Author: wordpresskub

May 15, 2018 wordpresskub

Join us for the big event. W5KUB.COM will be webcasting 6 full days of the event starting Wed May 16 with a live webcast of the drive there.You will see many special guests, products, and much more.

Astronaut Douglas Wheelock will be with us as cohost for the 5th year. Be sure to log in the chat room. Hambot will be giving away prizes all day on Fri, Sat, and Sun to our viewers. Prizes include HTs, Heil headsets,auto antenna tuners, HF antennas, Dummy loads, wattmeters, and much more. You can see our schedule and list of prizes in the menu on http://w5kub.com Join our facebook ham group to follow and get more info. https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

May 3, 2018 wordpresskub

Michael Kalter, W8CI DARA board member and official
spokesperson for Hamvention will give the final update
and answer viewers questions. Riley Hollingsworth,
K4ZDH, Retired Special Counsel to the FCC, will be
answering your FCC questions. Find out what Katie Allen,
WY7YL and Dave Casler, KE0OG have been up to . Watch the show at W5KUB.COM at 8:00 PM central Tues. The show is also simulcast on international shortwave station at 5130 Khz.
Hangout after the show allows viewers to join in
on the live webcast. Plus much more. We invite you to join our ham radio group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

April 28, 2018 wordpresskub

Join us Tues May 1 on W5KUB.COM at 8:00 PM central. This week Rich Moseson, tells us about next months CQ, Don Wilbanks joins us and we talk about the Young Ham of the Year. Our featured guest is Glen Popiel KW5GP author of a number of ARRL books such as Arduino for ham radio, More Arduino for ham radio, and Meshed networks for ham radio. See all the new projects.Plus much more. Chat room and phone line will be open for viewers questions and comments. Our show is also simulcast on a famous international shortwave station on 5130 Khz. Please join our ham radio group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

April 22, 2018 wordpresskub

This Tues May 24 Riley Hollingsworth, K4zdh, Retired Special Counsel to the FCC will be back answering your questions and discussing his take on enforcement. Martin F. Jue, K5FLU, founder of MFJ will also be with us. Martin always has great stories and we get into some great discussions. Phone lines and chat room will be open for viewers to call in. Watch it every Tues at 8:00 PM central time on W5KUB.COM This program is also simulcast of world famous international shortwave station WBCQ on 5130 Khz. If anyone from this group has a topic or would like to be on the show please contact us. We invite you to join our ham radio group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

April 14, 2018 wordpresskub

Tues April 16th at 8:00 PM central time. Katie has shack pictures, Tom takes you to Memphis FreeFest, Dave answers your questions, hamvention updates, plus more. Watch the show at W5KUB.COM. Our show is also simulcast on famous international shortwave station on 5130 KHz. Phone lines and chat room will be open for your comments and questions. If anyone from this group would like to be on the show and present a topic please contact us. We invite you to join our ham radio group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

April 11, 2018 wordpresskub

This week, join Katie,Martin, Dave, Emmett Hohensee III, and Tom as we bring you another fun packed ham radio show. Tune in at 8:00 PM central time on W5KUB.COM Tues to watch the show. Our shows are also simulcast on world famous international shortwave station WBCQ on 5130 Khz. We are always looking for new segments. If you would like to be on the show please contact us. We invite you to join our facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

April 11, 2018 wordpresskub

This week on Amateur Radio Roundtable, Join, Tom, Katie Allen, Dave Casler, and Joe Eisenberg Get your shack pictures posted here for the show (pse give call and description). Joe will be showing us some new kits.Wide range of discussions from remote shack to Hamvention. This show is going to be open for viewers to call in and comment or ask questions. Its open Mic night,we want to hear from you. We are also interested in anyone from this group to be on the show and present interesesting ham radio topics
so get ready to be on the show. Watch on W5KUB.COM at 8 PM central time Tues. The show is also simulcast on shortwave on 5130 Khz.

 



 


 

March 23, 2018 wordpresskub

This week Tues Mar 27 our guests will be Rich Moseson, W2VU, editor of CQ magazine giving us a look into next months magazine. Also Riley Hollingsworth, retired Special Counsel to the FCC will have a segment with Bruce, K1BG, to discuss Ham licensing and take a look at the issues, challenges, and changes from 1912 until present. They will be discusing why we are not getting enough youths into ham radio and what we should do to fix that. See what Katie Allen, WY7YL is up to. Watch the show on W5KUB.COM at 8:00 PM central time on Tues. This show is also simulcast on famous international shortwave station WBCQ on 5130 Khz. Chat room and phone lines always open for viewers to comment or ask questions. We invite you to join our ham radio group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/
(for international the time would be 0100 UTC Wed)

 



 


 

March 16, 2018 wordpresskub
This week DARA is here to tell us about any changes and updates for Hamvention 2018.KB0TOT and KC0VYS will be tellins us about the upcoming Santa Fe Trail special event coming up in May. See your shack pictures, Katie Allen, WY7YL and Dave will fill us in on what is happening in their world. Plus more. Watch the show at W5KUB.COM Tues at 8:00 PM central time. The chat room and phone lines are open for viewers comments and questions. This show is also simulcast on famous international shortwave station WBCQ on 5130 Khz. (for intl watchers, the time is 0100 UTC Wed) If anyone from this group has a topic or would like to be on the show, please contact us. We invite you to join our ham radio group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

March 10, 2018 wordpresskub
This week DARA is here to tell us about any changes and updates for Hamvention 2018. Mitch Stern will also tell us about a new (first time) class to be given at Hamvention where you can upgrade your license to General. Hambot is back with us and will be giving away another prize to some lucky viewer, Plus much more. Watch the show at W5KUB.COM Tues at 8:00 PM central time. The chat room and phone lines are open for viewers comments and questions. This show is also simulcast on famous international shortwave station WBCQ on 5130 Khz. (for intl watchers, the time is 0100 UTC Wed) If anyone from this group has a topic or would like to be on the show, please contact us. We invite you to join our ham radio group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

March 6, 2018 wordpresskub
This week Katie Allen, WY7YL, has your shack pictures. Tom, W5KUB, talks with Martin Jue, K5FLU, on several topics. Hambot will give away a Digital Multi-Meter to some lucky viewer, and Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, retired Special Counsel to the FCC, will be discussing his experiences and thoughts about Amateur Radio. Watch the show on W5KUB.COM Tues nights at 8:00 PM central. Chat room and phone lines open for viewers comments and questions. This program is always simulcast on world famous international shortwave station WBCQ on 5130 Khz. We invite you to join our ham radio facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

February 24, 2018 wordpresskub
 This week Katie, WY7YL, and Rich peek into next months CQ magazine. Joe Eisenberg K0NEB, tells us about the Yuma Hamfest and shows us some new kits. Darryl Young, K5DGY teaches us the having a tech license does not restrict us in receiving many awards and certificates. Plus much more. Don’t forget to send in your questions for Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, retired special council to the FCC, to answer. Also send in your shack pictures and we will put them on the Tues night show. You can watch Amateur Radio Roundtable every Tues night at 8:00 PM central time on W5KUB.COM (0200 UTC Wed) Our show is also simulcast on famous international shortwave station WBCQ on 5130 Khz. We invite you to join our ham radio facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

February 17, 2018 wordpresskub
 This week Dave discusses his new live “learn cw” Channel. Martin Jue will discuss HF mobile with emphasis on mounting and setting up mobile antennas. Also NVIS antennas, a tuned all band shortwave vertical antenna, and how to use antenna analyzer to measure ground parameters used in EZNEC and other programs. Send your shack pics in for the show. Send in your FCC questions for Riley to answer. Watch the show on W5KUB.COM every Tues at 8:00 PM central time. Phone lines and chat room are open for viewers comments, questions. ( for intl viewers the time is 0200 UTC Weds) We invite you to join our ham radio group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

February 10, 2018 wordpresskub
  • This week Katie and Emmett give us a recap of Hamcation. See your shack pictures on the show. We will also open
    the phone lines for viewers to talk with Emmett about antennas. We congratulate Katie on being inducted into the ARRL Maxim Society. Tom has an interview with the Somalia 6O6O DxPedition. Plus much more. Watch on W5KUB.COM at 8:00 PM central Tues nights. (0200 UTC Wed) We invite you to join our ham radio group at
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

February 10, 2018 wordpresskub

This week Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, retired Special Counsel,to the FCC will be answering your questions on the show and will also discuss situations which occur on the bands and what he thinks about them. Its always fun to hear Riley’s experiences.Martin Jue, K5FLA, will be talking about how to use the really cheap SDR dongles and make a pan adapter that can be used on any radio, even without IF output. Learn how it works, how to connect it, and all the useful information it will give you. He will also discuss using the antenna analyzers for much more just reading swr, such as line loss, line problems, use it as a grid dip meter, and much more. Tom W5KUB will also begin discussions on a home made Extended Double Zepp antenna that will give you 3 DBd gain on 40 meters and can be used on all bands. Find out whats new this week with Katie Allen, WY7YL and Dave Casler, KE0OG. And much more.Phone lines and chat room are open for viewers comments and questions. Watch on W5KUB.COM at 8:00 PM central Tues nights. (0200 UTC Wed) We invite you to join our ham radio group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

January 26, 2018 wordpresskub
Every Tuesday at 8:00 PM Central time-watch on W5KUB.COM   Amateur Radio Roundtable  (0100 UTC Wed)
Guests this week include Rich Moseson, W2VU, Editor of CQ
Magazine, will give us info about next months magazine. Tony
Tolbert, W9AMT, will show and discus go-kits, construction,
how they are used, and why we need them. Michael Cauley,
W4MCA will be filling us in about Hamcation which is coming
soon to Orlando. Don’t forgot to send in your FCC questions
so Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, retired Special Counsel to the
FCC,can answer them in our AskRiley segment. Riley also has
some great stories to tell. See your shack pictures. See whats
new in Katie’s world as she co-hosts the show. Martin Jue
also always has interesting things to add. Phone lines and chat
room are open for viewers comments and questions. And more.
 

 



 


 

January 19, 2018 wordpresskub
Every Tuesday at 8:00 PM Central time-watch on W5KUB.COM   Amateur Radio Roundtable  (0100 UTC Wed)
This week Emmett Hohensee, W0QH, Chief Engineer of Radiowavz, joins
us and talks antennas. Find out what antennas best fit your needs, learn
tips and secrets how to keep your antennas in tip top shape. Viewers will
be able to ask questions directly through the chat or via phone.
Don’t forget to post your shack pictures to our group so Katie can show
them on the show. Also don’t forget to send your FCC questions in to us
and have Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, retired from the FCC, answer
your questions on the show.
Plus other topics. If you have something interesting and woud like
to be on a future show please contact us.
 

 



 


 

January 13, 2018 wordpresskub
Every Tuesday at 8:00 PM Central time-watch on W5KUB.COM   Amateur Radio Roundtable  (0100 UTC Wed)
This week Katie opens the show with your shack pictures.  If you would like to see your pictures on the show, please post to our facebook group.  Martin and Tom Will have a discussion on a wide range of ham radio subjects, including antennas, operation, homebrewing, vintage equipment, and more.  Phone lines will be open for viewers to talk with Martin.  Dave will continue a discussion and try to clear up any misconceptions regarding the new uBitx all band HF QRP transceiver.  Be sure to send your FCC questions to us and have Riley answer them on the show.  If you have an interesting subject and would like to be on the show please contact us.  This show is always simulcast on famous international shortwave station on 5130 KHz.  Please join our facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/

 



 


 

January 5, 2018 wordpresskub
 This week Hamvention officers announce breaking news update, Riley Hollingsworth, retired FCC begins his regular segment called Ask-Riley where he answers your FCC questions, And Emmett Hohensee III W0QH, chief engineer of RadioWavz, talks antennas.  Join Katie, Martin Jue, and me and our guests for a great ham radio discussion. Phone lines and chat room will be open for your comments and questions. Watch the show on W5KUB.COM at 8 PM central time. The show is also simulcast on shortwave on 5130 Khz.  We invite each of you to join our facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/   (intl time is 0200 UTC Wed)

 



 


 

December 29, 2017 wordpresskub
 Please join Katie Allen, WY7YL, and Tom Medlin, W5KUB,
for a great show about new ham radio kits and the new
uBitx all band HF QRP transeiver. Ryan Flowers, W7RTL,
will show us the new semi-homebrew project built around
the uBitx and Bitx40 radios. Learn about how to construct,
learn about all the hacks and add-ons you can incorporate
into this radio. Learn where to get all the free Arduino code
that you can install for all the add-ons and changes you
can make. Joe Eisenberg, K0NEB, is back with a bunch of
new kits for the ham radio operator. Joe always reviews
some great and very interesting kits for the beginner or the
experienced builder. Send in your FCC questions to our
AskRiley segment. Riley Hollingsworth, retired from the FCC
will answer your questions . Next week we have the
Chairman of Hamvention and he will be giving some
breaking news that will be first announced on our show. Also if anyone from this group has ideas about future shows and would like to present, please contact us. Watch the show on W5KUB.COM Tues at 8 PM Central. (0200UTC Wed) We invite you to join our ham radio facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/w5kub/