How to Be a Ham

Amateur Radio In my opinion, the ultimate in radio communication is Amateur Radio, also known as Ham Radio. Ham isn’t an acronym,but an old-school term originally thought to have been derived from radio operators with poor or “ham-fisted” skills.It consists of a series of radio frequency bands designated internationally for public, non-commercial use. Various types…

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Handheld transceivers should understand anything(3)

Handheld transceivers should understand anything three Prowords Procedure words, or prowords, are easily pronounceable words or phrases that are given specific meanings to expedite message handling. They’re often condensed and designed to not be confused with other words. While there are plenty of universal prowords, like Roger, Over, Out, Negative and Copy, there also might…

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