WRC-19 preparations underway

Preparations for the next World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) have continued over the past few weeks with meetings at ITU in Geneva and CEPT Project Team D in Estonia. Volunteers from IARU and member societies have been engaged on two key agenda items of interest to amateur radio; regarding a potential 50MHz allocation for Region […] Read the Original Article

TM2GGR, French special event

Members of the Radio Club Vendeen RCV (F6KUF) will be active with the special callsign TM2GGR for the 50th Golden Globe Race (a second race will start on the July 1st, from Les Sables d’Olonne) between June 21st and July 5th
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Comparing SDRPlay’s spectrum analyzer function with calibrated HP8563A

A few days ago I downloaded a new program from SDRPlay’s website that allows their inexpensive receivers to act as spectrum analyzers. The program was written by Steve Andrew and is available for download here. Soon after it was made available, I downloaded it and, along with my RSPDuo, used it to look at the fundamental and 2nd harmonic of my Elecraft KX2 on 80 meters. The resulting  For the full article

VP6D Ducie Island DXpedition news

The VP6D Ducie Island (OC-182) 2018 project is on schedule. At Visalia and Dayton we had the pleasure of meeting many of our supporters and equipment sponsors, including: DX Engineering, Elecraft, SteppIR and Arlan Communications (RadioSport headsets)  Read the Original Article