Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Simplicity and a Basic Approach to DXpeditions



This week's W5KUB.com show (October 13th) will have a special guest, Paul Ewing, N6PSE, of San Jose, California. Paul will share pictures and discuss his past and future DXpeditions using simplicity and a basic approach. He is a retired Information Technology & Security consultant. Paul was an early Internet pioneer running the systems, networks, and data centers for Internet companies; such as, eBay, Yahoo, and Google during their early years. He has been an amateur radio operator since 1982, maintains an amateur radio blog, and is a serious DXer! Paul's DX accomplishments include:Member of the 3D2R Rotuma Island DXpedition -Sept-Oct, 2011Member of the ET3AA team from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - December, 2011Member of the 7O6T Team from Socotra, Yemen - May 2012Co-Leader of the 3D2C Conway Reef Dxpedition - September, 2012Member of the XZ1J Myanmar DXpedition - November 15-26th, 2013Co-Leader of the E30FB Eritrea DXpedition - March, 2015Will be co-Leader of the Dxpedition to South Sandwich and South Georgia Islands - January, 2016Next week (October 20) our guest will be Dan Romanchik, KB6NU. Dan has a great amateur radio blog and has helped scores of hams upgrade their licenses.

Riley Hollingsworth, Joe Eisenberg, and Emmett Hohensee have joined the show and will provide lots of new and great items for discussion. They will alternate appearances as their schedules permit.

Please send your FCC related questions via email to Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH. Riley retired from the FCC's Compliance and Information Bureau as Legal Adviser for Enforcement Program. He will answer your questions during his next appearance.

Amateur Radio Roundtable is a live weekly amateur radio webcast, held every Tuesday night at 8 PM CDT (0100 UTC Wednesday) at W5KUB.com. The show covers a wide range of topics for ham radio operators and electronic hobbyists; including balloon launches, satellite, go-kits, emergency communications, SDR, digital modes, DXing, home brewing, hamfest updates, and more. Viewers will have the opportunity to ask questions via the chat room or telephone.

Towards the end of each show, we provide a link and viewers who have a camera, microphone, and a Google+ account, can join the show. Your video and audio will be on the webcast. This part of the show is very informal and up to 10 people can join. We talk about anything the viewers want to discuss.

We want to share pictures of your ham shack. Send a picture of your ham shack with a description and we will feature your shack pictures on the show. In fact, if you give us your permission, your shack could be used as the background of that week's webcast!

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Join us for fun and interesting discussions!

Tom Medlin, W5KUB

Thanks to Mac, K2GKK for this post


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