Electromagnetic Field camp: 5-7th August, Guildford

Electromagnetic Field Camp (EMF Camp) 2016: report

Rebecca (M6BUB) and I (Derek, G7LFC) selected to exhibit and represent our hobby at Electromagnetic Field Camp 2016: a prestigious technical, scientific, engineering and maker festival held in Guildford at the beginning of August. They were really excited; but what happened? Read our report to find out (hint: it was amazing!!!)

Electronics: All About Circuits – A Great Resource

All About Circuits is a brilliant web site for teachers, students and those with a general interest in electronics. It is jam packed with everything you’d want to know from a book costing many tens, if not hundreds, or pounds. I’ve looked at several electronics ‘bibles’ recently with a view to purchasing one to base […]

RSGB Train the Trainers - Norwich 2014

RSGB Train the Trainers (Norwich 2015) – Receivers Mini Teach

It’s amazing the different ways in which a difficult topic can be presented to students to make it easier and fun for them to learn. I was part of the RSGB’s Train the Trainers team that went to deliver a course to the folk of the Norfolk Amateur Radio Club (and others) last Saturday, 09/05/2015, […]

Kenwood TH-D710e

Kenwood TM-D710e installed

A new Kenwood TM-D710e mobile rig has been installed in the car and what a revelation it is. The purpose of purchasing the rig was to enable APRS operations whilst mobile, but that aside the rig already impressing. The large screen that displays both bands simultaneously is a plus over the outgoing Yaesu FT-7800’s much […]