Welcome to the home of M0SCU

UK Amateur Radio Station

So what do I bore people with?

I’m really interested in amateur radio, particularly operating portable (/p).

When I’m not with my family I’m happiest when out in the wild with here in the UK or on the beautiful Ionian islands of Kefalonia and Ithaca.

Find out more about the radio me

Some ramblings from me....

Sausage & Scouse NET via GB3MP (145.750Mhz)

Just a quick post, I listened in this morning to the Sausage & Scouse net via the web SDR at Hack Green. Chaired by  Bill G4USW the Sausage & Scouse net is run daily from around 1030 UK via the GB3MP repeater located at Moel-y-Parc near Denbigh, North Wales....

Kefalonia Hidden Beach

Looking for a secluded Kefalonia Beach? If Kefalonia isn't quiet enough for you, this secluded beach can be found by following the faint track that splits off as you head along Antisamos beach away from the 'main end'. It's normally only visited by people with boats,...

TX Factor Episode 7

The latest episode of TX Factor available from 13th Feb 2015. This months episode (7) covers a wide range of subjects including: IOTA  - a really great explanation of the Islands On The Air programme, where amateurs work many hundreds of islands both large and small...

A new LDG IT-100 automatic ATU

I've been really busy for the last few months, our first child Samuel was born in November (2014) so amateur radio has pretty much taken a back seat. I was lucky enough to receive an LDG IT-100 automatic ATU from Vicky for Christmas, which in contrast to the MFJ 971...

Pragmatic Podcast

A few weeks ago I was forwarded a recommendation for a podcast I hadn't heard of before called Pragmatic. Presented weekly by John Chidgey, it covers a wide variety of interesting subjects in an informative and enjoyable way (well I enjoy it that's why I'm writing a...