What is Amateur Radio?
Amateur radio, also known as "ham radio", is a hobby relating to two-way radio communications. It is a hobby that is enjoyed by many people from all around the world and from all walks of life. Whether you are interested in remote control models, a rare chat with an astronaut in orbiting space, amateur television ... Read More
Three Important Things to Consider Before Building a Ham Radio or CB Antenna
Building communications antennas can be fun and exciting especially for the new antenna builder that is eager to get started. But no matter what type of antenna you are building there are some important things to consider before ... Read More
Zed Zed's Amateur Radio Clipart If you ever surfed the internet in search of amateur radio web pages then you have probably seen my artwork. In addition to ham radio clip art I also created some really cool 3-D backgrounds that make really neat looking wallpaper for your computer desktop. View my clip art.
My original clip art is back! My classic web images have found a new home on the internet and have returned. These vintage images were created back when the internet was young and before the time of wide screen monitors.
A 6 element version of my 2 meter pvc pipe quad antenna.
"Hi, I'm Dave, KG0ZZ. I've been a licensed amateur radio operater since 1993 and my favorite part of the hobby is building antennas!"
Easy to Build Amateur Radio Antenna Projects
HF / VHF / UHF Ham Radio Antenna Projects
Easy to make yagi antennas, inverted V dipole antennas and more.
Other Ham Radio and Just For Fun Projects
A mix of ham radio and other fun projects.
Ham Radio and Other Links
Links to antennas, online calculators, homebrew projects and more.
New! Photo Gallery
Pictures of antennas sent in by fellow antenna builders.
Zed Zed's Ham Radio Souvenir Shop
AmateurRadio.bz mugs and t-shirts!
My videos may not be perfect but I hope you find them useful. This is just my way of trying to be a good "elmer." Comments may be left on my YouTube Channel or Facebook Page. :)
Build this simple 2m/70cm vertical dipole!