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Radio amateurs asked to keep 7.060 MHz clear for Ecuador earthquake emergency traffic

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 09:58
In the wake of the April 16 earthquake in Ecuador, the Amateur Radio community is being asked to keep 7.060 MHz clear for 'Cadena HC' emergency traffic

Chelmsford Talk: Introducing Moon Bounce

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 09:58
On Tuesday, May 3, the RSGB VHF Manager John Regnault G4SWX will give a talk to the Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society (CARS) on amateur Earth-Moon-Earth (EME) communications, the meeting is open to all

New interference regs now in effect

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 09:58
The Statutory Instrument 2016 No. 426 'The Wireless Telegraphy (Control of Interference from Apparatus) Regulations 2016' are now in effect

AmateurLogic 89: Wires, Wireless and Pi Smack Down

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 09:58
George shows us how to make a ‘Lineman’s Splice’. Emile introduces us to his Ubiquiti Wireless Point-to-Point bridge. Tommy benchmarks the various models of the Raspberry Pi with some interesting results. And Peter presents the Raspberry Pi 4???

Brazil eases ham radio authorization for Olympics

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 09:58
During August and September any foreign radio amateur will be able to operate in Brazil, whether or not a reciprocal agreement between the respective countries exists

Ham radio and solar lights for assembly elections

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 09:58
New Delhi Television NDTV reports up the upcoming West Bengal assembly election and the involvement of amateur radio

Yagi Research Project update

Wed, 20/04/2016 - 09:58
Derek Hilleard G4CQM has updated his yagi projects website

Ecuador Earthquake 7060 kHz

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 10:45
Cesar Pio Santos HR2P reports that following the Ecuador Earthquake on April 16, an emergency net has formed on 7060 kHz LSB for passing messages between Ecuador Radio Amateurs in the most affected areas

Listen to live audio on DMR Brandmeister

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 10:45
Hose line is an online streaming platform for the HAM radio Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) Brandmeister network. All Brandmeister Talk Groups are streamed on-demand and active participants will show up on the dash board automatically

International Air Ambulance Week 2016

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 10:45
You, your club, along with your Local Air Ambulance are invited to take part in the 3rd International Air Ambulance Week 2016, a 9-day Special Event. September 17th - September 25th 2016

Radcom May edition club calendar

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 10:45
Gremlims crept into the club calendar section of the May edition of RadCom - February club meeting details were printed instead of May's

RF Nomad Shortwave Radio as a noise source for musicians

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 10:45
The RF Nomad module allows you to use radio frequency noise and signal sources as new sonic territory for exploration as audio sources for your modular synthesizer

SARL and ICASA meeting

Tue, 19/04/2016 - 10:45
The SARL and ICASA quarterly liaison meeting held this past week discussed several regulatory issues. The SARL 5 MHz report and proposal for the way forward was discussed and is receiving attention by the frequency spectrum and licensing departments

Ham Radio and the Ecuador earthquake

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 09:45
A magnitude 7.8 Earthquake struck Ecuador at 23:58 UT on April 16 causing at least 77 deaths and 500 injuries

AIR short-wave may shut down

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 09:45
The external short-wave broadcasts from All India Radio (AIR) may cease due to high maintenance costs

Radio Communication Museum of Great Britain

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 09:45
UK amateur radio museum finalist in national competition needs public votes to win!

ICQPODCAST - Erecting Antennas released

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 09:45
In this episode, Martin M1MRB / W9ICQ is joined by Chris M0TCH, Dan KB6NU and ED DD5LP to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief, and this episode's feature is Erecting Antennas

Quiet sunspot wakes up, explodes

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 09:45
Surprise! Quiet sunspot AR2529 isn't so quiet, after all

Kerry Amateur Radio Group in IMD

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 09:45
Kerry Amateur Radio Group will participate as an Award Station in this year's International Marconi Day event on Saturday 23rd April

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Mon, 18/04/2016 - 09:45
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 10th April, through Sunday, 17th April there were 224 countries active

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