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Simplex, Duplex and Repeater Types
May 16, 2016 | REPEATER

This blog post explains the difference between simplex and duplex communication, as well as describes several different types of repeaters.

APRS, the coolest tool in your mobile hamshack
Apr 28, 2016

An overview of APRS -- how it works, how it differs from typical packet radio, and how to set up your APRS home and mobile stations.

Foxhunting isn't just for the English anymore
Amateur Radio and Disaster Preparedness
Apr 13, 2016

An overview of what needs to be in order so that you are prepared to render aide during a disaster.

Shelly's story -- A warm fuzzy for us all~
Apr 7, 2016 | YL Stories

One YL's inspirational recounting of her hamdom evolution.

Pushing Yourself Out of Your Comfort Zone
Apr 7, 2016

The Benefits to Stretching Yourself may surprise you.

Repeaters 101
Mar 30, 2016 | REPEATER

The basics of repeaters: how they function, the equipment involved and the rules that govern repeaters and repeater owners.

How to Install an Antenna Through the Roof
Mar 15, 2016

One Ham's story of a mobile install / learning opportunity.

Making Good Connections
Mar 15, 2016

Connectors can get confusing to a new ham, but really there's just a few select ones for each application.

A detail look at coax
Mar 15, 2016

What to look for when purchasing coax...