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  1. KG5ZRQ

    KG5ZRQ QRZ Member QRZ Page

    Good Evening All

    I am very new to Ham radios I have not yet purchased one as I would like to get my license first. I live in Albuquerque New Mexico does anyone know of a club near me I have looked online and can not find any

    Thanks John
  2. KC0BBT

    KC0BBT Ham Member QRZ Page

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  3. WD3N

    WD3N Premium Subscriber QRZ Page

    While you are at the arrl site,find books and gear.
    Order the technician license manual,read and study...
    Go to "getting your license" and chose exam practice and practice.
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  4. KG5ZRQ

    KG5ZRQ QRZ Member QRZ Page

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  5. KG5ZRQ

    KG5ZRQ QRZ Member QRZ Page

  6. AA7QQ

    AA7QQ Ham Member QRZ Page

    Here on QRZ, you can take practice tests, after studying, to help identify what areas you need to bone up on.
    Good luck to you.

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  7. K3LI

    K3LI Premium Subscriber QRZ Page

    Dont use 14.313, 7.200, or 75 meters (may use 75 if you have enough whiskey)
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  8. N6QIC

    N6QIC Premium Subscriber QRZ Page

    Last edited: Oct 9, 2017
  9. N6QIC

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  10. K0OKS

    K0OKS Ham Member QRZ Page

    I agree on the first two, but there is generally nothing wrong with most of 75m. Sure some of the groups that hang out there don't care too much for drop-ins (especially unamplified stations, as the band is rather noisy a lot of time and 100W will only work on good nights), but many do, and some are even inviting. I have also had plenty of good QSOs just calling CQ on 75m. In fact, I think we need MORE people calling CQ on 75m (and everywhere else).
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