Amateur Radio

Japanese Amateur Radio

Japanese Amateur Radio

November 10, 2018
Up to now, the Japanese big boys such as Icom, Kenwood and Yaesu have pretty well dominated the amateur radio market, but the Chinese…

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Radio Amateurs of Canada

Radio Amateurs of Canada

June 13, 2018
Larry Price, W4RA, a President Emeritus of the ARRL and of the International Amateur Radio Union ( IARU ), has been appointed as the…

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Austin Amateur Radio Club

Austin Amateur Radio Club

June 3, 2018
Austin DSTAR Information Page Austin DSTAR W5KA Repeater The Austin Amateur Radio Club s D-Star Repeater is operational on 146 MHz…

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Amateur Radio Satellite tracking

Amateur Radio Satellite tracking

May 24, 2018
INTELSAT ROLLS OUT EPIC NEXT-GEN SATELLITE SYSTEM - The high-throughput platform should provide customers with superior connections…

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Amateur Radio Reviews

Amateur Radio Reviews

April 24, 2018
My initial review of the original Baofeng UV-5R has been a while ago. Two problems (lowest possible volume and being off-frequency…

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Amateur Radio Handheld

Amateur Radio Handheld

March 15, 2018
You may have heard about amateur or “ham” radio from a friend or maybe one of the members in your Makerspace is a ham. What is ham…

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Amateur Radio headset

Amateur Radio headset

August 3, 2014
Radiosport Headsets Headsets with quality and features to last a lifetime. radiosport headsets are built around our experience of more…

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Used Amateur Radio

Used Amateur Radio

June 17, 2015
Ham radio operator Bharti Prasad assists with rescue operations after the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami. Photo by Deshakalyan…

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Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services

Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Services

May 12, 2015
Founded in 1952, the Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES) is a public service that provides a reserve communications group…

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Amateur Radio Frequencies

Amateur Radio Frequencies

October 7, 2015
The National Weather Service (NWS) Forecast Office in Norman uses amateur radio as one method of communicating with spotter groups…

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Amateur Radio rallies

Amateur Radio rallies

August 16, 2017
Occasionally a HAM operator will ask how rallies fit in with the FCC section 97.113, which discusses pecuniary interest and commercial…

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Portable Amateur Radio

Portable Amateur Radio

November 3, 2016
Solar Powered Amateur Radio Station on a Bicycle Portable operations is usually signified by amateur radio operators appending the…

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Amateur Radio practice test

Amateur Radio practice test

July 11, 2015
Includes the NEW Technician Question Pool! NOTE: This FREE version contains only 2 of the 10 subelements in the question pool. Click…

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This Week in Amateur Radio

This Week in Amateur Radio

June 6, 2015
Amateur Radio volunteers were at the ready as a storm of historic proportions over the January 23-24 weekend dropped up to 3-1/2 feet…

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Philippine Amateur Radio Association

Philippine Amateur Radio Association

August 2, 2015
The Philippine Amateur Radio Association ( PARA ) activated its Ham Emergency Radio Operations (HERO) on December 12 as Typhoon Melor…

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