WWW Links

Local Radio Clubs:

Blaine Police Department ACS
Whatcom County ARES/RACES
Radio Amateurs of Skagit County

Mike and Key ARC
Microhams located on the Microsoft campus
BEARS Boeing Employees Amateur Radio Society
BEARONS Boeing Employees ARC
Federal Way ARC
North Kitsap ARC
Olympia Amateur Radio Society
Tacoma ARC
Western Washington DX Club

Ham Radio Magazines:

QST Magazine
CQ Magazine
QEX "Communications Quarterly"
Natonal Contest Journal
CQ Magazine
eHam Net: Excellent online Magazine<

Ham Radio Groups:

IARU - International Amateur Radio Union
TAPR - Tucson Amateur Packet Radio

Ham Call Search:

U.S. Amateur Radio Callsign Database
FCC Radio Callsign Database

DX Reflectors:

British Columbia DX Club
DX-Propagatons: Forcast, aurora, beacons, etc
DX World: reflectors for VHF/UHF, EME


TAPR (Tucson Area Packet Radio)
Locate APRS stations on the Internet
aprs internet service
Xastir - linux aprs software
Local (Bellingham area) APRS feed
APRSISCE - windows aprs software

Contest/Field Day/Hamfest:

Pacific Northwest Hamfairs & Events
ARRL Contesting Page
Contest Dates & Rules
AC6V's DX and Contesting Guide
WA7BNM Contest Calendar: Weekly event calendar
PNW-VHF Society
Western States Weak Signal Society
Northwest Hamfest Calendar
Scott Davis-N3FJP's Logging Programs

Radio Direction Finding:

Excellent antenna project page
Another RDF resource
WX7S's Puget Sound DFing Page

Digital Modes:

PSK31 Home Page
PSK31 Freq, Download, Links
MFSK16 Home Page
30m Band utilization chart (updated regularly)
VHF HighSpeed CW Meteor Scatter
W1HKJ software (fldigi, flwrap, etc)
W1HKJ - sights and sounds of digital modes
Digital modes - a history of some of the more popular digital modes
UZ7HO AX.25 sound modem Like FLDIGI, this sound modem has a waterfall so the user can see the signals!


QRP-L Resource for internet based discussion of QRP
QRP Nor Cal: Kits, Software, Quarterly Magazine
QRP Australian QRP Home Page
G-QRP Club
New Jersey QRP Club Home of many QRP & PSK Kits
QRP Amateur Radio Club International
QRP & SWL Homebuilders Experimienter's Web Site

Manufacturer's Pages:

Elecraft K2 and K2/100 Transceivers
LDG Autotuners
M2 Antennas
MFJ Mirage HyGain Antennas Ameritron
Pryme Radio Products also ADI Radios

Ham Radio Dealers:

Alf Enterprises 18933 59th Avenue N.E. Suite 108, Arlington, WA 98223 (Located at the Arlington Airport )
Ham Radio Outlet 11705 S.W. Pacific Hwy (99W) Phone (800) 854-6046
Amateur Electronic Supply 4640 South Polaris Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89103 (800) 634-6227

Electronic supply sources:

MCM Electronics

Other Sites of Interest:

AC6V's Amateur Radio & DX Ref. 6,000 links
Amateur Radio Internet Vendor Directory
Digi-Key Electronic Parts
Ham Exams - online testing for all classes
American Museum of Radio: in Bellingham, WA.
FCC Registration for TIN (Identification Number).
RF Safety Calculator
Family Service Radio Rules
Radio Modifications, Specs, Manuals
Northwest Boaters Net
British Columbia Boater's Net
Internet Radio Linking Project
K7PP Repeater System
The Icom Page
Ham radio test generator Made by KC7SDA, can either do online tests or print the test out.
Gladly Learn Great source of old info including GE Ham News and RCA ham tips!
Pirate Box a free self-contained mobile communication and file sharing software package that can be run on many types of hardware, including a raspberry pi!