Ham Radio

Explore the fascinating hobby of ham radio and connect with people around the world. Learn about the equipment, techniques, and communities that make ham radio a thrilling and rewarding endeavor.
Things Baofeng UV-5R Radio can do for you. Shortwave Radio, Emergency Radio, Two Way Radio, Fm Radio, Mobile Ham Radio, Amateur Radio, Radio Antenna, Radio Kit, Radio Communication

What is the de facto prepper ham radio? The Baofeng UV-5R radio. I know, I know – the purists within the ham radio community scoff, but there is a world of a difference between the ham radio community and the prepper community. There’s overlap, to be sure, but the two communities are not the same. #baofenguv5rradio #BaofengRadio #BaofengUV-5R

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Survival Skills, Emergency Preparedness, Emergency Radio, Communication Radio, Radio Communication, Communication Methods, Radio Websites, Radio Frequency, Communication System

As you’re probably aware, communications right before, during and after a disaster will be critical to getting out o dodge, finding family members, or helping others stay alive. With the Internet, cell-phone towers and potentially even satellites being down, you may have to rely on HAM radio and other two-way radio services to send and ... Read more

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Survival Skills, Emergency Preparedness, Emergency Radio, Survival Prepping, Communication Radio, Wilderness Survival, How To Plan, Radio Communication, Preparedness

A while back, Dan KB6NU noted the increasing number of preppers getting involved in ham radio. Preppers are people who are actively preparing for emergencies, natural disasters and disruption of social order. In our Technician license course, we’ve noticed an increase in the number of people identifying themselves as preppers. Of course, amateur (ham) radio has a long history of emergency service and disaster preparedness. Continue reading When All Else Fails or SHTF?→

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Camping, Gadgets, Ideas, Life Hacks, Ham Radio Repeaters, Radio Communication, Emergency Radio, Ham Radio Antenna, Radio Antenna

Ham Radio is a great hobby for those who love to talk on the radio. Whether you like talking to your family and friends or you want to make new connections, ham radio is an excellent way of doing so. In this article, we will discuss three different ranges, with some tips on how far each one can reach as well as what kind of equipment you need to use them effectively.

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