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Discussion in 'Channel 19' started by ucfd608, Jan 16, 2017.

  1. ucfd608

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    Looking to get into ham radio does anybody do this an can help?
     
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      When I was about 12 or so, some neighbors did Ham Radio, you know, those huge receivers and such, now they are the size of cellphones,,ok,,,I came over with Noah...............but when your 12 and your bicycle is of that time zone is todays facebook,,,what do I know..1958

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      Thanks flyingvan for info
       
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      I can remember growing up that we would leave on or bicycles in the morning an didn't come back until the porch light came on an now u can't get kids to go out the wanna stay on the computer xbox PlayStation or the watch tv all day
       
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      How is the book is it good?
       
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      I think it is pretty good. Pretty easy reading, and easy to understand.

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      Flying van did u ever take ur ham radio test


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      Unfortunately no. Time to get back at it.

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      Yea me neither need to get to studying


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      You may also want to look into the Gordon West series of books.
       
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      We got moved into our new house we bought a few months back an I am gonna make a radio room in the basement


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      I know this is a old forum link but there are places on the web for practice tests.....also let people know if u got them or if your interested this is the link I used to get mine several years ago https :// hamstudy. org/ put it all together they have links blocked for me :(
       
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