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Sunday, 14 September 2014

Week 37 2014

This week's bit of fun:


Another busy week with very little to show for it. However I did manage to spend some time with my friends Mark and Su-Fay Sunday.

Sunday, 7 September 2014

Week 36 2014

This week's bit of fun:

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What a busy week, I released episode 025 of the To Craft Or Not To Craft Podcast with my wife and her friend Paula discussing Crafting topics.

Colin and I recorded episode of the ICQPODCAST Wednesday night for release this Sunday.

I have also spent the weekend camping in a field in Banstead with the Sutton and Cheam Radio Society doing SSB Field Day. We did better than last year but still did not get a winning score.

Sunday Colin released the latest episode of the ICQPODCAST.

Series Seven Episode Eighteen of the ICQ Amateur / Ham Radio Podcast - Bill Meara N2CQR of Soldersmoke has been released.

The latest news, Martin (M1MRB & W9ICQ) and Colin (M6BOY) the history of Amateur Radio Exam passes and Martin (M1MRB & W9ICQ) interviews Bill Meara N2CQR of Soldersmoke.

News stories include:-

  • Sotabeam End Fed Tuner Kit
  • Schedule for RSGB Convention released
  • The first Greek microsatellite is a fact!
  • Yaesu FT-991 KW/50/144/430 MHz Transceiver
  • Southend & District Amateur Radio Special Event
  • New Zealand's Prohibited Equipment Notice updated
  • Western Australia gets Summits on the Air
  • 90th Anniversary of first UK-NZ contact

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