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    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)
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    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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    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!
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    VHF, Summits and More - Having Fun with Ham Radio By Bob Witte, K0NR
    This 234 page book is an easy-to-understand introduction to VHF/UHF ham radio, including practical tips for getting on the air and having fun messing around with radios. Learn about FM, SSB, repeaters, equipment, band plans, phonetics, portable operating, Summits On The Air (SOTA) activations and more. Included within you'll find a compilation of the best articles from the k0nr.com website plus some brand-new material. The first section explains VHF/UHF concepts via tutorial articles such as “VHF FM Operating Guide,” “Getting Started on 2m SSB” and “How to Work a VHF Contest.” The second section includes blog posts from the k0nr.com website, such as “Choose Your 2m Frequency Wisely,” “VHF Grid Locators,” “Phonetic Alphabets” and “VHF FM: The Utility Mode.” The final section helps the reader understand mountaintop operating, especially Summits On The Air (SOTA) activations, including operating tips and trip reports.
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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.
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    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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    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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    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!
  • Out of Stock
    This price includes USA shipping!
    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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    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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    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!