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  1. QRZ Forums Code of Conduct

    Guidelines and Rules for users of the Forum
  2. QRZ Newsroom

    Articles of interest to radio amateurs around the world.
    1. Amateur Radio News

      Newsworthy articles about Amateur Radio.
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    2. Videos and Podcasts

      Member contributed content
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      Latest: New Video with STEALTH-LOOP Test US7IGN, Jan 17, 2019 at 4:14 PM
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    3. General Announcements

      General announcements and news tidbits
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    4. Contests, DXpeditions and Special Events

      Upcoming Operations, Nets, and More
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      17,399
      Latest: Battle of the (bad) Bands KD8DEY, Jan 18, 2019 at 2:39 AM
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    5. Hamfest and Convention Calendar

      Upcoming Hamfests & Conventions
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      Latest: Crossroads Hamfest and Radio Swap N5MKY, Jan 17, 2019 at 1:52 AM
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    6. Hamfest Reports

      User reviews of recent hamfests.
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      637
      Latest: Live webcast Morristown, TN hamfest KB0TKZ, Jan 15, 2019 at 8:49 PM
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    7. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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      4,677
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  3. Online Swapmeet

    A virtual hamfest with real good stuff!
    1. Ham Radio Gear For Sale

      Non-commercial, private sellers only.
      Discussions:
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      472,134
      Latest: YAESU FT-891 AND YAESU FC-50 ANTENNA TUNER N8CXU, Jan 18, 2019 at 10:47 AM
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    2. Ham Made Gear

      Small businesses by hams, for hams
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      4,164
      Latest: Ultralight Ultraportable Multiband QRP ANtenna VU2GTG, Jan 18, 2019 at 8:14 AM
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    3. General Merchandise

      Everything else, not limited to Ham Radio...
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      Latest: Ham Radio Friendly Farm For Sale N7WR, Jan 18, 2019 at 2:31 AM
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    4. Ham to Ham References

      Does the person you're dealing with have a good swapmeet reputation?
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      Latest: WY4A GOOD SELLER A++ W7USN, Jan 18, 2019 at 12:11 AM
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    5. Stolen Radios, Scams and Rip-Offs

      Reports of thefts, rip-offs, and scams
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      1,422
      Messages:
      8,019
      Latest: Ripped of by KC8EMH K8MH, Jan 16, 2019 at 3:20 PM
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    6. Swapmeet Talk

      Talk about the swapmeet. Ask questions, get price opinions, converse with moderators.
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      1,755
      Latest: How do you mark an ad sold W7UUU, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:18 AM
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  4. Discussion Forums

    Share your views with others
    1. Ham Radio Discussions

      Discussion, opinions and viewpoints on amateur radio related topics
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      Latest: Non HOA hams, why no tower? N6PAT, Jan 18, 2019 at 10:37 AM
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    2. QRZ Stickers Around the World

      Show us your QRZ Bumper Sticker
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      Latest: QRZ in Vietnam WA7WJR, Nov 12, 2018
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    3. The DX Zone

      Topics about DXing and DX
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      Messages:
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      Latest: 9LY1JM DXpedition to Sierra Leone is now QRV KQ9J, Jan 18, 2019 at 3:05 AM
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    4. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Latest: And on the airstrip KK7NAZ, Jan 18, 2019 at 5:11 AM
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    5. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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      Latest: Youth Roll call KF5KWO, Nov 21, 2018
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    6. Survey Center

      Survey says and your opinion is...
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    7. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
      Discussions:
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      Messages:
      11,153
      Latest: Where are all the ops???? M6GYU, Jan 18, 2019 at 7:31 AM
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    8. The YL Zone

      This forum is exclusively for YL members of QRZ
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      Messages:
      332
      Latest: Yl motor vehicles/transport K0DD, Jan 7, 2019
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    9. QRP Corner

      Devoted to QRP operation
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    10. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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      Messages:
      1,217
      Latest: Does Anyone Use Paper Log and Send QSL Cards? WB9YZU, Jan 18, 2019 at 4:48 AM
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  5. Technical Forums

    RF, Hardware, Software, Operating Tips, Answers
    1. General Technical Questions and Answers

      General radio tech questions that do not fit in our specialty boards, answered by knowledgeable hams
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      Latest: Apple related: locked worse GAREN123, Jan 18, 2019 at 9:46 AM
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    2. Antennas, Feedlines, Towers & Rotors

      Everything about antennas, towers, feedlines and the care & feeding of them!
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      Latest: Rope Eating Branches WA7PRC, Jan 18, 2019 at 10:17 AM
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    3. Software Defined Radio (SDR)

      Subjects pertaining to SDR operations and technology.
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      Latest: Re purpose Icom IC 745 for SDR radio VE3TMT, Jan 17, 2019 at 8:32 PM
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    4. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Heil Parametric Receive Audio System (PRAS) N4MU, Jan 18, 2019 at 12:41 AM
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    5. "Boat Anchor" & Classic Equipment

      Discussion on the care and operation of tube type/hybrid gear & equipment
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      Latest: Heathkit amp. KD2ACO, Jan 18, 2019 at 2:13 AM
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    6. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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      Latest: 650 Watts CW Dummy Load workshop project ! CX3CP, Jan 18, 2019 at 1:12 AM
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    7. Radio Circuits, Repair & Performance

      The place to discuss circuits, repairs, and legal modifications/improvements to rigs and equipment.
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      5,380
      Messages:
      36,163
      Latest: TS-850S Dimmer Circuit Info VE3TMT, Jan 18, 2019 at 3:31 AM
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    8. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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    9. Working Different Modes

      A forum for the discussion of Digital, SSTV, CW, and any other alternative transmission modes
      Discussions:
      2,317
      Messages:
      19,886
      Latest: Odd FT8 decoding/encoding issue? W3MMM, Jan 18, 2019 at 6:49 AM
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    10. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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      Latest: Antenna coil adjustment K7TRF, Jan 15, 2019 at 6:56 PM
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    11. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Latest: Why does SO-50 hate me? AF7IN, Jan 18, 2019 at 2:49 AM
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    12. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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    13. Echolink/IRLP Tech Board

      A resource for Echolink, IRLP, and other remote linkage knowledge and questions
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      Latest: Help logging a QSO done with echolink KI7AAR, Jan 18, 2019 at 7:43 AM
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    14. Latest: Why should I want a hotspot? K9ASE, Jan 17, 2019 at 12:36 AM
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    15. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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      Latest: Google email and sync N3DT, Jan 17, 2019 at 10:12 PM
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    16. Amateur Radio Software

      A discussion area for rig control, logging, utility, and other software applications.
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      Messages:
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      Latest: MINI600 Antenna analyzer 0.1-600mhz KE0RJE, Jan 14, 2019 at 5:45 PM
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    17. Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews

      Personal reviews of amateur radio gear
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    1. Logbook User Forum

      Get Help with the QRZ Logbook here
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Proper logbook entries W1DQ, Jan 17, 2019 at 5:43 PM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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      Latest: World Radio Friendship Award Question please... W1DQ, Jan 15, 2019 at 1:11 PM
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    3. Suggestions and New Feature Requests

      Tell us how we might improve the Logbook
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  6. QRZ Report Data

    System-generated reports from our servers
    1. Daily FCC Log

      Latest QRZ updates from the FCC
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      Latest: FCC Updates for 2018-12-17 K7OTA, Jan 11, 2019
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    2. Daily DX Log

      Latest QRZ updates by DX (non-USA) stations
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      Latest: DX Updates for 2019-01-16 - 51 new QRZ, Jan 17, 2019 at 9:30 AM
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  7. Amateur Radio Resources

    Find clubs, licensing information, and make on-air friends!
    1. SKED - QSO Scheduling

      Setup a contact, roundtable, or contest here!
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      Latest: Looking for a qso with Hawaii F4GHB, Jan 11, 2019
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    2. Becoming an Amateur Radio Operator/Upgrading Privi

      A place to ask questions about joining amateur radio, or expanding your horizons!
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    3. Amateur Radio Clubs

      A resource listing of amateur radio clubs and their interests from around the world!
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    4. Amateur Radio License Test Schedules

      Scheduled Amateur Radio License Exams
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      Messages:
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      Latest: VE Test Session N4AWP, Dec 31, 2018
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  8. QRZ Community, Database Helpers, and Info

    Database Listing Help, Resources, Rules, and Information
    1. QRZ.COM Callsign Database Helpers

      Assistance with getting your callsign into the database, and making changes
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      Messages:
      36,064
      Latest: Please add my call sign - HS3YXT HS3YXT, Jan 18, 2019 at 10:11 AM
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    2. Community Help Center

      Need help with the QRZ website? Ask your questions here. Open to all.
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      6,527
      Messages:
      23,241
      Latest: Login problems AC2HQ, Jan 17, 2019 at 12:15 PM
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    3. QRZ XML Logbook Data

      Live QSL Data from the QRZ Server
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      Messages:
      440
      Latest: MIXW 3.11 M0YTT, Jan 2, 2019
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    4. Preguntas y Respuestas sobre QRZ.COM

      Spanish Language Help for QRZ
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      Latest: Cambio de datos EB1BSV, Nov 25, 2018
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      166
      Latest: testing WD8T, Jan 14, 2019 at 9:34 PM
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