Resources



Repeater Databases


Louisiana State Repeaters

National Repeater Database-Louisiana
http://www.artscipub.com/repeaters/search/index.asp?state=Louisiana

National Repeater Database

National Radio Repeaters
http://www.artscipub.com/repeaters/

U.S., North America, and World Repeater Database

Repeater Book
https://www.repeaterbook.com/index.php


Area Ham radio Clubs



Minden Amateur Radio Association
http://www.n5rd.org/

Piney Hills Amateur Radio Association
http://phara.us/

NorthEast Louisiana Amateur Radio Club
http://www.nelarc.org/

Central Louisiana Amateur Radio Club
http://www.clarc.us/

Four States Amateur Radio Club
http://www.4sarc.org/

Longview/East Texas Amateur Radio Club
https://www.letarc.org/


Area Hamfests



Capital City Hamfest (Jackson, MS.) (January)
No current web site.


Acadiana (Rayne, LA) Amateur Radio Association Hamfest Web Site (March)
http://www.w5ddl.org/hamfest/


Northeast Louisiana (Monroe) Amateur Radio Club Hamfest (April)
http://www.nelarc.org/hamfest.html


Ham-Com Texas (Plano, TX) (June)
https://www.facebook.com/HamComTexas/


SARA (Shreveport, LA) Hamfest (August)
http://www.shreveporthamfest.com/


Minden Amateur Radio Association (MARA) Hamfest (December)
http://www.n5rd.org/activity.htm


Other Hamfests
http://www.arrl.org/hamfests-and-conventions-calendar


Ham Radio Practice Exams



eHam.net Exams
http://www.eham.net/exams/

RadioQTH Exams
http://www.radioqth.net/exams/

QRZ.com Exams
https://www.qrz.com/hamtest/

Ham Testing.com
http://www.hamtesting.com/


Ham Radio Hardware Suppliers

(Supporters of the Shreveport-Bossier Hamfest)



Yaesu
https://www.yaesu.com/indexVS.cfm?

Kenwood Amateur Radio
http://www.kenwood.com/usa/com/amateur/

ICOM Amateur Radio
http://www.icomamerica.com/en/amateur/

Main Trading Company
https://www.mtcradio.com/

MFJ
http://www.mfjenterprises.com/

DX Engineering
https://www.dxengineering.com/

NCG Co. (Comet Antennas)
http://www.cometantenna.com/

Other Suppliers

GigaParts
https://www.gigaparts.com/

Hamcity.com
https://hamcity.com/

Ham Radio Outlet
https://hamradio.com/

Radio City
http://www.radioinc.com/oscmax/catalog/index.php?osCsid=2f459a4f6d294a1ce3c71d40319c5b9e

Quadantenna.com
https://quadantenna.com/

Antennas for Amateur Radio
http://www.ni4l.com/

LDG Electronics
http://www.ldgelectronics.com/

Elecraft
http://www.elecraft.com/

Flex Radio
http://www.flexradio.com/

Bao Feng Radios
https://baofengtech.com/?gclid=Cj0KCQiAwp_UBRD7ARIsAMie3XYwvHwdfqap6MZdCCxM3jIe2lEaIrLD7WMG7Y_eP4WWbk0YmEHkUyYaAjSmEALw_wcB

Zastone Radios
http://zastonetech.com/
 

Additional Information

Miklor Radio Information & Support Site
http://miklor.com/


Ham Radio Software Suppliers



RT Systems-Radio Programming Made Easy
https://www.rtsystemsinc.com/default.asp

Ham Radio Deluxe Softwarev
https://www.ham-radio-deluxe.com/

EZNEC Antenna Modeling Software
http://eznec.com/

4nec2: NEC based antenna modeler and optimizer
http://www.qsl.net/4nec2/


Digital and Software Defined Radio


PSK31 Digital Radio

PSK31-Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PSK31

ARRL Introduction to PSK31 Digital Communications
http://www.arrl.org/psk31-spec

The official PSK31 Website is operated by Eduardo Jacob, EA2BAJ. The PSK31 software program may be downloaded from this site.
http://aintel.bi.ehu.es/psk31.html

VK6YSE Overview of PSK31 & Operating Techniques
http://www.vk6ysf.com/psk31_overview.htm

RIGblaster Sound Card Interface
http://www.westmountainradio.com/rigblaster.php

DX Zone-PSK31 Software
https://www.dxzone.com/catalog/Software/PSK31/

D-STAR Digital Radio

D-STAR Info
http://dstarinfo.com/

D-STARusers
http://www.dstarusers.org/

Shreveport D-STAR Digital Team, W5SHV
http://w5shv.com/Home.php

D-STAR Gateway System (REGIST)
https://regist.dstargateway.org/Dstar.do

D-STAR-Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/D-STAR

ICOM D-STAR System Introduction
http://www.icomamerica.com/en/products/amateur/dstar/dstar/default.aspx

Software Defined Radio

Software Defined Radio-Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Software-defined_radio

NooElec
http://www.nooelec.com/store/?SID=cr8uop91sulqch0kvltqd58go5

WebSDR
http://websdr.org/

Airspy
https://airspy.com/

SDR-Radio
http://www.sdr-radio.com/

All About Circuits
https://www.allaboutcircuits.com/technical-articles/introduction-to-software-defined-radio/

Flex Radio Systems
http://www.flexradio.com/


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