When the Lights Go Out
What you need when the lights go out. You know the scenario. Here you are, happily typing away writing another useless…
Who Killed Local Radio?
I remember as a little kid visiting my cousins in New York City with my parents. When we started to get close, NewYork…
Who Needs Ham Radio
What is a ham radio Over the years amateur radio, or ham radio has become a big part of my everyday life. I like learning…
Playing With The Band
When it comes to new technology, I'm one of those people in the marketing cycle often referred to as a "laggard." Not…
CB And Export 10m Amateur Radios
CB can be a fun and rewarding hobby. When you finally decide that you need a way to communicate with friends and family…
Mixture Of Arts With Saytue Saye
What is a Saytue Saye? I kind of figure that's what you are thinking about looking at the title of this article. Well,…
Radio Articles (49)
Mixture of Arts
When you think of "Mixture of Arts" what do you think of? Sure, there is a mixture of art in everything that people do and say, but what exactly do I mean? Most people might think of paintings and craft. Yes, it might be so, but why? If the art…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Jul 07, 2011  
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Near Field Communication - The New Way to Pay
I want to talk about the technology that's been making waves in the mobile industry recently. It's called Near Field Communication. It's basically a technology in smartphones and similar devices that allows for communication between devices through tapping or bringing into close proximity with each other. Now one of the…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Feb 07, 2012  
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Being Prepared With A Baofeng Radio
Baofeng radio equipment As you prepare for the end of the world and natural disasters it is important that you are prepared with all the basic supplies that you would need to provide for you and your family. Preppers and survivalists have known for a long time how to make…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Aug 08, 2013  
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Where to buy CB radio
Just where to buy CB radio these days with most of the retail outlets that existed during the golden days of CB have closed. Some of the independent traders still exist and if you happen to live near one then you are most fortunate. As we buy more and more…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Jan 04, 2013  
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Your First Police Scanner
What you need to know about your first police scanner Police scanners have been popular for many years here in the US, coming and going in popularity. As the CB (Citizens Band) craze peaked in popularity, more and more homes included not only a CB radio but a police scanner…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Nov 26, 2013  
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Internet Radio Hosting Using Blogtalkradio Premium
I don't care if this is your first time getting started or is a pro at radio producing; BlogTalkRadio Premium offers a wide range of internet radio hosting packages that make sharing your opioion and increasing your brand apperance easy. All you need is a phone and a computer. I…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Feb 23, 2011  
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Fun With the FRS Radios
Fun with FRS radio: Extending the range LEGALLY ! As an avid police scanner enthusiast I have spent many hours enjoying listening to the local Police and Fire Departments as they handle emergencies. It is especially lively on the weekends from Friday night into Sunday evening. As I was listening…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Sep 06, 2014  
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The Uniden Pro505xl Size Doesnt Matter
What type of CB should I buy When searching for a way for you and your group to communicate, the Citizens Band (CB) can be a great starting point offering decent ranges from 5 to 20 miles. Depending on what mode you use, this range can be increased up to…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Jul 26, 2014  
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Who Needs Ham Radio
What is a ham radio Over the years amateur radio, or ham radio has become a big part of my everyday life. I like learning how radio equipment works and repairing my own equipment. I also enjoy operating older tube radio transmitters and receivers from the post war era up…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Mar 13, 2013  
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Who Killed Local Radio?
I remember as a little kid visiting my cousins in New York City with my parents. When we started to get close, NewYork AM radio stations started overriding the local stations we started our ninety-mile trip with. Eventually I'd hear the WABC jingle. It sent a tingle down my spine.…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Aug 11, 2012  
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When the Lights Go Out
What you need when the lights go out. You know the scenario. Here you are, happily typing away writing another useless article, the wife's computer making all sorts of racket as she plays away at her favorite games. The kids are laughing and watching their favorite Disney movie, when suddenly…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Jun 03, 2015  
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Ham Radio And the Chinese Market
Cheap ham radio equipment As I pull the small BaoFeng UV-5RE dual band out of my shirt pocket i cant help but feel a sense of amazement at how tiny the radio is, and yet so capable. I give the ON/OFF switch a quick twist to turn the radio on…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Dec 01, 2013  
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What Do I Need In A Police Scanner
What is a police scanner Police scanners have been around for many years now. As people want to hear what is happening in their community scanners are gaining in popularity. Police scanner sales have increased as people become aware that it is beneficial to them to know what is happening.…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Sep 06, 2014  
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CB Radios
CB Radios provide citizens with a system of short distance radio communications on a selection of 40 channels, all ran on a 27MHz band. The "CB" in CB radios actually stands for citizens' band radio. CB radios were made popular during the 1970's. This allowed normal citizens to use a…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Apr 22, 2011  
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The Hello Kitty FRS Walkie Talkies
Hello kitty FRS Family radio service walkie talkie communicators. As a ham and CB Radio operator i am always looking for new ways to introduce the next generation of kids to the fun hobby of radio. With the technology that is growing bigger on a daily basis it is not…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Sep 06, 2014  
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Http://diaberineaboutcom/
May be there were times when you really wanted to flaunt a wash-board stomach, toned and tight inner thighs in a bikini if you are a girl or in a spandex if you are a guy. May be you wanted to show off that elegant back as a girl or…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Nov 02, 2014  
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Why is the Baofeng Uv - 5r so Inexpensive
As the radio community goes absolutely crazy over the new Baofeng dual band radios that are coming out of China I can't help but feel a bit of anxiety as I wonder how long before the next updated version comes out making my purchase obsolete. Every day it seems that…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Mar 24, 2013  
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Playing With The Band
When it comes to new technology, I'm one of those people in the marketing cycle often referred to as a "laggard." Not that I don't love my fourth generation I-Phone, but the twenty-something guy in my office who had this technology for the past year had to convince me I…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Aug 13, 2012  
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Solar Panels for Home Use
Why solar panel for home use will not work for me. Living in the Pacific Northwest I've been looking around at all the different options that are available for emergency power use during a storm or extended blackout solar power for home use is constantly popping up. Although this is…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Jul 17, 2014  
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Know How to Communicate In An Emergency
Know how to use your equipment in an emergency. As you prepare for the zombie apocalypse or some other natural disaster most people cover all the basic needs and yet still neglect one important aspect of prepping, mainly communications. Sure, they may have a pile of ham radio gear all…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Nov 26, 2013  
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Do I Really Need A Police Scanner
What is a police scanner Police scanners are radio receivers that monitor the VHF (Very High Frequency) and UHF (Ultra High Frequency) radio bands. They are capable of scanning through 2 or more channels at a time, allowing you to program in multiple services, one on each channel, and stop…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Sep 06, 2014  
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Radio Communications: Prepping for the Zombie Apocalypse
Survivalist radio communications: Prepping for the Zombie Apocalypse. As a newborn believer in being prepared for an emergency situation of world doom and destruction I am always looking for new way to prep that involves radio. With the gaining momentum towards a Zombie Apocalypse I find myself wondering just what…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Sep 06, 2014  
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Assemble Your Own Wind Power Generator
Wind power turbine is what each one of those individuals who are occupied with this type of option vitality need when they need to do the switch. Furthermore, fortunately, there are numerous such turbines that are accessible in the business sector. Numerous individuals are however not amped up for one…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Feb 17, 2016  
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What is A Ham Radio Operator
Why Ham radio As I drive around the small town I live in, I get a lot of strange looks as my vehicle drives down the street. Sometimes I even see people duck and hide from my vehicle when they see me coming thinking that I might be an undercover…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Sep 06, 2014  
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Is the Commercial Break Broken?
I am going to tell you about fifteen different products, places to go or contests to enter one after the other. When I'm finished I'd like you to recount each of them with their message and contact information. And no, you are not being given a roadside sobriety test. Now,…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Aug 15, 2012  
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The Benefits Of Portable Radios
In any home, business premise or organization, safety and efficiency are key factors and one of the components that has played a vital role in ensuring the most convenient means of communication are applied, which includes the Motorola portable radios. These portable radios have been found to be the best…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Jul 23, 2014  
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Being Prepared: Portable Hand Crank Radios
THE EARTH IS STILL HERE. As the hype of the Mayan calendar and 2012 predictions comes to a close, we all breathe a sigh of relief. the earth is still here spinning away on its axis just like it always has for a million or so years and the sun…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Nov 26, 2013  
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Internet Radio Atlanta- Have You Heard Of It?
When it comes to Atlanta internet radio, it is plain obvious that it is worldwide only because it is on the internet. I do not care what anyone says, internet radio is becoming more popular than traditional local radio stations just because it holds more volume to a particular audiance…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Jul 19, 2011  
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Top Ten Reasons Why You Need A Police Scanner
What can I do with a police scanner As this world of ours becomes more chaotic on a daily basis it is important that we keep up to date on what is happening out there so that we can be prepared for almost any situation, whether it be man made…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Nov 26, 2013  
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Recycling That Old Antenna
Using the Antron-99 vertical base station antenna for a police scanner. One day as your are playing on your ham radio gear you get to thinking of when you first started using radio back during the CB craze of the 70's and 80's. With the current solar conditions and the…
By:  in  Communications  >  Radio   Nov 16, 2012  
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Taking the CHEAP out of Chinese made products. Cheap ham radio equipment. As I look around my Ham…
Why you need a police scanner In a world filled with lawyers and corrupt politicians, it is more…
Is this a ham radio As amateur radio, or "ham" radio sees a resurgence of popularity we are seeing…
As a Amateur radio operator here in the great Pacific Northwest I still find Ham radio an exciting…
You know the feeling. You studied the test material for months with the anxiety building up inside…
Contesting and the Hygain TH3-JR Beam antenna. Well, here it is, contest season again for Ham radio…

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