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PHARCPotomac Highlands Amateur Radio Club    Rate it:
PSKPhase-Shift Keying    Rate it:
PTTPush To Talk    Rate it:
PUSH-PULL AMPLIFIERUnique circuitry of two tubes wherein one is conducting power to the plate circuit, whilst the matching circuit rests: The result is a more rapid amplification cycle thus resulting in steadier, stronger signal: Ye Ed, fmf, WB8AXXI, 09/15/2013    Rate it:
Q codeStandardized grouping of 'brevity code', of three letters all begin with 'Q': Three categories, Applicable to amateurs, Aviation, Maritime:    Rate it:
QBS?Should I clean the Bird S#!* off my antenna so I can hear you?    Rate it:
QCDWhere did you put my CD?    Rate it:
QCPAre you using Cat Power?    Rate it:
QCWWhy are you whistling Morse?    Rate it:
QDRDamn Right the frequency is busy!    Rate it:
QDXYou worked Indonesia on 2 meters, so what?    Rate it:
QDXThat's my original Call sign.    Rate it:
QEDWhat does Ed know?    Rate it:
QEDYour Mom Goes To College    Rate it:
QEPIt's time for dinner    Rate it:
QETPhone home    Rate it:
QEW?Is copy difficult due to Ear Wax?    Rate it:
QFESubscale setting to give height above Aerodrome    Rate it:
QFH?Is this Frequency Hogged?    Rate it:
QFP?Will you give me the latest information concerning ... facility at (place)?    Rate it:
QFTI am passing gas.    Rate it:
QGWDoes my landing gear appear to be down and in place?    Rate it:
QHFAre you going to the Hamfeast?    Rate it:
QJE3Is my frequency shift correct?    Rate it:
QJFMy signal as checked by monitor is satisfactory    Rate it:

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