ARRL The Doctor is In

ARRL The Doctor is In is a podcast based on the popular QST magazine column "The Doctor is In." Hosted by QST Editor in Chief Steve Ford, WB8IMY, and columnist Joel Hallas, W1ZR, the podcast is a lively 20-minute discussion of a wide range of technical topics. Sponsored by DX Engineering.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 21m. Bisher sind 97 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts


It's About Time!

A discussion of UTC as well as the importance of accurate time for a number of digital modes.



Handheld Transceivers

These little radios are packed with features, but which one is best for you?



Listening Outside the Ham Bands

Whether you own an HF transceiver, or a VHF/UHF handheld radio, there is much to hear beyond Amateur Radio frequencies.


 2019-04-11  22m

The WSPR Heard 'Round the World

Are you curious about the mysteries of signal propagation, or maybe wondering how well your antenna is working? The answer may be just a "WSPR" away.


 2019-03-28  n/a

SWR Simplified

A discussion of SWR -- Standing Wave Ratio -- can be complicated, but it really doesn't need to be.


 2019-03-14  n/a

Meet the Raspberry Pi

Become acquainted with the versatile Raspberry Pi microcomputer, and learn about our new podcast for beginning amateurs.


 2019-02-28  n/a

Are We Entering a Maunder Minimum?

We are at the bottom of the current solar cycle, but what are the long-term prospects for improvement?


 2019-02-14  n/a


Steve Ford, WB8IMY, provides an introduction to FT8, one of the most popular Amateur Radio digital modes ever created.


 2019-01-31  n/a

Life above 50 MHz

Steve Ford, WB8IMY, speaks with ARRL Radiosport Manager Bart Jahnke, W9JJ, about the fascinating world of VHF/UHF.


 2019-01-17  n/a

Log Periodic Antennas

These directional antennas may look like Yagis, but they are quite different. The Doctor explains!


 2019-01-03  n/a