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Ham Radio 2.0 Youtube

Xiegu G90 Review and Xiegu XPA125B Amp Demo – Parks on the Air

Xiegu G90 with the XPA125B Amp – match up demo and review. This was a video I recorded at one of my POTA activations, K-3005. Links below:

Xiegu G90 – https://mfjenterprises.com/products/xg90
Complete list of products in this video – https://kit.co/kc5hwb/xiegu-g90-for-pota-video

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???? Be sure to support my sponsors, who make this series possible: ????
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????Check out my Amazon Store, where I make small commissions on some items: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradio2.0

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LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/ham-radio-2-0/

★ MORE HAM RADIO ON YOUTUBE★
Livestreams first and third Sunday evening of each month, check this link for times: http://hamradio2.com/livestream

★ FIND ME ELSEWHERE ON YOUTUBE★
Craft Beer: https://www.youtube.com/texasbrewcrafters
How To Make Videos on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCafx-65vv-P48CLes5XyszQ
DOG Rescuing and Fostering: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMEFyooJFaNR_hCwg_U_BwA

✔ SOURCES ✔
AREDN Mesh Networking Hardware: https://tinyurl.com/y75atknv
Get a DMR or NXDN ID: https://goo.gl/dVtCNY
TAPR DCC of 2019: http://tinyurl.com/y2gt8lpx
ALL the DMR Radios: https://goo.gl/iK9ja1
How to write a DMR codeplug: https://goo.gl/tCrrws
**Get your TECHNICIAN License! https://tinyurl.com/y8ksuxax
Upgrade to GENERAL! http://tinyurl.com/w2lzsc5
DMR, DSTAR and YSF Hotspots: https://goo.gl/d1V5d1

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Mail: 2150 W. Northwest Highway #114-1163, Grapevine TX 76051
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KK6USY Ham Radio Adventures Youtube

SOTA Activation Kratka Ridge W6/CT-014 in the San Gabriel High Country.

In this video I will show a Summits On The Air (SOTA) Activation on short but steep hike to a prominent ridge in the San Gabriel High Country in Los Angeles County With K6TNT and Myself KK6USY. We pass through a abandoned ski resort, and top it off with outstanding views of the middle of the front range and San Gabriel Wilderness.

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Dave Cassler Youtube

Amateur Extra Lesson 7.3, Interference and Noise (AE2020-7.3)

Here is your video introduction to Section 7.3, Interference and Noise, in the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio, 12th Edition, 2020-2024.

Subscribe: https://youtube.com/user/davecasler. Ask Dave Playlist: https://goo.gl/inaQeB. Tip Jar: http://ke0og.net/tip-jar

To learn more about me, visit: http://www.dcasler.com/about/
Tip jar (on my website): http://www.dcasler.com/tip-jar/ (provides a method to use your credit card via PayPal, Also describes Patreon)
To pose an Ask Dave question: http://www.dcasler.com/ask-dave/ or http://www.ke0og.net/ask-dave/
To order the most recent and up-to-date Amateur Extra videos on a thumb drive: http://dcasler.com/aevids-on-stick/

Theme music is “Sour Tennessee Red,” by John Deley and the 41 Players, courtesy YouTube Music Library.
I use drawings from OpenClipArt.org, including the “walking man”
Technician training videos, see http://www.ke0og.net/training/
General training videos, see http://www.ke0og.net/general/
Amateur Extra training videos, see http://www.ke0og.net/extra/
List of the Ask Dave videos, see http://dcasler.com/ask-dave/#askdavelist
Thanks to my sweet wife, Loretta, KBØVWW, for both audio and video assistance! (Her website is www.aldea-art.com.)

My primary website: http://www.dcasler.com
The ham radio part of my website (direct link): http://www.ke0og.net
My publishing website: http://www.mtsneffelspress.com, where you can find my fantasy and science fiction books, as well as some local history books I publish for the Ridgway Railroad Museum and the Ouray County Historical Society
My Amazon author page, which lists my print and Kindle books: http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B00471I0Q4.

I’m often asked what equipment I use to create the videos. The devices include the Panasonic DMC-G7 camera, Panasonic HDC-TM90 video camera, GoPro Hero2 HD camera, Tascam DR-05 audio recorder, Audio-Technica ATR-3350 lapel microphone, Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W560 digital camera, the Kodak Zi-8 video camera, my iPhone 5S. Software used: CyberLink PowerDirector 17 on an HP Gaming Pavilion, also using Smoothdraw 4.0.5.0, FastStone Image Viewer 5.3, FastStone Capture 8.0, Audacity 2.1.1, LibreOffice 5.0.4.2, and Ink2Go 1.7.2. You can see how my studio is set up by viewing https://youtu.be/wFSQ8vtNA5A.

Twitter: @dcasler

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Dave Cassler Youtube

Amateur Extra Lesson 7.2, Receiver Performance (AE2020-7.2)

Here’s your video introduction to Section 7.2, Receiver Performance, in the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio, 12th Edition, 2020-2024.

Subscribe: https://youtube.com/user/davecasler. Ask Dave Playlist: https://goo.gl/inaQeB. Tip Jar: http://ke0og.net/tip-jar

To learn more about me, visit: http://www.dcasler.com/about/
Tip jar (on my website): http://www.dcasler.com/tip-jar/ (provides a method to use your credit card via PayPal, Also describes Patreon)
To pose an Ask Dave question: http://www.dcasler.com/ask-dave/ or http://www.ke0og.net/ask-dave/
To order the most recent and up-to-date Amateur Extra videos on a thumb drive: http://dcasler.com/aevids-on-stick/

Theme music is “Sour Tennessee Red,” by John Deley and the 41 Players, courtesy YouTube Music Library.
I use drawings from OpenClipArt.org, including the “walking man”
Technician training videos, see http://www.ke0og.net/training/
General training videos, see http://www.ke0og.net/general/
Amateur Extra training videos, see http://www.ke0og.net/extra/
List of the Ask Dave videos, see http://dcasler.com/ask-dave/#askdavelist
Thanks to my sweet wife, Loretta, KBØVWW, for both audio and video assistance! (Her website is www.aldea-art.com.)

My primary website: http://www.dcasler.com
The ham radio part of my website (direct link): http://www.ke0og.net
My publishing website: http://www.mtsneffelspress.com, where you can find my fantasy and science fiction books, as well as some local history books I publish for the Ridgway Railroad Museum and the Ouray County Historical Society
My Amazon author page, which lists my print and Kindle books: http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B00471I0Q4.

I’m often asked what equipment I use to create the videos. The devices include the Panasonic DMC-G7 camera, Panasonic HDC-TM90 video camera, GoPro Hero2 HD camera, Tascam DR-05 audio recorder, Audio-Technica ATR-3350 lapel microphone, Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W560 digital camera, the Kodak Zi-8 video camera, my iPhone 5S. Software used: CyberLink PowerDirector 17 on an HP Gaming Pavilion, also using Smoothdraw 4.0.5.0, FastStone Image Viewer 5.3, FastStone Capture 8.0, Audacity 2.1.1, LibreOffice 5.0.4.2, and Ink2Go 1.7.2. You can see how my studio is set up by viewing https://youtu.be/wFSQ8vtNA5A.

Twitter: @dcasler

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Ham Radio Tv Youtube

2MC Net | How Fast Can You Leave | 08-26-20

#Ham #Radio #Jeep #2MC
2MC ANTI-NET EVERY WEDNESDAY AT 7PM PST
INFO: Channel 2 for the Anti-Nets if this one is down will be over on Nick’s / KN6DAL channel Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvQ5mDcc4zlgdW10hy3c5Fg

This is not a net in the traditional way and everyone is a visitor. We take check-ins so we can circle back to people and give them a chance to chat. There is a Facebook Group to join under “2MC”.
EchoLink and AllStar was added in the beginning of 2020 to allow people globally to check in and join the fun. Also, we leave the links up all the time. So feel free to key up the repeater anytime.

Check Out Our Discord: https://discord.gg/vT7Yh8Q

Primary EchoLink is W6VVR-R and Secondary is WG5EEK-L. You can also use our AllStar Node 51094

Live AllStar/EchoLink website & more: https://WG5EEK.com

A huge thank you to the Vaca Valley Radio Club – W6VVR for the use of the repeater. It’s a great machine sitting on top of Mt. Vaca around 2,800 feet high, about 60 miles East from San Francisco. Link to club’s website: https://w6vvr.net/

Behind the Scenes:
I’m in my garage shack
Yaesu FT-991A is the radio
Mackie Mix12FX mixer
AKG Perception 120 condenser microphone on a boom
Two different Logitech webcams
The software is OBS
2020 Custom PC Build
Link to Build: https://pcpartpicker.com/b/mBgwrH

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Ham Radio 2.0 Youtube

Ham Radio Antennas | Base Station Antennas – What Do The YouTubers Use? YTB #19

HAM RADIO ANTENNAS! We get asked this question often – What Ham Radio Base Station Antenna do you use? What is the best ham radio base station antenna? There are many, many choices out there and none of them are necessarily wrong, but today the YouTubers Bunch talk about what we personally use for both base station and portable operations – this is a long episode, so take a look and I hope you enjoy it!

Be sure and subscribe to these great channels:
Ham Radio Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/hoshnasi
N0SSC: https://youtube.com/n0ssc
K6UDA Radio: https://www.youtube.com/K6UDA
K8MRD Radio Stuff: http://youtube.com/k8mrdradiostuff
Kyle – AA0Z: https://www.youtube.com/kyleaa0z
SevenForty1: https://www.youtube.com/user/sevenforty1
DX Commander – https://www.youtube.com/user/m0mcx
The Smokin Ape – https://www.youtube.com/TheSmokinApe
Goodgame Ham Radio, Bees, and Outdoors – https://www.youtube.com/goodgamehamradiobeesoutdoors
Temporarily Offline – http://youtube.com/temporarilyoffline
Digital Analog Ham – https://www.youtube.com/user/ukgadget2
Laboenligne – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6Ib70Ja70L7pb4EOdIYaLQ
K6ARK Portable Radio – https://www.youtube.com/user/Vector511c

Quick Links:
00:00 Intro
01:37 YTB Intro
05:24 AA0Z Antennas
13:03 KI6NAZ Antennas
18:55 KM9G Antennas
21:34 K5ATA Antennas
24:45 N1NUG Antennas
29:25 K8MRD Antennas
39:07 K6ARK Antennas
45:10 N0SSC Antennas
54:30 VA2PV Antennas
1:04:20 DX IDIOT
1:09:07 K6UDA Antennas
1:22:12 2E0UKH Antennas

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📜 Be sure to support my sponsors, who make this series possible: 📜
https://gifts4hams.com
https://www.randl.com
https://www.buytwowayradios.com

👀Check out my Amazon Store, where I make small commissions on some items: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradio2.0

😎 Ham Radio 2.0 Is Now Multi-Platform! 😎
Bitchute – https://www.bitchute.com/HamRadio20
Full30 – https://www.full30.com/channels/ham-radio-20
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/ham-radio-2-0/

★ MORE HAM RADIO ON YOUTUBE★
Livestreams first and third Sunday evening of each month, check this link for times: http://hamradio2.com/livestream

★ FIND ME ELSEWHERE ON YOUTUBE★
Craft Beer: https://www.youtube.com/texasbrewcrafters
How To Make Videos on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCafx-65vv-P48CLes5XyszQ
DOG Rescuing and Fostering: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMEFyooJFaNR_hCwg_U_BwA

✔ SOURCES ✔
AREDN Mesh Networking Hardware: https://tinyurl.com/y75atknv
Get a DMR or NXDN ID: https://goo.gl/dVtCNY
TAPR DCC of 2019: http://tinyurl.com/y2gt8lpx
ALL the DMR Radios: https://goo.gl/iK9ja1
How to write a DMR codeplug: https://goo.gl/tCrrws
**Get your TECHNICIAN License! https://tinyurl.com/y8ksuxax
Upgrade to GENERAL! http://tinyurl.com/w2lzsc5
DMR, DSTAR and YSF Hotspots: https://goo.gl/d1V5d1

✉ JOIN MY NEWSLETTER ✉
All Patreon contributors receive a monthly Newsletter. Please consider supporting the cause today! – https://goo.gl/FkESU6

Theme and background music courtesy of https://www.bensound.com

⚑ SUBSCRIBE TO MY CHANNEL ⚑
If you are interested in my videos like this and want to support my efforts, please consider subscribing – https://goo.gl/6hjh2J

ツ CONNECT WITH ME ツ
Leave a comment on this video and it’ll get a response. Or you can connect with me on different social platforms too:
Discord: https://hamradio2.com/discord
Facebook: https://hamradio2.com/facebook
Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/hamradio
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hamradio2dot0
Twitter: https://twitter.com/hamradio2dot0
LinkedIn: https://tinyurl.com/y7h87eoj
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MERCH! T-shirts and Hats to support the show!
http://www.shop.hamradio2.com

iTunes…………….► https://goo.gl/dZYcBb
Discord…………………► https://hamradio2.com/discord
Facebook……………..►https://hamradio2.com/facebook
Twitter………………….► https://twitter.com/hamradio2dot0
Instagram……………..► https://www.instagram.com/hamradio2dot0

Mail: 2150 W. Northwest Highway #114-1163, Grapevine TX 76051
Thanks for watching!
#Hamradio

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Dave Cassler Youtube

Amateur Extra Lesson 7.1, Test Equipment (AE2020-7.1)

Here’s your video introduction to Section 7.1, Test Equipment, in the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio, 12th Edition, 2020-2024.

Subscribe: https://youtube.com/user/davecasler. Ask Dave Playlist: https://goo.gl/inaQeB. Tip Jar: http://ke0og.net/tip-jar

To learn more about me, visit: http://www.dcasler.com/about/
Tip jar (on my website): http://www.dcasler.com/tip-jar/ (provides a method to use your credit card via PayPal, Also describes Patreon)
To pose an Ask Dave question: http://www.dcasler.com/ask-dave/ or http://www.ke0og.net/ask-dave/
To order the most recent and up-to-date Amateur Extra videos on a thumb drive: http://dcasler.com/aevids-on-stick/

Theme music is “Sour Tennessee Red,” by John Deley and the 41 Players, courtesy YouTube Music Library.
I use drawings from OpenClipArt.org, including the “walking man”
Technician training videos, see http://www.ke0og.net/training/
General training videos, see http://www.ke0og.net/general/
Amateur Extra training videos, see http://www.ke0og.net/extra/
List of the Ask Dave videos, see http://dcasler.com/ask-dave/#askdavelist
Thanks to my sweet wife, Loretta, KBØVWW, for both audio and video assistance! (Her website is www.aldea-art.com.)

My primary website: http://www.dcasler.com
The ham radio part of my website (direct link): http://www.ke0og.net
My publishing website: http://www.mtsneffelspress.com, where you can find my fantasy and science fiction books, as well as some local history books I publish for the Ridgway Railroad Museum and the Ouray County Historical Society
My Amazon author page, which lists my print and Kindle books: http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B00471I0Q4.

I’m often asked what equipment I use to create the videos. The devices include the Panasonic DMC-G7 camera, Panasonic HDC-TM90 video camera, GoPro Hero2 HD camera, Tascam DR-05 audio recorder, Audio-Technica ATR-3350 lapel microphone, Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W560 digital camera, the Kodak Zi-8 video camera, my iPhone 5S. Software used: CyberLink PowerDirector 17 on an HP Gaming Pavilion, also using Smoothdraw 4.0.5.0, FastStone Image Viewer 5.3, FastStone Capture 8.0, Audacity 2.1.1, LibreOffice 5.0.4.2, and Ink2Go 1.7.2. You can see how my studio is set up by viewing https://youtu.be/wFSQ8vtNA5A.

Twitter: @dcasler

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K6UDA Radio Show Youtube

California Is Burning Again

Hurricanes, Floods, Fires, Civil Unrest, on top of the great political covid scare, California’s Emergency notification system is failing again. If you havn’t already either got your Ham Radio license or another mean of last resort communications plan, now is the time.

Let’s have a discussion about your emergency comms plan.

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Ham Radio 2.0 Youtube

Lunchtime Livestream – Hurricane Watch!

Join me today for some general QSO about Ham Radio and the Hurricane Watch for Laura!

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Ham Radio Crash Course Youtube

Summits On The Air (SOTA) NET With W6RIP

Kevin W6RIP and I were speakers on a local ham radio repeater net on the topic of Summits On The Air (SOTA).

Sub to Kevin W6RIP: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBBxgRKgEF2138U54Z7xVqg
& Adam K6ARK: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiVRd1ydpJCKLFtNvPUpisg
If you’re looking for an active repeater that support echolink and All-Star, check out the Keller Peak Repeater http://www.kpra.net/

HRCC Merch can be found at https://HamTactical.com

Monthly newsletter, stickers, private content:
https://www.patreon.com/hoshnasi

Links to products in the video: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse
As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Current Shack Config:
ICOM 7300: https://amzn.to/2sVdpOq
ICOM 2730a: https://amzn.to/2JqrASg
MFJ-4230DMP: http://www.mfjenterprises.com/Product.php?productid=MFJ-4230DMP
G5RV: https://amzn.to/2KfETGv

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Companies can send demo products to: Josh Nass P.O Box 5101 Cerritos, Ca. 90703-5101