Amateur Radio Field Day

Amateur Radio Field Day

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Field Day - Amateur Radio's Open House! If you've never been on the air or if you are interested in checking out what Amateur Radio is all about (and if you live in the US), check out Field Day. (more…)
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Aviation Scanning with Dave Pascoe, KM3T, from LiveATC.net

Aviation Scanning with Dave Pascoe, KM3T, from LiveATC.net

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Aviation Scanning - Don't let it go over your head! To someone who has never tuned the aviation band, all the rapid transmissions between aircraft and the controllers can sound like a mash of directions, numbers, letters, and frequencies.  This session of the Scanner School will help you stay grounded while scanning the aviation band. (more…)
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Scanning Air Shows

Scanning Air Shows

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One of my favorite activities is scanning air shows Memorial Day weekend on Long Island means a few things.   First, it means remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice serving our great nation.   It is a time to reflect on those currently serving, as well as their families.  It means setting up the BBQ, catching a parade, or the Jones Beach Air Show.   In addition, this is usually the same time as Fleet Week in NYC, so we have a lot of Military service members and air craft in our area! (more…)
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Scanning and Fire Buff Photography

Scanning and Fire Buff Photography

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Fire Buff Photography with Jim Peruta Today we welcome Jim Peruta, a 45 year veteran of the Volunteer Fire Buff Photography Scene.   Jim shares his wisdom and shares how he captures the incredible images he posts on his site, res23cue.net. (more…)
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Severe Weather Monitoring and Weather Alert Radios

Severe Weather Monitoring and Weather Alert Radios

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Severe Weather Monitoring goes beyond just scanning the weather band Your scanner might double as a weather alert radio, but it can do more than just alert you during severe weather.   You might find that the Amateur Radio Band, GMRS , and FRS bands have active weather spotters in your neighborhood that can keep you up to date on weather conditions. (more…)
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Tips and Tricks when dealing with Simulcast

Tips and Tricks when dealing with Simulcast

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Simulcast is when multiple transmit locations broadcast the same information at the same time on the same frequency Simulcast can cause problems with digital reception on today's scanners.  We have some tips and tricks when dealing with simulcast and run through a few solutions on today's podcast (more…)
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