Ham Nation

Bob Heil, Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks and Cheryl Lasik will cover the excitement and importance of ham radio - from tossing an antenna wire in a tree allowing you to talk to the world, to the importance of ham radio operators in time of disasters. If you have videos, send them to hamnationvideos@twit.tv.

Records live every Wednesday at 6:00pm PT/9:00pm ET.

September 5, 2013
#113: RF Demodulator

How to build your own RF Demodulator, tracking 20 meter transmitters, ham involvement with wildfires, and more.

August 29, 2013
#112: How To Use an Oscilloscope

Monitoring with your scope, tracking down man-made noise, Joplin Hamfest report, and more.

August 22, 2013
#111: Gordo Begins Teaching the Instructors

Final part of building your own 6 Meter Yagi, becoming a ham instructor, Young Ham of the Year presentation, and more.

August 15, 2013
#110: Bob Shows How to Connect Your Scope to Your Transmitter

Part 2 of building a six meter Yagi, how to make your own a RF sampler, scope transmitters, and more.

August 8, 2013
#109: Bob Finishes the Mic Patch Panel

Proper audio cable preparation, building a six meter Yagi, and more.

August 1, 2013
#108: George Tests his TNC Raspberry Pi

Return from HAM Holiday, tracking mylar balloons, testing the TNC Raspberry Pi, and more.

July 25, 2013
#107: Raspberry Pi and Audio

More on tropospheric ducting, hooking up a transceiver to a mixer, and the Raspberry Pi TNC project.