Diana Eng shows how to make your own End-Fed Half-Wavelength Antenna (EFHWA) for portable radio operations.
Beautiful article on the joys and uses of HAM radio, including resources to get hooked up and licensed.
"The complete construction process of a UHF Amateur Radio Repeater that was setup on top of our school here at New Mexico Tech. Includes conceptual explanation, construction, testing, and more.
If you have a ham radio (and especially one of those Baofeng's) sitting on the shelf collecting dust, you need this article. With some help from radio guru, George Ure, you will learn how to set up and manage ham radio without going crazy!