REMEMBER IN NON-EMERGENCY SITUATIONS YOU CANNOT TRANSMIT ON YOUR RADIO WITHOUT A HAM LICENSE

Quick Tip #1

Connecting to FM Radio

In any emergency it is good to stay connected with news in order to receive updates and warnings that may be broadcasted.

Quick Tip #2

Transmitting Easily from Radio to Radio

Simple instructions to get you talking with other members and community using simplex or “line of sight” radio transmission. Remember that this can only be done in an emergency if you do not have a HAM license.

Quick Tip #3

Simplex Continued, Programming Channels, Repeaters

A longer description of simplex transmitting, how to program channels, an introduction to programming repeaters and intro to chirp software.

Radio in Survival Situations for “Dummies”

Living Survival gives us a quick overview of the UV5Ra. This video is intended to teach people without a HAM license that would not transmit unless in an emergency.

Crash Course

Mr. Hoshnasi takes us through the basics of the UV5R with a focus on using your radio in emergencies.