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  1. How to program a ham radio with CHIRP

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  2. Ham Radio - archive of the former 73 Magazine

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  3. Amateur Radio - FCC may institute a $50 licensing fee

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    FCC may be headed to charging a licensing fee, so if you're thinking about your amateur-radio license then this Fall would be a good time to get it done. You could use the $50 you saved on an inexpensive handheld transceiver...
  4. Ham Radio - ICOM IC-705

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    An interesting, forthcoming radio. https://www.icomamerica.com/en/products/amateur/handheld/705/default.aspx
  5. Ham radio - HF propagation-prediction tool

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    HF Propagation Prediction Tool
  6. Comms - good Cyber Monday price on a Yaesu FT-65R

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    hamradio.com has a good Cyber Monday price on a Yaesu FT-65R handheld for 2M and 70cm. I think one of the two discounts may be a mail-in discount, but it's still a nice price. YAESU FT-65R Transceivers HT Dual Band 2m-70cm, FT65R.
  7. Comms interoperability exercise on Nov 3-5

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    Communications Interoperability Training with Amateur Radio Community Set | AMRRON Again this year, a military station on the east coast and the Fort Huachuca, Arizona, HF station will conduct a high-power broadcast on 60-meter channel 1 (5330.5 kHz) on Saturday from 0300 to 0315 UTC. New this...