New 10th edition © 2012, updated for preparation for the new question pool effective July 1, 2012.
3rd edition © 2012, updated for preparation for the new question pool effective July 1, 2012.
These resources shared by other hams may help you prepare for the exam.
AD7FO’s Extra Class study guide for the July 2012 question pool. Jack Tiley's, AD7FO, often requested study guide offers material arranged in the original numerical order of the VEC question pool. You'll find concise explanations, well-thought out graphics and step-by-step calculations for the mathematically based questions.
Randy Herber, W9HE offers the following study aids:
- W9HE Notes
- W9HE Amplifiers
- W9HE Components
- W9HE Signals
- 2012-2016 Extra Class Diagrams
- W9HE Impedance-Admittance Smith Chart
- W9HE LogTable
- W9HE LogTrig
- W9HE LogTrig-no Smith
- W9DUP Azimuthal Equidistant Map centered on W9DUP's repeater
- W9DUP Azimuthal Equidistant Map centered on the antipode of W9DUP's repeater
- W9DUP Whetstone Bridge Emulator
- W9HE ReadMe for above files and contact information
This Web resource is designed to provide additional information for you as you study for your Extra Class Amateur Radio license.
A free mentored license exam study program offered by Fred Benson NC4FB that covers Technician/General/Extra is available for candidates who need assistance in preparing for license exams. Candidates need to have an email address and Internet access.
Interested candidates can enroll at
Need to review some math to prepare for your Extra exam? We've identified some tutorials that may prove helpfu
Additional math tutorials from Paul's Online Math notes.
Find online resources that offer you a variety of ways to practice with the actual questions from the exam question pool.
Extra Class Jepperdee
Download now or contact the author at W2XM@ARRL.NET to receive the game by e-mail. Doing so will put you on W2XM’s e-mail list of game users (you will receive a schematic of the Serious ‘XM Exam-prep Jepperdee hardware set). This interactive game is designed to be used in preparation for the Extra-class license exam.