Category Archives: Op-Ed

Hamsexy’s Opposite of the Editoral page…..A place for our readers to sound off on issues in Ham Radio or articles posted on Hamsexy

One Amateur’s Rant

Posted in the forums by one of our members, we decided that this too good not to share. Like many of us, I got interested in radio after 9/11. Add to that a measure of frustration with the cell phone … Continue reading

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New IARU bandplan threatens AM

The following message is n behalf of the AM Forum team at, reprinted here as a courtesy and to get their message out. Please take a few minutes to consider what follows — some concerns a number of us … Continue reading

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The FOY Manifesto

Brad posted this earlier.  I thought the hamsexy audience would enjoy it.  I believe : -the Constitution should be the ONLY law of the land, anything thats not expressly listed should NOT be law, NO EXCEPTIONS, NO COMPROMISE. -personal liberties … Continue reading

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Funny REACTion

It seems Clyde’s article on Don Valley REACT didn’t go un-noticed, the least of which on members of the group themselves. Visitors to the Don Valley REACT website are greeted with an old-school scrolling Marquee that reads: Seasons’ Greetings – … Continue reading

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Lest we Forget

Today is November 11th – Veteran’s Day in the USA and Remembrance Day in Canada. It’s the day that we all take a few moments on the 11th hour to remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the name … Continue reading

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Response from KR4WM re: Morally Bankrupt

Here’s an op-ed piece from the subject of the “VOIP=Morally Bankrupt” thread featured last week – by the subject of the piece, K4WRM. Go ahead Web, the repeater is yours: OK, after careful consideration, I’ve decided that “morally bankrupt” was … Continue reading

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