Reviewed by: Cam – W4XXV Title: Solder Smoke – Global Adventures in Wireless Electronics Author: Bill Meara Publish Date: 2009 Non-Fiction “Solder Smoke – Global Adventures in Wireless Electronics” is a book about Bill Meara’s journey through the magic of ham radio electronics and it’s relation to his life.
Here we go… I’m new to kit building, and pretty open to expanding and testing my skills. In looking through stories of others building kits, I became extremely intimidated by the horrible stories of seasoned builders would absolutely never tackle kits including toroids that must be wound by hand. Seemed that kit designers were somehow […]
What a wonderful time we had at Loving Field for the 2017 ARRL Field Day activity. Check out our pictures from the event, and click HERE to see the presentation on the contacts made. Great job everyone!
The New River Valley Amateur Radio Club often participates with the Mountains of Misery bicycle ride by providing communications. The course for the bike ride takes participants through mountainous terrain where cell phone communication is unreliable or non-existent. Participation of our club members enhances safety and coordination for the bicycle ride, and doubles as a […]