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  1. QRZ Newsroom

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

      Newsworthy articles about Amateur Radio.
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      196,830
      Latest: A quad band with 220mhz under $100 K3RW, May 24, 2017 at 6:20 AM
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    2. General Announcements

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

      Upcoming Operations, Nets, and More
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      Messages:
      14,871
      Latest: 9H3XG Malta 4L5A, May 23, 2017 at 1:38 PM
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    4. Hamfest and Convention Calendar

      Upcoming Hamfests & Conventions
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    5. Hamfest Reports

      User reviews of recent hamfests.
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      129
      Messages:
      440
      Latest: Not a great start for me Xvention WA8FOZ, May 24, 2017 at 5:17 AM
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    6. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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      3,780
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      6,516
      Latest: ND2G, Wayne Arnesen, 5-20-2017 K2HAT, May 24, 2017 at 3:15 AM
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  2. Online Swapmeet

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

      Non-commercial, private sellers only.
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      Latest: Heathkit 2140A HF Dual Wattmeter KG7IXT, May 24, 2017 at 6:35 AM
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    2. Ham Made Gear

      Small businesses by hams, for hams
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      2,740
      Latest: Lamps for the Hamshack W4MCX, May 23, 2017 at 7:41 PM
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    3. General Merchandise

      Everything else, not limited to Ham Radio...
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      Latest: Autel X-Star Premium High End Drone KK4YDR, May 24, 2017 at 4:48 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: Gary North AE1CT Honset seller KL7AJ, May 23, 2017 at 9:20 PM
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    5. Stolen Radios, Scams and Rip-Offs

      Reports of thefts, rip-offs, and scams
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      1,150
      Messages:
      5,909
      Latest: eBay Scams N4AOF, May 23, 2017 at 9:19 PM
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  3. 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: How do you send QSL cards? KA0GKT, May 24, 2017 at 6:35 AM
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    2. Rag Chew Central II

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      Messages:
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      Latest: Changed my Avatar today WD0BCT, Dec 5, 2016
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    3. QRZ Stickers Around the World

      Show us your QRZ Bumper Sticker
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      Latest: temp small start and Stickem KP4SX, May 14, 2017
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    4. The DX Zone

      Topics about DXing and DX
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      Latest: The Vanishing act KO6WB, May 24, 2017 at 4:56 AM
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    5. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Latest: Any other motorcyclists here? WD4IGX, May 24, 2017 at 6:51 AM
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    6. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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    7. Survey Center

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

      For CW proponents only.
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      Messages:
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      Latest: QRS Code Practice "net"? KD4ZFS, May 24, 2017 at 6:21 AM
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    9. The YL Zone

      This forum is exclusively for YL members of QRZ
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      293
      Latest: Gender imbalance in ham radio K0DD, May 18, 2017 at 6:35 PM
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    10. QRP Corner

      Devoted to QRP operation
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      Latest: Built Some Kits N8AFT, May 24, 2017 at 2:38 AM
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    11. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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      Latest: How Are Band Conditions, Jim? WF4W, May 23, 2017 at 2:18 PM
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    12. Amplitude Modulation - AM Fans

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  4. 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: SP-600 JX-17 KE0ZU, May 24, 2017 at 5:57 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: Antenna options for FT-857D home station DU7DVE, May 24, 2017 at 5:17 AM
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    3. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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      Latest: 2 pin Heathkit (?) mic, need adapter to ICOM K3RW, May 24, 2017 at 6:25 AM
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    4. "Boat Anchor" & Classic Equipment

      Discussion on the care and operation of tube type/hybrid gear & equipment
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      Latest: SP-600 KE0ZU, May 24, 2017 at 6:13 AM
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    5. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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      Messages:
      31,120
      Latest: Where to start? - Books? Courses? Online? Kits? AF7XT, May 24, 2017 at 5:23 AM
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    6. Radio Circuits, Repair & Performance

      The place to discuss circuits, repairs, and legal modifications/improvements to rigs and equipment.
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      Latest: Kenwood TS 570 Battery Holder Replacement KA9JLM, May 23, 2017 at 10:54 PM
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    7. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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      Messages:
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      Latest: High Power Triode Amplifiers for 50 Mc. W0AAT, May 24, 2017 at 6:46 AM
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    8. Working Different Modes

      A forum for the discussion of Digital, SSTV, CW, and any other alternative transmission modes
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      Messages:
      14,991
      Latest: JT65 and JT9 on 6 and 2 Meter Band KJ4TX, May 24, 2017 at 3:40 AM
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    9. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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      Messages:
      17,263
      Latest: Motorcycle mobile radio installation examples WB8NQW, May 24, 2017 at 2:11 AM
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    10. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Yaesu G-5500 Needles Stopped Working K6CLS, May 24, 2017 at 12:30 AM
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    11. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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      Latest: New Operator Freq Questions W0AAT, May 24, 2017 at 6:54 AM
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    12. Echolink/IRLP Tech Board

      A resource for Echolink, IRLP, and other remote linkage knowledge and questions
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      2,840
      Latest: EchoHam questions KA9JLM, May 18, 2017 at 11:54 AM
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    13. Latest: Remote shutdown / timeout WE6EE, May 19, 2017 at 10:07 PM
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    14. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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      3,379
      Messages:
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      Latest: Winmor , FT-1000 and MixWRigexpert CP6GA, May 24, 2017 at 1:09 AM
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    15. Amateur Radio Software

      A discussion area for rig control, logging, utility, and other software applications.
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      Latest: CALLSIGN WORKED STATUS POPUP STOPPED WORKING CE6EZ, May 24, 2017 at 6:49 AM
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    16. Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews

      Personal reviews of amateur radio gear
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Can you give a reason for NOT getting a 7300? KD6VM, May 23, 2017 at 9:32 PM
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    1. Logbook User Forum

      Get Help with the QRZ Logbook here
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      Latest: *** QRZ Logbook Handbook *** W1DQ, May 22, 2017 at 8:03 PM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Contests ? WA7PRC, May 7, 2017
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    3. Suggestions and New Feature Requests

      Tell us how we might improve the Logbook
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      Latest: LoTw Users Notation K2WH, Mar 22, 2017
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  5. 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 2017-05-23 QRZ, May 23, 2017 at 5:00 PM
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    2. Daily DX Log

      Latest QRZ updates by DX (non-USA) stations
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      Messages:
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      Latest: DX Updates for 2017-05-22 - 50 new QRZ, May 23, 2017 at 10:30 AM
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  6. 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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      6,498
      Latest: CW sked with a noob, anyone? KC3EWK, May 23, 2017 at 7:21 PM
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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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      Latest: Extra Upgrade WF4W, May 22, 2017 at 1:54 PM
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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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      264
      Latest: New FB group for DELMARVA K3ACE, May 22, 2017 at 9:17 PM
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    4. Amateur Radio License Test Schedules

      Scheduled Amateur Radio License Exams
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      Latest: Testing Sessions in Homer, AK AL4Y, May 11, 2017
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  7. 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:
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      Latest: Please add my callsign to the database(6K5DOY) 6K5DOY, May 24, 2017 at 5:30 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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      Messages:
      20,389
      Latest: posting pictures to my QRZ page N6QIC, May 23, 2017 at 10:14 PM
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    3. QRZ XML Logbook Data

      Live QSL Data from the QRZ Server
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    4. Preguntas y Respuestas sobre QRZ.COM

      Spanish Language Help for QRZ
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      Latest: EA1IWU EB1BSV, May 23, 2017 at 7:45 PM
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      141
      Latest: screen grab photo K2XT, May 9, 2017
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