|QRA||This is … .|
What is the name of your stn?
|QRB||My distance is … .|
How far are you from my stn?
|QRG||Your exact frequency (or that of …) is …kHz.|
Will you tell me my exact frequency (or that of …)?
|QRI||The tone of your transmission is … 1. good 2. variable 3. bad.|
How is the tone of my transm?
|QRK||I am receiving (1–5) where 1 is unreadable and 5 is perfect|
How do you receive me?
|QRL||I am busy (or I am busy with …). Are you busy?|
Usually used to see if a frequency is busy.
|QRM||Your transmission is being interfered with …|
(1. Nil; 2. Slightly; 3. Moderately; 4. Severely; 5. Extremely.)
Is my transmission being interfered with?
|QRN||I am troubled by static… . (1 to 5 as under QRM.)|
Are you troubled by static?
Shall I increase power?
Shall I decrease power?
|QRQ||Send faster (…wpm).|
Shall I send faster?
|QRR||I am ready for automatic operation. Send at … words per minute.|
Ready for automatic operation?
|QRS||Send more slowly (…wpm).|
Shall I send more slowly?
Shall I stop sending?
|QRU||I have nothing for you.|
Have you anything for me?
|QRV||I am ready.|
Are you ready?
|QRX||I will call you again at …hours (on …kHz).|
When will you call me again? Minutes are usually used rather than hours.
|QRZ||You are being called by … (on …kHz).|
Who is calling me?
|QSB||Your signals are fading.|
Are my signals fading?
|QSD||Your keying is defective.|
Is my keying defective?
|QSK||I can hear you between signals; break in on my transmission.|
Can you hear me between your signals and if so can I break in on
|QSL||I am acknowledging receipt.|
Can you acknowledge receipt (of a message or transmission)?
|QSN||I did hear you on … c/s.|
Did you hear me or (c/s)?
|QSO||I can communicate with direct (or relay through ).|
Can you communicate with … direct or by relay?
|QSP||I will relay to.|
Will you relay to?
|QSV||Send a series of V’s on this frequency.|
Shall I send V’s on this freq?
|QST||General call preceding a message addressed to all amateurs|
and ARRL members. This is in effect “CQ ARRL.”
|QSX||I am listening to ,,, on …kHz.|
Will you listen to … on …kHz?
|QSY||Change to transmission on another frequency (or on …kHz).|
Shall I change to transmission on another frequency (or on …kHz)?
|QTC||I have messages for you (or for).|
How many messages have you to send?
|QTH||My location is … .|
What is your location?
|QTR||The time is … . What is the correct time?|