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Foundations of Amateur Radio -- 110:

from Onno VK6FLAB on July 15, 2017
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Our Amateur Licensing System is obsolete, broken and in urgent need of review. This week I take a long hard look at the assumptions we've made about how our licensing system currently works and how it harks back to the 1970's and spark-gap transmitters. We can do better, we should do better and to keep our hobby relevant and alive, we must do better.

Foundations of Amateur Radio is a weekly podcast about the thousand hobbies that make up Ham Radio with participants across the globe in all walks of life with many different cultures, backgrounds and experiences. Visit to download your personal copy or subscribe via iTunes by searching for my callsign, VK6FLAB. Feel free to drop me a line and share your thoughts, is the quickest way to get in touch and if you feel so inclined, a small donation goes a long way to pay the costs associated with producing this podcast.

Foundations of Amateur Radio is the continuation of the original "What use is an F-call?" podcast (named after the Australian introduction Amateur Foundation or F-call License) which you can also find online at where you'll also find interviews with the FT5ZM and VK0EK teams when they visited VK6.

I look forward to hearing you on air or reading your feedback.

73 de Onno VK6FLAB

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