Basic Understanding of Amateur Radio Services
Amateur radio service, commonly known as ‘ham radio‘, is a personal radio services used by a community of people (often referred to as ‘hams’) to communicate in friendly tones using radio transmitters and receivers among themselves. It is usually considered a hobby but hams often make a difference in situations of emergencies or disasters.
Hams are able to communicate over radio waves through hand-held transceivers to other hams all over the world. They may exchange information, hold contests or arrange regular discussions (called nets) using these digital devices over radio waves.
Ham Radio Signals
Ham radio signals usually starts use three-letter Q signals called ‘Q-code‘ to communicate. A Q-code can be sent as be a question or an answer.