New answers tagged

0 votes

Extend transmit range of my HT

Went to the local ham club and got some help, my HT is 100% fine, I was simply transmitting from an awful spot. The recommendation from the Elmer hams on-site was to get a slim-jim antenna up over the ...
user avatar
1 vote
Accepted

Extend transmit range of my HT

The Question was edited after this Answer was created, and now it may no longer apply. It was already a marginal Q&A so it may make sense to delete it completely. At this point the OP is ...
user avatar
  • 1,417
1 vote

What band did walkie-talkies use in Europe before PMR446 was allocated?

In the UK, we had CB walkie-talkies on the UK FM CB band (the so-called "CB 27/81" specification for 27MHz CB agreed in 1981), which had a bonkers set of frequencies - 40 channels of FM, ...
user avatar
  • 4,329
1 vote

What band did walkie-talkies use in Europe before PMR446 was allocated?

I do vividly remember hearing CB radios talking, in the 80s and central EU. So it was likely around the "27 MHz" band.
user avatar
  • 31

Top 50 recent answers are included