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, October 1st

Tuesday October 1st, 2019 @ 7:30 PM. St. Bernard Municipal Building (Rec. Hall) at 120 Washington Ave. in St. Bernard. Topic : Program: Safety, presented by Gary KB8MYC

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6th Annual OH-KY-IN Hamfest is Almost Here!

The 6th Annual OH-KY-IN Hamfest is less than a month away! When: Saturday, September 21st, 8:00 AM to 1:00 PM Where: Aiken High School, 5641 Belmont Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45224 Admission: $5 at the door Flea Market: Indoor and outdoor … Continue reading

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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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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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