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RadCom Basics September 2019, No. 13

| December 11, 2019
RadCom Basics September 2019, No. 13

In this edition… Welcome to the latest edition from Lee, G4EJB, RadCom Basics editor With feedback from readers and further work on your recommendations; looking at the RSGB Awards especially for radio amateurs with Foundation and Intermediate licences How and why the HF bands come alive in autumn A few basic concepts are briefly discussed […]

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RadCom Basics July 2019, No. 12

| September 24, 2019
RadCom Basics July 2019, No. 12

In this edition… Welcome to the second edition from Lee, G4EJB, the RadCom Basics editor With feedback from our readers and implementing some of those recommendations; another way of navigating the RSGB website using the Services Map and what can be found tucked away in links on pages; and if you are looking to brush […]

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RadCom Basics May 2019, No. 11

| July 26, 2019
RadCom Basics May 2019, No. 11

In this edition… A Warm Welcome from the Editor Lee, G4EJB, RadCom Basics Editor, would like to welcome you to RadCom Basics, your bi-monthly e-magazine. I hope you find the articles interesting and of use to you. Lee also takes an informative look at the RSGB website Understanding squares, locators and zones When you first […]

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RadCom Basics December 2016-January 2017, No. 10

| May 16, 2019

What is the MUF and why is it important? The term Maximum Usable Frequency (MUF) is used a lot with HF communications What special interest radio clubs are out there? There are a whole host of special interest clubs that cater for all sorts of interests How to tune an antenna for lowest SWR Our […]

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RadCom Basics October-November 2016, No. 9

| December 1, 2016
RadCom Basics October-November 2016, No. 9

Taking part in the CQWW contest The SSB leg of the famous CW Worldwide contest takes place on 29-30 October 2016 Using the DX Cluster: Part 2 This time we look at when and how you can spot a station’s call sign on the DX Cluster How and why the HF bands come alive in […]

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RadCom Basics August-September 2016, No. 8

| October 4, 2016
RadCom Basics August-September 2016, No. 8

Using the DX Cluster: Part 1 What exactly is the DX Cluster and how do you use it? Getting the most from DXMaps.com DXMaps.com is yet another tool in a radio amateur’s arsenal but how can you get the most out of it? Beginners’ Guide to RTTY RTTY is a machine-to-machine real-time mode that has […]

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