Ham Radio Contesting

  Everybody knows that the so called “BIG GUNS” will win the contest, but you will have fun even if you come in the 9999th . When “Hams” (Amateur Radio Operators) talk about the Big Guns, they are talking about the radio station that...

History of the Ham Radio

  “Hello!” Was the very first word every broadcast over the radio. Few folks that are not entrenched in Ham Operation know the history of the radio. Who Is Reginald Fessenden? Reginald Fessenden invented the radio! Canadian Reginald Fessenden adopted...
Ham Radio Equipment

Ham Radio Equipment

  Your standard amateur radio is a transmitter and a receiver, usually bought as one piece of equipment, called a transceiver. Most new equipment is quite advanced, and takes some time getting used to. Some hams, particularly old timers, prefer the old analog...