Episode 025 - Dan Romanchik - KB6NU
First License: WN8KTZ, 1971
First Rig: Heathkit DX 60 Transmitter, Hammarlund HQ101 Receiver, Heathkit “Lunchbox” on 2 meters AM
Later built: Heathkit HW-101
First Radio Club: Hazel Park Amateur Radio Club near Detroit.
Current Rig: Icom IC-746 Pro
Favorite operating mode: CW, casual contester
Favorite Contests: State QSO Parties
Biggest challenge facing ham radio: people don’t have time to pursue hobbies
Number one topic that amateurs like on blogs: Antenna Questions
What advice can you give new hams or returning hams? Read my book: 21 Things To Do After You Get Your Amateur Radio License
Parents Guide to Amateur Radio - guide for parents of a child interested in ham radio.
FCC PRB1 Protection for antenna structures
KB6NU’s Ham Radio Blog - began 12 years ago.
KB6NU’s Twitter : @KB6NU
Dan’s Study Guides
Ann Arbor Hands on Museum
Hamgadgets pico keyer
Elecraft K3 does PSK31 with paddles
All Hands Active Maker Group
Mesh Networking Equipment from Ubiquiti Networks
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Heathkit DX60 Transmitter
Hammurland HQ100 Receiver
Icom IC-746 Pro FH