Just a personal opinion, Yaesu should’ve continued making a flagship digital radio with a keypad for easy APRS text input

A sturdy and reliable subcompact analog dualband radio. The lack of digital makes it limited as a primary radio, but it’s great for outdoor activities.

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Automatic Packet Reporting System is a hybrid local RF and internet-connected system for exchanging messages, data, status updates, and positions

What is APRS

  • APRS = Automatic Packet Reporting System
  • An amateur radio communications system for relaying real-time digital information that is primarily transmitted and received locally.
  • Can also be injected into…

It’s better to be ready when SHTF

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A practical response to questions about radio communications

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A pair of lightweight portable radios with good selectivity receivers


Angelo is editor at TechNode.Global. He writes about startups, corp innovation & venture capital (plus amateur radio on n2rac). Tip box: buymeacoffee.com/n2rac

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