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.

August 2, 2012
#58: Lonnie W0GZV talks about Fi-Fi

Learn about the B-29 bomber Fi-Fi, Quantum Sphere batteries, grounding revisited, and more.

July 26, 2012
#57: Tom, HQARadio

Tom Samacico talks about HQARadio, a report from Maker Faire, grounding your station, and more.

July 20, 2012
#56: Mobile HF Antennas

Going HF mobile, Gonset Communicator restoration, Raspberry Pi, and more.

July 12, 2012
#55: George's New Studio

Anacapa high altitude balloon probe, Bob’s new antenna farm, constructing George’s new shack studio, and more.

June 27, 2012
#54: It's Field Day Coverage

Bob's Rock Hall and field day reports, field day tips, properly connecting a PL-259 plug, and more.

June 20, 2012
#53: The Night Before Field Day

Stringing an antenna with a potato gun, coiling coax, resistors & Ohm's law, and more.

June 13, 2012
#52: Outside, Kids, It's Field Day!

Bob at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Colorado fires update, building an Elecraft kit, and more.