WB4IUY's Random Blog

I've been in Amateur Radio since 1974, and still find new and interesting things to do. I like to build, restore, and operate on the air. This is a blog of various info about my Ham Radio operations and activities, projects, and opinions. Visit www.WB4IUY.net for the lowdown at WB4IUY.

Sunday, February 20, 2011

AWA AM QSO Party, 2/19-20/11

I'm working the AWA AM QSO Party tonight and tomorrow. It runs from 23:00z Saturday 2/19 through 23:00z Sunday 2/20. There's more info at http://www.antiquewireless.org/pdf/2011am_rules.pdf . Switch your rig to AM and join the fun!

Dave WB4IUY
www.WB4IUY.net

Sunday, February 6, 2011

AM Transmitter Rally, Feb 5-6!

For those of you who enjoy working a bit of AM with whatever rig you have, there's a fun, low key event running this weekend called the AM Transmitter Rally. It's more of a huge ragchew event, and you can learn more about it here:

http://amfone.net/Amforum/index.php?topic=26348.0

I'm been having a blast, and working lots of stations on AM from all over. Folks are running everything from homebrew, military, conventional, and the new flex radio stuff. Check it out!

Dave WB4IUY
www.WB4IUY.net

Awards Tracker Updated!

David W5DJT has updated the Awards Tracker program again. It can now export files in adif format. There are two types of adif files. One that is compliant with the adif 2.2.x standards and one that works if imported into ACLog. You can download the latest version of this cool tool at:

http://www2.w5djt.com/downloads/AwardTracker-1.3.2.zip

Dave WB4IUY
www.WB4IUY.net