Category Archives: Emergency Communication

Baofeng Radio Legality

[woocommerce_social_media_share_buttons] There is a lot of information out there about the legal use of the Baofeng UV-5R and similar radios in Canada. Staff at Rapid Survival have discussed this topic with a subject matter expert and have written this blog post to help educate users. Canadian Law It is important to point out that Canadian law […]

HAM Radio Licence Resources

[woocommerce_social_media_share_buttons] Are you interested in getting your HAM radio licence? Not sure where to start? Here are a few resources to help you study for the licence exam. Coax Publications – Publishers of the Canadian Amateur Radio Basic Qualification Study Guide. This study guide comes with access to the student success page that provides students with practice […]

Baofeng UV-5R Why Do You Need One?

BaoFeng UV-5R EMERGENCY PREPPER RADIO [woocommerce_social_media_share_buttons] The BaoFeng UV-5R is a popular radio for both the amateur radio enthusiast (HAM Radio) and the Emergency Prepper. This radio is light weight, portable, yet very powerful. This is a dual-band, hand-held ham radio transceiver that operates on both UHF and VHF frequencies. On the Baofeng UV-5R, the […]