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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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      Latest: Mobile Test from Inside an Abandoned Mine KQ6XA, Feb 28, 2017 at 4:27 AM
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    2. General Announcements

      General announcements and news tidbits
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      Latest: Beware of a Company called Fantom Dynamics!! WB7OXP, Feb 27, 2017 at 10:19 PM
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    3. Contests, DXpeditions and Special Events

      Upcoming Operations, Nets, and More
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    4. Hamfest and Convention Calendar

      Upcoming Hamfests & Conventions
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Just Three Weeks Away! N5MKY, Feb 25, 2017 at 2:00 PM
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    5. Hamfest Reports

      User reviews of recent hamfests.
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      Latest: Frost Fest Richmond/Prices K4YND, Feb 22, 2017 at 8:35 AM
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    6. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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      3,684
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      Latest: Mr. Tom Cusak, KC2THO WA4RQP, Feb 28, 2017 at 12:48 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.
      Discussions:
      174,688
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      Latest: Portable Allstar node KK4PP, Feb 28, 2017 at 5:22 AM
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    2. Ham Made Gear

      Small businesses by hams, for hams
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      2,506
      Latest: Desk Plaque, Custom Laser Engraved KB0NLY, Feb 27, 2017 at 9:30 PM
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    3. General Merchandise

      Everything else, not limited to Ham Radio...
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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: NY4PD is Rick Colon My old Call is KJ4OIE K2CD, Feb 27, 2017 at 10:17 PM
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    5. Stolen Radios, Scams and Rip-Offs

      Reports of thefts, rip-offs, and scams
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      Latest: SCAMMER-Not Carl Juvrud N4DSP, Feb 26, 2017 at 5:32 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: How not to climb a tower KJ4TX, Feb 28, 2017 at 5:14 AM
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    2. Rag Chew Central II

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      Latest: Changed my Avatar today WD0BCT, Dec 5, 2016
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    3. QRZ Stickers Around the World

      Show us your QRZ Bumper Sticker
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      Latest: My QRZ Sticker KG7YTS, Feb 22, 2017 at 11:12 PM
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    4. The DX Zone

      Topics about DXing and DX
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      Latest: TX5T and VP6EU K4LRX, Feb 28, 2017 at 5:08 AM
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    5. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Full-timer KG5EXW, Feb 28, 2017 at 12:39 AM
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    6. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Promoting ham radio in scouts AA8AO, Feb 27, 2017 at 6:27 PM
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    7. Survey Center

      Survey says and your opinion is...
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      Messages:
      8,711
      Latest: What car makers world-wide appeals you most? WD0BCT, Feb 27, 2017 at 5:20 AM
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    8. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
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      Latest: DX20 Heathkit KD2RON, Feb 27, 2017 at 10:51 PM
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    9. The YL Zone

      This forum is exclusively for YL members of QRZ
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      Latest: 2017 the year of the YL ham radio operator N6QIC, Feb 24, 2017 at 1:55 AM
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    10. QRP Corner

      Devoted to QRP operation
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      Messages:
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      Latest: QRP Ranger problems. N5EIT, Feb 27, 2017 at 6:56 AM
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    11. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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      Latest: Usa resident using uk callsign WA3QGD, Feb 26, 2017 at 6:58 PM
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    12. Amplitude Modulation - AM Fans

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      Latest: April AM Rally KA4KOE, Feb 28, 2017 at 5:15 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: Kenwood TS-930S power supply repair W9GB, Feb 28, 2017 at 4:50 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 avoid climbing a tower WA7PRC, Feb 28, 2017 at 5:18 AM
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    3. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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      13,270
      Latest: What blocking capacitor is needed for Icom 7300? WA7PRC, Feb 28, 2017 at 1:50 AM
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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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      Messages:
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      Latest: Wanted - Globe Chief 90 for parts or repair K2HN, Feb 28, 2017 at 1:38 AM
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    5. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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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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    7. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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      Messages:
      33,114
      Latest: Ameritron AL-80B Failed Arc Across Pads KD1GA, Feb 28, 2017 at 4:20 AM
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    8. Working Different Modes

      A forum for the discussion of Digital, SSTV, CW, and any other alternative transmission modes
      Discussions:
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      Messages:
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      Latest: MSK144 T/R time convention KQ0J, Feb 27, 2017 at 11:50 PM
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    9. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Detachable Head KD0RVY, Feb 28, 2017 at 5:24 AM
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    10. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Non-religious question elk vs arrow KA7FTP, Feb 28, 2017 at 4:34 AM
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    11. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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      Latest: honestly is DMR all that it's cracked up to be? KK6YAE, Feb 27, 2017 at 11:16 PM
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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 with Straight Talk Hotspot KA9JLM, Feb 24, 2017 at 4:22 PM
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    13. Latest: Adafruit 440/900mhz boards? NC5P, Feb 25, 2017 at 8:11 PM
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    14. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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      3,315
      Messages:
      39,475
      Latest: ICOM CT-17 Really Required? KB0MNM, Feb 28, 2017 at 2:23 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: logging program could fill in the blanks K7MH, Feb 27, 2017 at 7:29 PM
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    16. Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews

      Personal reviews of amateur radio gear
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      Messages:
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      Latest: 7300 nit pic KC7I, Feb 28, 2017 at 2:03 AM
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    1. Logbook User Forum

      Get Help with the QRZ Logbook here
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      Messages:
      11,634
      Latest: Logbook shows single line KD2HDZ, Feb 27, 2017 at 5:40 PM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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      Latest: New awards? R3GT, Jan 26, 2017
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    3. Suggestions and New Feature Requests

      Tell us how we might improve the Logbook
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      Latest: EQSL K3UJ, Feb 17, 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 2017-02-27 QRZ, Feb 27, 2017 at 4:00 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 2017-02-26 - 45 new QRZ, Feb 27, 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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      6,449
      Latest: LOTW needs - SD,ND,WY,OK WY7YL, Feb 27, 2017 at 9:17 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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      7,902
      Latest: No fee ??? AB3TQ, Feb 1, 2017
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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: Presentacion de LaRadioCB 30RCB04, Feb 2, 2017
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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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      Messages:
      5,483
      Latest: please add my callsign to database VU2RYU, Feb 28, 2017 at 3:55 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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    3. QRZ XML Logbook Data

      Live QSL Data from the QRZ Server
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      120
      Messages:
      359
      Latest: XML Lookup service not working DL1HD, Feb 17, 2017
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    4. Preguntas y Respuestas sobre QRZ.COM

      Spanish Language Help for QRZ
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      Messages:
      1,078
      Latest: TG9NSJ EB1BSV, Feb 27, 2017 at 8:59 AM
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      Latest: Testing a link to see if it works, okay? W9JEF, Feb 28, 2017 at 4:44 AM
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