of pneumonia and heart disease. Jim loved cw of all kinds. He had a heck of a collection of straight keys and bugs, had been an SKCC member, ARRL Life Member, […]
Submitted by RRI’s founder Rob Griffin K6YR Bill Myers, K6IFF, passed away on Thanksgiving Day, after an extended battle with cancer. Bill was a longtime traffic-handler, who, after a number of years away from amateur radio, assumed an active role on the Sixth Region Net, Cycle 4, and as Los Angeles Section Traffic Manager, recruiting […]
Submitted by Lou VK5EEE of Communicators Without Borders Resilient Communications: Morse Adaptation in Poor Propagation Conditions Cw at 12WPM can be copied down to -12dB SNR @ 2500 Hz and lower SNR with repeats and slower throughput, e.g. down to -26dB QRSS. Ref: http://www.pa3fwm.nl/technotes/tn09b.html An important skill in resilient communications is the ability to adapt […]
Submitted by Dave WB2FTX Download the full September 2017 DTN-East Traffic Report
Submitted by Steve K6JT Howdy Friends of TEX, The September/October version of the TEX/TSN/RN5 newsletter is available on the TEX website: http://www.k6jt.com/ Contents include: Hurricane Harvey – Recap of Texas Activities New QNI Newsletter available on http://www.qni-newsletter.net The Old Man and the Paper Boy, Part 1 by Scott N7NET TEX Mailbox – K4VIZ (Others in […]
Submitted by Steve K6JT Here is the Central Area RRI composite report for September. Traffic was considerably lower than August but about the same as July. Good progress in IATN Cycle 4, thanks to Marty, N9SE’s efforts. Thanks again to ND0CW and Bob, W0LAW, for their 10th area reports while Corey is still recovering. Thanks […]
H/T Don KM0R F.C.C. grants temporary 60-day waiver of symbol rate regulations for amateur radio links between U.S. and Puerto Rico. This will allow Pactor Levels 3 and 4 which are, respectively, prohibited and tightly restricted under current amateur radio regulations.