Pointing out some good etiquette procedures and basic 2-way radio protocol, to help the beginner.
A portable battery-operated AM/FM Shortwave radio receiver (plus Ham radio bands) will be a great asset for information.
EMP radio protection. Amateur radio / Ham radio operators gravitate towards preparedness. EMP Shield for HF/UHF/VHF radios.
Instructions how-to make a website bookmark directly on your iPhone desktop home screen. Quick and easy navigation back to my (any) site!
A simple Long Wire antenna will make a huge difference to improve portable shortwave radio reception! Here’s what I’ve done for mine.
Do you have a HF / UHF / VHF Radio (base station) in the house? If you do, then you at least need antenna lightning protection like this one.
I recently updated its functionality in case you’re interested. Three choices for new comments notification.
Manufacturers claim all sorts of supposed achievable radio communication range and distance. Here’s what to expect in the “real world”…
While there are a lot of older 2-meter FM ham radios out there, the cost of new is really pretty low. Here’s some advice to get started.
What if I wanted to use my magnetic mount antenna as a sort of base station antenna? Do I need a ground plane? What size / dimension?