WTRA Community Posts

  • October 9, 2015

    Chris (W4VX) sent this in an email, so I thought I would post it here as well.  Thanks Chris for keeping us up to date. WOW! Who would have ever thought that this day would actually be here.  Here's your chance to be one of

  • October 4, 2015

    I'd like to welcome everyone to our new website. Thanks to Chris Peters (N4KIT) and Kerry Hanslits for bringing this all together.

  • October 4, 2015

    The Western Tidewater Radio Association hosted a “Tech Session” at the Windsor Fire department on Saturday, October 3rd. The session was primarily a training session on Ham Radio Deluxe software. The subject matter expert and presenter was our very own Chris Peters, N4KIT. Chris also

  • September 27, 2015

    Having grown tired of my programming cables (both for the Baofeng and the Kenwood mobile) becoming inoperative every time I got a Windows update that updated my drivers, I decided to do something about it.

  • September 25, 2015

    How many times have I heard 'well, my SWR is 1:1, but I can't seem work anyone' ?  It's important to remember that just because the SWR meter shows a low SWR does not mean the antenna is radiating.  Remember, a dummy load has a