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Building a Light Box for Ham Radio Photos

I enjoy sharing my experiences and projects by writing articles for several different amateur radio periodicals. All of the pictures used for my articles recently have been taken with my […]

Products & Product Reviews

Gear Up for Field Day (Part 3)

With ARRL 2021 Field Day (June 26-27) only a few weeks away, it’s still not to0 late to make sure you’re fully prepared for a weekend of honing your portable […]

Amateur Radio News

Memories of Field Day Adventures

I started out in Amateur Radio 40 years ago this summer, and I have participated in Field Day, in one way or another, every year. My experiences have been many […]

Products & Product Reviews

Product Review: DX Engineering RXSHARE Audio Splitter for Multi- and Single-Operator Contesting

OnAllBands blogger, noted ham radio author, and member of the CQ Contest Hall of Fame, Ward Silver, N0AX, takes a close look at the DX Engineering RXSHARE—an innovative device that […]

Events

A Guide to June 2021 Ham Radio Contests and Events

More pleasant weather can only mean one thing for hams in June: Field Day (June 26-27)! Let’s hope Mother Nature is in a generous mood as we set up our […]

Products & Product Reviews

Ham Products for Effective Grounding and Lightning Protection: DX Engineering Copper Cleaning Kit

If you need to remove oxides before joining or mounting something to a copper mounting plate, like a Radio RF Ground Plane Kit, GBWM-W Copper Ground Bus Wall Mount, or […]

Events / Photo Galleries

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

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 […]

Technical Articles

What is LoTW, Why Should You Sign Up for it, and How Do You Use it?

When I started out in Amateur Radio 40 years ago this summer, there were basically three ways to exchange a written confirmation of a contact (a QSL card): Mail your […]

Products & Product Reviews

Add the ARRL’s New Repeater Directory to Your List of Essential Books

Whether you’re a new ham just starting out on the VHF/UHF bands, an EMCOMM specialist, or a longtime mobile radio owner who likes to stay in contact on the road, […]

Products & Product Reviews

Ham Products for Effective Grounding and Lightning Protection: DX Engineering Radio RF Ground Plane Kits

How much fun would amateur radio be if all Hams agreed on every aspect of the hobby? Not nearly as enjoyable, we suspect. Spirited—and hopefully civil—debate about everything from proper […]