Getting Schooled By Neil Rapp, WB9VPG

Download Here  On this episode, Marty sits down with Neil Rapp, WB9VPG to talk about well… just about everything under the sun (in ham radio)!  Enjoy. Amateur Radio Newsline: Ham Talk Live: K9SOU, Neil’s school radio club: DONATE Check out Tweet at us: Join us on Facebook: About the hosts: Sterling, N0SSC: 25 year […]

#8.5 An Administrative Update!

Download HereSterling has to take a quick break from the show until the end of April, we announce the drawing winners, and much more! Sorry for the delay with this episode, we’ve been pretty busy. There is another “normal” episode coming out within the next 48 hours.   DONATE Check out Tweet at us: Join […]

#8: How to Design Antennas and Stuff

We continue the ramblings, recapping the license survey, crappy conditions during ARRL SSB, W0EEE update, and how to design tower arrays and antennas. Rolla Regional Amateur Radio Society Biggest Test Session Ever! 21 new and upgraded hams! Don Daso K4ZA will climb your towers: HFTA (comes with Antenna Book): EZNEC ($99): 4nec2 (free): HFSS […]

#7: Frequency Shift Keying…by voice?

Marty recaps the RTTY contest and demonstrate digital modes…with their voices…awfully…and Sterling gives a W0EEE update, lighting protection ideas,  and a Hamcation recap including the ARRL Collegiate Amateur Radio Initiative forum, how repeater coordination works (and why it’s so full of drama), and a little DSTAR/DMR/YSF debate teaser. OH AND A GIVEAWAY!!!!   Marty’s FSK […]

#6: Ham Radio at Oshkosh AirVenture with Emma KC9YGJ

We interviewed Emma KC9YGJ after Sterling found her article in the December 2016 issue of QST, pages 63-64, discovering she’s only 14 years old! We chat about ham radio as it relates to aviation and the Oshkosh airshow (aka EAA AirVenture), and a W0EEE update at the end. Shownotes: EAA AirVenture Oshkosh: W9EVT’s “Ham […]


We continue our ramblings with this latest episode of Phasing Line. Marty worked NAQP, Sterling goes on about livestreaming and youth, and we did it all while Marty had a migraine!  Check out our new website at You can also now donate using Paypal. Check out for more details on how to chip in.    […]