Tag: Ham Radio

Deeper Into A New Hobby

Deeper Into A New Hobby

We decided to get into CW QRP (POTA/SOTA) in order to extend out our love of hiking. This basically is about using Morse Code with ultralight, portable ham radio equipment to make contact with other amateur radio operators while we are out hiking parks or enjoying mountainous areas, especially the Sky Islands of Arizona. We …

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Our new hobby: Amateur Radio

Our new hobby: Amateur Radio

This winter we ran into an RVer who was into amateur radio (ham radio). John was looking for his next hobby to read about and decided to pick up a number of the American Radio Relay League (ARRL) e-books to read through. He decided to take both the technician and general exams, but had not …

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