GMRS. Here, FCC, have $70 for the privilege to use some 70cm frequencies. Oh? I cannot use my existing radios that can operate on those frequencies?!?

As you can probably tell from my prior rant, I’m a ham radio operator. Full disclaimer, I’ve not been involved very long. Regardless, story time, kiddies! Unlike GMRS, there are usually a few repeaters for […] Read More

DMR Radio… Yes, you’re coming in fine. No, it’s not practical.

Anyone involved with ham radio has surely heard of a not-so-new fad called Digital Mobile Radio, or DMR for short. The premise is that it uses less bandwidth and that two people can use the […] Read More