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Amateur Radio Abbreviations

Browse 936 acronyms and abbreviations related to the Amateur Radio terminology and jargon.

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01ATriode tube in circuitry of receiversRate it:
1/4WAQuarter Wave AntennaRate it:
1/4WVQuarter Wave AntennaRate it:
10-4Message receivedRate it:
200K200KilohertzRate it:
2MTR2-Meter wavelength (146 megahertz)Rate it:
2MTR+Two Meter Plus Amateur Radio ClubRate it:
2MtrPlusTwo-Meter Band Radio ClubRate it:
5NNReport on received signal (Answer for 599)Rate it:
5x5Five-by-Five (Good Copy Signal)Rate it:
73Best Regards (not an acronym)Rate it:
88Love & Kisses (not an acronym)Rate it:
9K69600 baud rate for digital communications. Used mainly for amateur radio.Rate it:
AARAAcadiana Amateur Radio AssociationRate it:
AARCAruba Amateur Radio ClubRate it:
AARCAlbemarle Amateur Radio ClubRate it:
AARCAlger Amateur Radio ClubRate it:
AARCAustin Amateur Radio ClubRate it:
AARCAmes Amateur Radio ClubRate it:
AARGAppalachian Amateur Radio GroupRate it:
AARGAyr Amateur Radio GroupRate it:
AARGAurora Amateur Radio GroupRate it:
AARLAmerican Amateur Radio LeagueRate it:
AASAdvanced Antenna SystemsRate it:
ACSAuxiliary Communications ServiceRate it:

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