Southgate Amateur Radio Club News

Here’s the latest Amateur/Ham Radio News compiled by the UK-based Southgate Amateur Radio Club.

Views expressed in this post are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Content supplied by the Southgate Amateur Radio Club.

Accessed on 31 January 2021, 1248 UTC, Post 1854.

Source:  http://www.southgatearc.org/

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Central Coast Amateur Radio Club News 31 Jan 2021
The Club’s executive team is pleased to announce that the Clubrooms have reopened. Last week, some time spent hands-on getting back in touch with the experimental side of Amateur Radio along with a practical demonstration of waveforms, signals, and how to translate them on an oscilloscope

Propagation Report
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at low levels

 

 

Australia’s Amateur Radio Exam / Callsign System
In this video Peter Parker VK3YE looks at the performance of the AMC and the massive backlog in the processing of Australian amateur radio callsign applications

Iceland to permit renewal of ham radio permits for 1.85 and 70 MHz
Iceland’s IRA received positive responses from the Post and Telecom Administration (PFS/PTA) in December to their request for renewal of amateur radio permits for 160 meters and 4 meters

Signals received from Taiwan’s CubeSats
The Taipei Times reports Amateur Radio operators have received signals transmitted by Taiwan’s two new CubeSats YuSat and IDEASSat launched by SpaceX on January 24

Tony’s 10m band report
What a strange week. Tuesday was full of stations but not for me. The rest of the week was fairly poor. I worked very little (on 10m)

Updated RSGB-Ofcom EMF Calculator
A revised version of the RSGB-Ofcom EMF calculator was released a few days ago, it addressed font/formatting issues

April RSGB Board Proceedings
The RSGB Board Proceedings for the April 22 meeting have been released, they provide an updated membership figureThe RSGB Board Proceedings for the April 22 meeting have been released, they provide an updated membership figure

TX Factor
All the very latest Amateur Radio news is now available via the TX Factor GB2RS weekly podcast

Six Nazi enigma machines discovered in the Baltic Sea
Archaeology enthusiasts scanning the Baltic Sea for lost treasures have stumbled upon six enigma machines which were used by Nazi Germany during World War II and were likely thrown overboard in a panic

Amateur Radio on Hackaday
Writing on Hackaday Jenny List G7CKF</strong> talks about one of her favorite things – Amateur Radio

Signals received from Taiwan’s CubeSats
The Taipei Times reports Amateur Radio operators have received signals transmitted by Taiwan’s two new CubeSats YuSat and IDEASSat launched by SpaceX on January 24

Radio hams offer network to help community
The Kamloops Amateur Radio Club in British Columbia is offering its expanding communication network to the Thompson-Nicola Regional District for use during emergencies like wildfires, landslides or floods

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Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section