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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: Baofeng Extreme Testing Videos + Contest! K5CLC, Jan 23, 2018 at 5:11 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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      Latest: Montana QSO Party Cancelled? K6CLS, Jan 24, 2018 at 5:15 AM
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    5. Hamfest and Convention Calendar

      Upcoming Hamfests & Conventions
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      Latest: Orlando Hamcation? KN4DQE, Jan 24, 2018 at 1:43 AM
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    6. Hamfest Reports

      User reviews of recent hamfests.
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      Latest: HAMCOM 2015 - No Tailgating! W4NNF, Jan 23, 2018 at 11:10 PM
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    7. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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      Latest: K3LP KJ5T, Jan 24, 2018 at 4:17 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: 6 - 16 volts dc power line filter N8MJS, Jan 24, 2018 at 9:38 AM
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    2. Ham Made Gear

      Small businesses by hams, for hams
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    3. General Merchandise

      Everything else, not limited to Ham Radio...
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      Latest: AUTO TUNE CONNECTOR W3FRG, Jan 24, 2018 at 11:32 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: Perfect deal with W5SSS AC5RM, Jan 24, 2018 at 2:09 AM
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    5. Stolen Radios, Scams and Rip-Offs

      Reports of thefts, rip-offs, and scams
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      Latest: Scammer using KB2WYL N0JEP, Jan 23, 2018 at 5:27 PM
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    6. Swapmeet Talk

      Talk about the swapmeet. Ask questions, get price opinions, converse with moderators.
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      Latest: Filtering by location? N9LCD, Jan 24, 2018 at 1:38 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: Operating Ethics K1OIK, Jan 24, 2018 at 11:24 AM
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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: New DXCC Entity Approved! KP4SX, Jan 24, 2018 at 11:21 AM
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    5. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Latest: Mesh Groundplane on roof? KC0LDH, Jan 23, 2018 at 10:09 PM
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    6. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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      Latest: Good job YLs! WE4B, Jan 20, 2018 at 11:38 PM
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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? W7UUU, Jan 24, 2018 at 4:42 AM
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    8. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
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      Latest: Key/Paddles for a New Ham VE7PJR, Jan 24, 2018 at 3:48 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: WSPR Setup-Not being heard K6CLS, Jan 24, 2018 at 4:27 AM
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    11. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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      Latest: They can hear me, I can't hear them KA2CZU, Jan 18, 2018 at 4:07 PM
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    12. Amplitude Modulation - AM Fans

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      Latest: Radio Canada 1940 RCA 50 KW HF TX K5UJ, Jan 24, 2018 at 11:01 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: USB interface for Kenwood TS-830S WA7PRC, Jan 24, 2018 at 8:44 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: How to calculate power at antenna with swr G3TXQ, Jan 24, 2018 at 10:27 AM
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    3. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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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: AC or DC power for Tempo One G3YRO, Jan 24, 2018 at 9:57 AM
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    5. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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      Latest: Cheapo 2N3904: a test report N1OOQ, Jan 23, 2018 at 8:55 PM
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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: Adding a Panadapter to an IC-718 N5NXZ, Jan 23, 2018 at 9:45 PM
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    7. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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      Latest: TL922 Thermal Cutout KA9JLM, Jan 24, 2018 at 11:23 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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      Latest: Another FT-8 Question KC4TLK, Jan 24, 2018 at 7:04 AM
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    9. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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    10. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Latest: Fox-1D Launch Live Blog K6LCS, Jan 24, 2018 at 6:58 AM
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    11. The Low Bands - 630/2200 Meters - VLF

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      Latest: RBL-5, CNA-46161-B AD5HR, Jan 21, 2018 at 7:07 PM
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    12. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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      Latest: AEA Isopole Tip Repair WB2WIK, Jan 23, 2018 at 5:31 PM
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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: FT-991 Echolink K1RFD, Jan 23, 2018 at 11:46 AM
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    14. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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      Latest: WSJT-X and INTERFACE PROBLEMS KA1BSZ, Jan 24, 2018 at 5:01 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: windows 10 KA9JLM, Jan 24, 2018 at 10:51 AM
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    16. Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews

      Personal reviews of amateur radio gear
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      Latest: FT991 vs FT1200 hands on W0XX, Jan 23, 2018 at 8:02 PM
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    1. Logbook User Forum

      Get Help with the QRZ Logbook here
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      Latest: Upgrade my logbook W1DQ, Jan 24, 2018 at 12:48 AM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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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 2018-01-23 QRZ, Jan 23, 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 2018-01-22 - 39 new QRZ, Jan 23, 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
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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: Waiting......... KP4SX, Jan 23, 2018 at 6:27 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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    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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      Latest: PLEASE ADD ME TO THE DATABASE -IS0GOH EB1BSV, Jan 24, 2018 at 9:49 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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      Latest: contacting support via email is a pain N6QIC, Jan 24, 2018 at 12:10 AM
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    3. QRZ XML Logbook Data

      Live QSL Data from the QRZ Server
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      Latest: 403 Forbidden from callsign request? K7ZCZ, Jan 23, 2018 at 9:39 AM
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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
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      Latest: test - loading pix from mobile device KA9JLM, Jan 24, 2018 at 11:14 AM
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