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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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      Latest: Twilight Zone Via Ham Radio Long Path To Africa N2UHC, Oct 24, 2021 at 2:56 AM
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    2. Videos and Podcasts

      Member contributed content
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      Latest: POTA portable in the rain - Yorkshire UK 2E0HXS, Oct 22, 2021 at 7:47 PM
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    3. General Announcements

      General announcements and news tidbits
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      Latest: Problems with availability HF Antennas NN2X, Oct 24, 2021 at 3:05 AM
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    4. Contests, DXpeditions and Special Events

      Upcoming Operations, Nets, and More
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      Latest: Conway Reef Sept 17- ? 2021 K0MB, Oct 23, 2021 at 10:12 PM
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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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      Messages:
      956
      Latest: NEAR-Fest, Oct 15-16, 2021 N1VAU, Oct 17, 2021
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    7. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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      6,604
      Messages:
      13,515
      Latest: WA6TVS Sherman Tarr SK K1LKP, Oct 24, 2021 at 12:59 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: Did Ham Radio Actually Die Tonight??? NN3W, Oct 24, 2021 at 4:03 AM
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    2. Ham Radio Life

      Everyday things in the lives of ham operators.
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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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    5. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Messages:
      7,805
      Latest: 2021 Chevy Colorado Mobile Radios/Installation K0UO, Oct 22, 2021 at 7:32 PM
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    6. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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      Latest: WWSAC weekly contest, organized by youth hams KD2UHF, Oct 20, 2021 at 12:12 PM
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    7. Survey Center

      Survey says and your opinion is...
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      Messages:
      11,246
      Latest: Do You Unplug For Lightning Storms ? KX5ALC, Oct 21, 2021 at 1:52 AM
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    8. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
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      Messages:
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      Latest: What To Do When u Want to Pound Brass W4HAY, Oct 24, 2021 at 12:58 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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      Messages:
      10,451
      Latest: What QRP Operating Today? KI5GKD, Oct 23, 2021 at 10:32 PM
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    11. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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      2,840
      Latest: DX Rag Chew QSO Tips K2CD, Oct 21, 2021 at 7:22 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: Yeasu FT-897D with FC-30 Question? VA2DG, Oct 24, 2021 at 4:00 AM
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    2. Tips and Tricks

      A moderated forum where useful ideas and techniques are shared.
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      Latest: Stocking your junk box N2UHC, Oct 22, 2021 at 10:18 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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      Messages:
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      Latest: 5-band "tribander" AK5B, Oct 24, 2021 at 3:59 AM
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    4. Software Defined Radio (SDR)

      Subjects pertaining to SDR operations and technology.
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      3,605
      Latest: AirSpy HF+ Discovery or SDRPlay RSPdx ? N2DTS, Oct 22, 2021 at 1:44 AM
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    5. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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      Messages:
      19,728
      Latest: Best microphone ever.... (opinion) KM3F, Oct 23, 2021 at 4:33 PM
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    6. Digital Radio, DMR, Fusion, Wires, DSTAR

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      Latest: Allstar RIM-Maxtrac Motorola GM340 KA9JLM, Oct 22, 2021 at 9:24 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: An OLD antenna tuner NM7G, Oct 24, 2021 at 3:00 AM
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    8. Amplitude Modulation

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      22,618
      Latest: NexGen Audio Processor K4KYV, Oct 24, 2021 at 4:04 AM
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    9. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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      Messages:
      45,119
      Latest: EI9GQ 16 Watt Power Amp - Start to Finish KK4DAS, Oct 23, 2021 at 1:02 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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      6,443
      Messages:
      45,577
      Latest: IC-706MKII Internal keyer is On when Off WA9UAA, Oct 24, 2021 at 3:56 AM
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    11. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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      63,504
      Latest: Recommendations on amp N5TJD, Oct 23, 2021 at 11:55 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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      Messages:
      25,826
      Latest: Using FT-8 like RBN, WSPR, and WebSDR N6YWU, Oct 21, 2021 at 4:30 PM
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    13. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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      2,505
      Messages:
      24,403
      Latest: RF getting into Winnebago Furnace NG1H, Oct 24, 2021 at 2:45 AM
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    14. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Messages:
      30,793
      Latest: Icom 9700 satellite memory file KJ7DZ, Oct 22, 2021 at 9:42 PM
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    15. The Low Bands - 630/2200 Meters - VLF

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      Latest: SAQ Test Transmission 22nd October G0VKT, Oct 22, 2021 at 1:09 PM
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    16. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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      Latest: WA State 446.000 70cm UHF KK7BMS, Oct 23, 2021 at 5:56 PM
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    17. Echolink/IRLP Tech Board

      A resource for Echolink, IRLP, and other remote linkage knowledge and questions
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      613
      Messages:
      3,645
      Latest: Help Needed with EchoHam. WB0MSZ, Sep 16, 2021
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    18. Latest: Raspberry Pi Zero W: just say no N3TGY, Oct 22, 2021 at 12:57 AM
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    19. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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      Latest: Windows 11 SP5MJB, Oct 23, 2021 at 10:05 PM
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    20. Mac Ham Radio on macOS & iOS

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      Messages:
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      Latest: New macOS-native APRS client W8WJB, Oct 18, 2021 at 6:35 PM
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    21. Amateur Radio Software

      A discussion area for rig control, logging, utility, and other software applications.
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      Messages:
      18,997
      Latest: Rig Control Suite Features Comparison? N6WZQ, Oct 23, 2021 at 2:44 AM
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    22. Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews

      Personal reviews of amateur radio gear
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      Messages:
      14,148
      Latest: Yaesu FT3DR review OK7SE, Oct 20, 2021 at 11:49 AM
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    1. 3D Printing

      Making things out of thin air
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      82
      Latest: Coil for vertical N3VAN, Oct 13, 2021
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    2. Arduino Playground

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      Latest: Arduino Powered Fldigi Keyer W0RIO, Oct 20, 2021 at 4:40 PM
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    3. Pixel Nights or Christmas Lights

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      Latest: Mega Tree Construction, Part 4 K2WH, Aug 13, 2021
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    1. Logbook User Forum

      Get Help with the QRZ Logbook here
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      Messages:
      22,833
      Latest: Temporary Location Change KP4SX, Oct 24, 2021 at 2:03 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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      Latest: Labels K9SJH, Oct 18, 2021 at 4:12 PM
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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, Oct 18, 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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      3,905
      Latest: DX Updates for 2021-10-22 - 55 new QRZ, Oct 23, 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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    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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      9,200
      Latest: ZOOM general classes KB3HXG, Oct 23, 2021 at 1:01 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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      Latest: W4FOA - TONY - CFO # 550 IS NOW FAMOUS K1LKP, Oct 23, 2021 at 2:05 AM
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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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      Latest: Account info JA6XZS, Oct 24, 2021 at 4:01 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: MEMBER LIST W4QNW, Oct 23, 2021 at 11:26 PM
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    3. QRZ XML Logbook Data

      Live QSL Data from the QRZ Server
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      Latest: Filter Query - Two Counties G4MHJ, Oct 14, 2021
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    4. Preguntas y Respuestas sobre QRZ.COM

      Spanish Language Help for QRZ
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      Latest: ***BIENVENIDOS*** LU9XEC, Oct 23, 2021 at 5:10 PM
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      Latest: Test photo WA2CWA, Aug 11, 2021
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