Consortium Reference Materials

Satellites for Beginners by Bob Beatty – WB4SON

At the May 7th Consortium, Bob Beatty – WB4SON gave an excellent presentation on how to work Satellites. Click on the links below of reference materials!

Satellites for Beginners - PDF

Satellites for Beginners - reference materials

Satellites for Beginners - PowerPoint (Requires PowerPoint)

Digital Modes featuring FT8 by Mike Bragg

Mike Bragg gave an excellent presentation of digital modes focusing on the new FT8 mode. Here is the PowerPoint he presented. This requires PowerPoint or a PowerPoint viewer. Large File. Click on the link below to download the file.

Click here for PowerPoint presentation (Large File 53meg)

Jim Johnson's Reference Materials

This is where to look for any PowerPoints or Images that Jim uses in his excellent Consortium presentations.

Basic HF Radio Station (PDF)

Ionoshpere PowerPoint presentation (PDF)

The Basics of Radio Wave Propagation (PDF)

Click here for a PDF on Small HF antennas