Secure FRS Communications?

I want to preface this article by saying that I know there are more secure, reasonably priced radios available, such as the frequency-hopping XFS systems, but I want to drill into FRS Radios for this post. I’ve read many articles, watched many videos and spoke with quite a few…

Stealth Ham Communications

Sorry, but that’s illegal. However, I’m going to describe a fully legal radio protocol that** most** people will have no idea how to monitor. One of the great things about Amateur Radio, is the variety, and many ways we can communicate as a community, most folks just picture…

Q: Amateur Radio License, is it worth it?

I haven’t posted in a while, but I’ve had this question on my mind for some time. I suppose I wanted to let it simmer for a while before posting my thoughts on the issue. Just to summarize, in order to transmit on any amateur radio frequency in…

The Comms Plan (part1)

The Communications Plan is what you should be considering frequently, this will be the organization of how you intend to communicate with your tribe if the lights go out, and maybe stay out. This should include all forms of electronic communication. If your tribe is spread across a large geographic…