Ham Radio Links & Resources

Here are some links SLSRC finds useful, which you might too!  This is a great place for new hams to build a shack and get more info around the ham radio.

As of June 2017 we are still working on this page, so check back later for more info.

Major Rig Manufactures

Kenwood
Icom
Yeasu
Elecraft
Flex Radio Systems
Ten-Tec
Bridgecom Systems – good cheap no frills radio manufacture

Accessory Manufactures

MFJ – general accessory and antenna manufacture
PowerWerx – misc power accessory items
QuickSilver – misc power accessory items
West Mountain Radio – USB sound cards for digital modes & other misc power pole items
Tigertronics – USB sound cards for digital modes
Astron – AC/DC power supplies
LDG – antenna tuners
Ameritron – antenna solid state amps
KF7P Metal Werks – house entrance panels with lightening protection

Antenna Manufactures

RadioWavz – located in Lake St. Louis
Tarheal Antennas – good mobile screwdriver antennas
Cushcraft – HF and VHF/UHF
Comet – HF and VHF/UHF
Diamond – HF and VHF/UHF
SteppIR – high end HF antennas
Alpha Delta – HF antennas

On-Line Stores

DX Engineering
Ham Radio Outlet
Gigaparts
MTC Radio
Gateway Electronics – in St. Louis!
Amateur Radio Supply

Podcasts

Ham Radio 360 – geared toward the new ham
100 Watts & A Wire
Ham Nation
QSO Today
The Doctor Is In – ARRL technical podcast
ICQ Podcast
Ham Talk Live
Everything Ham Radio Podcast
Phasing Line – with SLSRC Member N0SSC
Linux in the HamShack

YouTube Videos

Ham Nation
Amateurlogic
Ham Radio 2.0
Ham Radio Now
W5KUB
K7AGE

Social Media & Webpages

STL Hams Facebook Group
Ham Radio Elmers – Facebook Group
Amateur Radio on Reddit
QRZ.com
E-HAM.com

Terms & Definitions