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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

WBØTGE’s “Mighty Woof” – 2m/440 MHz Dual Band Fan Dipole
Posted March 25th, 2014 by in Guest Article

This article was submitted to HamRadioSchool.com by Al Andzik WBØTGE. It describes a unique copper pipe fan dipole that Al created and that provides fantastic results!  Thanks for the submission, … Read More

RF Exposure – Evaluating Your Station
Posted March 26th, 2016 by in Ham Radio 101

You probably recall the regulation, or at least the exam questions about it:

Stations transmitting more than 50 watts PEP at the antenna with VHF must conduct an RF exposure evaluation.

Or … Read More

(G2C06) Zero Beat
Posted June 10th, 2016 by in Question of the Week

G2C06:  What does the term “zero beat” mean in CW operation?

A.  Matching the speed of the transmitting station
B.  Operating split to avoid interference on frequency
C.  Sending without error
D.  Matching your … Read More

Hey, Which Coaxial Cable Should I Use?
Posted June 6th, 2016 by in Shack Talk

Coaxial cables are the most popular form of transmission line for getting our signals to and from our antennas. There are many types of cable to choose from and it … Read More