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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: Yaesu DR-2X Repeater M1MRB, Dec 15, 2017 at 5:33 PM
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    3. General Announcements

      General announcements and news tidbits
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      Latest: FCC 5/G Plan K3XR, Dec 17, 2017 at 4:39 PM
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    4. Contests, DXpeditions and Special Events

      Upcoming Operations, Nets, and More
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      Latest: Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin #1344 KB8NW, Dec 17, 2017 at 7:23 PM
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    5. Hamfest and Convention Calendar

      Upcoming Hamfests & Conventions
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      Latest: Cabin Fever Reliever - A Mid-Winter Hamfest KD0DOS, Dec 15, 2017 at 10:50 PM
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    6. Hamfest Reports

      User reviews of recent hamfests.
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      Latest: Fort Wayne Hamfest - 11/18/2017 W3HR, Dec 12, 2017 at 8:54 PM
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    7. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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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: FOR SALE: MFJ-259B N2SR, Dec 17, 2017 at 7:13 PM
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    2. Ham Made Gear

      Small businesses by hams, for hams
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      Latest: Customized 3D printed HAM Radio gear K7MH, Dec 16, 2017 at 7:41 PM
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    3. General Merchandise

      Everything else, not limited to Ham Radio...
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      Latest: JEWELRY CLEANER AND BLOOD PRESSURE CHECKERS WN2SQC, Dec 17, 2017 at 4:32 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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      Latest: KB3IFH - QSL Cards, great to work with WB8RFB, Dec 17, 2017 at 2:23 AM
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    5. Stolen Radios, Scams and Rip-Offs

      Reports of thefts, rip-offs, and scams
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      Latest: "Kelvin Dickson" (no call given) scam alert? KA2FIR, Dec 17, 2017 at 5:46 PM
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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: I Wanna See Your QSL Card! W3SCA, Dec 17, 2017 at 7:21 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 at 8:20 PM
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    4. The DX Zone

      Topics about DXing and DX
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      Latest: As Slim as the Pickings Have Been,... K4HX, Dec 17, 2017 at 3:57 AM
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    5. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Latest: 2016 Toyota 4Runner Antenna (HELP!) K5BBC, Dec 16, 2017 at 4:32 PM
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    6. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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      Latest: ARRL Kids Day KM4SII, Nov 27, 2017
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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? VE5RH, Dec 16, 2017 at 9:33 PM
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    8. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
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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: New10 watt all HF SSB qrp radio W5KUB, Dec 17, 2017 at 4:01 PM
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    11. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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      Latest: HF that doesn't need a mortgage loan KJ5T, Dec 15, 2017 at 10:23 PM
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    12. Amplitude Modulation - AM Fans

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      Latest: Your favorite AM transmitter. K5UJ, Dec 17, 2017 at 6:36 PM
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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: New to HAM, advice for jungle WA9SVD, Dec 17, 2017 at 7:18 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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      Latest: I want to make a 1.5:1 unun W5DXP, Dec 17, 2017 at 7:22 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: Question About XLR Microphone Connectors N2IIE, Dec 17, 2017 at 2:29 PM
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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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    5. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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      Latest: GOING CRAZY with Arduino WA6MHZ, Dec 17, 2017 at 6:36 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: Yaesu VX-3R Interferes with Itself G3YRO, Dec 17, 2017 at 5:14 PM
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    7. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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      Latest: Any experience with Dell 1570-Watts Power Supply WQ6N, Dec 17, 2017 at 3:40 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 strange behaviour W9FTV, Dec 17, 2017 at 3:08 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: power cable? KB0MNM, Dec 17, 2017 at 4:07 PM
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    10. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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    11. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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      Latest: 2x2 switching on UHF/VHF W9GB, Dec 17, 2017 at 4:41 AM
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    12. Echolink/IRLP Tech Board

      A resource for Echolink, IRLP, and other remote linkage knowledge and questions
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      Latest: Echolink on Raspberry Pi DU2UXH, Dec 14, 2017 at 9:17 AM
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    13. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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    14. Amateur Radio Software

      A discussion area for rig control, logging, utility, and other software applications.
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      Latest: Yaesu FT2-DR / RT Systems / SD Card Programming W6TAE, Dec 17, 2017 at 5:59 PM
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    15. 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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      Latest: can't log on , I was registered today M3HPR, Dec 17, 2017 at 6:53 PM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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      Latest: Qrz Awards M0YRX, Nov 17, 2017
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    3. Suggestions and New Feature Requests

      Tell us how we might improve the Logbook
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      Latest: Repeater Logging W1DQ, Dec 7, 2017
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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 2017-12-17 QRZ, Dec 17, 2017 at 4:01 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 2017-12-16 - 36 new QRZ, Dec 17, 2017 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: SKED NEEDED FOR 5BWAS and FT-8 WAS AK, ME, DE, HI K3HW, Dec 11, 2017 at 10:07 PM
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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: Duluth Minn East High School ham club W6UHQ, Dec 13, 2017 at 9:26 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. QRZ.COM Callsign Database Helpers

      Assistance with getting your callsign into the database, and making changes
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      Latest: Add callsign EB1BSV, Dec 17, 2017 at 7:20 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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      Latest: how do you delete a posting? N2PQW, Dec 16, 2017 at 5:21 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: EA4FNJ EB1BSV, Dec 15, 2017 at 4:57 PM
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      Latest: 2017 test N6QIC, Dec 16, 2017 at 6:00 AM
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