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Cooking Hot Dogs on a Ham Radio Antenna Part 2 Electric Boogaloo

Cooking Hot Dogs on a Ham Radio Antenna Part 2 Electric Boogaloo

Update: 2021-04-16


On this week's episode of Ham Radio Crash Course, a podcast roughly

based on amateur radio but mostly made up of responding to emails from

listeners, hosted by Josh Nass - KI6NAZ and his reluctant wife, Leah -

KN6NWZ, Josh talks Hot Dog Cooking 2 Electric Bugaloo. We introduce a modern preparedness corner where this week we discuss self defense items and Josh answers questions about firmware updates, mobile radio antennas and more. 


(00:08:50 ) Have a drink with us! Today, we’re drinking… Back Patio Cellars 2016 Sangiovese on recommendation from Russ KC5CNT


(00:13:00 ) Josh has a short tip with the Ham Radio Minute: Get some toroids and ferrites. Josh recommends Palomar Engineers: (Coupon Code: HRCC)


(00:17:00 ) Join the conversation by leaving a review on iTunes for Ham Radio Crash Course podcast at and/or emailing Leaving a review wherever you listen to podcasts will help Ham Radio Crash Course reach more hams and future hams and we appreciate it!


What We Used This Week (affiliate link): Signal Stick has a glow in the dark antenna and Leah is going to bring it into the house despite saying she didn’t want any more antennas in the house.


Preparedness Corner: Self Defense Equipment.


Email Correspondent’s Tower: We answer emails with ham radio questions, comments on previous podcasts, T-shirt suggestions and everything in between.


Links mentioned in the ECT:


Audible link for audio books on Amazon (affiliate link):


Leah’s HamTactical Instagram to see images from emails:


Learn with Leah as she talks about what she did with her Technician license this week and follow along as she studies for her General license exam. 


Technician Life: Leah programmed her radio with CHIRP, Josh gave some tips and they discuss weird things heard on ham radio. 


General License Prep: Josh admits he doesn’t know everything about the General Exam, Leah urges him to study as she answers a few more questions on the practice exam she’s already failed by Question 7. 


(02:48:00 ) Show Topic: Josh talks about his ongoing mission to cook a hot dog with RF.


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Cooking Hot Dogs on a Ham Radio Antenna Part 2 Electric Boogaloo

Cooking Hot Dogs on a Ham Radio Antenna Part 2 Electric Boogaloo

Josh Nass KI6NAZ