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Facebook Groups

There are several local and national Facebook groups for HAM operators to join.  Some of my favourites include: South Alberta Amateur (HAM) Radio HAM Radio Operators HAM Radio HAM Radio / New to the Hobby DMR, C4FM, D-Star, P25, Echolink, HF and V/UHF Nets...

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AREDN

AREDN, the Amateur Radio Emergency Data Network is a project focused on emergency communications.  It provides HAM operators with the ability to implement technology in practical ways to support emergency communication needs.  With their software, even...

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WSPR

Weak Signal Propagation Reporter Network  WSPRNet   You can view status on the map as well WSPR Map

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SIGID Wiki

The SIGID Wiki (Signal Identification Wiki) was built to help identify radio signals through example sounds and waterfall images.  You can search the database for 352 known signals or click on the ones in the list for plenty of detailed information. ...

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Kenwood

One of the most trusted and well known names in communication, Kenwood produces both handheld radios as well as stationary systems.  Known for their quality sound, Kenwood offers a wide variety of radios to suit all your needs.

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ICOM Canada

ICOM Canada sells a wide variety of high quality radios.  Produced in Japan, they adhere strictly to ISO9001/ISO9002 and ISO14001 quality procedures.  From avionic and marine to amateur and land mobile receivers, ICOM has a huge selection and variety to...

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Yaesu

One of the best known brands in HAM radio, Yaesu offers a wide variety of both stationary and hand-held communication equipment.  Known for their quality, if you are in the market for something new, Yaesu is the way to go! As another exciting feature,...

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Radioworld

Radioworld, the largest retail radio store in Canada, specializes in everything from amateur radio equipment, GPS, metal detecting to hunting and fishing equipment.  If you need it they are bound to have it.  Located in Toronto, Ontario, Radioworld also...

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Band Conditions

BandConditions.com is an experimental website that provides 24/7 real time band condition information to CW QRPp, QRPe and CW / SSB contesters that are looking to increase their scores.  It is also useful to determine band conditions for Nets and casual...

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