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CQS – Slow Speed Saunter – 1st of every month

Commencing on the 1st July 2019, this event will run from 0000-2359z on the 1st of every month concurrent with Straight Key Night (SKN) and is organised by SKCC (the Straight Key Century Club).The goal is to work slow speed operators at 12 wpm or less. SKCC Members who participate in the Slow Speed Saunter must […]

Worked All UK Postcodes – VHF/UHF Award

Worked all Postcodes is a new award aimed at stimulating vhf and uhf activity throughout the UK. The challenge is simple – Work as many UK postcodes as possible Maximum Power 10 watts RF output Any Mode 70MHz (4 metres) 144MHz (2 Metres) 430MHz (70 cms) 1296MHz (23 cms) This is for fun and designed to […]

VHF-UHF-SHF Weak Signal Day conference October 13th

On 13th October 2018 DKARS will hold their third VHF-UHF-SHF Weak Signal Day, at Astron / Camras located near the town of Lhee in the Netherlands This day aims to bring together Radio Amateurs interested in weak signal communications in order to give an impetus to this activity on the air. In addition to a […]

Zello on Southern Ireland Repeater Network

Zello, regarded by most as an IP network with some questioning it’s Amateur Radio credentials, has now taken a step which starts to place it alongside Echolink. The Zello network has now been connected to the extensive Southern Ireland Repeater Network. Licenced Radio Amateurs can access the repeater network via Zello but will first require […]

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