Hamming it up: Amateur radio operators do more than most people may think
“When all else fails: ham radio.”
This old, simple saying among amateur radio enthusiasts, said Perham ham operator Rich Luth, pretty much says it all.
It explains why there’s still a need for amateur radio, even as the modern world relies more and more heavily on cell phones and the internet; and it explains why a century-old hobby continues to survive in the midst of this new technology, maintaining its reputation as an indispensable form of communication.
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