This is the InnovAntennas 18el 2m/4m dualbander prototype on test at G8FJG. This antenna has 7 elements on 4m and 11 elements on 2m on a 4.5m boom
RSGB VHF National Field Day weekend took place on 7 and 8 July 2018, and a feature is planned in the next edition of RadCom. If your club participated in the event then it’s still not too late to send your contribution for the article. It’s a great way to promote your club’s activity. Please […]
160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6m, Feld Hell.
6m, CW, SSB.
10, 6, 2m, PSK31.
6m, CW, Phone.
6m, CW, SSB.
6m, All Modes.
6m, CW, SSB, FM.
6m and above, all modes.
160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6, 2m, CW, SSB, Digital.
To compliment their range of excellent HF aerials, (I use one, the’re good, they work – G8YPE), M0CVO offers a selection of VHF and UHF antenna. More information on their website [su_button url=”http://www.m0cvoantennas.com/apps/webstore/products/category/1494822?page=1″]M0CVO Webshop[/su_button]
Just a reminder that the UKSMG Summer Contest takes place this weekend, 2nd and 3rd June 2018. This contest is open to all so you don’t have to be a UKSMG member to take part. [su_button url=”https://t.co/wTOZrcXQgf”]Further details[/su_button] UKSMG Summer Contest
160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6m, Feld Hell
Today the TF1VHF 4 m (70,057 MHz, 20 W) and 6 m (50,457 MHz, 25 W) beacons went on air from the real beacon site in HP84WL at Álftanes about 80 km NNW from Reykjavik
6m. North America.
80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 2m, CW, Phone, Digital.
160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, VHF, CW, Phone, Digital/RTTY.
160, 80, 40, 20, 15, 10, 6, 2m, CW, Phone, Digital.
6, 2m, CW, SSB, FM.
Antennas/2MA great and efficient monoband VHF portable antenna. The article consist of two version of a 12.5 Ohm 3 elements yagi beam antenna plans for the two meter band, a full sized and a shortened version expecially designed for the SSB and CW on 144 MHz….
Antennas/6M/6 meter Yagi Antennas50MHz Collapsible 2 Element Mini Beam antenna, an overview the development of the 6MBA….
Fifty-nine year old Paul Truswell, M3WHO, of Macclesfield, Cheshire, will shortly be starting a 900-mile walk south to north across Great Britain
The 144/432MHz contest ends its run at 1400UTC this Sunday, the 4th. Using all modes on 2m and 70cm, the exchange is signal report, serial number and locator. The ARRL International DX Contest ends its 48 hour run at 2359UTC this Sunday, the 4th. Using SSB only on the 1.8 to 28MHz bands, the exchange…
The ARRL Contest Branch has posted the preliminary results of the ARRL January VHF Contest to the Contest Results page of the ARRL website, www.arrl.org/contest-results-articles (select 2018 events, scroll down to January VHF). [su_button url=”http://www.arrl.org/news/view/arrl-january-vhf-contest-preliminary-results-posted”]Full Original Article[/su_button]
This review is about the Retevis RT82+ (+ for GPS option), dual band DMR / analog (FM) handheld (HT) radio. The frequency range is in UHF, 400-480MHz, in VHF, 136-174MHz. The maximum power output is 5W. It has 3000 memory channels. It’s waterproof IP67 standard. The Li-ion battery is of 2200mAh. It can support up…
Many years ago, the first attempt was made by Bill Hosey, VK6ACY (now ZS6CCY), near Perth and Mike Bosch, ZS2FM, in Port Elizabeth, assisted by Andre ZS2ACP and the late Jim Frans, ZS2JF, to establish a two-way contact across the Indian Ocean [su_button url=”http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2018/february/vhf-path-between-australia-and-south-africa.htm”]Full Original Article[/su_button]
Radio Equipment/VHF-UHF Handhelds/TYT MD-2017 TYT MD-2017 Dual-Band Analog and DMR Handheld Transceiver Reviewed by Pascal Villeneuve, VA2PV [su_button url=”https://www.dxzone.com/dx32982/tyt-md-2017-qst-review.html”]Full Original Article[/su_button]
The NOV holders for the Poole and Bournemouth 2M repeater are on the look out for a cavity filter. ‘Unfortunately the cavity filter we have is not suitable so we are looking for another one’. (Source www.ukrepeater.net) [su_button url=”https://www.ukrepeater.net/historic.htm”]Full Original Article[/su_button]
ukrepeater.net reports that GB3DU’s Echolink option is currently unavailable due to a CTCSS problem. (Source: ukrepeater.net) [su_button url=”https://www.ukrepeater.net/historic.htm”]Full Original Article[/su_button]
The Martello Tower Group based in north Essex have recently invested in three new TSF 2025 Simoco base stations to upgrade there 3 analogue voice repeaters GB3TE, GB3CL & GB3CE. (Source: ukrepeater.net) [su_button url=”https://www.ukrepeater.net/historic.htm”]Full Original Article[/su_button]
The PEARS National VHF and UHF Contest will take place from 19 to 21 January 2018 and is divided into two 22-hour sessions to spread activity over the whole weekend and benefit from changing propagation [su_button url=”http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2018/january/pears-national-vhf-and-uhf-contest.htm”]Original Article[/su_button]
You can find the latest VHF newsletter here. For the full article, http://www.iaru-r1.org/index.php/vhfuhsshf/1762-vhf-newsletter-76
This is the only mid-summer VHF/UHF contest in South Africa when propagation via Tropo Scatter, Enhancement and Ducting should be at their best [su_button url=”http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2018/january/forthcoming-pears-national-vhf-and-uhf-contest.htm”]Original Article[/su_button]
The provisional results for the June and September 2017 VHF contests can be downloaded here: 50/70 MHz 145 MHz In case of no complaints to Iaru_vhf_contest@ml.oevsv.at by 20 December 2017, the results will become official. [su_button url=”http://www.iaru-r1.org/index.php/vhfuhsshf/1743-provisional-results-for-the-june-and-september-vhf-contests”]Original Article[/su_button]