Operating modes

Amateur Radio, or “Ham Radio” as it’s commonly known as- consists of many different operating modes. These modes allow operators talk to others around the world. These modes range from simple voice (known as “phone”) to connecting a radio to a computer using what is called a “digital” mode. Below you will find some of the most commonly used modes in ham radio.

Listed below is a short of list of some of the different types of modes. This page is under construction and will soon have a short description of each of the modes.

HF

UHF/VHF

Repeaters

Digital Modes

PSK

IRLP

APRS

CW

Satellites

Echolink

D-Star

E-M-E

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