Amateur Extra Lesson 11.3, Grounding and Bonding, 11th Edition

Here’s your video introduction to Section 11.3, “Grounding and Bonding,” in the 11th Edition of the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio.

You can find a complete list of the Amateur Extra videos by clicking here, or click here to go to the YouTube Amateur Extra playlist. Please post your questions either below or on the YouTube page for this video. Good luck in your studies!

This is the last video in the Amateur Extra License series. Good luck with your exam! I hope to see you on the air.


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Amateur Extra Class Lesson 11.2, RF Exposure, 11th Edition

Here’s your video introduction to Section 11.2, “RF Exposure,” in the 11th Edition of the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio.

You can find a complete list of the Amateur Extra videos by clicking here, or click here to go to the YouTube Amateur Extra playlist. Please post your questions either below or on the YouTube page for this video. Good luck in your studies!

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Amateur Extra Lesson 11.1, Hazardous Materials, 11th Edition

Here’s your video introduction to Section 11.1, “Hazardous Materials,” in the 11th Edition of the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio.

You can find a complete list of the Amateur Extra videos by clicking here, or click here to go to the YouTube Amateur Extra playlist. Please post your questions either below or on the YouTube page for this video. Good luck in your studies!

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Unboxing the Yihua 852+ Soldering Station

YouTube viewer Kurt Johnson commented on my Fantastic Fox Finder Fix video about my soldering iron. He told me about a station called the 852D+ that was quite inexpensive, and he’s right. It cost only $47.90 on eBay and that includes shipping! It arrived today. This is my very first video devoted to unboxing a new toy. I hope you enjoy it!

Note that I paid for this myself, so this is not a sponsored review.

I used two video cameras. The main camera is my new Panasonic G7, and I love the video quality! I tweaked it in CyberLink PowerDirector 13 with the New Blue Video Tuneup effect, which provides video scopes for ease of adjustment. Very nice! The second camera is the Panasonic HDC-TM90 that I’ve had for several years as my mainstay camera. The G7 is a recent upgrade.

I look forward to trying the new soldering station with a kit that’s been sitting here for a couple months, the AAØZZ ZZRX-40. I’ll make a video about that.

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Amateur Extra Lesson 10.3, VHF/UHF/Microwave Propagation, 11th Edition

Here’s your video introduction to Section 10.3, “VHF/UHF/Microwave Propagation,” from the 11th Edition of the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio.

You can find a complete list of the Amateur Extra videos by clicking here, or click here to go to the YouTube Amateur Extra playlist. Please post your questions either below or on the YouTube page for this video. Good luck in your studies!

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Amateur Extra Class Lesson 10.2, HF Propagation, 11th Edition

Here’s your video introduction to Section 10.2, “HF Propagation,” from the 11th Edition of the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio.

You can find a complete list of the Amateur Extra videos by clicking here, or click here to go to the YouTube Amateur Extra playlist. Please post your questions either below or on the YouTube page for this video. Good luck in your studies!

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Amateur Extra Class Lesson 10.1, Solar Effects, 11th Edition

Here’s your video introduction to Section 10.1, “Solar Effects,” from the 11th Edition of the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio.

You can find a complete list of the Amateur Extra videos by clicking here, or click here to go to the YouTube Amateur Extra playlist. Please post your questions either below or on the YouTube page for this video. Good luck in your studies!

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Amateur Extra Class Lesson 9.5, Antenna Design, 11th Edition

Here’s your video introduction to Section 9.5, “Antenna Design,” from the 11th Edition of the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio.

You can find a complete list of the Amateur Extra videos by clicking here, or click here to go to the YouTube Amateur Extra playlist. Please post your questions either below or on the YouTube page for this video. Good luck in your studies!

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Amateur Extra Class Lesson 9.4, Transmission Lines, 11th Edition

Here’s your video introduction to Section 9.4, “Transmission Lines,” from the 11th Edition of the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio.

You can find a complete list of the Amateur Extra videos by clicking here, or click here to go to the YouTube Amateur Extra playlist. Please post your questions either below or on the YouTube page for this video. Good luck in your studies!

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Amateur Extra Lesson 9.3, Antenna Systems, 11th Edition

Here’s your video introduction to Section 9.3, “Antenna Systems,” from the 11th Edition of the ARRL Extra Class License Manual for Ham Radio.

You can find a complete list of the Amateur Extra videos by clicking here, or click here to go to the YouTube Amateur Extra playlist. Please post your questions either below or on the YouTube page for this video. Good luck in your studies!

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