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Ham Radio Stations around the world. Check out their setups.

Resistance Why You Should Consider Ham Radio for Communications - The Organic Prepper Survival Prepping, Emergency Preparedness, Survival Skills, Survival Stuff, Survival Shelter, Homestead Survival, Survival Essentials, Emergency Preparation, Survival Quotes

Resistance 101: Why You Should Consider Ham Radio for Communications

Have you considered ham radio for emergency communications? Here's why you should.

The HAM radio has been around for quite a while. HAM is an acronym for HYMAN- ALMY-MURRAY, the last names of the people who had the first broadcast back in HAM---also known as amateur radio has Urban Survival, Wilderness Survival, Survival Prepping, Emergency Preparedness, Survival Gear, Survival Skills, Survival Blog, Survival Stuff, Survival Shelter

What is a Ham Radio

The HAM radio has been around for quite a while. HAM is an acronym for HYMAN- ALMY-MURRAY, the last names of the people who had the first broadcast back in 1908. HAM---also known as amateur radio has a further range than CB, GMRS, FRS or MURS radios. In addition, they also have a wider audience. In the event of a major disaster, you're more likely to be able to contact another HAM operator than you would with other forms of communication. You can connect with many different organizations and…

picture of 1966 Lafayette Radio catalog Retro Advertising, Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Citizens Band Radio, Radios, Citizen Band, Ham Radio Antenna, Radio Wave, Short Waves

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picture of 1966 Lafayette Radio catalog

Thoughts from Frank and Fern: A females perspective on Ham Radio. I think that all wifes should read this post. Emergency Preparedness, Survival, Reloading Room, Police Radio, Ham Radio Equipment, Who Goes There, Ham Radio Antenna, Radios, Communication

Fern's Radio Communications Story

Hello, Fern here. I am borrowing Frank's introductory line for my one and only radio post. I wanted to give a little different perspective about radio communications. Gentlemen, this will be good information for you. I hope to give you the perspective of a wife and a woman. Ladies, this post is really for you. Frank and I have very different interest levels, knowledge and interaction with our radio equipment. Like he has said in a couple of his posts, I need to be able to turn it on, key the…