Getting your Amateur (Ham) License

Why should I care? There are many means of communications available to you in the everyday world including Cellular and Landline Telephones, SMS, Instant Messaging, Instagram, etc. But these require a certain amount of infrastructure which may not always be available in a disaster.  Radio however and specifically Amateur (Ham) Radio provides that last means of contact, “When all else fails”. For some, preparing for a grid-down scenario is all they want.  For others, they find Ham Radio is a collection of different hobbies. The question is what you do want to do?  From radio and antenna building, to volunteering for your community, there are many different activities that you… Read More

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