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The Technical History of Radio

Jul 24th, 17:00

KK7BSR

Joined: Nov 30th 2021, 09:44
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New Ham.

KK7BSR

General.

I would like to understand the technical end of radio.

For me, the license manuals don't do a very good job.

I was wondering---if following the historical technical development of radio (through the ages) might be a good way to get a deeper understanding.

Is there a book?

Is this even a rational idea to gain a deeper understanding?

Thanks to anyone who replies.

Best Wishes,

Scott McNamara
Jul 28th, 19:01

AI4BJ

Joined: Sep 2nd 2003, 12:14
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The ARRL Handbook is an excellent resource. It doesn't have to be a recent edition -- any Handbook from the past 20-30 years would do fine. Once you've gained an understanding of analog radio, a more recent Handbook will cover software defined radio.

Mark AI4BJ

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