In the United States, there is no requirement to have a ham radio license in order to purchase, possess, or even use a ham radio. You only need to have a license in order to transmit. You can even transmit into dummy loads all you like without having a license.
While construction used to be the hallmark of the radio amateur, today much equipment is purchased as "plug and play" kit. Here's some of those dealers. Martin Lynch and sons - Amateur Radio Dealer.
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The History of Amateur Radio. The s : The King Transistor X. Inthe first transistors were developed at Bell Labs and the military were immediately informed of this discovery.
Also, very old used equipment may 'seem' like a great deal, but may be so old it actually lacks some basic features, modes or functions that you may require for successful transmissions in your area. A - No License is required to purchase the equipment, nor to Monitor listen to the many Amateur Ham Radio frequencies. Study books, available in our OnLine catalog, include all the current questions, with the answers, that will appear on your test.
No additional charge for alignment when purchasing a radio. For many of us, Ham or Amateur radio is a part of our everyday life. We do not service all makes and models of HAM Radios.
My Dad had his old crystal set with Stromberg Carlson headphones ,the variable condensor and a baseboard. He showed me how with a diode, a set of high impedance headphones an aerial and an earth you could listen to radio. I love valve gear and want to make it more accessible and where possible affordable. This gear is not at all hard to work on but it is high voltage gear and so you must be careful and vigilant - lethal voltages are present.