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Hallicrafters And Ham Radio Operators Help Win The War

During World War 2 ham radio operations were suspended in the United States but ham radio operators were able to utilize their skills to help in the war efforts. This video shows how Hallicrafters and ham radio operators work together to provide … Continue reading

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THE CALIFORNIA HAM PLATES CONFUSION

A while back I was driving my wife’s Toyota with license plate number “KI6YQ”. As far as I knew I was carefully observing the laws of the state of California but the red and blue lights of a local police … Continue reading

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Mobile Installation Power Ground

  Amazon.com WidgetsOn the Technician class test there is a question which says, “What is the purpose of a fuse in an electrical circuit?” and the answer is, “To interrupt power in case of overload.”  In the Gordon West Technician … Continue reading

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CALL SIGN LICENSE PLATES AND BIG ANTENNAS

A while back I was in Florida. That state has more different license plates for their vehicles then any other state I know but all the while I was there I did not see one ham radio license plate. Does … Continue reading

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HAM RADIO PARTICIPATION IN COMMUNITY EVENTS

The ELEVENTH hour of the ELEVENTH day of the ELEVENTH month is a day of great significance in the United States of America (and I am sure also in many other countries but I can only speak for my own).  … Continue reading

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