Episode 115 - Bob Witte - K0NR
First License: Novice 19 years old, 1977. WD9AJO, while a student at Purdue University
Midland two meter transceiver, crystal controlled, like the 13-509.
HF Eico 753 triband radio SSB
Worked for Hewlett Packard, Loveland
Elmer: Virgil Leenerts, W0INK
Favorite Modes: SSB, VHF and 6 meters
Favorite Contest: June ARRL VHF contest
Bob’s blog at K0NR.com.
SOTA - Summits on the Air
National Parks on the Air
XYL: Joyce Witte, K0JJW
Arrow Antenna, 3 Element Yagi
Yaesu FT1DR - new C4FM dual band handheld radio, VHF/UHF
Colorado 14teeners - 54 mountain peaks
1600 SOTA peaks in Colorado
Stu Turner W0STU - technician license class
Air Force Academy - Colorado Springs
Tri-Lakes Monument Radio Association
Tech Day - one day event targeted at the beginning technician
The ARRL Ham Radio License Manual
Technician Class 2014-18 FCC Element 2 Radio License Preparation 8th Edition, By Gorden West, WB6NOA
Stu Turner books on Amazon
Shack Talk Article - Is Alaska a country?
From K0NR website: Blog post about artificial scarcity
The DXCC list - the list of countries that count from DXCC
K0NR repeater and remote base station
ISS Packet Radio - how to work the ISS using APRS
Yaesu Fusion repeater
C4FM Yaesu digital format
DMR Hot Spot - Radio Geek’s discussion of DMR hot spots
DVMega Hot Spot
K0NR most excited about:
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Midland 13-509 Two Meter FM Tranceiver
Yaesu FT-1DR C4FM Dual Band Portables