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The fast track to your Extra Class ham radio license / Michael Burnette, AF7KB with Kerry Burnette, KC7YL.

Burnette, Michael, (author.). Burnette, Kerry, (author.).
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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 621.3841 BUR (Text) 31951004512791 Main Floor - New Arrivals Available -

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  • ISBN: 9798631005938
  • Physical Description: ### pages : illustrations ; ## cm
  • Publisher: [United States] : [Michael Burnette], 2020

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
"Covers all FCC Amateur Extra Class Exam Questions July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2024."--t.p.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preparing for the exam -- Operating standards -- Miscellaneous rules -- Special station restrictions -- Automatic and remote control & operating in foreign countries -- Volunteer examiner program -- Amateur satellites - hams in space, episode III -- More amateur radio in space -- Television practices -- Contesting & DX'ing -- Operating methods: VHF/UHF, part 1 -- Operating methods: VHF/UHF, part 2 -- Operating methods: digital modes for HF -- Advanced propagation -- Space weather -- Test equipment -- Measurement techniques & limitations -- Receiver performance characteristics and features, part 1 -- Receiver performance characteristics & features, part 2 -- Receiver performance characteristics & features, part 3 -- Controlling noise -- Principles of resonant circuits -- Questions about resonant circuits -- Time constraints and phase relationships -- Coordinate systems and phasors -- Questions about coordinate systems and phasors -- AC and RF energy in real circuits -- Principles of semiconductor devices -- Questions about semiconductors and semiconductor devices -- Principles of diodes -- Diode applications -- Digital IC's -- Inductors and piezoelectric devices -- Analog IC's and component packaging -- Optical components -- Digital circuits -- Amplifier classes -- Amplifier technology & schematic diagrams -- Filters and matching networks -- Power supplies and voltage regulators -- Modulation & demodulation, part 1 -- Modulation and demodulation, part II -- Software defined radio -- Digital signal processing -- Op-amps and op-amp circuits -- Oscillators and signal sources -- AC waveforms & measurements -- Digital signals -- Miscellaneous signals & emissions -- Basic antenna parameters -- Antenna patterns -- Phased arrays & wire antennas -- Directional antennas -- Antenna systems -- The Smith chart -- Transmission lines -- Receiving antennas -- Safety -- Appendix: important formulas.
Summary, etc.:
"To get your Extra Class license you must pass a multiple-choice test. The Extra license test consists of 50 questions drawn from a pool of 621. Memorizing the answers to 621 disconnected questions is difficult, but The Fast Track makes getting your upgrade easier by explaining the logic behind each correct answer."
Subject: Radio > Amateurs' manuals.

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