Academic & Science » Amateur Radio

Browse 815 acronyms and abbreviations related to Amateur Radio:

PTTPermission To Talk to ....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, 09/15/2013Rate 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 CollegeRate it:
QEPIt's time for dinnerRate it:
QETPhone homeRate it:
QEW?Is copy difficult due to Ear Wax?Rate it:
QFESubscale setting to give height above AerodromeRate 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:
QHIAre you leaving after only one transmission?Rate it:
QJE3Is my frequency shift correct?Rate it:
QJFMy signal as checked by monitor is satisfactoryRate it:
QJF1My signal as checked by monitor is satisfactory locallyRate it:

Know a good shorthand in the Amateur Radio jargon that we miss? Don't keep it to yourself!

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Amateur Radio." Abbreviations.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 5 Aug. 2015. <http://www.abbreviations.com/acronyms/AMRADIO/14>.