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8 Best Walkie Talkies Reviewed in 2021 ( Hunting, Long-Range, Waterproof etc )

Walkie talkies should be used by anybody who ventures into the wild with a friend. Voices don't carry very far in the woods, and emergency...
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8 Best Shortwave Radios Reviewed In 2021 ( Transceivers, Portable Receivers )

Shortwave radios have certain advantages over other forms of radio communication, making them great for hobbyists and preppers. The shortwave radio band, which is 3...
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6 Best Mobile Ham Radios Reviewed in 2021 ( Dual band / All-band )

Radios are great tools for communicating with hunting partners, emergency personnel, and other people on the trail. It's a good idea to get a license...
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9 Best Emergency Radios Reviewed ( Battery & Hand-Crank Survival Radios )

In a time when there’s an unprecedented number of severe natural disasters, it’s hard to understate the importance of emergency radios. That warning blare may...
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Ham Radio 101: 3 Types Of Ham Radios and Licenses Explained!

Amateur radio is an engaging hobby that can be practiced by anybody who wants to apply for a license and buy a radio transceiver. However,...
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8 Best Handheld Ham Radios Reviewed ( Cheap, Survival, Most Powerful )

Communication is vital when you're exploring the wilderness. Venturing for miles into the forest without backup is one of the most dangerous activities you can...
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8 Best Long Range Two Way Radios ( Walkie Talkies, Manpack, Mobile Radios )

One of the most sought-after features for walkie talkies is a longer range. Some boast a 36-mile range, which sounds wonderful until you realize that...
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Walkie-Talkie Lingo & Codes Explained – Beginner’s Guide!

Radios are excellent for facilitating long-distance communication. Two-way walkie talkies are especially indispensable for hunters. I wouldn't hunt with a partner without a radio for...