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 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.

July 18, 2013
#106: Gordo Explains VHF Tropo Ducting

Tropospheric ducting, connecting studio monitor speakers to your receiver, and more!

July 11, 2013
#105: Bob Launches Another Antenna

Viewer videos, Bob uses an air cannon to launch an antenna, George shows how to 'de-solder' to remove parts, and more!