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Practical Wireless Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From $4.75 per issue Practical Wireless is aimed at the licensed radio amateur and caters for the amateur radio hobby.

Practical Wireless is a ‘doing’ magazine focusing on the practical and constructional side of amateur radio and appeals to all ages.

Written by expert authors and contributors, Practical Wireless reflects developments in the technology, participants, activities and licensing framework of the hobby.

Every monthly issue features:
- The latest news
- Reviews of the latest radio equipment and ancillaries
- Regular practical constructional articles and projects
- Features from the UK and around the world
- What Next column is aimed at recently-licensed newcomers
- Software-defined radio
- Satellite operation
- Technical, operating and historic interests
- DX-ing and DXpeditions
- HF (High Frequency), VHF (Very High Frequency) and UHF (Ultra High Frequency)
- QRP
- Transceivers and Antennas
- Rallies and club news

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Practical Wireless  |  December 2020  


IN THIS ISSUE

• The Icom IC-705 reviewed.
• A review of the Bantenna.
• A dual-band handie-talkie on the cheap.
• A quiz for Christmas.
• Building the Walford Electronics Ivel receiver.
• The basics of capacitors and capacitance.
• The UK’s first female amateur radio operator?
• Results of the 2020 PW 144MHz contest.
• A camera tripod repurposed to support a portable antenna.
• A change of policy at CWops and other Morse-related topics.
• More on operating FT8.
• Starting on the data modes.
• Plus, all the latest news, readers’ letters and regular columns.
Practical Wireless is aimed at the licensed radio amateur and caters for the amateur radio hobby.

Practical Wireless is a ‘doing’ magazine focusing on the practical and constructional side of amateur radio and appeals to all ages.

Written by expert authors and contributors, Practical Wireless reflects developments in the technology, participants, activities and licensing framework of the hobby.

Every monthly issue features:
- The latest news
- Reviews of the latest radio equipment and ancillaries
- Regular practical constructional articles and projects
- Features from the UK and around the world
- What Next column is aimed at recently-licensed newcomers
- Software-defined radio
- Satellite operation
- Technical, operating and historic interests
- DX-ing and DXpeditions
- HF (High Frequency), VHF (Very High Frequency) and UHF (Ultra High Frequency)
- QRP
- Transceivers and Antennas
- Rallies and club news
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Good All-Round Ham Radio Magazibe Reviewed August 10, 2020
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As a comparative newcomer to Amateur Radio I would like to see more articles aimed at the newcomers or returners to the hobby. Reviewed August 6, 2020
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Has always been a great magazine that I have been reading since my early teens (50 years ago). Now, having moved to the USA, the digital version is a real bonus. Reviewed August 4, 2020
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More 'How to' articles Reviewed July 2, 2020
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Practical Wireless

Not enough technical content for my liking. Reviewed May 7, 2020

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