Articles written by: Wayne KE8JFW


There’s Still Time to Register for the first big Ham Event of the Year: “The 2021 Propagation Summit” Webinar, January 23!

Looking for a contesting edge in 2021? Hoping to inch closer to earning your DXCC? Wondering if Solar Cycle 25 will be stellar or fizzle out like its predecessor? Then […]

Products & Product Reviews

Product Roundup: Going Mobile with DX Engineering

If you’re deciding on the right mobile radio to purchase for your home and/or vehicle, you’re likely loaded with questions. What features do I need? Should I go with single […]


It’s All in the Cards! QSLs from the Arecibo Observatory, Puerto Rico

Editor’s Note: Every month, DX Engineering features QSL cards from our team members’ personal collections. Usually we showcase ones from entities that are currently active or will soon be QRV. […]

Products & Product Reviews

New Product Showcase: RT Systems WCS-705 Programming Software for Icom’s IC-705

When a new Ham radio transceiver is released, you can rest assured the folks at RT Systems won’t be far behind with software designed to make programming that specific rig […]


Register for the Virtual Contest University “2021 Propagation Summit” Webinar Scheduled for January 23

Wondering what Solar Cycle 25 has in store? Looking for advice on making QSOs when faced with a less-than-perfect terrain? Interested in winning an Icom IC-705? Then mark your calendars […]

Technical Articles

Directional Antenna Performance without a Beam

For this OnAllBands blog post, we’ve changed our traditional Word of the Day entry to a Question of the Day: What is the best solution available for creating an optimized […]

Products & Product Reviews

Small Parts Like DX Engineering’s Resin Support Block Clamps Play a Major Role in Antenna Projects

SIn the world of amateur radio antenna building, there are many pieces and parts that don’t get their just accolades. Look closely at any complex project and you’ll find a […]


A Few Good Ways to Kick Off the Ham Radio New Year

Leave it to Hams to hit the New Year running! Get ready to celebrate by making the first QSOs of 2021 courtesy of these events: SARTG New Year RTTY Contest […]

Products & Product Reviews

Not All Guy Rings are Created Equal for Your Ham Radio Station

Pay a visit to a Ham radio station and you can tell a lot with a few observations. Some Hams like to show off their expensive rigs, powerful linear amps, […]

Amateur Radio News

DX Engineering Ham Radio Year in Review

To say the least, 2020 will go down in the log books as the year no one could have predicted—and no one could have wanted. As we flipped our calendars […]