New Directions Radio: Ham Rigs and Home Computers

With home computers sweeping the land, many amature radio enthusiasts are trying to connect them with their ham rigs.



home computers, ham rigs
Even people who own and use ham rigs are jumping on the home computers bandwagon.
Illustration by Fotolia/petrroudny
Copthorne Macdonald, circa 1980
Copthorne Macdonald is the inventor of slow-scan television, a method of amateur radio transmission that allows ham operators to both hear and see each other during shortwave broadcasts.
Madeleine Macdonald

















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