Crypto Museum – Spy Sets

Article Link Spy radio sets – Clandestine radio equipment Ever since the invention of radio, people have been trying to use transmitters and receivers for secret communication. In times of war, spies, agents and the resistance would use such secret communication to contact their home office or government and send important information to them. Such secret communication systems are often called Spy Radio Sets, or Spy Sets for short. We are well aware that the term Spy Sets is not always correct. The equipment described in this section was also used by secret agents, Special Forces (SF), embassies, diplomatic services,…

Weather Awareness

Copied from the ARRL Ohio Section News Letter Ohio’s Spring Severe Weather Awareness Week March 21 – 27, 2021 Statewide Tornado Drill Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 9:50 a.m. COLUMBUS – Franklin County Emergency Management and Homeland Security (FCEM&HS) will recognize Ohio’s Spring Severe Weather Awareness Week, March 21 – 27, 2021. Residents are reminded to prepare for severe weather before it happens. Hazardous conditions can occur anytime and anywhere without advance notice. As part of Severe Weather Awareness Week, FCEM&HS urges the community to participate in the annual Statewide Tornado Drill on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 9:50 a.m….

Tom Sly, WB8LCD, Appointed as Ohio Section Manager

12/21/2020Tom Sly, WB8LCD, of Kent, has been appointed as the Ohio Section Manager, effective January 1, 2021. Sly will assume the seat that incumbent Section Manager Scott Yonally, N8SY, is vacating to become Great Lakes Division Vice Director, after serving as Ohio Section Manager since 2014. Sly was appointed by ARRL Radiosport and Field Services Manager Bart Jahnke, W9JJ, after consulting with Great Lakes Division Director Dale Williams, WA8EFK. The Section Manager appointment extends through September 30, 2022. Sly is an ARRL Life Member and has served as Ohio Section Affiliated Club Coordinator since 2017. He is past president of…

XWARN’s Youngest Member Featured on Radio Newsline

XWARN’s youngest member, KE8JNU, along with her parents were featured in a recent edition of the Amateur Radio Newsline Report. Their segment starts at 12:15 into the show. Below is a link to the Newline Website. https://www.arnewsline.org/news/2019/3/21/amateur-radio-newsline-report-2160-for-friday-march-22nd-2019?fbclid=IwAR3kbqT7p26ydwxTgQhO1NRNVTPb1987pdTQX5alr-p2uCjlfMG3X5b9dow