70cm/33cm/23cm, 440Mhz/900Mhz/1.2Ghz Bands

This video explains the 70cm, 33cm, and 23cm bands. These are all bands that can be used by technician class operators. Special thanks to KJ4YZI for putting together these informative videos. I highly recommend you subscribe to his youTube channel as he has many informative videos.

1.25m 220MHz band totorial

This video explains the 220MHz band. This is another great tutorial for our newly licensed hams. Although this band is not widely used in our area, it is important to know what privileges we have as amateur radio operators. Special thanks to KJ4YZI for putting this together.

CARS hosting Technician License Classes

Amateur (Ham) Radio license classes (entry level) offered by Chesapeake Amateur Radio Service in Great Bridge / Chesapeake. There will be five two hour classes, March 24 afternoon, March 27 & 29, April 3 & 5 evenings. FCC exam April 7 afternoon. Classes are free; textbook bought in advance and Read More …

ARRL Requests Expanded HF Privileges for Technician Licensees

ARRL has asked the FCC to expand HF privileges for Technician licensees to include limited phone privileges on 75, 40, and 15 meters, plus RTTY and digital mode privileges on 80, 40, 15, and 10 meters. The FCC has not yet invited public comment on the proposals, which stem from Read More …