How to Get an Amateur Radio License in the US?

Answer Amateur Radio is a hobby that is enjoyed by millions of "hams" worldwide. Getting an Amateur Radio license in the US is as easy as getting a driver's license; Morse Code is no longer required. "Ham... Read More »

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How to Call CQ on Amateur Radio?

Calling CQ on the Ham Bands means you want to talk to any station anywhere that might be listening. If you call CQ, be prepared for anyone to answer. You may get lucky and snag a foreign(DX)station... Read More »

Amateur Radio Emergency Communication?

Amateur radio operators have at their disposal some sizable chunks of radio spectrum in which to pursue their hobby. The reason they are allowed the use of this bandwidth is that ham radio is, firs... Read More »

How to Clean an Amateur Radio Antenna?

As an amateur radio operator, you may have more than one type of antenna, perhaps a mobile antenna for your car or truck, one in your ham station and maybe a vertical or dipole antenna in your back... Read More »

How to Use a Kite Antenna in Amateur Radio?

Amateur radio (Ham radio) operators and engineers, have been experimenting with radio and antennas since Marconi. The use of a kite to support an antenna makes for great days operating and a wonder... Read More »