RadCom November 2022, Vol. 98, No. 11

| October 14, 2022

RSGB VHF National Field Day – A five-band contest primarily for portable stations

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News and Reports

Around Your Region – Club events calendar 85
Around Your Region – Events roundup 89
Croatia 2022, the YOTA Summer Camp 32
GB70W, Danny Shurmer, GW7BZR and Brian Davies, GW4KAZ 48
New products 14
News 13
Queen Elizabeth II, 1926-2022 6
RSGB Matters 8
Special Interest Groups News 15


Advertisers’ index 93
Antennas, Mike Parkin, G0JMI 16
ATV, Dave Crump, G8GKQ 26
Contest calendar, Ian Pawson, G0FCT 63
Contesting, April Jones, M7APR 54
GHz bands, Dr John Worsnop, G4BAO 68
HF, John Petters, G3YPZ 64
Members’ ads 94
Propagation, Gwyn Williams, G4FKH 96
Rallies and events 95
The Last Word 97
VHF/UHF, Paul Marks, G8FVK 66


GB40FIL, Lin Allen, M0TCF 58
Lincoln Short Wave Club’s busy month, Andrew Gibbons, M0IYE 82
My CW Academy Journey, Gerard van de Graaf, PA2G 76
Transatlantic Tests: part three, Nick Totterdell, G4FAL 28
VHF National Field Day 2022, Quin Collier, G3WRR 79

Technical features

Annie, when what you want is noise, Sheldon Hutchison, N6JJA 44
Design notes, Andy Talbot, G4JNT 40
How does the gamma match work? Tony Preedy, G3LNP 72
Powering your station by the Sun, Dr Bruce Taylor, HB9ANY 20
WSPR 70 antenna comparison experiment, Philip Miller Tate, M1GWZ and Patrick Gray, G0HYT 36


Book Review 53
M2 LEO pack 2m/70xm satellite antenna system, Tim Kirby, GW4VXE and Peter Goodhall, 2M0SQL 62
Sharman HLP-270 Halo antenna, James Stevens, M0JCQ 60
Xiegu G106 HF transceiver, Daimon Tilley, G4USI 24

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