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Russian Home Made transceiver – UW3DI

Photo by UA3H Photo: Modified Russian home brew FULL QSK UW3DI-III HF Transceiver. The legendary and very famous HF transceiver was designed in the Soviet Union by Radio Amateur – Yuri Kudryavtsev (UW3DI) in 1968. The transceiver has been build … Continue reading

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HALL OF FAME: MR. RADIO, W4BPD, and GUS M. BROWNING; three names, one person!

MR. RADIO, W4BPD, and GUS M. BROWNING; three names, one person! Anyone associated with Ham Radio during the years mentioned in the marquee would have known of Mr. Browning. He sailed the seas around the Globe several times setting up … Continue reading

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Short History of My HAM Shack’s evolution

1975-1979 UA0KCE / UK0KAK (East Arctic) 1989 UA3ASL (1st Harmonic – Antonina) Moscow, Russia

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A Radio I Wish I Still Had

Many years ago, when I was SWL (UA0-139-86) I had two great Russian military receivers (see picture below). It was a heavy and very reliable equipment. After a few years (in 1975) I got my first HAM Radio call sign … Continue reading

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Это было недавно. Это было давно

Да, было времечко золотое … 10 Мегабайт за 3398 Баксов.

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Найти родственничка

Самая древняя европейская мумия, которая была найдена в Альпах на границе Италии и Австрии, поможет ученым раскрыть секреты генома человечества, а еще победить наследственные заболевания – рак, диабет и гипертонию. Для этого нужно только найти ее родственников. Совсем недавно ученые … Continue reading

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Vintage QSL cards

I was very surprised when I found a lot of vintage QSL cards at Ebay.com (ARRL DXCC Honor Roll Award even).

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Нацисты в Антарктиде

Редкая карта нацистских баз в Антарктиде 1938-39 г. (Кликабельна) Ever since it achieved unification in 1871, Germany craved colonies as a matter of national pride. But by the late nineteenth century, most of the ‘uncivilised world’ was already carved up by … Continue reading

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