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QTH:Nevada City
Country:United States
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Paul J Racko
10050 Tyler Foote Rd
Nevada City, CA 95959
United States
Licensed since:2012
ITU: 6
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Hello from Amateur Radio Station K6YBA in the amazing YuBA River watershed on the western slope of the Sierra Nevada range!

I formerly operated under call sign KJ6UPR.

General Class license obtained 25/8/2012

Typically monitoring W6DD (Grass Valley) repeater on 147.285 + PL 151.4

Operating digipeater K6YBA-0 on 145.050 on the San Juan Ridge in Nevada Co. Local node: KBANN. Local BBS: GVCITY. Closest WL2K RMS at KG6SJT-10 (Davis, CA)

Primary bands of interest: 2m, 10m, 40m, 80m

Broadcast DJ at KZSC 88.1 FM Santa Cruz from 1989-1992


K6YBA[at]winlink.org | k6yba[at]gvcity.ampr.org | k6yba@kg6baj.#nca.ca.usa.noam


Amateur Radio Resources

Amateur Radio Relay League:  ARRL.org

ARES - Amateur Radio Emergency Service:  http://www.arrl.org/ares

F.C.C. Amateur Radio Service:  http://wireless.fcc.gov/services/index.htm?job=service_home&id=amateur

Introduction to Packet Radio by Larry Kenney WB9LOZ:  http://www.choisser.com/packet

Varmint Al's Amateur Packet Radio Page:  http://www.varmintal.com/ahamp.htm

HamUniverse:  HamUniverse.com

Northern California Packet Association:  http://www.n0ary.org/ncpa/

Internet Radio Linking Project:  IRLP.net

Winlink 2000:  Winlink.org



FLDIGI digital multi-mode software:  http://www.w1hkj.com/beginners.html

Outpost Packet Message Manager software:  OutpostPM.org

Ubuntu Linux:  Ubuntu.com

VOAprop HF propagation software:  http://www.g4ilo.com/voaprop.html


Ham Radio Equipment

AES:  AESHam.com

Ham Radio Outlet:  HamRadio.com

CheapHam.com ($99 Wouxun dual-band HT):  CheapHam.com

DX Engineering:  DXEngineering.com

MFJ Enterprises:  MFJenterprises.com

Power Werx:  PowerWerx.com

W8AMZ high-quality antennas - W8AMZ.com


Amateur Databases

Repeaterbook - North American Repeater Directory:  Repeaterbook.com

HamQTH Ham Radio Callbook:  HamQTH.com

VOACAP HF Propagation Prediction: http://www.voacap.com/prediction.html


Ham Radio Forums

eHam Community:  eHam.net


Amateur Radio Media

Ham Nation on TWiT TV:  TWiT.tv/hn

Ham Radio Now by Amateur Radio Video News:   http://arvideonews.com/hrn/

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