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.

November 30, 2011
#27: The Kids Are All Right

The end of youth month, ARRL's video contest, building an electronic temperature sensor, and more.

November 16, 2011
#26: The Kids From Greenville Work The Space Station

Greenville Elementary students talk to the ISS, fox-hunting, building and testing an audio generator, and more.

November 9, 2011
#25: Youth Month

98 new hams from Cal Poly, Dave Kalter and Don Dubon talk about their Youth DX Adventure, rub-on transfers for PC boards, and more.

November 2, 2011
#24: Youth Month

Amateur TV, W0EEE back on the air, and the kick off of Ham Nation Youth Month. For more of Don's videos and photos, please go to http://ke6bxt.com/TWiT.tv/episode24/index.php.

October 26, 2011
#23: Leo Works The Pileup

Indoor antennas, etching your own PC board, transmitting remotely from 3000 miles away, and more. N4PY Software provides the software for the Remote Mirrored Radio setup. The website is at www.n4py.com.

October 19, 2011
#22: Boy Scouts On The Air

Bob's trip to the National UK Hamfest and Lincoln Cathedral, 54th JOTA 2011, and a solder fumes extractor.

October 12, 2011
#21: What Radio Should I Buy?

Special cameo appearance by Joe Walsh! Plus National Electronics Museum, things to consider when buying a radio, building a speaker with a Dixie cup, and more.