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    01/28/2009 | Amateur Radio Quiz: Here It Comes, Here It Is, There It Goes! We'll take satellite technology for the sheer fun of it! Let's do things backwards -- retrograde, as they say down at Kennedy Space Center -- as the questions become the answers. Or are they still questions and the answers are the questions? C Learn More

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    08/04/2012 | Amateur Radio Quiz: The Ins-and-Outs of the Bits-and-Pieces. Once the homebuilding bug bites, you'll be using a whole new set of jargon: acronyms, color codes, numbering conventions, parameters, measurements and more. Here are some questions about the many interesting methods -- and short-cuts ... Learn More

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    Feature. 12/08/2009 | Amateur Radio Quiz: From One End to the Other. At the bottom of the solar cycle during the month of the winter solstice, there are two contests that span the limits of our MF/HF spectrum. The ARRL 160 Meter Contest ran last weekend and conditions were expected to be excellent. The other is the AR Learn More

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    Feature. 09/23/2009 | Amateur Radio Quiz: Way-back Wireless. Stepping into a time machine set on "just out of sight" is always an adventure. It's important that we have a sense of our technological history if for no other reason than to enjoy the fun as old becomes new again. This month, see if some of th. Learn More. Learn More

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    Feature. 12/08/2009 | Amateur Radio Quiz: From One End to the Other. At the bottom of the solar cycle during the month of the winter solstice, there are two contests that span the limits of our MF/HF spectrum. The ARRL 160 Meter Contest ran last weekend and conditions were expected to be excellent. The other is the AR Learn More

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    05/21/2011 | Amateur Radio Quiz: Hip, Hip, Hooray for the TLAs! You can't hardly do anything in EmComm without encountering a TLA (Three Letter Acronym), or even ones with a few more letters and maybe, dare I hope, a hyphen -- be still my thundering heart. These are invaluable in saving time which is why they are so ... Learn More

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    08/03/2012 | Vanity Call Sign Fee to Increase September 4. On August 3, the FCC announced via a Final Rule in the Federal Register that the cost of an Amateur Radio vanity call sign will increase 80 cents, from to $14.20 to $15. The new fees take effect 30 days after publication, making September 4, 2012, the fir Learn More

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    The American Radio Relay League (ARRL) is the national association for amateur radio, connecting hams around the U.S. with news, information and resources. ... 01/07/2012 | Amateur Radio Quiz: As Seen on TV! ... FCC grants Special Temporary Authority for amateur Spread Spectrum experiments on HF and VHF Learn More

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    09/03/2011 | Amateur Radio Quiz: The “Well-Connected” Amateur. Every station is home to hordes of connectors -- at the wall socket, the computer, the test equipment and…oh, yes…the radio! If you are just getting started, be prepared to learn a lot more about connectors and connections than you ever expected. Here are Learn More

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    12/30/2014 | Straight Key Night: A Return to the Basics. Straight Key Night is January 1, 0000 to 2359 UTC. Learn More · quiz ... Check the QuickStats page and answer these questions . . . • As we prepare to celebrate 2015, what sort of year will this be for Amateur Radio? • Increasing numbers of hams are operating distant ... Learn More