Triangle East Amateur Radio Association

Links of Interest to all Hams

About This Page

This page contains loads of links to sites of interest to the amateur radio community, organized somewhat by category.  All links open in a new window.  Feel free to browse the list, or click on one of the links immediately below to go directly to what you want. Every effort is made to insure that there are no "dead" links, but if you find one, please use the "CONTACT US" link in the menu to the left to let us know about it, and we will attempt to get it fixed or remove it.

Other Local Area Clubs

Raleigh Amateur Radio Society (RARS)
SmithChart Amateur Radio Society
Johnston Amateur Radio Society (JARS)
South Wake Amateur Radio Club

Local Repeaters and Nets

Carolina 440 Net
Piedmont Coastal Repeater Network
The Internet Radio Linking Project (IRLP)
Cary area repeater information

    Amateur Radio Reference

FCC's Universal Licensing System Main Page
Part 97 Amateur Radio Rules from ARRL
FCC Callsign Server
HamCall™ World-Wide Callsign Database
DX Zone - The Ultimate Site For Ham Radio Links - General radio reference and callsign lookup - Another good radio reference and callsign lookup site - Lots of general technical information
Excellent source of information on radio and equipment mods
K9DCI - Amateur Radio Control Information


American Radio Relay League
ARRL National Sections Page
ARRL NC Section

Amateur Radio Exam Information

Links to amateur radio study and testing are on the TEARA-SCARS VE Team Resources page.

Emergency Communications and Public Service Links

FEMA Online Training Page 
NC Department of Public Safety - Emergency Management
National AUXCOMM Site
North Carolina AUXCOMM Society
Wake County AUXCOMM
Johnston County ARES
Triangle Area Red Cross
NC Department of Transportation - Traveler Information


National Skywarn
NC ARRL Skywarn Information
NWS Skywarn Information For The Raleigh Area
Central Carolina Skywarn
Newport (NC) District Skywarn
Triad Region Skywarn
Article on "Getting Started in Tornado and Thunderstorm Spotting"

Weather - National Information

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Home
NWS - National Doppler Radar Sites
NOAA Severe Storms Laboratory
NOAA-NWS Storm Prediction Center
NWS National Hurricane Center
NWS Weather Prediction Center - Short Range Forecast
Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS)
Google Public Alerts
CTIA - Consumer Info - Wireless Emergency Alerts on Your Mobile Device
Storm Education Team

Weather - Local Information - Central & Eastern NC

NWS - Forecast Office, Raleigh, NC - Eastern NC Forecasts
NWS - Current Conditions for Raleigh Area
NWS - Raleigh Briefing Page
NWS - Raleigh/Durham, NC Radar
NWS - Spotter Online Reporting Tool
NWS- Mobile Decision Support Services (MDSS)
  Iowa State Mesonet Local Storm Reports and Storm Based Warnings  for the Raleigh Area

    Weather Instruments and Software

NOTE:  Commercial links are included here for information only. They do not constitute an endorsement by TEARA of any product or service.

Davis Instruments - Weather Instrument Supplier
The Anything Weather Store
Weather Modeling Software - 21 Day Free Trial

    Amateur Radio Vendors and Suppliers

NOTE:  Commercial links are included here for information only. They do not constitute an endorsement by TEARA of any product or service.

Ham Radio Outlet
Amateur Electronic Supply
Universal Radio
W5YI Group - Offers testing and training materials
ArtSciPub - Offers repeater and other radio related publications
Diamond Antenna
NCG Company - Comet Antennas and other antenna equipment
Source for connectors
High Sierra Communications Products
Critical Towers - Antenna towers and supplies
RadioWavz - Antenna products
Antennas Direct - Antenna products
The Sign Man - Amateur radio badges and more
Batteries America
Terminal Node Controller (TNC)

Free and Open Source Software for Hams

Fldigi - 32 bit Win & Linux

Useful Software for Hams - Not Necessarily Radio Related

LibreOffice- A free and open source Microsoft Office alternative
Amaya - Free website builder
Firefox web browser
SeaMonkey - Browser and Website Builder
Celestia - Free and open source space viewer
Stellarium - Free and open source planetarium software
Orbiter - Free and open source spaceflight simulator
Flight Gear - Free and open source flight simulator

Member Pages

KA4PUV's Science Notebook

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