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cwh0009 [Where can I find used equipment?]
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     * Study the exam prep materials online. [[https://​hamstudy.org/​|HamStudy.org]] provides explanations to the answers to the questions.     * Study the exam prep materials online. [[https://​hamstudy.org/​|HamStudy.org]] provides explanations to the answers to the questions.
   * Take the exam.   * Take the exam.
 +    * Bring $15, a pencil, pen, photo ID, and a calculator. A four function calculator should be fine for the technician exam. [[http://​www.arrl.org/​what-to-bring-to-an-exam-session|The ARRL]] has a list of things you can bring.
     * After passing, your call sign should show up in the [[http://​wireless2.fcc.gov/​UlsApp/​UlsSearch/​searchLicense.jsp|FCC database]] within a few weeks.     * After passing, your call sign should show up in the [[http://​wireless2.fcc.gov/​UlsApp/​UlsSearch/​searchLicense.jsp|FCC database]] within a few weeks.
     * You can start operating as soon as you show up in the FCC database online.     * You can start operating as soon as you show up in the FCC database online.
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   * Learn Morse Code.   * Learn Morse Code.
   * Work on [[:​projects|projects]].   * Work on [[:​projects|projects]].
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newbie_guide.txt · Last modified: 2015/05/19 09:03 by cwh0009