For many years myself along with others have been wondering aloud about amateur Radio and where we are heading getting younger people not only licensed into the hobby but making them involved and participating at the same time. Take a read on what the IARU president has to say about this subject. The comments are open if you wish to voice your thoughts. Continue reading
Dog Park Software is pleased to announce that version 6.13 of MacLoggerDX has been released. Continue reading
Reuters report the risk of cyber attacks targeting ships’ satellite navigation is pushing nations to delve back through history and develop back-up systems with roots in World War Two radio technology. Continue reading
Some amateur radio operators are hoping a massive phone outage in Atlantic Canada inspires people to be more prepared for emergency situations. Continue reading
In exactly four weeks from today on Thursday 3rd August 2017, the Martello Tower Group will again be operating as GB5RC, where the RC stands for Radio Caroline, from the MV Ross Revenge, moored in the Blackwater Estuary, near Bradwell-on-Sea, Essex. Continue reading
Here is the link to the May 2017 Surrey ARC ‘Communicator’ newsletter. As always, it’s in .PDF format and contains many ‘hot links’ to additional information on the Internet if you read it on your screen.
If you choose to print it, set your PDF reader print dialog box to ‘Fit page to margins’ so that it fits a letter size sheet, or you may lose the margins.
Click on this link: SARC-1705 to read or download the newsletter or copy this link in your browser: http://goo.gl/5EMTXU .
We’d love your feedback to the email address below and we welcome contributions of articles, club news and events.
We hope to see you at our next General Meeting on May 10th at 7pm at the PEP Regional HQ. There will be an interesting presentation on home-built SDR, our Fox Hunt and Field Day.
John Schouten VE7TI
SARC Communicator Editor
Chung, VA7YM, will be active as YJ0YM from Port Vila, Efate Island (OC-035) between April 6-17th. Continue reading
Still using that obsolete SWR/wattmeter and antenna tuner? Get ready for your future. Coming in March. Continue reading
Here’s the latest on the distracted driving legislation. There’s a second link regarding some background how all this came to be. Continue reading
I just wanted to reach out to you about our acceptance into Motorola’s ‘Transform your Smartphone’ Challenge.
We are honored that our idea was picked to be a MotoMod and we would like to officially launch our project. Continue reading