During the posting of this month’s RadCom it was noticed that a proportion of the ‘carrier’ sheets being used this month for UK Members were incorrectly printed—the rear page is upside down. We have taken this up with the printer and apologise for any inconvenience caused to any Member. This does not affect overseas Members.
Following discussions with Ofcom, the RSGB has agreed to issue a UK HAREC alongside every new UK advanced examination pass certificate from 5 Sept 2016. This simplifies the existing process where a separate application to Ofcom was required. The process for existing licence holders remains unchanged at this time. A Harmonised Amateur Radio Examination Certificate (HAREC) […]
FlexRadio Systems donates Maestro control console to the National Radio Centre News and Reports Around Your Region – Club events calendar 82 Around Your Region – Events roundup 86 New products 15 News 12 RSGB Matters 6 Amateur TV Contest, Dave Crump, G8GKQ 43 Online edition Membership Services login required, follow the link below or […]
Three documents relating to training and examinations have been published on the RSGB website. An examinations announcement relating to the recent IARU Bandplan changes is available from rsgb.org/main/clubs-training/examination-announcements The latest edition of the Tutors’ Newsletter is available from rsgb.org/main/clubs-training/tutor-resources-2/newsletters Updated Guidelines for Practical Assessments is available from thersgb.org/services/training/guidelines-for-practical-assessments
Pete Hart, G3SJX examines the first mainstream Japanese transceiver to adopt full direct-digital sampling SDR technology while retaining traditional knobs and dials—the revolutionary benefits of SDR with no computer needed. News and Reports 79th Commonwealth Contest 2016 36 Around your region – Club events calendar 83 Around your region – Events roundup 87 Members and […]
The RSGB’s Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Barry Lewis G4SJH to the position of Microwave Manager. Barry brings considerable experience to the role from homebrew and contesting, to regulatory affairs. He succeeds the former Microwave Manager Murray Niman G6JYB, who had been covering the role since his appointment as Chair of the […]