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    Please note: The $18.95 price includes the shipping charge. By Ed Tobias, KR3E This small but solid guide is the perfect read for those interested in learning or improving CW operating techniques!
    Within its pages you'll find:   
    • The secret of becoming a proficient CW Operator
    • Where and how to practice, practice, practice.
    •  Straight key or Paddle?
    • Adjusting your Straight or Paddle
    • Keyers, Iambic Keying and Bugs
    • Contests & Events, DXing
    • Operating QSK
    • CW Filters
    • Signs, Signals and Procedures
    • Tips on Taking CW On the Road . . .  and much, much more!
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    W2FMI   The successor to the popular and authoritative Baluns & Ununs. Includes a great deal of new tutorial materialW2FMI   The successor to the popular and authoritative Baluns & Ununs. Includes a great deal of new tutorial material
    By Jerry Sevick, W2FMI The successor to the popular and authoritative Baluns & Ununs. Includes a great deal of new tutorial material, designs, and explanations of how and why they work. This title is also available on CD. Buy both the book and cd and save - see Baluns Combo.
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    By Jerry Sevick, W2FMI This small but solid guide walks you through the design and installation of inexpensive, yet effective short HF vertical antennas. With antenna restrictions becoming a real problem, this book could keep you on the air!
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    Bill Orr was one of ham radio's most respected authors, known for his easy-to-understand, down-to-Earth, writing style. In keeping with this tradition, rather than filling nearly 200 pages with theory and complicated diagrams, Bill and CQ have produced a thoroughly practical text for any antenna enthusiast, jam-packed with dozens of inexpensive, practical antenna projects that work!
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    by Lew McCoy W1ICP Back by Popular Demand! One of four previously published books we've reprint to meet the demands of today's Hams.< This books is also available on CD. Buy both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD and save! See McCoy Combo.
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    W2FMI   The successor to the popular and authoritative Baluns & Ununs. Includes a great deal of new tutorial materialThis combo package includes both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD version of this great title at a special savings!By Jerry Sevick

    Baluns Combo

    $29.95
    This combo package includes both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD version of this great title at a special savings! By Jerry Sevick, W2FMI The successor to the popular and authoritative Baluns & Ununs. Includes a great deal of new tutorial material, designs, and explanations of how and why they work.
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    Reflections III

    $39.95 $37.00
    M. Walter Maxwell, W2DU's fully revised and updated, 424-page, third edition! Includes everything found in Reflections I and Reflections II and more!  
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    Single- and Multi-Element Directive Antennas for the Low Bands Single- and Multi-Element Directive Antennas for the Low Bands. With calculations and practical experience, this book shows which basic concepts have to be considered for sloper antennas for the low bands. This title is also available on CD. Buy both the paperback and CD and save! See Sloper Combo.
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    Please note: The $25.95 price includes the Foreign shipping charge. By Ed Tobias, KR3E This small but solid guide is the perfect read for those interested in learning or improving CW operating techniques!
    Within its pages you'll find:   
    • The secret of becoming a proficient CW Operator
    • Where and how to practice, practice, practice.
    •  Straight key or Paddle?
    • Adjusting your Straight or Paddle
    • Keyers, Iambic Keying and Bugs
    • Contests & Events, DXing
    • Operating QSK
    • CW Filters
    • Signs, Signals and Procedures
    • Tips on Taking CW On the Road . . .  and much, much more!
  • Your indispensable guide to HF propagation for the new sunspot cycle!
    Fully updated and expanded to include the latest propagation forecasting tools, as well as our time-tested "analog" tables for making your own customized predictions, the 4th edition of The CQ Shortwave Propagation Handbook is a must-have resource for any DXer, contester or emergency communicator.
    This 208-page, full-color title explains the many ways in which radio signals can travel long distances and how to use this knowledge to maximize your DX success. Also includes sections on low-frequency and VHF/UHF propagation in addition to its main focus on shortwave (HF) propagation.
    Finally, it's all in plain English with a focus on practical applications,making it a valuable reference for the ham radio DXer as well as well as the ionospheric scientist and anyone in between.
    This fourth edition was spearheaded by propagation authority Carl Luetzelschwab, K9LA, merging his updates with the earlier work of the previous editions' authors, Dr. Theodore Cohen,N4XX, George Jacobs, W3ASK, and Robert Rose, K6GKU (SK).
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    W2FMI   The successor to the popular and authoritative Baluns & Ununs. Includes new tutorial materialCD Version - By Jerry Sevick
    CD Version - By Jerry Sevick, W2FMI The successor to the popular and authoritative Baluns & Ununs. Includes new tutorial material, designs, and explanations of how and why they work. This title is also available in its original 8.5 X 11 paperback version. Buy both the cd and paperback and save - see Baluns Combo.
  • Sale! Getting Started in Ham RadioAll of our great videos on DVD.Ham Radio Horizons
    Happy Holidays Special! Price includes shipping! All of our great videos on DVD.Ham Radio Horizons, Getting Started in Ham Radio, Getting Started in VHF, Getting Started in Amateur Satellites, Getting Started in VHF, Getting Started in Packet, Getting Started in DXing, Getting Started in Contesting.
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    M. Walter Maxwell, W2DU's fully revised and updated, 424-page, third edition on CD! Includes everything found in Reflections I and Reflections II and more! This title is also available in its original 8.5 X 11 paperback version! Buy both and save! See Reflections III Combo.
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    DJ9ZB
    By Franz Langner, DJ9ZB NEW 4th Edition - 380 pages! Known throughout the DX and DXpedition world as a meticulous and tireless operator, Franz Langner, DJ9ZB, is also noted as one of the most knowledgeable individuals in Amateur Radio in terms of documenting DXCC entities. This is the fourth edition of his series of books bearing the title DX World Guide. It was first published in Germany in 1988 and followed by a second edition, also in Germany in 1977. The third edition, published in the U.S.A in 2012 was the first to use color throughout.  This fourth edition, also full color throughout, includes information on well over 300 DX entities. Whether used as a desk reference for the DXer of any level of proficiency or as a “wish book” for DXers just starting his or her DXCC journey, the new DX World Guide is a worthy and pleasant companion.
  • practical antenna projects that work!This title by well-know author Bill Orr is also available in its original 8.5 X 11 paperback version.Buy both and save - see W6SAI combo!This CD is Jam-packed with  dozens of inexpensive
    This CD is Jam-packed with dozens of inexpensive, practical antenna projects that work! This title by well-know author Bill Orr is also available in its original 8.5 X 11 paperback version. Buy both and save - see W6SAI combo!
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    The $20.95 price includes the CN/MX shipping charge! By Ed Tobias, KR3E This small but solid guide is the perfect read for those interested in learning or improving CW operating techniques!
    Within its pages you'll find:   
    • The secret of becoming a proficient CW Operator
    • Where and how to practice, practice, practice.
    •  Straight key or Paddle?
    • Adjusting your Straight or Paddle
    • Keyers, Iambic Keying and Bugs
    • Contests & Events, DXing
    • Operating QSK
    • CW Filters
    • Signs, Signals and Procedures
    • Tips on Taking CW On the Road . . .  and much, much more!
  • Lew McCoyUnlike many technical publications
    Unlike many technical publications, Lew McCoy, W1ICP presents his invaluable antenna information in a casual non-intimidating way for everyone! This title is also available in its original 8.5 X 11 paperback version. Buy both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD and save! See McCoy Combo.
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    Temporarily out-of-stock. Orders received today will ship July 2nd. This 4-pak includes the following books on CD: W6SAI HF Antenna Handbook, The Quad Antenna, Lew McCoy on Antennas and Sloper Antennas. By purchasing them together you saved $8.80!
  • this CD shows which basic concepts have to be considered for sloper antennas for the low bands.This title is also available in its original 6 X 9 paperback version.Buy both the paperback and CD and save! See Sloper Combo.Single- and Multi-Element Directive Antennas for the Low Bands. With calculations and practical experience
    Single- and Multi-Element Directive Antennas for the Low Bands Single- and Multi-Element Directive Antennas for the Low Bands. With calculations and practical experience, this CD shows which basic concepts have to be considered for sloper antennas for the low bands. This title is also available in its original 6 X 9 paperback version. Buy both the paperback and CD and save! See Sloper Combo.
  • Happy Holidays Special! Price includes shipping!! CQ Ham Radio Welcome Pak 3 in 1 DVD
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    known for his  easy-to-understandThis combo package includes both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD version of this great title at a special savings!  Bill Orr was one of ham radio's most respected authors

    W6SAI Combo

    $29.95
    This combo package includes both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD version of this great title at a special savings! Bill Orr was one of ham radio's most respected authors, known for his easy-to-understand, down-to-Earth, writing style. In keeping with this tradition, rather than filling nearly 200 pages with theory and complicated diagrams, Bill and CQ have produced a thoroughly pratical text for any antenna enthusiast, jam-packed with dozens of inexpensive, practical antenna projects that work!
  • Sale!
    Out of Stock
    102

    Reflections III Combo

    $59.95 $57.00
    This combo package includes both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD version of this great title at a special savings! M. Walter Maxwell, W2DU's fully revised and updated, 424-page, third edition! Includes everything found in Reflections I and Reflections II and more!  
  • Your indispensable guide to HF propagation for the new sunspot cycle!
    You'll get both the 8.5 X ll Paperback and Book on CD!
    Fully updated and expanded to include the latest propagation forecasting tools, as well as our time-tested "analog" tables for making your own customized predictions, the 4th edition of The CQ Shortwave Propagation Handbook is a must-have resource for any DXer, contester or emergency communicator.
    This 208-page, full-color title explains the many ways in which radio signals can travel long distances and how to use this knowledge to maximize your DX success. Also includes sections on low-frequency and VHF/UHF propagation in addition to its main focus on shortwave (HF) propagation.
    Finally, it's all in plain English with a focus on practical applications,making it a valuable reference for the ham radio DXer as well as well as the ionospheric scientist and anyone in between.
    This fourth edition was spearheaded by propagation authority Carl Luetzelschwab, K9LA, merging his updates with the earlier work of the previous editions' authors, Dr. Theodore Cohen,N4XX, George Jacobs, W3ASK, and Robert Rose, K6GKU (SK)
  • CQ VHF Specialty Pak 3 in 1 DVD
    Happy Holidays Special! Free shipping! CQ VHF Specialty Pak 3 in 1 DVD
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    design and performance of Quad Antennas.

    Quad Combo

    $29.95
    This combo package includes both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD version! Comprehensive guide to the construction, design and performance of Quad Antennas.
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    Lew McCoyThis combo package includes both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD version of this great title at a special savings!Unlike many technical authors

    McCoy Combo

    $29.95
    Temporarily out-of-stock. Orders received today will ship July 2nd. This combo package includes both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD version of this great title at a special savings! Unlike many technical authors, Lew McCoy, W1ICP presents his invaluable antenna information in a casual non-intimidating way for everyone!
  • design and performance of Quad Antennas.Also available in its original 8.5 X 11 paperback version. Buy both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD and save! See Quad Combo.Comprehensive guide to the construction
    Comprehensive guide to the construction, design and performance of Quad Antennas. Also available in its original 8.5 X 11 paperback version. Buy both the 8.5 X 11 paperback and CD and save! See Quad Combo.
  • this book shows which basic concepts have to be considered for sloper antennas for the low bands.this book shows which basic concepts have to be considered for sloper antennas for the low bands.

    Sloper Combo

    $36.95
    Single- and Multi-Element Directive Antennas for the Low Bands This combo package includes both the 6 X 9 paperback and CD version of this great title at a special savings! Single- and Multi-Element Directive Antennas for the Low Bands. With calculations and practical experience, this book shows which basic concepts have to be considered for sloper antennas for the low bands.
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    N6PL Back by Popular Demand! One of four previously published books we've reprint to meet the demands of today's Hams.by Paul Lee
    by Paul Lee, N6PL Back by Popular Demand! One of four previously published books we've reprint to meet the demands of today's Hams.
  • A comprehensive guide to D-STAR operating! Second edition!
    A comprehensive guide to D-STAR operating! Second edition!
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    DJ9ZB
    By Franz Langner, DJ9ZB NEW 4th Edition COMBO -  You'll receive both the 380-page, 6 X 9 Paperback and the Book on CD! Known throughout the DX and DXpedition world as a meticulous and tireless operator, Franz Langner, DJ9ZB, is also noted as one of the most knowledgeable individuals in Amateur Radio in terms of documenting DXCC entities. This is the fourth edition of his series of books bearing the title DX World Guide. It was first published in Germany in 1988 and followed by a second edition, also in Germany in 1977. The third edition, published in the U.S.A in 2012 was the first to use color throughout.  This fourth edition, also full color throughout, includes information on well over 300 DX entities. Whether used as a desk reference for the DXer of any level of proficiency or as a “wish book” for DXers just starting his or her DXCC journey, the new DX World Guide is a worthy and pleasant companion. Please note - choose a single item shipping charge for this combo!
  • DJ9ZB
    By Franz Langner, DJ9ZB NEW 4th Edition - 380 page book on CD! Known throughout the DX and DXpedition world as a meticulous and tireless operator, Franz Langner, DJ9ZB, is also noted as one of the most knowledgeable individuals in Amateur Radio in terms of documenting DXCC entities. This is the fourth edition of his series of books bearing the title DX World Guide. It was first published in Germany in 1988 and followed by a second edition, also in Germany in 1977. The third edition, published in the U.S.A in 2012 was the first to use color throughout.  This fourth edition, also full color throughout, includes information on well over 300 DX entities. Whether used as a desk reference for the DXer of any level of proficiency or as a “wish book” for DXers just starting his or her DXCC journey, the new DX World Guide is a worthy and pleasant companion.
  • Your indispensable guide to HF propagation for the new sunspot cycle!
    Fully updated and expanded to include the latest propagation forecasting tools, as well as our time-tested "analog" tables for making your own customized predictions, the 4th edition of The CQ Shortwave Propagation Handbook is a must-have resource for any DXer, contester or emergency communicator.
    This 208-page, full-color title explains the many ways in which radio signals can travel long distances and how to use this knowledge to maximize your DX success. Also includes sections on low-frequency and VHF/UHF propagation in addition to its main focus on shortwave (HF) propagation.
    Finally, it's all in plain English with a focus on practical applications,making it a valuable reference for the ham radio DXer as well as well as the ionospheric scientist and anyone in between.
    This fourth edition was spearheaded by propagation authority Carl Luetzelschwab, K9LA, merging his updates with the earlier work of the previous editions' authors, Dr. Theodore Cohen,N4XX, George Jacobs, W3ASK, and Robert Rose, K6GKU (SK)