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Casting a Wider Net: Park and Summit Activations Might be More Accessible Than You Realize

I receive a lot of messages from my readers/subscribers noting that they would love to do POTA or SOTA activations, but either 1) park entities are too far away/inaccessible, or […]

5X3R ham radio QSL Card from Uganda

It’s All in the Cards!
QSL Cards from Uganda

Editor’s Note: Every month, DX Engineering features QSL cards from our team members’ personal collections. To highlight upcoming DXpeditions, we’ll be displaying a few of our favorite cards along with details […]

9G4X DXpedition team with banner from DX Engineering

DX Engineering Sponsors 9G4X Ghana DXpedition, Helping Hams Make “Magic” Worldwide

The team at OnAllBands is thrilled to see the number of DXpeditions steadily increase over the past few months. DX Engineering has been an active participant in making sure these […]

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Special Event Stations—Your Ticket to Special Ham Radio Fun

Hams are always looking for ways to enjoy more radio time. In addition, there are plenty of civic-minded folks among our ranks. A sure-fire way to help celebrate a special […]


A Guide to April 2023 Contests

In this traditionally rainy period of the year at DX Engineering headquarters near Akron, Ohio, here’s hoping that the month of April brings a shower of QSOs to your station. […]

Kiska Island K7K DXpedition team holding flags

Kiska Island and the K7K DXpedition from the Edge of Alaska

Written by: By Adrian KO8SCA, Hal W8HC and Yuri N3QQ Motto: “Trust your heart if the seas catch fire, live by love though the stars walk backward.” E.E. Cummings At […]

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Ham Radio Budget Pileups: Being Rare without Going Broke

One of the big things ham radio can teach us is geography. We learn about countries and small hunks of rock in a far-flung corner of the world, and if […]


A Guide to March 2023 Ham Radio Contests

With Bouvet Island 3Y0J behind us, it’s time to turn our attention to some excellent contesting opportunities as the weather warms up. March features contests for those who operate old-school […]

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Public Service: Hams Help Out at the Arnold Sports Festival

Arnold Schwarzenegger greeting athletes and spectators It takes a lot of heavy lifting from volunteers to manage an event as large as the Arnold Sports Festival. Among these volunteers are […]

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3Y0J Team Returns After Historic Bouvet Island Activation

After months of planning and preparation, many days and nights of being tossed and turned in the belly of the Marama ketch, and a harrowing but successful activation of the […]