Originally Posted by Rezarf
Guys what did it cost to get into the HAM stuff? Test and equipment? Just looking for a ballpark.
Cool stuff, Nak, great link to mud.
Got the study guide as a hand-me-down = Free
Test = $14
1st radio was a Yeasu VX-170 2 meter hand held, I printed a coupon off of Yeasu's web site AND HRO had them on sale. Ended up being about the same price I paid for a Uniden CB, peak & tweaking and having the SO-239 replaced with a coax pig tail a-la Slee's tech write up = $80-90
Bargain Bin Antenna = $20.
Being able to talk all over the world w/ 5watts = Priceless