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Everything you need to know about the semiconductor shortage

The COVID-19 pandemic has interrupted almost all industries. A semiconductor shortage has been the latest pandemic interruption. Semiconductors are important for almost all electronic equipment; therefore, this shortage is extremely problematic. To find out more about semiconductors, why there is a shortage, and when the shortage is due to end, read this article. What is … Continue reading Everything you need to know about the semiconductor shortage

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Guide to the Best CB Radios in 2021

You have read our guide on the best ham radios, now what about CB radios? CB radios or citizens band radios are used in many countries as short-distance or person-to-person forms of communication. There are many options to choose from so it can be hard to decide which is best for you and your team. … Continue reading Guide to the Best CB Radios in 2021

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The Top 6 Ham Radios for 2021

There are countless ham radios offered for public use; this overload of options can be overwhelming, especially if you are new to amateur radios. We have put together a selection of 6 radios that we consider the top ham radios for 2021 and top emergency communications technology. The selection includes the classic critical communications companies, … Continue reading The Top 6 Ham Radios for 2021

How to Choose the Right Portable Radio Antenna

Choosing the right antenna for your portable radio is key to having your technology working efficiently. In this article, we will discuss antenna frequency ranges, lengths, and connectors. With this information, you will learn what to look out for when choosing the right antenna for your portable radio. Frequency Range: What is it? Frequency range … Continue reading How to Choose the Right Portable Radio Antenna

Waveband Communications, Inc Expands its Product Line with the Addition of its Motorola APX 900 Accessories

Motorola APX 900 compatible two-way radio accessories from Waveband Communications are now available. Our new line of APX 900 accessories will provide radio users with a great alternative to Motorola OEM that provides exceptional reliability.”— Nicholas Hohman ELDERSBURG, MARYLAND, UNITED STATES, May 18, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Waveband Communications, Inc today announced the expansion of its … Continue reading Waveband Communications, Inc Expands its Product Line with the Addition of its Motorola APX 900 Accessories

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EXCLUSIVE: Arlington County Police Encrypt More Radio Channels | ARLnow.com

Article sourced from: EXCLUSIVE: Arlington County Police Encrypt More Radio Channels The Arlington County Police Department has quietly removed more of its radio channels from public monitoring. Without a public announcement, ACPD started to encrypt two of its main radio channels for police communication earlier this month. A department spokesperson confirmed the move after inquiries … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Arlington County Police Encrypt More Radio Channels | ARLnow.com

How to Prevent Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in the Workplace

Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) occurs when a person’s auditory system is exposed to noisy environments for long periods of time. This type of hearing loss can be temporary because the auditory system can heal over time. However, if exposed to noisy environments without protection for extended periods of time like a day job, then the … Continue reading How to Prevent Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in the Workplace

Waveband Communications Releases SGS Certified Intrinsically Safe Motorola Batteries

Eldersburg, MD February 22, 2021 - Waveband Communications Inc., a manufacture of OEM comparable two-way radio accessories, announced today the release of SGS laboratories certified intrinsically safe two-way radio batteries for Motorola APX and XPR radios. Having batteries tested by SGS laboratories ensures batteries are proven safe to use in hazardous locations and comply with global standards to sell batteries in other countries.  … Continue reading Waveband Communications Releases SGS Certified Intrinsically Safe Motorola Batteries

Kenwood Viking vs Harris Xl-200 Review

The Harris XL-200 and the Kenwood Viking VP900 are multi-band radios that are perfect for emergency response personnel like firefighters and police officers. High audio output in loud environments and non-flammable components are just two features that make these radios top contenders for public safety officials. These multi-band radios, although similar, are still quite unique. … Continue reading Kenwood Viking vs Harris Xl-200 Review

Start Your Ham Education Today

If you are interested in amateur radios, start your ham education today. With the increase of emergencies like natural disasters, earning your ham radio license, which allows you to transmit, has the potential to be lifesaving. With only an entry-level license, the owner has access to enough ham radio frequencies that they can communicate over … Continue reading Start Your Ham Education Today