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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: Cuban Government Jamming 40 meter US HAM BAND ITAL7, Aug 6, 2021 at 3:46 AM
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    3. General Announcements

      General announcements and news tidbits
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      Latest: Amateur Radio License Plates! N1IPU, Aug 5, 2021 at 6:19 PM
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    4. Contests, DXpeditions and Special Events

      Upcoming Operations, Nets, and More
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      Latest: International Marconi Day KC3NDU, Aug 6, 2021 at 3:01 AM
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    5. Hamfest and Convention Calendar

      Upcoming Hamfests & Conventions
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    6. Hamfest Reports

      User reviews of recent hamfests.
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      Latest: Berryville VA hamfest photos 8/1/21 AB4D, Aug 6, 2021 at 3:17 AM
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    7. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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      6,420
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      13,095
      Latest: K7SEC SK AF7UF, Aug 6, 2021 at 2:28 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 was your very first "shack" setup? AB4D, Aug 6, 2021 at 3:46 AM
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    2. Ham Radio Life

      Everyday things in the lives of ham operators.
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      Latest: Post a picture that you took today! W9JEF, Aug 6, 2021 at 2:29 AM
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    3. QRZ Stickers Around the World

      Show us your QRZ Bumper Sticker
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    4. The DX Zone

      Topics about DXing and DX
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      Latest: My furthest DX KJ7ZEI, Aug 6, 2021 at 2:54 AM
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    5. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Latest: New looking for mobile rig recommendations K5XTR, Aug 5, 2021 at 6:06 PM
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    6. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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      Latest: How many days you got til summer break? BH5HYB, Aug 3, 2021 at 5:05 PM
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    7. Survey Center

      Survey says and your opinion is...
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      Latest: Wildlife and Coax KM1H, Jul 24, 2021
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    8. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
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      1,241
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      Latest: Where to start WB2WIK, Aug 6, 2021 at 2:04 AM
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    9. The YL Zone

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

      Devoted to QRP operation
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      Latest: QRP from home - what are you running? KC3RN, Aug 5, 2021 at 8:14 PM
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    11. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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      2,698
      Latest: Noise on 40 & 80 meters lately N1BCG, Aug 6, 2021 at 3:06 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: Mystery Numeric Display on my Icom IC-7300 W9JEF, Aug 6, 2021 at 2:42 AM
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    2. Tips and Tricks

      A moderated forum where useful ideas and techniques are shared.
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      Latest: End dreaded Paddle creep.... K7JOE, Aug 5, 2021 at 10:44 PM
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    3. Antennas, Feedlines, Towers & Rotors

      Everything about antennas, towers, feedlines and the care & feeding of them!
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    4. Software Defined Radio (SDR)

      Subjects pertaining to SDR operations and technology.
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      3,366
      Latest: Xiegu x6100 transceiver is from China M7EGY, Aug 5, 2021 at 2:54 PM
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    5. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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      Latest: FT-891 EQ not working? WE4E, Aug 4, 2021 at 1:58 PM
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    6. Digital Radio, DMR, Fusion, Wires, DSTAR

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      Latest: Cancelled Call in PDN Standby KC9ONY, Aug 5, 2021 at 10:10 PM
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    7. "Boat Anchor" & Classic Equipment

      Discussion on the care and operation of tube type/hybrid gear & equipment
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      Latest: Heathkit SB-301/SB-401 twins restoration saga KK6IYM, Aug 6, 2021 at 2:49 AM
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    8. Amplitude Modulation

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      Latest: 20 Years Ago - The AM Expedition to TPL W3SLK, Aug 5, 2021 at 4:42 PM
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    9. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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      Latest: Where to source PC board material and such? SWL37632, Aug 6, 2021 at 3:45 AM
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    10. 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-711a--Won't power on N4LGH, Aug 6, 2021 at 2:47 AM
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    11. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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      Latest: Heathkit SB 200 Black Reproduction Faceplates KD0ILM, Aug 5, 2021 at 10:07 PM
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    12. Working Different Modes

      A forum for the discussion of Digital, SSTV, CW, and any other alternative transmission modes
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      Latest: FT8 abuse KQ0J, Aug 4, 2021 at 5:20 PM
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    13. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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      Messages:
      23,994
      Latest: SDRPlay Panadapter on Yaesu FT-891 WD3D, Aug 4, 2021 at 6:12 PM
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    14. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Latest: Satellites antennas and best practices N6MST, Aug 5, 2021 at 8:35 PM
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    15. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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      Latest: Anyone have any regrets on buying an IC-9700? WD4ELG, Aug 5, 2021 at 1:33 AM
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    16. Echolink/IRLP Tech Board

      A resource for Echolink, IRLP, and other remote linkage knowledge and questions
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      Latest: Micro-Node International: Node repair K6TKR, Aug 5, 2021 at 7:44 PM
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    17. Latest: Is anyone using HAMshield? KK4NSF, May 10, 2021
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    18. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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      Latest: Yaesu FT-3D Bluetooth compatibility list 4F1HMI, Aug 3, 2021 at 10:18 PM
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    19. Mac Ham Radio on macOS & iOS

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    20. Amateur Radio Software

      A discussion area for rig control, logging, utility, and other software applications.
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      Latest: QSL Card Photoshop Template N9AED, Aug 5, 2021 at 5:01 PM
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    21. Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews

      Personal reviews of amateur radio gear
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      Latest: VHFDesign 2m QRO EME LNA KC2CKO, Aug 6, 2021 at 2:06 AM
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    1. 3D Printing

      Making things out of thin air
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      Latest: Icom 7300 Speaker 3D printed sound reflector W9QK, Jul 31, 2021 at 12:53 AM
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    2. Arduino Playground

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      Latest: usb serial 2 web text VE3CGA, Aug 2, 2021 at 4:16 PM
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    3. Pixel Nights or Christmas Lights

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    1. Logbook User Forum

      Get Help with the QRZ Logbook here
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      Latest: Logging DXCC using a callsign alias? W1DQ, Aug 6, 2021 at 1:41 AM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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      Latest: How is it? D1M qrz award NQ4T, Jul 29, 2021
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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 QRZ, Aug 5, 2021 at 1:30 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 2021-08-04 - 55 new QRZ, Aug 5, 2021 at 10:31 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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      7,679
      Latest: Need help with AK and HI on 15m FT8 WV8EDU, Aug 6, 2021 at 2:37 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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      Latest: AUG. 4, 2021 - CFO FOLKS WHO ARE CW OPS MBRS. K1LKP, Aug 4, 2021 at 11:55 PM
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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. 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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    2. Community Help Center

      Need help with the QRZ website? Ask your questions here. Open to all.
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      29,639
      Latest: How do I pay the $9 fee W7UUU, Aug 6, 2021 at 1:00 AM
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    3. QRZ XML Logbook Data

      Live QSL Data from the QRZ Server
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      Latest: How ton setup xml in Maclogger F4JAO, Jul 28, 2021
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    4. Preguntas y Respuestas sobre QRZ.COM

      Spanish Language Help for QRZ
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      Latest: Cambiar indicativo CX4DZ, Aug 3, 2021 at 10:24 PM
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      Latest: Test Links W0IS, Aug 4, 2021 at 4:50 AM
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