Sunday, 12 March 2017

Week 11 2017

This week’s bit of fun


Very busy week as always, I spent lots of time with friends and family. I managed to rewire a couple of microphones for some radio which are going to the air cadets.

Sunday, 5 March 2017

Week 10

This week’s bit of fun


Decorating finished until the next room and another week of and podcasting. It’s always great fun recording these news round table with the guys.

Wednesday I recorded the ICQPODCAST news round table for episode 232 with the guys.

Sunday, Colin released the latest episode of the ICQPODCAST.

ICQPODCAST Episode 232- Bitx 40 Part One

In this episode, Martin M1MRB / W9ICQ is joined by Leslie Butterfield G0CIB, Edmund Spicer M0MNG and Chris Howard M0TCH to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief, and this episode’s features is Bitx 40 Part One.

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News stories include:-

  • Ham Radio Dummies Books for Schools and Libraries
  • Ham Radio Clubs Encouraged to Innovate
  • Cadet Radio Exercise BLUE HAM 2
  • Comments on ARRL Petition to Allocate New 5 MHz Band
  • Disney Research Demonstrates Open-Air Wireless Charging
  • Hamvention Field Trip
  • NASA Launches Two CubeSats with Transponders
  • St Patrick's Day 2017 Award
  • Radio Hams Celebrate 2MT

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