Sausage & Scouse NET via GB3MP (145.750Mhz)

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....
TX Factor Episode 7

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...
My portable amateur radio setup – step one

My portable amateur radio setup – step one

Finally I’ve got a reasonable portable setup for my amateur radio equipment. It’s not suited for taking far from transport but keeps my setup safe. After managing with a series of storage boxes and a briefcase then buying, storing and selling a large rack...
A new LDG IT-100 automatic ATU

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...

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...
TX Factor Episode 5

TX Factor Episode 5

In this episode Bob McCreadie reports from the recent AMSAT-UK Colloquium, and finds time to test out the SuperAntenna Superstick Delux Package. Gotta say I’ve been really impressed with the TX Factor, really enjoy watching. Find out more...