Questions tagged [united-states]

Questions specific to rules, regulations, and practices in the United States of America.

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Can I operate in the United Kingdom with a US license?

Can my license from the United States be used to operate while I'm in the United Kingdom?
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Can a licensed ham use or modify CB equipment to work the 10 Meter Amateur bands?

Can a licensed ham use or modify CB equipment to work the 10 Meter Amateur bands? If so, are there any advantages/disadvantages to this?
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What kind of additional privileges or access do I get with each successive US license?

Just for additional information, I live in the United States.
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What organizations in the USA can I join to participate in emergency preparedness?

I want to get involved in emergency preparedness. What organizations, if any, are there in the United States that support disaster recovery and emergency management?
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Are there federal laws (US) protecting antenna installation?

Are there any federal laws or FCC guidelines that allow ham radio operators to install antennas? I live in an apartment building in a large city that bans outdoor antennas. I recall reading that the ...
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HF Digital Mode Band Plan for the USA

I recently started playing with the digital modes, but have been frustrated with the difficulty in finding where certain modes are commonly used. Is there a digital mode band plan for the HF bands, to ...
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How to operate IEEE 802.11 WiFi AP within the amateur radio service?

How can I properly use my ham radio license to operate an IEEE 802.11 WiFi access point within the US amateur radio service, rather than the US "part 15" regulations for unlicensed transmissions?

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