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VK6ARN NewsWest

Sun, 10/12/2017 - 09:50
In the news this week, we look deep into the history of amateur radio with reports on the modes we know and love and some that might come as a surprise

A Ham's Night Before Christmas – A Christmas Classic

Sun, 10/12/2017 - 09:50
Here are the three video versions of A Ham's Night Before Christmas, one of KN4AQ's most popular productions

SolderSmoke Podcast

Sun, 10/12/2017 - 09:50
Episode 201 of the amateur radio podcast SolderSmoke is now available

UK ham radio guidance resource

Sun, 10/12/2017 - 09:50
The RSGB Guidance Resource page provides links to useful amateur radio licence guidance

SARL to host the 2018 Youngsters On The Air (YOTA) Summer Camp

Sat, 09/12/2017 - 10:40
The League received a positive response from Lisa Leenders, PA2LS, the IARU Region 1 Youth WG Chairman, following the acceptance and approval of the SARL proposal to host the 2018 YOTA Summer Camp by the Region 1 Executive Committee

HAMKit - Amateur Radio, Television and Electronics Projects and Kits

Sat, 09/12/2017 - 10:40
The HAMKit website has had an update as we launch our Shop, new Products, Wiki and News pages

Propagation de K7RA

Sat, 09/12/2017 - 10:40
Solar activity declined slightly over the past week, another period which saw multiple days (five) with no sunspots. We will see more of these periods over the next 2 to 3 years as the sun progresses toward solar minimum

World Radio TV Handbook 2018

Sat, 09/12/2017 - 10:40
We are delighted to announce the publication today of the 72nd edition of WRTH

SERF 2018 - Eastbourne Rally

Sat, 09/12/2017 - 10:40
SERF 2018, an Amateur Radio and Electronics Fair, Eastbourne Radio Rally, is all set for Sunday, 6th May 2018

Club seeks YOUR ideas and opinions

Sat, 09/12/2017 - 10:40
Like many clubs, we're seeing a decline in participation and an increase in the average age of our membership

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sat, 09/12/2017 - 10:40
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to stay at very low levels

New Log Periodic with Parasitic Element Enhancement

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 09:26
InnovAntennas have a new Log Periodic that covers 100MHz to 750MHz to replace their very popular 100MHz to 600MHz Log with rear mounting is 1290mm long and unlike the original, this one can be mounted in either horizontal or vertical plane

German Klasse K licence postponed

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 09:26
It looks as though the introduction of an entry level amateur radio license in Germany has been postponed indefinitely

Review of spectrum used by the fixed wireless sector

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 09:26
Ofcom has published a consultation as part of a phased strategic review of spectrum used by fixed wireless services

Merging the band plans worldwide

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 09:26
The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) has three regions, which are steadily aiming at a unification of band planning

Hong Kong celebrates with VR20 prefix

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 09:26
Hong Kong licensed radio amateurs are being allowed to use the special prefix VR20 on a voluntary basis to 30th June 2018

MSF interruption

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 09:26
The MSF 60 kHz time and frequency signal broadcast from Anthorn Radio Station will be shut down on Thursday 14 December from 10:00 to 14:00 UTC

EURAO Newsletter December 2017

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 09:26
The EURAO Newsletter comes out quarterly, either in pdf format and as a website. Spread the word!

DX News from the ARRL

Fri, 08/12/2017 - 09:26
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands

Tony's 10m Band Report

Thu, 07/12/2017 - 10:26
A really dreadful week even a CW contest could not persuade conditions to lift. There was a little bit of DX about. HC8LUT (Galapagos Is), FY5HB (French Guiana), TO2SP (St. Barthelemy Is), VK8HW (Australia) and a few others