Summer has arrived!

Today I had my last day at university for this year! 😎 finally i’ll have time to play radio and enjoy life instead of being sat in front of pcs all the time!!

13 element 70cms beam

I now have an antenna for 70cms thanks to G1SSL, it’s a 13 element beam and it’s at around 17ft due to having very little space in the garden. I’ve not worked any DX on it yet 😉 (Probably never will!) But perhaps one day this will happen, currently all I’ve worked is...

QSL Cards For The Bureau

If you waiting for a reply to a qsl card from me it maybe in the batch which i’m going to be handing in at the kempton amateur radio rally!

PSK31 with laptop

Normally when using PSK31 I use the station computer but of late i’ve found its acting rather sluggish when ever you try and do something with it, so as it was a lovely day here in oxford (27C!) I decided to give my laptop a go, setup was simple just had to...

GB4MHS – Museum of the History of Science, Oxford

During last week (24th – 29th April) the Oxford & District Amateur Radio Society ran a special event station at the Oxford Science Museum in the city centre, for the opening of the Marconi exhibition with all the artefacts Marconi used in his first experiments...