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  1. QRZ Forums Code of Conduct

    Guidelines and Rules for users of the Forum
  2. QRZ Newsroom

    Articles of interest to radio amateurs around the world.
    1. Amateur Radio News

      Newsworthy articles about Amateur Radio.
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    2. Videos and Podcasts

      Member contributed content
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      Latest: Yaesu FT817ND & Miracle Whip 2E0TWD, Oct 17, 2021 at 9:19 PM
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    3. General Announcements

      General announcements and news tidbits
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      Latest: HEADS UP......... J O T A ......FOLKS N2UHC, Oct 18, 2021 at 2:01 PM
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    4. Contests, DXpeditions and Special Events

      Upcoming Operations, Nets, and More
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    5. Hamfest and Convention Calendar

      Upcoming Hamfests & Conventions
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    6. Hamfest Reports

      User reviews of recent hamfests.
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      Latest: NEAR-Fest, Oct 15-16, 2021 N1VAU, Oct 17, 2021 at 11:38 PM
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    7. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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      13,478
      Latest: Dave S - K4DES (sk) W4SWI, Oct 18, 2021 at 12:31 PM
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  3. Discussion Forums

    Share your views with others
    1. Ham Radio Discussions

      Discussion, opinions and viewpoints on amateur radio related topics
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      Latest: Why QRM a DXpedition ? KB9BVN, Oct 18, 2021 at 2:02 PM
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    2. Ham Radio Life

      Everyday things in the lives of ham operators.
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    3. QRZ Stickers Around the World

      Show us your QRZ Bumper Sticker
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    4. The DX Zone

      Topics about DXing and DX
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      Latest: How do you manage late night DXing activities? W7DCM, Oct 18, 2021 at 2:58 AM
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    5. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Latest: 2021 Chevy Colorado Mobile Radios/Installation AA4BA, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:00 PM
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    6. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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      Latest: Youth Shacks Show your Shack KE0ZNV, Oct 10, 2021
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    7. Survey Center

      Survey says and your opinion is...
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      Latest: What is your favorite mode? N0YPD, Oct 16, 2021 at 4:03 PM
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    8. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
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      Latest: What would you change about CW protocol? M6GYU, Oct 18, 2021 at 10:53 AM
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    9. The YL Zone

      This forum is exclusively for YL members of QRZ
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    10. QRP Corner

      Devoted to QRP operation
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      Latest: Gamblers Take KA0USE, Oct 18, 2021 at 4:16 AM
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    11. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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      Latest: HF Calling Frequencies G8FXC, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:28 PM
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  4. Technical Forums

    RF, Hardware, Software, Operating Tips, Answers
    1. General Technical Questions and Answers

      General radio tech questions that do not fit in our specialty boards, answered by knowledgeable hams
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      Latest: MFJ-1261 and IC-7100 PTT Issues K7JQ, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:25 PM
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    2. Tips and Tricks

      A moderated forum where useful ideas and techniques are shared.
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      Latest: AM broadcast interference K8JD, Oct 18, 2021 at 4:05 AM
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    3. Antennas, Feedlines, Towers & Rotors

      Everything about antennas, towers, feedlines and the care & feeding of them!
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      Latest: The Beverage Antenna, 100 Years Later WB2WIK, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:51 PM
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    4. Software Defined Radio (SDR)

      Subjects pertaining to SDR operations and technology.
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      Latest: Please explain differences in SDR software KX5ALC, Oct 17, 2021 at 2:31 PM
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    5. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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      Latest: Sound out to the Headphones WA9FZB, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:23 AM
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    6. Digital Radio, DMR, Fusion, Wires, DSTAR

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      Latest: Open Spot 3 Help K6EEN, Oct 17, 2021 at 4:19 PM
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    7. "Boat Anchor" & Classic Equipment

      Discussion on the care and operation of tube type/hybrid gear & equipment
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      Latest: Yaesu FT-736R : calibration audio level KC3MBK, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:19 PM
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    8. Amplitude Modulation

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      Latest: Icom 7610 and 705 AM review... K5UJ, Oct 18, 2021 at 11:42 AM
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    9. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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    10. Radio Circuits, Repair & Performance

      The place to discuss circuits, repairs, and legal modifications/improvements to rigs and equipment.
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      45,535
      Latest: G5A-237P 12vdc replacement relay N1EBC, Oct 17, 2021 at 10:48 PM
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    11. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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      Latest: Ameritron AL-811H just went pop N3RYB, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:56 PM
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    12. Working Different Modes

      A forum for the discussion of Digital, SSTV, CW, and any other alternative transmission modes
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      Latest: Packet Radio Decode G0VKT, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:44 PM
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    13. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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      24,381
      Latest: Yaesu FT857 info N2ZD, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:07 AM
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    14. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Latest: Need your satellite antenna suggestions/secrets W9YW, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:26 AM
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    15. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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      Latest: Icom 271A Japan version WB5PKB, Oct 17, 2021 at 7:51 PM
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    16. Echolink/IRLP Tech Board

      A resource for Echolink, IRLP, and other remote linkage knowledge and questions
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      Latest: Help Needed with EchoHam. WB0MSZ, Sep 16, 2021
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    17. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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      Latest: Win7 Repair KA9JLM, Oct 18, 2021 at 12:53 PM
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    18. Mac Ham Radio on macOS & iOS

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      Latest: OS X/macOS Amateur Radio Software Links KD2UHF, Oct 18, 2021 at 12:19 PM
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    19. Amateur Radio Software

      A discussion area for rig control, logging, utility, and other software applications.
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      Latest: RT systems vs Ham Radio Deluxe vs Winn for Yaesu KK9W, Oct 18, 2021 at 2:00 PM
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    20. Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews

      Personal reviews of amateur radio gear
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      Latest: Yaesu FT3DR review AE4CH, Oct 16, 2021 at 10:52 PM
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    1. 3D Printing

      Making things out of thin air
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      Latest: Coil for vertical N3VAN, Oct 13, 2021 at 2:06 PM
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    2. Arduino Playground

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      Latest: Identifying my Arduino Model... KL7AJ, Oct 13, 2021 at 5:45 AM
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    3. Pixel Nights or Christmas Lights

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      Latest: Mega Tree Construction, Part 4 K2WH, Aug 13, 2021
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    1. Logbook User Forum

      Get Help with the QRZ Logbook here
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      Latest: Migrating QSO from HRD into QRZ G0LLX, Oct 18, 2021 at 12:54 PM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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    3. Suggestions and New Feature Requests

      Tell us how we might improve the Logbook
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      Latest: Grid Map N2IPH, Oct 16, 2021 at 8:58 PM
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  5. QRZ Report Data

    System-generated reports from our servers
    1. Daily FCC Log

      Latest QRZ updates from the FCC
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      Latest: FCC Updates for QRZ, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:30 PM
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    2. Daily DX Log

      Latest QRZ updates by DX (non-USA) stations
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      Messages:
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      Latest: DX Updates for 2021-10-17 - 71 new QRZ, Oct 18, 2021 at 10:31 AM
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  6. Amateur Radio Resources

    Find clubs, licensing information, and make on-air friends!
    1. SKED - QSO Scheduling

      Setup a contact, roundtable, or contest here!
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      Latest: 40m LA, VT and 30m DE and RI to finish WAS KI7WXP, Oct 18, 2021 at 1:13 AM
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    2. Becoming an Amateur Radio Operator/Upgrading Privi

      A place to ask questions about joining amateur radio, or expanding your horizons!
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      Latest: THANK YOU N4NRL K1LKP, Oct 11, 2021
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    3. Amateur Radio Clubs

      A resource listing of amateur radio clubs and their interests from around the world!
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    4. Amateur Radio License Test Schedules

      Scheduled Amateur Radio License Exams
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  7. QRZ Community, Database Helpers, and Info

    Database Listing Help, Resources, Rules, and Information
    1. Add My Call Sign to QRZ - Database Helpers Forum

      Post here to get your call sign added to QRZ. Read the Instructions first.
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      Latest: please add my callsign 6K5DOM, Oct 18, 2021 at 2:00 PM
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    2. Community Help Center

      Need help with the QRZ website? Ask your questions here. Open to all.
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      Latest: ADIF to Cabrillo KD2UHF, Oct 18, 2021 at 12:17 PM
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    3. QRZ XML Logbook Data

      Live QSL Data from the QRZ Server
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      Latest: Filter Query - Two Counties G4MHJ, Oct 14, 2021 at 4:45 PM
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    4. Preguntas y Respuestas sobre QRZ.COM

      Spanish Language Help for QRZ
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      Latest: ***BIENVENIDOS*** LU8ART, Sep 28, 2021
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      Latest: Test Links W0IS, Oct 9, 2021
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