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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: Portable operating DS1PKC, Jun 24, 2020 at 4:44 AM
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    3. General Announcements

      General announcements and news tidbits
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      Latest: Please Respect the Frequencies for SSTV and QRP N2ZD, Jun 23, 2020 at 7:27 PM
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    4. Contests, DXpeditions and Special Events

      Upcoming Operations, Nets, and More
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      19,187
      Latest: JX0X Jan Mayen Island 4L5A, Jun 24, 2020 at 1:57 PM
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    5. Hamfest and Convention Calendar

      Upcoming Hamfests & Conventions
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      Latest: HAMFEST RESCHEDULED! KJ4ECP, Jun 22, 2020 at 3:41 AM
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    6. Hamfest Reports

      User reviews of recent hamfests.
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      745
      Latest: Wauseon, OH N8VD, Jun 8, 2020
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    7. Silent Keys / Friends Remembered

      In memory of those who have passed.
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      5,549
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      10,572
      Latest: How do report a Silent Key to QRZ? VE7DOG, Jun 24, 2020 at 3:29 AM
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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: Saharan dust cloud W4EAE, Jun 24, 2020 at 3:31 PM
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    2. Ham Radio Life

      Everyday things in the lives of ham operators.
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      Latest: Things that make you go "hmmmmm...." W4EAE, Jun 24, 2020 at 3:28 PM
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    3. QRZ Stickers Around the World

      Show us your QRZ Bumper Sticker
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      Latest: Sticker Availability? KI5JCO, Jun 4, 2020
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    4. The DX Zone

      Topics about DXing and DX
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      Latest: FT8 rubbish! W1VT, Jun 24, 2020 at 3:24 PM
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    5. On the Road

      RV and Mobile Operations, trip reports
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      Latest: Generator usage.... KG5THG, Jun 23, 2020 at 11:43 PM
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    6. Youth Forum

      To promote youth interest and activity in Amateur Radio
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    7. Survey Center

      Survey says and your opinion is...
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      Latest: Recover the Titanic's Marconi Equipment or No? W1TRY, Jun 21, 2020 at 5:28 PM
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    8. Straight Keys - CW Enthusiasts

      For CW proponents only.
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      Latest: CW people- name two radios for me please! K1LKP, Jun 24, 2020 at 3:25 PM
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    9. The YL Zone

      This forum is exclusively for YL members of QRZ
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      Latest: Yl motor vehicles/transport KA7GFY, Jun 24, 2020 at 4:43 AM
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    10. QRP Corner

      Devoted to QRP operation
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      Latest: Elecraft to drop the KX1? N2DTS, Jun 24, 2020 at 1:20 PM
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    11. On-Air Operations - Q&A

      Comments, questions and answers about on-air operating
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      Latest: FT8 signal transmits to stations I can't receive MM0LQF, Jun 22, 2020 at 5:01 PM
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    12. Amplitude Modulation

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      Latest: Mains Transformers as Modulation Transformers K4KYV, Jun 24, 2020 at 5:02 AM
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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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    2. Antennas, Feedlines, Towers & Rotors

      Everything about antennas, towers, feedlines and the care & feeding of them!
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      Latest: Hy-Gain T2X Rotor failure. KB7MVF, Jun 24, 2020 at 3:32 PM
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    3. Software Defined Radio (SDR)

      Subjects pertaining to SDR operations and technology.
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      Latest: Open Source SDR Options? KD8TUT, Jun 23, 2020 at 6:09 PM
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    4. Microphones, Speakers & Audio Processing

      The place for microphones, headsets, speakers, and sound processing discussion.
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      Latest: Yaesu FT-8900 / TYT TH-9800 3.5mm Mic Input KA9JLM, Jun 24, 2020 at 2:54 PM
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    5. "Boat Anchor" & Classic Equipment

      Discussion on the care and operation of tube type/hybrid gear & equipment
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    6. Homebrew and Kit Projects

      Learn about or share shack engineered projects
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      Messages:
      40,649
      Latest: band pass filter problem? KE0ZU, Jun 24, 2020 at 11:55 AM
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    7. Radio Circuits, Repair & Performance

      The place to discuss circuits, repairs, and legal modifications/improvements to rigs and equipment.
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      41,128
      Latest: IC-756PRO with skyline on display N1EQ, Jun 24, 2020 at 12:43 PM
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    8. Amateur Radio Amplifiers

      Everything about setting up, operating, and maintaining amateur linear amplifiers
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      Latest: GLA 1000 ND3L, Jun 24, 2020 at 2:39 PM
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    9. Working Different Modes

      A forum for the discussion of Digital, SSTV, CW, and any other alternative transmission modes
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      Latest: FT-8 only 1 watt of power transmit KQ0J, Jun 23, 2020 at 8:03 PM
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    10. Mobile Radio Systems

      The place to discuss mobile equipment, antennas, installation, troubleshooting, and operatiions
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    11. Satellite and Space Communications

      Discussion about these types of operation, including EME
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      Messages:
      26,381
      Latest: I just made a homemade UHF Yagi..now what?! K6LCS, Jun 24, 2020 at 3:17 PM
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    12. The Low Bands - 630/2200 Meters - VLF

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      Latest: broken UTC Database Amateur Notification Process K0UO, Jun 21, 2020 at 3:07 PM
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    13. VHF/UHF - 50Mhz and Beyond

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    14. Echolink/IRLP Tech Board

      A resource for Echolink, IRLP, and other remote linkage knowledge and questions
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    15. Latest: Overheating issue KA9JLM, Jun 19, 2020 at 9:46 PM
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    16. Computers, Hardware, and Operating Systems

      Discussion of computer and non-amateur radio software related topics
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      48,438
      Latest: No audio on YouTube video from single PC KA9JLM, Jun 23, 2020 at 11:50 PM
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    17. Amateur Radio Software

      A discussion area for rig control, logging, utility, and other software applications.
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      Latest: Trusted qsl K7GQ, Jun 24, 2020 at 3:11 PM
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    18. Amateur Radio Equipment Reviews

      Personal reviews of amateur radio gear
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      Latest: My "New" FT-51R N3DT, Jun 24, 2020 at 3:38 AM
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    1. Logbook User Forum

      Get Help with the QRZ Logbook here
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      Latest: Windows based (maybe linux too) logging program KJ4MH, Jun 24, 2020 at 12:57 AM
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    2. QRZ Operating Awards

      Discussion and Q&A
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      Latest: Question about subscription and awards KG5THG, Jun 23, 2020 at 5:49 PM
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    3. Suggestions and New Feature Requests

      Tell us how we might improve the Logbook
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      Latest: Making callsigns in Logbook is WRONG!!!! K3XR, Jun 19, 2020 at 12:38 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, Jun 23, 2020 at 1:30 PM
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    2. Daily DX Log

      Latest QRZ updates by DX (non-USA) stations
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      Latest: DX Updates for 2020-06-22 - 49 new QRZ, Jun 23, 2020 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: Need DE, IA, SD, KY, OK on SSB N3VEZ, Jun 21, 2020 at 4:15 PM
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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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      8,692
      Latest: getting a call sign not listed on fcc AJ5J, Jun 24, 2020 at 6:17 AM
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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: adding my callsign VE2TRF EB1BSV, Jun 24, 2020 at 3:26 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: DX7EVM - Club Callsign EB1BSV, Jun 24, 2020 at 8:18 AM
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    3. QRZ XML Logbook Data

      Live QSL Data from the QRZ Server
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    4. Preguntas y Respuestas sobre QRZ.COM

      Spanish Language Help for QRZ
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    5. Forum Test Area

      Make your trial postings here - open to all
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      Latest: Image Test WB4TAA, Jun 1, 2020
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