Ham Radio Crash Course Podcast
Ham Radio: No Time To Die

Ham Radio: No Time To Die

January 21, 2022

Show Notes (contains affiliate links): Ham Radio: No Time To Die

 

On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, we talk about what has tried to kill ham radio over the years, FEMA denying assistance and how to start learning Morse code. 

 

Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… San Pelligrino Limonata and Tito’s.

 

Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: How to Start Learning Morse Code. 

 

Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-radio-crash-course/id1400794852 and/or emailing Leah@hamtactical.com. Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!

 

Preparedness Corner: FEMA denies assistance even after appeal.  https://www.wjhl.com/news/local/fema-denies-assistance-to-hurley-victims-despite-appeal/

 

Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.

 

Links mentioned in the ECT: 

 

Mike suggests “The Unincorporated Man” book: https://amzn.to/33Egd91

 

Chuck suggests a short story called “Southerner Moves North”: https://www.cs.brandeis.edu/~hornby/amuse/story_snow.txt

 

Nick started a business to buy radio gear. If you’d like tag or morse code bracelets, his email address is nshopkins25@gmail.com.

Show Topic: Ham Radio Has No Time To Die. 

 

Thank you all for listening to the podcast.  We have a lot of fun making it and the fact you listen and send us feedback means alot to us!

 

Want to send us something? Josh Nass  P.O. Box 5101 Cerritos, CA 90703-5101

Support the Ham Radio Crash Course Podcast:
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Connect with Us:

Website...................► http://hamradiocrashcourse.com

YouTube..................► https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadioCrashCourse

Podcast...................► https://hamradiocrashcourse.podbean.com/

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Instagram.................► https://instagram.com/hoshnasi (Josh)

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I Brake For Morse Code

I Brake For Morse Code

January 14, 2022

Show Notes (contains affiliate links): I Brake For Morse Code 

 

On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, we talk about taking a break from it all to learn Morse code, heroes from the Kentucky tornados, and how CW is the most prepper of ham radio skills. 

 

Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… Mallort Coffee from Grimous and Freinext sparkling wine. 

 

Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: CW Hiatus 

 

Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-radio-crash-course/id1400794852 and/or emailing Leah@hamtactical.com. Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!

 

Preparedness Corner: Veteran Jim Gordon is a hero - https://fox17.com/news/local/man-pulled-wounded-neighbors-into-his-basement-during-tornado-outbreak-hes-a-hero-dawson-springs-kentucky-code-red-weather-alert

Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.

 

Links mentioned in the ECT: 

 

Oculus Quest 2: https://amzn.to/3qqRQUV

 

Andy Kirby’s Mini Ham Shack: https://youtu.be/h-O5Trb7wco

 

Don the RF Fieldtech’s Passive Repeater: https://youtu.be/Ct8aa3z7qz8

 

MOSFET Construction: https://youtu.be/Bfvyj88Hs_o?t=40

Show Topic: CW is the most prepper of ham radio skills. 

 

Thank you all for listening to the podcast.  We have a lot of fun making it and the fact you listen and send us feedback means alot to us!

 

Want to send us something? Josh Nass  P.O. Box 5101 Cerritos, CA 90703-5101

Support the Ham Radio Crash Course Podcast:
Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/hoshnasi

Shop HamTactical: http://www.hamtactical.com
Shop Our Affiliates: http://hamradiocrashcourse.com/affiliates/

Shop Our Amazon Store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

 

Connect with Us:

Website...................► http://hamradiocrashcourse.com

YouTube..................► https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadioCrashCourse

Podcast...................► https://hamradiocrashcourse.podbean.com/

Discord....................► https://discord.gg/xhJMxDT

Facebook................► https://goo.gl/cv5rEQ

Twitter......................► https://twitter.com/Hoshnasi

Instagram.................► https://instagram.com/hoshnasi (Josh)

Instagram.................►https://instagram.com/hamtactical (Leah)

 

Ham Radio Holodeck

Ham Radio Holodeck

January 7, 2022

Show Notes (contains affiliate links): Ham Radio Holodeck

 

On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, we talk about keeping an open mind about technology advancements in ham radio, preparedness for kids and how virtual reality has a place in Ham Radio.

 

Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… & Turf Stillwater Artisanal from Grimous. 

 

Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: Keep An Open Mind 

 

Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-radio-crash-course/id1400794852 and/or emailing Leah@hamtactical.com. Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!

 

Preparedness Corner: Organizing your preps.  Preparedness for Kids: https://www.cdc.gov/childrenindisasters/children.html

 

 Colorado Fire Investigation: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/01/03/us/twelve-tribes-12-colorado-fire.html

Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.

 

Links mentioned in the ECT: 

 

New question pool - http://www.ncvec.org/page.php?id=373

 

Show Topic: Ham Radio virtual reality

 

Thank you all for listening to the podcast.  We have a lot of fun making it and the fact you listen and send us feedback means alot to us!

 

Want to send us something? Josh Nass  P.O. Box 5101 Cerritos, CA 90703-5101

Support the Ham Radio Crash Course Podcast:
Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/hoshnasi

Shop HamTactical: http://www.hamtactical.com
Shop Our Affiliates: http://hamradiocrashcourse.com/affiliates/

Shop Our Amazon Store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

 

Connect with Us:

Website...................► http://hamradiocrashcourse.com

YouTube..................► https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadioCrashCourse

Podcast...................► https://hamradiocrashcourse.podbean.com/

Discord....................► https://discord.gg/xhJMxDT

Facebook................► https://goo.gl/cv5rEQ

Twitter......................► https://twitter.com/Hoshnasi

Instagram.................► https://instagram.com/hoshnasi (Josh)

Instagram.................►https://instagram.com/hamtactical (Leah)

Ham Radio Etiquette Tips

Ham Radio Etiquette Tips

December 31, 2021

Show Notes (contains affiliate links): Ham Radio Etiquette Tips

 

On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, we talk about not being a radio brand fanboy, organizing your preps and ham radio etiquette. 

 

Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… Estrella Jalisco Tropical Michelada. 

 

Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: Don’t be a radio fanboy

 

Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-radio-crash-course/id1400794852 and/or emailing Leah@hamtactical.com. Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!

 

Preparedness Corner: Organizing your preps.  https://seedtopantryschool.com/11-tips-organizing-preps/

Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.

 

Links mentioned in the ECT: 

 

Candlenights: https://mbmbam.fandom.com/wiki/Candlenights

 

Ham Solo catches Santa operating radio: https://youtu.be/hdJbTu7ieAg

 

Morse Code Ninja: https://morsecode.ninja

 

Nut milking exposed: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JJCTIPWPNtw

 

Nathan’s Souncloud of Ham Radio Parody Songs: https://m.soundcloud.com/svthr

 

Show Topic: Radio Etiquette 

 

Wilderness Protocol: https://tcares.net/the-wilderness-protocol/

Thank you all for listening to the podcast.  We have a lot of fun making it and the fact you listen and send us feedback means alot to us!

 

Want to send us something? Josh Nass  P.O. Box 5101 Cerritos, CA 90703-5101

Support the Ham Radio Crash Course Podcast:
Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/hoshnasi

Shop HamTactical: http://www.hamtactical.com
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Shop Our Amazon Store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

 

Connect with Us:

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YouTube..................► https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadioCrashCourse

Podcast...................► https://hamradiocrashcourse.podbean.com/

Discord....................► https://discord.gg/xhJMxDT

Facebook................► https://goo.gl/cv5rEQ

Twitter......................► https://twitter.com/Hoshnasi

Instagram.................► https://instagram.com/hoshnasi (Josh)

Instagram.................►https://instagram.com/hamtactical (Leah)

 

Leah Finds A Ham Radio She Likes!

Leah Finds A Ham Radio She Likes!

December 24, 2021

Show Notes (contains affiliate links): Leah Finds A Ham Radio She Likes!

 

On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, we talk about 3D printing for ham radio, Christmas disasters and the Icom ID-52. 

 

Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… Bourbon County 2021 The Cola Stout and other holiday craft beer.

 

Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: 3D printing 

 

Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-radio-crash-course/id1400794852 and/or emailing Leah@hamtactical.com. Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!

 

Preparedness Corner: https://www.thisoldhouse.com/21018289/craziest-homeowner-holiday-disaster-stories

Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.

 

Links mentioned in the ECT: 

 

Jerry recommends participating in Winterfire 2022. Www.Hamactive.com and here’s a video: https://youtu.be/m2M1uuyoCvo

 

Ham Solo’s channel is going to feature Santa using a ham radio and many other adventures: https://youtube.com/channel/UCbfKAB3z7-RjEcvvWusyq-g

 

Rob reminds everyone that the ARRL scholarship deadline is approaching. Find out if they know how to spell Amateur. https://www.arrl.org/scholarship-program

 

Rob also recommends some tornado safety tips for kids: https://www.al.com/news/2015/04/how_alabama_helped_make_helmet.html

Show Topic: Josh introduces Leah to the Icom ID-52

Thank you all for listening to the podcast.  We have a lot of fun making it and the fact you listen and send us feedback means alot to us!

 

Want to send us something? Josh Nass  P.O. Box 5101 Cerritos, CA 90703-5101

Support the Ham Radio Crash Course Podcast:
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Shop HamTactical: http://www.hamtactical.com
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Shop Our Amazon Store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

 

Connect with Us:

Website...................► http://hamradiocrashcourse.com

YouTube..................► https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadioCrashCourse

Podcast...................► https://hamradiocrashcourse.podbean.com/

Discord....................► https://discord.gg/xhJMxDT

Facebook................► https://goo.gl/cv5rEQ

Twitter......................► https://twitter.com/Hoshnasi

Instagram.................► https://instagram.com/hoshnasi (Josh)

Instagram.................►https://instagram.com/hamtactical (Leah)

 

Should I Make A QRP Crash Course?  I Am Not So Sure

Should I Make A QRP Crash Course? I Am Not So Sure

December 17, 2021

Show Notes (contains affiliate links): Should I Make A QRP Crash Course? I’m Not So Sure. 

 

On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, we talk about trying to make stuff into antennas, prepper games and whether or not making a QRP crash course is a good idea. 

 

Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… Beers from Jason at Ham Radio 2.0 https://youtube.com/c/HamRadio20

 

Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: Make stuff into antennas

 

Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-radio-crash-course/id1400794852 and/or emailing Leah@hamtactical.com. Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!

 

What We Used This Week: 

 

Josh suggests DX Commander Nebula: https://www.m0mcx.co.uk/store/products/nebula-xtreme-dx-commander-18m-antenna-kit/          

 

Leah suggests using USPS. 

 

Ham Radio Crash Course A-store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

 

Preparedness Corner: Worst Case Scenario Game: https://amzn.to/32aS8Wa

 

Conflicted Game: https://amzn.to/30Dd3AW

Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.

 

Links mentioned in the ECT: 

 

If you are not familiar with "the Bripe", here's the store: https://briping.com/

And a review by James Hoffmann: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tltBHjmIUJ0

 

Tobe’s podcast about having Covid: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/the-renaissance-polymath/id1560917096

 

Documentary called "Last Voice from Kuwait" I found that goes along well with all sorts of themes that the podcast has covered.

 

https://www.winlink.org/content/last_voice_kuwait ( A short article on the Winlink website about the effort and the documentary)

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6vdnNOKf3iM&t=14s (Direct Link. Best Quality. It's 30 Minutes in length)

 

Google Map created by WW2BSA of all known packet systems: https://tinyurl.com/mv7swxca

Show Topic: Should I Make A QRP Crash Course? I’m Not So Sure. 

Thank you all for listening to the podcast.  We have a lot of fun making it and the fact you listen and send us feedback means alot to us!

 

Want to send us something? Josh Nass  P.O. Box 5101 Cerritos, CA 90703-5101

Support the Ham Radio Crash Course Podcast:
Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/hoshnasi

Shop HamTactical: http://www.hamtactical.com
Shop Our Affiliates: http://hamradiocrashcourse.com/affiliates/

Shop Our Amazon Store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

 

Connect with Us:

Website...................► http://hamradiocrashcourse.com

YouTube..................► https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadioCrashCourse

Podcast...................► https://hamradiocrashcourse.podbean.com/

Discord....................► https://discord.gg/xhJMxDT

Facebook................► https://goo.gl/cv5rEQ

Twitter......................► https://twitter.com/Hoshnasi

Instagram.................► https://instagram.com/hoshnasi (Josh)

Instagram.................►https://instagram.com/hamtactical (Leah)

Big Trouble in Little Chinese Radios

Big Trouble in Little Chinese Radios

December 10, 2021

Show Notes (contains affiliate links): Big Trouble in Little Chinese Radios

 

On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, we talk about setting a ham radio challenge for 2022, protecting your home while on vacation and big trouble in little chinese radios. 

 

Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… Jameson and Coke Zero

 

Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: Set a ham radio challenge for 2022.

 

Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-radio-crash-course/id1400794852 and/or emailing Leah@hamtactical.com. Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!

 

What We Used This Week: 

 

Josh suggests FT5DR https://amzn.to/3pLxHqR

And Signal Stuff Glow Signal Stick: https://signalstuff.com/?ref=622 

 

Leah suggests a Theragun: https://amzn.to/3pQtClA

 

Ham Radio Crash Course A-store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

 

Preparedness Corner: Protect against burglaries when traveling

 

https://upgradedpoints.com/travel/protect-home-while-on-vacation/

Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.

 

Links mentioned in the ECT: 

 

Ham Solo operates from a volcano summit: https://youtube.com/channel/UCbfKAB3z7-RjEcvvWusyq-g

 

The antenna Wes suggested: https://amzn.to/3dTyTTT

 

Wes’s custom leather shop: http://wccustomleather.com/

 

The battery Adam scored a great deal on: https://amzn.to/3DLJMBs

 

The ARRL Scholarship mentioned by Rob: http://www.arrl.org/scholarship-program

 

Winterheat 2022 Jeremiah emailed about: https://hamactive.com/

 

Show Topic: Big Trouble In Little Chinese Radios

Thank you all for listening to the podcast.  We have a lot of fun making it and the fact you listen and send us feedback means alot to us!

 

Want to send us something? Josh Nass  P.O. Box 5101 Cerritos, CA 90703-5101

Support the Ham Radio Crash Course Podcast:
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Shop HamTactical: http://www.hamtactical.com
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Shop Our Amazon Store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

 

Connect with Us:

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YouTube..................► https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadioCrashCourse

Podcast...................► https://hamradiocrashcourse.podbean.com/

Discord....................► https://discord.gg/xhJMxDT

Facebook................► https://goo.gl/cv5rEQ

Twitter......................► https://twitter.com/Hoshnasi

Instagram.................► https://instagram.com/hoshnasi (Josh)

Instagram.................►https://instagram.com/hamtactical (Leah)

 

How To Analyze Your Handheld Radio Antenna

How To Analyze Your Handheld Radio Antenna

December 3, 2021

Show Notes (contains affiliate links): How To Analyze Your Handheld-Handy-Talkie-Walkie (OK, all bases covered) Radio Antenna 

 

On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, we talk about not getting too fancy, winter safety tips that aren’t so great, and how to analyze handy-talkie radio antennas. 

 

Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… Trader Joe’sTiramisu Pastry Stout. 

 

Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: Don’t get too fancy.

 

Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-radio-crash-course/id1400794852 and/or emailing Leah@hamtactical.com. Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!

 

What We Used This Week: 

 

Josh suggests Xiegu X6100: https://www.radioddity.com/products/xiegu-x6100

 

Leah suggests Advent Calendars. Radio advent calendar: https://amzn.to/3pnJpI7

Ham Radio Crash Course A-store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

 

Preparedness Corner: Be Prepared for Winter Driving 

 

https://www.nsc.org/community-safety/safety-topics/seasonal-safety/winter-safety/winter

Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.

 

Links mentioned in the ECT: 

 

Tree Radiation Damage: https://ecfsapi.fcc.gov/file/1001669617135/RF-Radiation%20injures%20trees%202016.pdf

 

Repeaterbook.com: http://repeaterbook.com/

 

Flowerpot Antenna: https://vk2zoi.com/articles/dual-band-half-wave-flower-pot/

 

2m/70cm High Gain Antenna for $10: https://www.valley-ent.com/store/amateur-ham/

 

Marvel’s Worst Avenger: https://www.cbr.com/avengers-swordsman-hawkeye-forced-team-mandarin/

 

How Did Marvel redeem its worst Avenger: https://www.cbr.com/swordsman-hawkeye-avenger-redemption/

 

Is Hawkeye really the worst Avenger? https://screenrant.com/hawkeye-worst-avenger-insult-mcu/

 

Mac’s QRZ profile: https://www.qrz.com/db/ki5gyf

 

Ham Radio Crash Course: https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadioCrashCourse

 

Ham Radio Dude: https://www.youtube.com/c/HAMRADIODUDE

 

Ham Radio 2.0: https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadio20

 

Dave Casler: https://www.youtube.com/user/davecasler

 

OH8STN: https://www.youtube.com/c/OH8STN

 

Wes’s custom leather shop: http://wccustomleather.com/

Show Topic: It’s hard to analyze HT antennas, here’s how to try. 

Thank you all for listening to the podcast.  We have a lot of fun making it and the fact you listen and send us feedback means alot to us!

 

Want to send us something? Josh Nass  P.O. Box 5101 Cerritos, CA 90703-5101

Support the Ham Radio Crash Course Podcast:
Patreon - https://www.patreon.com/hoshnasi

Shop HamTactical: http://www.hamtactical.com
Shop Our Affiliates: http://hamradiocrashcourse.com/affiliates/

Shop Our Amazon Store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

 

Connect with Us:

Website...................► http://hamradiocrashcourse.com

YouTube..................► https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadioCrashCourse

Podcast...................► https://hamradiocrashcourse.podbean.com/

Discord....................► https://discord.gg/xhJMxDT

Facebook................► https://goo.gl/cv5rEQ

Twitter......................► https://twitter.com/Hoshnasi

Instagram.................► https://instagram.com/hoshnasi (Josh)

Instagram.................►https://instagram.com/hamtactical (Leah)

 

Welcoming Preppers Into Ham Radio

Welcoming Preppers Into Ham Radio

November 26, 2021

Show Notes (contains affiliate links): Welcoming Preppers Into Ham Radio

 

On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, we talk about factoring in the time it takes to radio, preparing for winter driving and welcoming preppers into ham radio. 

 

Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… Trader Joe’s Chocolate Babka Pastry Stout. 

 

Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: Factor in the time it takes to radio. 

 

Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-radio-crash-course/id1400794852 and/or emailing Leah@hamtactical.com. Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!

 

What We Used This Week: 

 

Josh suggests PackTenna Mini: https://www.packtenna.com/store/p3/PackTenna_Mini_20m_End-Fed_Half_Wave_Antenna.html#/

 

 Rg 316 Coax Cable: https://www.packtenna.com/store/p9/20%27_RG-316_Coax_with_1_BNC_and_1_Right_Angle_BNC.html#/

 

Leah suggests inflatable Christmas decor. Like this animated Santa in an outhouse: https://amzn.to/3xpwcSD

Ham Radio Crash Course A-store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

 

Preparedness Corner: Be Prepared for Winter Driving https://www.nsc.org/community-safety/safety-topics/seasonal-safety/winter-safety/driving

Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.

 

Links mentioned in the ECT: 

 

Mike Ham Solo’s YouTube Channel: https://youtube.com/channel/UCbfKAB3z7-RjEcvvWusyq-g

 

Trader Joe’s Song: https://youtu.be/OdB7GDZY3Pk

 

Show Topic: Welcoming Preppers Into Ham Radio

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Wasps, Snakes & Ham Shack Tools

Wasps, Snakes & Ham Shack Tools

November 19, 2021

Show Notes (contains affiliate links): Tools For The Ham Shack

 

On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, we talk about finding VHF/UHF on the air, year end preparations including free preps, and ham shack tools. 

 

Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… Sierra Nevada Slighty Sour Ale, Coconut Hiwa and The Bruery’s So Happens It’s Tuesday Bourban Barrel Aged Imperial Stout. 

 

Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: Finding VHF/UHF on the air.

 

Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-radio-crash-course/id1400794852 and/or emailing Leah@hamtactical.com. Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!

 

What We Used This Week: 

 

Josh suggests Shortwave Radio. 

 

Leah suggests Monopoly Deal (https://amzn.to/3nvMB4C) and Blockus (https://amzn.to/3nws5kH)

Ham Radio Crash Course A-store: https://www.amazon.com/shop/hamradiocrashcourse

 

Preparedness Corner: Leah takes a look at preparing for holidays. Thanksgiving, camping trips and vacations. Walmart and Ibotta Free Thanksgiving. https://ibotta.onelink.me/iUfE/1005cd3f?friend_code=ddfvpnc

Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.

 

Links mentioned in the ECT: 

 

Rocky Mountain Ham Radio: https://www.rmham.org

 

Karl VonDribble: https://youtu.be/Vn2ZyRUZ4-s

 

Alton Brown Egg Nog: https://altonbrown.com/recipes/aged-eggnog/

 

Ham Nation Podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ham-nation/id440405696

 

Show Topic: Tools for the Ham Shack

Thank you all for listening to the podcast.  We have a lot of fun making it and the fact you listen and send us feedback means alot to us!

 

Want to send us something? Josh Nass  P.O. Box 5101 Cerritos, CA 90703-5101

Support the Ham Radio Crash Course Podcast:
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Connect with Us:

Website...................► http://hamradiocrashcourse.com

YouTube..................► https://www.youtube.com/c/HamRadioCrashCourse

Podcast...................► https://hamradiocrashcourse.podbean.com/

Discord....................► https://discord.gg/xhJMxDT

Facebook................► https://goo.gl/cv5rEQ

Twitter......................► https://twitter.com/Hoshnasi

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