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.

February 13, 2014
#134: Station Grounding

Bob is inducted to the Hammond Organ Hall Of Fame, how to make a career out of being a ham, compression f connectors, using radio for healthcare, and more.

February 6, 2014
#133: The 2014 Dayton Hamvention Award Winners

Hamvention award winner announcement, Bob's back from his trip with pictures, from CES the FLIR One, RF connectors, and more.

January 30, 2014
#132: Visiting Quartzfest

CES quadcopters, Quartzfest with Gordo, radio propagation 101, how Hams got their name, and more.

January 23, 2014
#131: Getting Wired

Vintage video of Amateur Radio Newsline, the Blizzard of '67, transmission lines, and more!

January 16, 2014
#130: Gordo's CES report, and Bob's AGC Receiver Adjustment

Gordo reports from CES, Proper AGC adjustment, keeping a log book, and more.

January 9, 2014
#129: The Mosley CM-1 History

A life saving Ham radio story, Bob interviews Mosley CM-1 Creator John Clemens, how to solder small chips, and more.

December 19, 2013
#128: Deck the Halls

A message from Santa in the North Pole, Heil 12 days of Christmas, QRZ Sweepstakes Winners, freeze your acorns off QRP event, and more.