ZS6EZ's Radio Tutorials Page

Last updated 2016-12-12


This page contains some tutorials for radio amateurs.

  • How to make a Morse Code contact is a practical guide to making contacts on this mode. It include a discussion on tools, frequencies, procedures, abbreviations, Q signals and signal reports.
  • The How to apply for your DXCC in southern Africa provides a description of DXCC, links to South African membership lists, te application process and pointers on how often to update your records.
  • Multiplier Passing in DX Contests, a practical approach to the why and how of multiplier passing. It is specifically written for multi-operator stations using N1MM+, but it is equally valid for single operators and other logging software.
  • How to improve your QSL returns, a practical guide to confirming amateur radio contacts without breaking the bank.
  • During late 2015 and early 2016, I edited the SARL's study guide for prospective radio amateurs to bring it to full CEPT compliance. I also produced an Afrikaans translation. In the process, I produced a list of Afrikaans radio terms. These are all in use by SARL students, and even the scholars in some mainstream schools, and are available free of charge.

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