FCC EXAM TESTING INFORMATION
The JCRAC VE team is affiliated with ARRL-VEC and conducts exam sessions on the first Tuesday of each month at 7pm central. These sessions are held at the Central Research Branch of the Johnson County Public Library.
The address is:
9875 W 87th StOverland Park, KS 66212
We also conduct an exam session each year during Field Day weekend.
ARRL requires $15 at the time of the exam session.
Candidates under the age of 18 pay $5 and are eligible for reimbursement of the $35 FCC application fee by ARRL.
You can find and register for a specific session at:
HAM 101 with Herb (NZ0F)
This is an excellent video series for the new HAM. The topics range from programming your first radio, to getting on the air, and a discussion of Q-codes and logs.
You can find these vidoes at:
Bill (WA0CBW) and Kevin's (AD0IM) YouTube Video Recommendations
Installing Anderson Powerpole Connectors by W2AEW
DIY Dipole Antenna Build
Installing Soldered PL-259's
NanoVNA's for Beginners