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SDR book is surprise best-seller

| December 15, 2017

Last orders for UK delivery at the RSGB shop is 10am on 20 December 2017. RSGB Members should note that the RSGB Members’ book voucher runs out at the same time. An interesting story to come from the RSGB shop this week involves the new RSGB Software-Defined Radio book. First detailed in the January RadCom, […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| December 15, 2017

The National Radio Centre in Bletchley Park will play host to the GB17YOTA call sign on 30 and 31 December 2017, as part of Youngsters on the Air month. There will be an opportunity for licensed visitors to operate the station. If you are an RSGB Member, you can also print a voucher for free […]

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Croatia 5MHz-plus Top Band extensions

| December 8, 2017

On 24 November 2017, the Croatian Regulatory Authority published changes to the rules on amateur radio communications in the Republic of Croatia. According to these changes, Croatian radio amateurs now have access to the WRC-15 60m amateur secondary allocation of 5351.5 to 5366.5kHz with 15W EIRP. They now also have access to the 160m band […]

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RSGB Raspberry Pi lecture online

| December 8, 2017

The RSGB has released the video of the RSGB Convention 2017 Raspberry Pi lecture by Mike Richards, G4WNC. Mike’s presentation includes a range of practical Pi projects to encourage people to get their Raspberry Pi out of the drawer and into use. These uses include a data modes terminal using FLDIGI and WSJT-X, a DVB-T […]

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MSF maintenance shutdown

| December 8, 2017

The MSF 60kHz time and frequency signal broadcast from Anthorn Radio Station will be shut down on 14 December 2017 from 1000 to 1400UTC. The interruption to the transmission is required to allow maintenance work to be carried out safely. The MSF radio signal is a dedicated time broadcast that provides an accurate and reliable […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| December 8, 2017

The Codebreakers’ Wall is a specially reserved area in the grounds of Bletchley Park for veterans, their families and supporters of Bletchley Park to have their names engraved into a brick to share with loved ones for many years to come. A digital version of the wall is now available soon so you can search […]

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