OH-KY-IN Amateur Radio Society is one of the leading amateur radio organizations in the Cincinnati, Ohio area and has been for most of it’s 50-plus year history. We are a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of all things radio. No matter the amateur radio interest, OH-KY-IN members are involved.

Next Meeting Tuesday, December 3rd

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 @ 7:30 PM. St. Bernard Municipal Building (Rec. Hall) at 120 Washington Ave. in St. Bernard. Program Topic: 2020 Officer Elections and Annual Holiday Party

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Due to technical difficulties our nets may change. Please check our Net page for updates http://ohkyin.org/wp/club-activities/nets/

CQ Magazine Recognizes our own Steve AA8SW

CQ magazine has awarded Steve AA8SW the #1 Call Area 8 – USA Rookie Low Power ALL Bands award (and he was #4 North America and #15 World!! Congrats Steve, well done!! Check out the current CQ Magazine issue, page … Continue reading

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SSTV Program Slides

Here are the slides from the March 5th meeting program on SSTV: http://ohkyin.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/SSTV.pdf

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Radio Interview of Thomas Witherspoon by Justin KE8COY

Recently our own Justin (KE8COY) had the opportunity to interview Thomas Witherspoon (K4SWL) about a number of projects Thomas has going, including the excellent blog SWLing Post and his work with the charity Ears To Our World (ETOW). Thomas is … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Observatory 175th Anniversary Special Event

Time : Friday Nov 9th 18:00EST  – Sunday Nov 11th 23:59EST Bands : HF Mode : All Modes Call Sign : K8SCH   Results: On Friday November 9th, several members of OH-KY-IN activated the Cincinnati Observatory Center as a special … Continue reading

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The Exam Corner is Live!

Readers of the Q-Fiver are already familiar with the work Steve (AA8SW) is doing for helping folks study for the General Exam. Due to the upcoming changes in the study text and the General Exam in 2019, Steve is accelerating … Continue reading

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New Addition to our Library

by Justin, KE8COY. I’m pleased to announce we have a new book in the club library this month. Exploding the Phone: the Untold Story of the Teenagers and Outlaws who Hacked Ma Bell by Phil Lapsley.

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2 New Articles Posted on All Things Radio Website

Hi Folks! Just passing along 2 new articles I posted on my website All Things Radio (http://ak3q.com/2018/11/two-new-articles-posted-on-reviews-and-how-tos-page/) These are articles previously published in The Spectrum Monitor, and includes a review of the uBITX transceiver I showed at our recent DIY … Continue reading

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Working the Really Low Bands – Robert AK3Q

Last time around I introduced some ideas on working LF and VLF bands, and in this article I discuss some antenna designs which can be effective for making the most of these big signals.

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Joe, KA2UYB’s YouTube Interview

While working from home on Monday, I turned on the 2-meter, and heard a very interesting conversation.

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Exploring the Really Low Bands – Robert AK3Q

I find myself becoming more and more interested in chasing some of the experimental stations and beacons which reside down in the 200-500kHz portion of the band, as well as signals in the 136kHz band. This might sound odd for someone who … Continue reading

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