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We are an amateur radio license preparation and education service dedicated to helping you develop the knowledge and skills you need to get on the air quickly, with competence and confidence.  With our integrated learning system you will ace your ham radio license exam, and you will Really Get It! You will really understand ham radio!  Read More

Get Your Ham Radio License!
Posted July 30th, 2014 by in Feature Article

You want to get your ham radio license, huh? Good! I know it can seem chaotic and confusing at first. There is a ton of jargon to cut through. A room … Read More

(T2C03) Standard Phonetic Alphabet
Posted December 1st, 2016 by in Featured Classics

This is a Classic Feature from HamRadioSchool.com, one of our most popular and highly searched for articles from the past.  First published in November 2014, learn why the use of … Read More

Yaesu FT-65R Product Review
Posted March 12th, 2017 by in Ham Radio 101

Yaesu has recently come out with the follow-on model to its venerable FT-60R HT, the new FT-65R. In the category of basic HT’s, the Yaesu FT-60R has been one of … Read More

(E8D03) Spread Spectrum
Posted November 30th, 2016 by in Question of the Week

E8D03: How does the spread spectrum technique of frequency hopping work?

A. If interference is detected by the receiver it will signal the transmitter to change frequencies
B. If interference is … Read More

What the Heck is UHF Anyway?
Posted March 13th, 2017 by in Shack Talk

Recently, I got into a twitter exchange about a UHF radio. It seems a ham was complaining that someone had advertised an 800 MHz radio, describing it as “UHF”. His … Read More