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Virtual Buildathon from Chertsey

| November 25, 2016

Chertsey Radio Club will be hosting a Virtual Buildathon starting in December. Bob, M6FLT will be building a kit over a couple of weeks, live on camera, and will be able to answer questions as participants follow him. The kit will be a Kanga Products Fox-3, 40m CW transceiver and k16 keyer kit. Participants buy […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| November 25, 2016

It’s with sadness that we report the passing of the long time G3M-P group QSL sub-manager, Gordon Brown, G3MZV. He will be very much missed. The RSGB QSL Bureau is therefore in need of a replacement volunteer for a slightly enlarged and busy group, G3M-S. If you would like to help, have time, space and […]

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Rallies and Events News – 27 November 2016

| November 25, 2016

We are not aware of any rallies taking place today. The final rallies in the 2016 diary take place next weekend, 3 and 4 December. The South Lancs Winter Rally is on Saturday, 3 December at Bickershaw Labour Club, Bickershaw Lane, Bickershaw, Wigan WN2 5TE. The venue has disabled facilities and car parking on site. […]

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DX News – 27 November 2017

| November 25, 2016

Alan, K0AV will operate as ZD8V from Ascension Island, IOTA reference AF-003, until 1 December. Activity will be mainly on CW and QSLs go via the home call. Logs will be uploaded to Logbook of the World. Tim, NL8F and Paula, NX1P will be on Norfolk Island, OC-005 until 3 December. They will use the […]

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Special Event News – 27 November 2017

| November 25, 2016

Members of ARRL Headquarters staff will be on the air as W1T from 28 November to 4 December, in honour of Mark Twain’s 181st birthday. On the 30 November, Twain’s actual birthday, the Mark Twain House and Museum in Hartford, Connecticut has granted permission for a special event station to be set up in the […]

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Contest News – 27 November 2016

| November 25, 2016

The CQWW DX CW Contest takes place for the entire 48 hours of this weekend, the 26th and 27th. It will undoubtedly keep the HF bands busy, although declining solar activity will probably mean patchy and short-lived propagation on 10m. Using the 1.8 to 28MHz bands the exchange is signal report and CQ Zone, which […]

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