Thursday, August 25, 2016

Amateur Radio sales in India causes concern.

India is recognising that Amateur Radio equipment is being used by terrorist groups and is expressing concern about the ease of purchasing such equipment.

Sale of Amateur Radio Equipment in India


Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Earthquake in Italy - Emergency communications.


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PLEASE KEEP 7.060 MHz (LSB) CLEAR FOR EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS.

German Amateurs to visit the Isle of Man

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(Thanks to Southgate ARS for this news)

Monday, July 18, 2016

New Propagation site by RSGB

The RSGB have just issued a new propagation web site for the UK which is said to be more accurate than previous systems.

UK Propagation




Domestic Earthing Systems and Amateur Radio Installations

An interesting leaflet has been produced by the RSGB detailing Domestic Earthing systems used in the UK and how this relates to Earthing equipment in the shack - well worth reading.

Earth Systems