Online Resources

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Ham Nation
Hosted by Bob HeilGordon WestGeorge ThomasDon WilbanksValerie HotzfeldAmanda AldenDale Puckett
Share in the excitement and importance of ham radio – from tossing an antenna wire into a tree allowing you to talk to the world, to the importance of ham radio operators in time of disasters with hosts Bob Heil, Gordon West, George Thomas, Don Wilbanks, Valerie Hotzfeld, Amanda Alden, and Dale Puckett.
Records live every Wednesday at 9:00pm Eastern / 6:00pm Pacific / 01:00 (Thu) UTC.

U.S. Grid Square Lookup [add address to get 6 digit grids]

Texas Storm Chasers

Amateur Radio Safety Foundation, Inc.

Ham Radio Glossary

Dictionary of Ham Radio Terms

Ham Speak – Know the Lingo

Glossary of Common Ham Radio Terms

Some Common Amateur Radio Terminology



Call Sign Lookup

Call Sign Lookup by Zip Code

FCC License Reference Copy [suitable for framing]

License Certificate [suitable for framing]

Q Code Definitions

QSL Card Creator


Texas Division of Emergency Management (TDEM)

Preparing Texas [TDEM]

Emergency Management [City of Abilene, Texas]

Code RED – Taylor County, Texas

RT Systems Radio Programming Software/Cables

CHIRP [free open-source tool for programming your amateur radio]

Winlink Express

My DX Summit

DX Watch

Callsign Database by QRZ [login is required for additional detail]

Ham Radio for Kids of All Ages

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Ron Harden, WT5X