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The Practical Amateur Radio Podcast is a show about Amateur (ham) Radio. Each episode we dive into any various topics related to the hobby of amateur radio.

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The Practical Amateur Radio Podcast is a show about Amateur (ham) Radio. Each episode we dive into any various topics related to the hobby of amateur radio.

    PARP 71 – Make Nature Your Shack

    PARP 71 – Make Nature Your Shack

    Podcast Number 71 – Podcast ver. 71.9 – August 27, 2016 (48.3 MB, runtime 42:12) Transcript PARP 71 – In this episode of PARP, our general discussion theme is “Make Nature Your Shack”.  I discuss taking your ham station outdoors,  the ARRL 2016 National Parks on the Air event and the Worldwide … Continue reading →

    • 42 min
    PARP 70 – Individual Preparedness for Emergency Communications

    PARP 70 – Individual Preparedness for Emergency Communications

    Podcast Number 70 – Podcast ver. 70.9 – July 30, 2016 (40.6 MB, runtime 35:27) Transcript PARP 70 – In this episode of PARP, I discuss the importance of our own individual preparedness when it comes to communicating during an emergency or when no other means of communications are available to us.  I also … Continue reading →

    • 35 min
    PARP RSS Test

    PARP RSS Test

    July 29, 2016 Hello PARP Fans.  This is a just a brief message from me for the purpose of testing the RSS feed and the overall functions of the website.  Yes, it does mean that I’m trying very hard to bring PARP out of the ashes.  Stay tuned…thank you for … Continue reading →

    • 1 min
    PARP 69 – Antenna Analyzers and Tuners

    PARP 69 – Antenna Analyzers and Tuners

    Podcast Number 69 – Podcast ver. 69.8 – August 23, 2015 (30.6 MB, runtime 26:42) Transcript PARP 69 – In this episode of PARP, I discuss the practical use of antenna analyzers and antenna tuners.  I also introduce you to the KB6NU website and the popular “No Non-Sense” Amateur Radio exam study guides. … Continue reading →

    • 26 min
    PARP RSS Test

    PARP RSS Test

    Hello PARP Fans.  This is a just a brief message from me for the purpose of testing the RSS feed and the overall functions of the website.  Yes, it does mean that I’m trying very hard to bring PARP out of the ashes.  Stay tuned…thank you for not deleting your … Continue reading →

    • 53 sec
    PARP 68 – ARRL Centennial On-Air Events

    PARP 68 – ARRL Centennial On-Air Events

    Podcast Number 68 – Podcast ver. 68.7 – April 27, 2014 (40.1 MB, runtime 35:00) Transcript PARP 68 – In this episode of PARP, I discuss the ARRL Centennial on-air events taking place throughout 2014.  This includes the Centennial QSO Party and the W1AW / Portable stations. I also introduce you to TJ … Continue reading →

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
45 Ratings

45 Ratings

KD8ZEF ,

Great podcast

I am new to ham radio and Jerry's podcast has been a great help.

Molotov_54 ,

PARP is numbah one

Great site-great guy! A mother lode of information for the amateur radio operator.

Alosttexan ,

Good show, wish it was around more

Jerry has done an excellent job with this podcast. Very informative. I just wish that new episodes were still coming out on a regular basis, although I know that it takes a great deal of time and effort into doing a show that returns little, if any, compensation.

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