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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: peanut app M0LSG, Feb 22, 2019 at 12:15 AM
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    3. General Announcements

      General announcements and news tidbits
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      Latest: Rohn BX8 and BX8S tower sections. KB7MVF, Feb 21, 2019 at 6:22 AM
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    4. Contests, DXpeditions and Special Events

      Upcoming Operations, Nets, and More
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      17,550
      Latest: DX1CC Arena Island 4L5A, Feb 23, 2019 at 5:26 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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      649
      Latest: How big was 2019 Hamcation? Reports wanted! WW4DX, Feb 22, 2019 at 10:24 AM
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    7. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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      4,740
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      8,382
      Latest: W4HRR SK KJ4VTH, Feb 23, 2019 at 12:42 AM
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  3. Online Swapmeet

    A virtual hamfest with real good stuff!
    1. Ham Radio Gear For Sale

      Non-commercial, private sellers only.
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      211,152
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      Latest: Ten-Tec T.Kit No. 1208 6 Meter Transverter K7SZ, Feb 23, 2019 at 6:46 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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      22,203
      Latest: Dell Latitude D630. (#14) AD8I, Feb 23, 2019 at 6:19 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: K4VDH Jerry W9CV, Feb 22, 2019 at 5:57 PM
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    5. Stolen Radios, Scams and Rip-Offs

      Reports of thefts, rip-offs, and scams
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    6. Swapmeet Talk

      Talk about the swapmeet. Ask questions, get price opinions, converse with moderators.
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      1,917
      Latest: Welcome to Swapmeet Talk W7UUU, Feb 21, 2019 at 3:22 PM
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  4. 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: Phonetic Alphabet - quit saying "Kilowatt" WZ7U, Feb 23, 2019 at 8:06 AM
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    2. QRZ Stickers Around the World

      Show us your QRZ Bumper Sticker
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      Latest: QRZ in Vietnam WA7WJR, Nov 12, 2018
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    3. The DX Zone

      Topics about DXing and DX
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      1,327
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      Latest: The Official DX "ATNO" thread W7UUU, Feb 23, 2019 at 2:40 AM
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    4. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Latest: hydraulicly tuned marine antenna WD5IKX, Feb 22, 2019 at 6:48 PM
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    5. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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      Latest: Youth Roll call KM4ATT, Feb 18, 2019 at 7:23 PM
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    6. Survey Center

      Survey says and your opinion is...
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      286
      Messages:
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      Latest: HAM License Plates or No? W4KJG, Feb 22, 2019 at 5:30 AM
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    7. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
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      Latest: Setting up a Yaesu 450d for CW operation. 2E0LPL, Feb 22, 2019 at 8:52 AM
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    8. The YL Zone

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

      Devoted to QRP operation
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      Messages:
      4,991
      Latest: Should I use /QRP added to my call on FT8? WB0RIO, Feb 22, 2019 at 6:08 PM
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    10. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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  5. 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: Ammo Can Project KI7AAR, Feb 23, 2019 at 7:59 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: Base loaded multiband vertical - how? KC8VWM, Feb 23, 2019 at 4:32 AM
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    3. Software Defined Radio (SDR)

      Subjects pertaining to SDR operations and technology.
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      Latest: RSP1A with GQRX on RPi3 B+ W4AUE, Feb 21, 2019 at 6:15 AM
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    4. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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      Latest: ts830s good headset match KC1KVU, Feb 23, 2019 at 3:21 AM
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    5. "Boat Anchor" & Classic Equipment

      Discussion on the care and operation of tube type/hybrid gear & equipment
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      Latest: Anybody recognize this solder roll? K7KBN, Feb 23, 2019 at 7:10 AM
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    6. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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      3,106
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      Latest: Tips for soldering wire onto PCB "pads" WB0RIO, Feb 22, 2019 at 6:28 PM
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    7. Radio Circuits, Repair & Performance

      The place to discuss circuits, repairs, and legal modifications/improvements to rigs and equipment.
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      Messages:
      36,444
      Latest: Don’t Blow that Tranny by David Jung AA7QQ, Feb 23, 2019 at 1:07 AM
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    8. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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      46,601
      Latest: MINIPA50 HF AMP JP1KHY, Feb 23, 2019 at 1:30 AM
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    9. Working Different Modes

      A forum for the discussion of Digital, SSTV, CW, and any other alternative transmission modes
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      Latest: WSJT-X prompt for log N3DT, Feb 23, 2019 at 3:04 AM
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    10. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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      Latest: TM-V71A programming cable questions W7WDM, Feb 23, 2019 at 5:26 AM
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    11. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Latest: Qatar OSCAR 100 Web Receiver Operational KC9SGV, Feb 23, 2019 at 2:43 AM
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    12. The Low Bands - 630/2200 Meters - VLF

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      Latest: A Full-Blown 1/2 Wave Dipole? K3RW, Feb 22, 2019 at 4:55 AM
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    13. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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      Latest: Any current nets on 6 meters SSB these days? N5GIT, Feb 23, 2019 at 3:47 AM
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    14. Echolink/IRLP Tech Board

      A resource for Echolink, IRLP, and other remote linkage knowledge and questions
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      Latest: Echolink and Avast Antivirus W4FLL, Feb 15, 2019
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    15. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Hams on Mac M7AUV, Feb 23, 2019 at 2:27 AM
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    16. Amateur Radio Software

      A discussion area for rig control, logging, utility, and other software applications.
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      Latest: MINI60 HF ANTENNA ANALYZER F4FFX, Feb 23, 2019 at 8:00 AM
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    17. Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews

      Personal reviews of amateur radio gear
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      Messages:
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      Latest: Is the Yaesu FT-450D a good radio? NY7Q, Feb 22, 2019 at 2:28 AM
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    1. Logbook User Forum

      Get Help with the QRZ Logbook here
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      14,810
      Latest: Can't start a new log! BH4EPK, Feb 23, 2019 at 2:21 AM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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      Latest: United States Counties Award issue... K7KBN, Feb 23, 2019 at 2:24 AM
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    3. Suggestions and New Feature Requests

      Tell us how we might improve the Logbook
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  6. 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 2019-02-20 QRZ, Feb 20, 2019 at 5:00 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 2019-02-20 - 57 new QRZ, Feb 21, 2019 at 9:30 AM
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  7. 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: Like an sked 80m contact in the US/Canada. WR2E, Feb 22, 2019 at 11:30 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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      Latest: licence upgrade KJ4OBG, Feb 22, 2019 at 2:43 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: Online-Only Ham Clubs? W0AQ, Feb 19, 2019 at 12:44 AM
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    4. Amateur Radio License Test Schedules

      Scheduled Amateur Radio License Exams
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  8. 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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      342
      Latest: Change Callsign YB0ZZE, Feb 23, 2019 at 8:13 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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      Messages:
      23,368
      Latest: How about a repeater forum? KK6QMS, Feb 23, 2019 at 2:48 AM
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    3. QRZ XML Logbook Data

      Live QSL Data from the QRZ Server
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      462
      Latest: Packet loss getting to qrz.com KA1JY, Feb 23, 2019 at 6:05 AM
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    4. Preguntas y Respuestas sobre QRZ.COM

      Spanish Language Help for QRZ
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      Latest: ***BIENVENIDOS*** EB1BSV, Feb 21, 2019 at 8:55 AM
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      Latest: test W9JEF, Feb 23, 2019 at 5:53 AM
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