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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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      237,265
      Latest: Buddipole Reaches New Heights with Mastwerks W3LES, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:44 PM
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    2. Videos and Podcasts

      Member contributed content
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Apollo 11 descent to the Luna surface VK6YSF, Jul 21, 2019 at 7:13 AM
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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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      18,103
      Latest: TO18SP Saint Pierre and Miquelon 4L5A, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:40 PM
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    5. Hamfest and Convention Calendar

      Upcoming Hamfests & Conventions
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      Latest: Rocky Mountain Division Convention 2019 WA7AL, Jul 22, 2019 at 2:47 AM
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    6. Hamfest Reports

      User reviews of recent hamfests.
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    7. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
      Discussions:
      4,995
      Messages:
      8,884
      Latest: WX5W Bill Roney II sk K2HAT, Jul 21, 2019 at 9:42 PM
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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:
      219,007
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      505,882
      Latest: Sark-110 Antenna Analyzer N9NTC, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:51 PM
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    2. Ham Made Gear

      Small businesses by hams, for hams
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      Messages:
      4,721
      Latest: Kit-Projects Site update and restock N8DAH, Jul 22, 2019 at 4:39 AM
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    3. General Merchandise

      Everything else, not limited to Ham Radio...
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      Latest: Computer System KB0DN, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:36 PM
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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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      Messages:
      11,259
      Latest: W8TTH - Concerned W0XX, Jul 22, 2019 at 3:05 PM
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    5. Stolen Radios, Scams and Rip-Offs

      Reports of thefts, rip-offs, and scams
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      1,501
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      Latest: JUST TO BE SURE DON'T BUY from WA6MHZ AF7XT, Jul 22, 2019 at 6:52 AM
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    6. Swapmeet Talk

      Talk about the swapmeet. Ask questions, get price opinions, converse with moderators.
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      2,766
      Latest: “No returns due to parts swappers” KA9JLM, Jul 22, 2019 at 3:12 PM
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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: Do y'all remember this ham posting here last year? K3EY, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:46 PM
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    2. QRZ Stickers Around the World

      Show us your QRZ Bumper Sticker
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      Latest: Just got mine in the mail K7MH, Jul 18, 2019 at 8:27 PM
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    3. The DX Zone

      Topics about DXing and DX
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      Messages:
      20,155
      Latest: 5BDXCC Plaque: less than advertised KB2FCV, Jul 22, 2019 at 4:02 PM
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    4. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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    5. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Kid friendly instructional materials needed AG6QR, Jul 17, 2019 at 10:21 PM
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    6. Survey Center

      Survey says and your opinion is...
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      296
      Messages:
      9,783
      Latest: MFJ/Ameritron W5LZ, Jul 22, 2019 at 2:26 PM
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    7. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
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      Messages:
      13,038
      Latest: First CW QSO K5TSK, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:03 PM
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    8. The YL Zone

      This forum is exclusively for YL members of QRZ
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    9. QRP Corner

      Devoted to QRP operation
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      Messages:
      5,483
      Latest: I want to QRP K8JD, Jul 22, 2019 at 12:58 AM
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    10. On-Air Operations - Q&A

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

      Discussions:
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      Messages:
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      Latest: DX-100/Apache Audio/Modulator Improvements K4KYV, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:39 PM
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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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      53,349
      Messages:
      500,793
      Latest: Anybody Familiar with the Kenwood TS-690S? KA2IRQ, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:52 PM
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    2. Antennas, Feedlines, Towers & Rotors

      Everything about antennas, towers, feedlines and the care & feeding of them!
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      235,703
      Latest: Re Hygain VB-66DX 6 el 6M Beam AA5MT, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:17 PM
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    3. Software Defined Radio (SDR)

      Subjects pertaining to SDR operations and technology.
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    4. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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      2,228
      Messages:
      16,459
      Latest: AT2020 Help KA9JLM, Jul 22, 2019 at 12:01 PM
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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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      4,862
      Messages:
      58,135
      Latest: Johnson Ranger Chernobyl Resistor Question W1BR, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:53 PM
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    6. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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      3,196
      Messages:
      37,810
      Latest: Clean DDS as a LO replacement? KA9P, Jul 22, 2019 at 4:26 PM
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    7. Radio Circuits, Repair & Performance

      The place to discuss circuits, repairs, and legal modifications/improvements to rigs and equipment.
      Discussions:
      5,556
      Messages:
      37,616
      Latest: TS-850SAT with some "quirks" N2LK, Jul 22, 2019 at 4:11 PM
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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:
      2,449
      Messages:
      21,230
      Latest: Ready to give up on FT8 WB9QVY, Jul 21, 2019 at 11:32 PM
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    10. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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      2,143
      Messages:
      20,685
      Latest: Hooray, Hooray--it's DONE! WA7PRC, Jul 22, 2019 at 7:33 AM
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    11. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Messages:
      24,153
      Latest: ARISS-SSTV Projects July 29 - August 4 K6LCS, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:40 PM
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    12. The Low Bands - 630/2200 Meters - VLF

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      Latest: Eliminating noise on vlf KL7AJ, Jul 19, 2019 at 8:45 PM
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    13. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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      Latest: Propagation Distance ? K9STH, Jul 22, 2019 at 4:46 PM
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    14. Echolink/IRLP Tech Board

      A resource for Echolink, IRLP, and other remote linkage knowledge and questions
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    15. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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      3,838
      Messages:
      45,993
      Latest: What specs to future-proof a ham PC WA9SVD, Jul 21, 2019 at 11:13 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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    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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      3,990
      Messages:
      15,484
      Latest: Logging? W7UUU, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:05 PM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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      Latest: Merge Awards? W1DQ, Jul 11, 2019
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    3. Suggestions and New Feature Requests

      Tell us how we might improve the Logbook
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      Messages:
      645
      Latest: New Digimode W1DQ, May 29, 2019
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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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      2,564
      Latest: FCC Updates for QRZ, Jul 22, 2019 at 1:30 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 2019-07-21 - 39 new QRZ, Jul 22, 2019 at 10:30 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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      Messages:
      7,103
      Latest: Need AK on 15M and 10M, and HI on 10M KB8CR, Jul 22, 2019 at 3:35 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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    3. Amateur Radio Clubs

      A resource listing of amateur radio clubs and their interests from around the world!
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      Messages:
      527
      Latest: K5TYP--Keesler AFB, Biloxi MS N3AWS, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:12 PM
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    4. Amateur Radio License Test Schedules

      Scheduled Amateur Radio License Exams
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  8. QRZ Community, Database Helpers, and Info

    Database Listing Help, Resources, Rules, and Information
    1. Add My Call Sign to QRZ - Database Helpers Forum

      Post here to get your call sign added to QRZ. Read the Instructions first.
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      Messages:
      5,476
      Latest: Add my callsign EB1BSV, Jul 22, 2019 at 5:54 PM
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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:
      24,015
      Latest: Account locked WY7BG, Jul 22, 2019 at 1:48 AM
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    3. QRZ XML Logbook Data

      Live QSL Data from the QRZ Server
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      Messages:
      495
      Latest: Log for new comer EB1BSV, Jun 21, 2019
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    4. Preguntas y Respuestas sobre QRZ.COM

      Spanish Language Help for QRZ
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      45
      Latest: Hooray! I am not verified! AF7XT, Jul 22, 2019 at 6:33 AM
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