system crash imminent;

Ham Radio

How to Get (& Why!) a HAM Radio License the Easy Way

So, you have decided that you want to get a ham radio license. Whether you are already a hobbyist or someone who just started learning about ham radio, this article will help you prepare...

What is QRP Ham Radio Operation? [+The Prepper Ham Mindest]

QRP is much more than just types of gear, and antennas. It is a mindset that involves using the minimal amount of gear to achieve the communications you desire QRP is defined today as being at...

How to Program a Baofeng Radio Easily with CHIRP Software

It makes sense that your handheld radio should be able to take the place of multiple radios. Want to add all the channels you need quickly and easily? Let's program a Baofeng UV-5R Radio...

Best BaoFeng Ham Radio Antenna Upgrade: UV-5R & BF-F8HP

Handheld HAM radios are great since they are small and portable, but you may find yourself needing to extend their range. A BaoFeng Antenna upgrade might be exactly what you need. BaoFeng Antenna Upgrade If you've...

How to Manually Keypad Program the BaoFeng UV-5R

If you want to do more than simplex communications over short distances, then you'll need to use a repeater. In this post we'll show you some simple manual programming using the keypad on the...

HAM Radio 101: How to Use Repeaters & the PL Tone

Communication is very important during an SHTF. You can have the old reliable HAM devices, however, there are so many unanswered questions for the new HAM licensee. And now I'm bringing in HAM Radio 101...

Long Distance Communications with Ham Radios & Satellites

What if you got separated from your family during an SHTF? How would you get help when the worst is still yet to come? In an SHTF event, it's possible to do Long Range Communications using...

SHTF Radio Communications After a Disaster

What's your plan for radio communication after a disaster? You'd better make a plan now!  Lets take a look how. Radio Communication After a Disaster Most of us are reliant on our cell phones, land line...

Budget Ham Radio: Cheap & Reliable Emergency Comms

Everyone who is prepping should be concerned about communications for a post-SHTF scenario. After the SHTF it's too late to decide that you want to learn about HAM communications. We know money is tight, so...

Basic HAM Radio Communications Gear Reference Guide

Are you ready to communicate if phones stop working? Do you have HAM radio gear? Is that gear adaptable for use in base operations and mobile ops? HAM Radio Gear Lets look at some good, entry-level...

Popular Posts

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!