Meaning : Amateur teleprinting over radio
Category : Telecommunications
Sub Category : Radio
What does AMTOR mean or stand for ?
AMTOR is similar to amateur ham radio,only difference is the electromechanical devices used are known as teletype printers.Using the same technology as the telegraph,these printers which are far apart receive radio signals and then print them on paper just as a telegram does.It has been a hobby for radio enthusiasts for a while now.