QRZ Forums

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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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    2. Videos and Podcasts

      Member contributed content
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      Latest: Winter Field Station Deployment QRP Portable US7IGN, Jan 16, 2018 at 9:18 PM
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    3. General Announcements

      General announcements and news tidbits
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      Latest: Winter Field Day 2018 KD6TR, Jan 17, 2018 at 3:14 AM
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    4. Contests, DXpeditions and Special Events

      Upcoming Operations, Nets, and More
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      Latest: 2018 Ground Hog Day Special Event Station WG7X, Jan 16, 2018 at 11:07 PM
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    5. Hamfest and Convention Calendar

      Upcoming Hamfests & Conventions
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      Latest: Orlando Hamcation? K2HAT, Jan 17, 2018 at 3:36 AM
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    6. Hamfest Reports

      User reviews of recent hamfests.
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      Latest: Belton tx Oct 2017 W5GM, Jan 4, 2018
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    7. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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      Latest: KE6CFX SK K2HAT, Jan 17, 2018 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: Kenwood TS2000 KA2CDT, Jan 17, 2018 at 12:34 PM
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    2. Ham Made Gear

      Small businesses by hams, for hams
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      Latest: Buffer Relay for RF Amp K0OWG, Jan 13, 2018 at 10:13 PM
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    3. General Merchandise

      Everything else, not limited to Ham Radio...
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      Latest: Trade for good Oscillascope KL0MP, Jan 17, 2018 at 4:13 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: KM4AHP - Thanks Mark! W0XX, Jan 15, 2018 at 5:29 PM
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    5. Stolen Radios, Scams and Rip-Offs

      Reports of thefts, rip-offs, and scams
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      Latest: KI7JCW is posting as W5ASL Be Careful!! XE1DVI, Jan 17, 2018 at 2:15 AM
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    6. Swapmeet Talk

      Talk about the swapmeet. Ask questions, get price opinions, converse with moderators.
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      Latest: Updating an Ad K6RIN, Jan 17, 2018 at 3:22 AM
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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: What would happen if... N4MU, Jan 17, 2018 at 12:30 PM
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    2. Rag Chew Central II

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      Latest: My only rant of the year.... K3XR, Dec 7, 2017
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    3. QRZ Stickers Around the World

      Show us your QRZ Bumper Sticker
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      Latest: Here is mine! SV1AVE, Dec 15, 2017
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    4. The DX Zone

      Topics about DXing and DX
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      Latest: DX back in 1962 K4LRX, Jan 17, 2018 at 4:07 AM
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    5. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Latest: Rural California KV6O, Jan 17, 2018 at 6:37 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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      Latest: Which budget transceiver do you like best? KC3GSV, Jan 14, 2018 at 10:06 PM
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    8. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
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      Latest: Most Common Keyer Presets KN4ISJ, Jan 17, 2018 at 9:17 AM
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    9. The YL Zone

      This forum is exclusively for YL members of QRZ
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      Latest: Gender imbalance in ham radio KI0A, Nov 28, 2017
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    10. QRP Corner

      Devoted to QRP operation
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      Latest: When the sun doesn't favor us.. N8AFT, Jan 17, 2018 at 10:16 AM
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    11. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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    12. Amplitude Modulation - AM Fans

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      Latest: Modulator Plate-Volts Meter Repaired W7TFO, Jan 17, 2018 at 6:47 AM
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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: Oscillascopes?? W1GCI, Jan 17, 2018 at 10:42 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: Small house/lot: what kind of antenna BOBH1950, Jan 17, 2018 at 12:39 PM
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    3. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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      Latest: Best microphone ever.... (opinion) WW1WW, Jan 17, 2018 at 11:04 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: Atlas 210x or 215x G3YRO, Jan 17, 2018 at 10:25 AM
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    5. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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      Latest: Waterfall for my shack W4KJG, Jan 17, 2018 at 5:19 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 DDS fix... should I bother? G3YRO, Jan 17, 2018 at 11:48 AM
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    7. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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      Latest: KK4YY Turns An SB-230 Into An SB-813!! W2VW, Jan 17, 2018 at 12:32 PM
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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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      Latest: FT8 Power, how much ???? VE3AND, Jan 17, 2018 at 12:45 PM
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    9. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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      Latest: using a vhf 1/4 wave antenna for dual band KC3ECJ, Jan 17, 2018 at 8:42 AM
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    10. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Latest: windows pc for satpc32 and hdsdr W5PFG, Jan 17, 2018 at 12:54 PM
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    11. The Low Bands - 630/2200 Meters - VLF

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      Latest: First denied, now approved. W0AAT, Jan 17, 2018 at 7:58 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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    14. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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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: Ham Radio Delux Utitlites - Setup Menu Problem 9J2MM, Jan 17, 2018 at 11:10 AM
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    16. Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews

      Personal reviews of amateur radio gear
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      Latest: signal links are junk. KJ5T, Jan 17, 2018 at 6:01 AM
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    1. Logbook User Forum

      Get Help with the QRZ Logbook here
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      Latest: 2018 Logbook RA9LY, Jan 16, 2018 at 4:38 PM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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      Latest: County awards have serious problems KX4RC, Jan 12, 2018 at 10:26 PM
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    3. Suggestions and New Feature Requests

      Tell us how we might improve the Logbook
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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 2018-01-16 QRZ, Jan 16, 2018 at 4:00 PM
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    2. Daily DX Log

      Latest QRZ updates by DX (non-USA) stations
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      Latest: DX Updates for 2018-01-15 - 59 new QRZ, Jan 16, 2018 at 9:30 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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      Latest: 12 Meter Needed States for WAS KD2NOM, Jan 16, 2018 at 1:15 AM
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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: Disappointed new guy... KO6WB, Jan 17, 2018 at 5:36 AM
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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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  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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    2. Community Help Center

      Need help with the QRZ website? Ask your questions here. Open to all.
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      Latest: Callsign changed due to license upgrade N6QIC, Jan 15, 2018 at 7:36 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: EB2AFH EB1BSV, Jan 17, 2018 at 8:42 AM
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      Latest: 2017 test TA6MMT, Jan 17, 2018 at 12:49 PM
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