The DXZone.com Amateur Radio Internet Guide

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09/20/2017 06:12 PM
DAV FCA1000 HF+50 MHz Power Amplifier
FCA1000 new Solid State RF Power amplifier for the HF Bands + 50 MHz by DAV

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Top Amateur Radio links of the week Issue 1729
Shortened EFHW Antenna 80-10m, How Common Mode Chokes Work, Multiband trapped end fed antenna, RF Safety at Field Day, WSJT-X, Yaesu Mark V FT 1000 MP, Adventure Radio Society

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Top Amateur Radio links of the week Issue 1728
Chocking the End-Fed Antenna, Building and Using an Experimental Beverage, Building the Moxon Antenna, DX Maps, Morse Code Beacon Keyer, UHF Connector, The WB0RIO 28 Mhz Arduino Beacon, CQ World Wide VHF Contest, RI0C DX Pedition Iony Isl.

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Top Amateur Radio links of the week Issue 1727
Band Conditions, An HF Mobile Antenna, HF Band QRM/QRN Noise Canceller, Carmobeam, A simple DIY Desk Microphone, Colour TFT display with Touch controlled VFO BFO, Outdoor HF Antenna Switch, FT8900 Handsfree , Radio Frequency - ICOM R8500, Barron County Amateur Radio Association,

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
CQ WW Rule Changes
CQ Announce changes to rules for 2017 CQ WW SSB and CW Contest

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Kenwood TS-590 Resources
Kenwood TS-590S HF and 6m transceiver resources, reviews and tests. Kenwood new TS-590S Allmode HF ham radio transceiver

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
RV Ham Radio & Camping
Ham Radio operators enjoing RVing caravaning and camping

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Morgain 40 80
Antennas/Morgain
A multiband no traps antenna that can work on 40 and 80 meters band. Total lenght of this wire antenna is 20 meters, that make this antenna suitable for restricted lots or backyards. Article in Italian with some interesting pictures taken.

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Morgain Antenna by DL6GD
Antennas/Morgain
A schematic antenna for a 40-80 Morgain dipole antenna with diagram and pictures, article partially in german

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Sangean ATS-505 Review
Radio Equipment/Receivers
An inexpensive portable radio that you can travel with. ATS-505 would be a good choice for a first-time purchaser of a shortwave radio.

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Morgain 80-160
Antennas/Morgain
A dual band antenna designed to work on low bands and in this article on 80 and 160 meters band. Total lenght of this folded dipole is 37,60 meters. Includes some details for fine tuning on 160 meters. Article in italia

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Morgain Antenna, the old lady
Antennas/Morgain
An introduction to history of Morgain Antenna, since the early origins in Virginia, to the current home made projects and design available on the net. Article in Italian

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Morgain 40-80 by IM0JZJ
Antennas/Morgain
This folded dipole, can be even built for 10 and 20 meters band, and can also give good results on 15 meters, with the sole lenght of just 20 meter of total lenght. Originally born to work on 40 meters, can be adapted for any band.

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
ICOM IC-R72E Review
Radio Equipment/Receivers
The ICOM IC-R72E a neat compact communications receiver. Coverage: LW, MW, SW (0.1- 30.0 MHz continuous) discontinued in 1998

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Trapped Dipole for 12 and 17 Meters
Antennas/17M
A small sized and very cheap antenna project that allow you to work on WARC bands with a total gain very close to the dipole in both bands. On 12 meters is a normal dipole, while on 17 is a trapped dipole. Article in Italia

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
Five Antennas Switch Box
Technical Reference/Antenna Switch
A project of a 5 Antennas Relay Switch Box, all Switches & Relays have both contacts wired in parallel to improve reliability of operation, to prevent static build up, when an antenna is not in use the feeder coax is grounded.

09/20/2017 06:12 PM
DC Distribution Box Project
Technical Reference/Power Supply
DC Distribution Box with Reverse Voltage, Over Voltage and Transient Protection, A multi-way DC distribution board. Standardised connections to protect against accidental reverse connections. Diode protection, incorporating a transient suppressor. An over-voltage crowbar circuit. Option to add a digital volt meter display