October 20, 2013

FCC Technician Exam Question Of The Day (T1F07)

Q) Which of the following restrictions apply when appending a self-assigned call sign indicator?

A) It must not conflict with any other indicator specified by the FCC rules or with any call sign prefix assigned to another country

NJ2X Note:
Indicator. Words, letters or numerals appended to and separated from the call sign during the station identification. 

The symbol "/" (which is pronounced "slash") is used to separate the indicator from the call sign.  Examples:
  • NJ2X/Portable or NJ2X/P
  • NJ2X/Mobile or NJ2X/M
  • NJ2X/QRP

Written by: NJ2X, Michael Maher