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, January 8th

Tuesday January 8th, 2019 @ 7:00 PM. St. Bernard Municipal Building (Rec. Hall) at 120 Washington Ave. in St. Bernard. Topic : TBD

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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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5th Annual Hamfest is Almost Here!

This Saturday is the 5th annual OH-KY-IN ARS Hamfest and there are still limited tables spaces available indoors, as well as room for outside flea market style spaces. There will be food and fun and lots of chances to pick … 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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Field Day is Here!

Join us for Field Day, Amateur Radio’s biggest event of the year! Click here to find out all the information you need to be a part of the fun!

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New FT8! WSJT-X 2.0 Full Release Available.

The newest version of WSJT-X 2.0 is now available and is not be backward compatible. Read more about it on the ARRL website.

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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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10-yr Old Nikilesh Kashyap Passes His Technician’s License!!!

Congratulations to 10-yr old Nikilesh Kashyap (and proud papa Raajesh!) on passing his Technician’s License at Milford’s testing site. On 1/16/18 Nikilesh was given the call sign KE8IPE and has already made contacts and checked into the Newcomers and Elmers … 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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