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Solutions for the sleepless
2/7/2019 4:28:56 PM
We've all been there. It's bed time and you look at the clock and 15 minutes have passed but you're still wide awake. Tick-tock, tick- tock, you look at the clock again…
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How To Make a Simple Powerful AM Loop Antenna For Free
2/7/2019 12:24:27 PM
There are few truly magical things in this world that are practically free.
This DIY AM antenna is best u... More
10 Tips on How to Prepare for the Next Natural Disaster
2/7/2019 12:20:48 PM
Seasons are always changing but are you ready for the next Emergency? What if a Fire sparks close to your home? What if a Hurricane is coming closer and picking up wind speed? ARE YOU PREPARED? ... More
Why buy a C.Crane radio
2/7/2019 12:18:54 PM
C.Crane has been working hard at the drawing board for over 30 years now and it’s all because of YOU! When our customers suggest to tweak something or add another component, we listen and produce exactly what you were looking for each and every time! ... More
Hurricanes And How Radios Are Essential In Times Of Emergency
2/7/2019 12:17:28 PM
Simply put: radio travels way farther than an LTE broadcast. That makes it much easier to get a signal and reaching as many people as possible is the first priority with emergency broadcasts. ... More
Evolution of the CCRadio- Survival of the Fittest
2/7/2019 12:16:20 PM
C. Crane started in 1983 selling AM antennas. After starting to gain momentum selling mostly antennas and radio accessories, we received our first real technological challenge when customers starting asking for recommendations on the best radio. ... More
Why AM Listening is Better at Night
2/7/2019 12:15:21 PM
If you listen to AM radio stations at night that are just impossible to pick up during the day, chances are you’re benefiting from sky-wave propagation. Propagation is just the technical word for how radio signals travel through the air. ... More
Tips for improving WiFi reception
2/7/2019 12:13:21 PM
C.Crane is here o help you improv eyour WiFi signal wherever you are! ... More
Can you boost your WiFi signal
2/7/2019 12:11:39 PM
Seems like this would be a really easy question to answer, but there are so many variables and pieces to this puzzle that it can sometimes become overwhelming. We’re here to help you break it down and simplify the process. ... More
WiFi Calling When You Have Poor Cell Service
2/7/2019 12:10:26 PM
Knowing how to make calls only using a WiFi signal is a great skill to have and can help you in many situations. ... More
Best AM Reception Tips
2/7/2019 12:06:18 PM
We've put together the best tips we've found for improving AM Reception and reducing interference, especially reception on portable radios ... More
SSB Frequency Lists
9/26/2017 10:46:21 AM
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What in the World is SSB? - Part 2
9/26/2017 10:26:13 AM

What in the World is SSB? - Part 2

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What in the World is SSB? - Part 1
9/26/2017 10:23:31 AM

What in the World is SSB - Part 1

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A Quick Way to Start Listening to SSB
9/26/2017 10:17:54 AM

A Quick Way to Start Listening to SSB

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Improving AM Reception
9/25/2017 4:06:16 PM
C. Crane has narrowed AM Reception issues down to two basic ideas: 1. A good AM Antenna is of the essence: an inexpensive radio with a good antenna will outperform an expensive radio with a poor antenna. 2. A good antenna where there's no signal won't make a difference: the antenna has to be in the path of the radio signal. ... More
Who Invented Radio?
9/22/2017 6:20:31 PM
Historical accounts of discovery and invention sometimes sidestep the truth. The development of radio provides a case in point. ... More
How Things Connect
9/22/2017 5:37:56 PM
The number of cables you need to keep things connected in your home can be overwhelming. It's not just a matter of plugging things in and turning them on anymore. These days you'll find yourself looking for an RCA jack, or a 1/8" jack, or a USB cable, or even a newfangled thing called a Firewire. Keeping all these wires and cables straight can boggle the mind and leave you feeling frustrated. Here's a primer to the different t... More
Improving AM Reception In An Office Building
9/22/2017 5:16:46 PM
One of the toughest places to get radio reception is inside an office or apartment building. Construction materials like brick and metal, and noise from computers and other electronics can all combine to make radio reception nearly impossible to receive. Besides the construction of the building, you sometimes have to account for your location in the building as well. Often people are allowed to listen to music or radio while they work but a ra... More
Shortwave Frequency List
9/22/2017 4:35:07 PM
English-Language Shortwave Frequencies Audible In North America By Glenn Hauser Exclusively For C. Crane Company, Inc. This is a quick-reference list of frequencies from each country which carry some English and which may be heard in North America. Many are easily heard; some are difficult and rarely audible. ... More
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