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Ham Radio For Dummies

ISBN: 978-0-7645-5987-7
384 pages
April 2004
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Web Resources

1000 Miles Per Watt award

10-10 International Club:

50 MHz Propagation Logger

AC6V's Amateur Radio and DX Reference Guide:

Adventure Radio Society:

Amateur Radio Webring:

American QRP Club:


ARRL (American Radio Relay League):

ARRL "Contester's Rate Sheet":

ARRL Contest Calendar:

ARRL DX Bulletin:

ARRL's callsign lookup service:

Band plans:

Bernie McClenny W3UR's Daily DX bulletin:

Buckmaster Publishing Hamcall:

Calling frequencies:

Callsign databases:

Carribbean Emergency and Weather Net:

Common Q-signals:

Contester's Rate Sheet:

CQ Magazine:

CQ VHF Quarterly:

CTCSS (Continuous Tone Coded Squelch System) or PL (Private-Line) code frequencies:

CW (Morse code) abbreviations:

CW (Morse code) prosigns (combinations of characters that are sent as single characters without any extra spacing):

Daily DX:

DX Magazine:

DX Summit:

Electrical Contractor's Safety Forum:


FCC Web site's list of organizations that serve as Volunteer Examiner Coordinators (VECs) in the different regions of the U.S.:

FCC's "License Search" Web page:

FISTS (International Society for Morse Preservation):


G-QRP club:

High Speed Multimedia Radio (HSMM):

Hurricane Watch Net:

International Telecommunications Union Standard Phonetics and non-English DX Phonetics:

International Telecommunications Union:

K3FN Air Mail Postage Service:


Logbook of the World (LOTW):

Maritime Mobile Service Net:

Meteor Scatter:

Metric prefixes:

National Contest Journal:

National Contest Journal:

Online licensing exams:

OPDX Bulletin:

QRP Amateur Radio Club (QRP ARCI)


RF Safety Calculator:

RSGB Propagation Page:

Six Meter International Radio Klub (SMIRK):


SM3CER's Contest Calendar:


Sparks Telegraph Key Review:

TAPR (Tucson Amateur Packet Radio):

The First Class CW Operator's Club (FOC):

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration:

The national VEC organization Web sites that list test sessions:

The RF Connection:

US Amateur Allocations subbands:

US Frequency Allocation Chart:

US Post Office postage rates:

VK4DX's Contest Calendar:

VUCC (VHF/UHF Century Club):

W1AW operating schedule:

WA7BNM's Contest Calendar:

Western Washington DX Club:

WF5E QSL Service:

Worldradio magazine:

Yahoo! Amateur and Ham Radio Directory:

Yankee Clipper Contest Club:

YLRL (Young Lady Radio League)

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