Category Archives: Ham Radio

CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – “Low” Sunday 11 April ’21

Fellow hams, here’s a reminder about ZedNet for “Low” Sunday 11 April ’21 – evening at 2000h EDT. (0100h ZULU Monday). We now have the site running:  http://zednet.xyz Zednet exists on the Yaesu System Fusion (Wires-X) “room” 28598, which is … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – Easter Sunday 4 April ’21

Fellow hams, here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Easter Sunday 4 April ’21 – evening at 2000h EDT. (0100h ZULU Monday). We now have the site running:  http://zednet.xyz Zednet exists on the Yaesu System Fusion (Wires-X) “room” 28598, which is … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – Palm Sunday 28 March ’21

Fellow hams, here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Palm Sunday 28 March ’21 – evening at 2000h EDT. (0100h ZULU Monday). We now have the site running:  http://zednet.xyz Zednet exists on the Yaesu System Fusion (Wires-X) “room” 28598, which is … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – Sunday 14 March ’21

UPDATE 14 March: Good net last week.  9 check ins.   Here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Sunday 14 March ’21 – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU Monday). We now have the site running:  http://zednet.xyz I hope some of you … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – Sunday 7 March ’21

UPDATE 7 March: Good net last week.  Let’s keep the ball rolling. Here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Sunday 7 March ’21 – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU Monday). We now have the site running:  http://zednet.xyz I hope some … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – Sunday 28 Feb ’21

UPDATE 28 Feb: 14 last time! Published on: Feb 20, 2021 Here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Sexagesima Sunday 21 Feb ’21 – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU Monday). Thanks to WB0YLE for taking Net Control last week. Also, we … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – Sunday 21 Feb ’21

UPDATE 21 Feb: 14 Participants on ZedNet tonight, really interesting discussion.   Thanks!   Published on: Feb 20, 2021 Here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Sexagesima Sunday 21 Feb ’21 – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU Monday). Thanks to WB0YLE for … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – Sunday 14 Feb ’21

Here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Sexagesima Sunday 31 Jan ’21 – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU 4 Jan). Anyone who uses Brandmeister ought to know this about their changes – you need a personal password now: HERE  In … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – Sunday 7 Feb ’21

Here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Sexagesima Sunday 31 Jan ’21 – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU 4 Jan). Anyone who uses Brandmeister ought to know this about their changes – you need a personal password now: HERE  In … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio – #ZedNet reminder – Sunday 31 Jan ’21

Here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Septuagesima Sunday 31 Jan ’21 – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU 4 Jan). Anyone who uses Brandmeister ought to know this about their changes – you need a personal password now: HERE  In … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: #HamRadio – #ZedNet reminder – Sunday 24 Jan ’21

Here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Sunday 24 Jan ’21 – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU 4 Jan). Also, this was sent by WB0YLE who keeps the pieces of ZedNet working together.  Click for larger. Anyone who uses Brandmeister … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: #HamRadio – 10 Jan – Sunday ZedNet reminder & Fr. Z makes a suggestion

Here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Sunday 10 Jan ’21 – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU 4 Jan). I hope some of you hams with DMR etc. access will check in! Zednet exists on the Yaesu System Fusion (Wires-X) … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: #HamRadio – ZedNet reminder – Sunday 3 Jan ’21 & DIAGRAM of Zednet Interconnect Network

Here’s a reminder about ZedNet for Sunday 3 Jan ’21 – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU 4 Jan). Also, here is something sent by WB0YLE who keeps the pieces of ZedNet together.  A diagram of how it all fits. … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: #HamRadio – ZedNet reminder – Sunday 27 Dec – evening at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU 13 Dec).

Last Sunday and the Sunday and the Sunday before – we started up ZedNet in the evening at 8PM EST. At first, I had a devil of a time connecting (cf. Zuhlsdorf’s Law) because Brandmeister has been making changes for … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: #HamRadio – INAUGURAL ZedNet report

We started up our very first ZedNet on Sunday evening at 8PM EST.   We had five check ins. I had a devil of a time connecting (cf. Zuhlsdorf’s Law) because Brandmeister has been making changes for security and… I did … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: #HamRadio – ZedNet will activate on SUNDAY 6 Dec, at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU 7 Dec).

ZedNet will activate on SUNDAY, 6 Dec, at 2000h EST (0100h ZULU 7 Dec).  HERE Our colleague WB0YLE has built various bridges to ZedNet through WIRESX (28598) ALLSTAR (28868) Brandmeister (31429) NO ECHOLINK YET NO DStar YET UPDATE THE ZEDNET CONTROL … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: #HamRadio – ZedNet will activate on SUNDAY

This morning I had a chat with a couple of hams over ZedNet. We are going to have a directed “net” this coming Sunday, 6 December (2nd of Advent) at 2000h EST (0100 ZULU 7 Dec). WIRESX (28598) ALLSTAR (28868) … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: Ham Radio in Advent? ZedNet is ACTIVE! Weekly net?

A quick note with a suggestion and observations. First, I had a great chat over ZedNet with a fellow in Tokyo. He accessed ZedNet through WIRES-X, I through my DMR hotspot. In the Yaesu System Fusion (WIRES-X) “room” 28598 is … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ – 10 October 1982 – anniversary of canonization of Patron Saint of #HamRadio Operators

This comes a little late in the day, but on 10 October in 1982 John Paul II canonized St. Maximilian Kolbe. Paul VI had beatified him as a confessor, but JP2 canonized him as a martyr.  St. Maximilian’s case is … Read More

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CQ CQ CQ: #HamRadio – International Space Station UPGRADED

Although I am a NASA certified Space Shuttle Door Gunner and a certified expert on the Chemical Oxygen Iodine Laser, I have not yet had a contact with the International Space Station.  Contact, that is, via radio. I received a Just … Read More

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