N5FDL's Amateur Radio and Emcomm Blog
Technology columnist David Coursey, N5FDL, writes about amateur radio, emergency communications, the Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES), Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES), Auxiliary Communications Service (ACS) and ARRL.
Recent blog post
Lies and FRS/GMRS Radios
Why are radio companies allowed to make such bogus coverage claims for their FRS/GMRS radios? 50 miles? Maybe mountaintop to mountaintop. But what if someone buys this radio for personal safety based on the distance claim and then is unable to reach help?...2 days ago
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