Ham Radio For Dummies
Score: 2.5
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Ham Radio For Dummies


  • Author : H. Ward Silver
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-03-02
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781119454861


Ham Radio For Dummies Book Description :

Your how-to guide to become a ham Ham radio, or amateur radio, is a way to talk with people around the world in real-time, or to send email without any sort of internet connection. It provides a way to keep in touch with friends and family, whether they are across town or across the country. It is also a very important emergency communication system. When cell phones, landlines, the internet, and other systems are down or overloaded, Amateur Radio still gets the message through. Radio amateurs, often called "hams," enjoy radio technology as a hobby, but are often called upon to provide vital service when regular communications systems fail. Ham Radio For Dummies is your guide to everything there is to know about ham radio. Plus, this updated edition ...

Two Way Radios and Scanners For Dummies
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Two Way Radios and Scanners For Dummies


  • Author : H. Ward Silver
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-03-01
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1118054601


Two Way Radios and Scanners For Dummies Book Description :

Discover a fun new hobby with helpful possibilities Get directions, talk to folks overseas, or find out whether the fish are biting Want to check out the morning news in London, help out in emergencies, or tune in to the big race? Two-way radios open up a world of possibilities - literally. This handy guide tells you about the equipment you need, fills you in on radio etiquette, shows you how to stay legal, and gives you lots of cool ideas for family-friendly radio activities. Discover how to * Use the right radio lingo * Choose and operate different types of radios * Get a license if you need one * Communicate in emergencies * Program a scanner * Tune in to sporting events...

Hello World  A Life in Ham Radio
Score: 4
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Hello World A Life in Ham Radio


  • Author : Danny Gregory
  • Publisher : Princeton Architectural Press
  • Release Date : 2003-03
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 156898281X


Hello World A Life in Ham Radio Book Description :

To an outsider, the world of ham radio is one of basement transmitters, clunky microphones, Morse code, and crackly, possibly clandestine, worldwide communications, a world both mysterious and geeky. But the real story is a lot more interesting: indeed, there are more than two million operators worldwide, including people like Walter Cronkite and Priscilla Presley. Gandhi had a ham radio, as do Marlon Brando and Juan Carlos, king of Spain. Hello World takes us on a seventy-year odyssey through the world of ham radio. From 1927 until his death in 2001, operator Jerry Powell transmitted radio signals from his bedroom in Hackensack, New Jersey, touring the worlds most remote locations and communicating with people from Greenland to occupied Japan. Once ...

Hamstudy Basic 2017 2018

Hamstudy Basic 2017 2018


  • Author : MR Frank Vanderzande
  • Publisher : Radio Amateurs of Canada Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2017-01-25
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0978086937


Hamstudy Basic 2017 2018 Book Description :

Everything you need to know for your Canadian basic exam...

Foundation Licence Now

Foundation Licence Now


  • Author : Alan Betts
  • Publisher : Radio Society of Great Britain
  • Release Date : 2002-01-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781872309804


Foundation Licence Now Book Description :

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Ham and Shortwave Radio for the Electronics Hobbyist

Ham and Shortwave Radio for the Electronics Hobbyist


  • Author : Stan Gibilisco
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2014-10-06
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780071832922


Ham and Shortwave Radio for the Electronics Hobbyist Book Description :

Get up and running as a ham radio operator—or just listen in on the shortwave bands! Ham and Shortwave Radio for the Electronics Hobbyist shows you, step by step, how to set up and operate your own ham radio station. It’s also perfect for those interested in shortwave listening, without getting a ham radio license. This practical guide covers communications modes, assigned frequency ranges in the United States, details on fixed, mobile, and portable ham stations, antennas, and much more. Ham radio will work even when the Internet and other utilities fail. So get on the air and keep the lines of communication open in any situation! Inside, you’ll find out all about: Radio waves and how they travel Shortwave and allwave listening Communications m...

Ham Radio for Beginners

Ham Radio for Beginners


  • Author : Alex Snyder
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2016-09-10
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1537586742


Ham Radio for Beginners Book Description :

Ham Radio For Beginners The Ultimate Beginners Guide To Start Using Your Amateur Radio Today Did you know that about 6 million people in the world today are active radio amateurs? You can become one of them just by reading this book. It will teach you all you need to know about ham radio, from its history to how to use it easily. In fact, even if you are an absolute beginner, you will be able to use your ham radio after finishing reading this book! The book covers a range of topics, all related to radio amateurism. You will learn: How ham radio works and its history Which are the uses of amateur radio How to become a radio amateur This book will also show you practical guides on how to make a contact with another radio amateur, as well as how to oper...

Ham Radio for the New Ham

Ham Radio for the New Ham


  • Author : Stan W. Merrill
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2019-03-28
  • Genre: Amateur radio stations
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1091402175


Ham Radio for the New Ham Book Description :

This is the amateur radio book you want on the very day you get your new ham radio license. (Of course, you can use it after that, too.)You've studied. You've passed the test. You've received your call sign. But what do you do next? This book will provide the answer. It contains the things they don't tell you when you're studying for your license, but that you need to know as soon as you've got it. It includes 34 easy projects to help you grow your identity as a Ham, buy and set up your first radio, overcome the obstacles to getting on the air, and become part of the amateur radio community around you.With this book you'll avoid some of the mistakes beginners often make. You'll never have to flail around, wondering what to do or how to do it. When yo...