G7LFC-L Echolink Node Updated

The G7LFC-L Echolink node has today been updated. The node initially used a Acer Travelmate 2300 laptop, with a 1.5GHz Celeron processor. Whilst not state-of-the-art, the new node uses a dual-core AMD 64 X2 5200 processor that should reduce any interruptions to the transmitted/received audio during Echolink contacts. We’ve been testing a weather station on another PC […]

Quotedesk Amateur Radio insurance warning

Like many UK Radio Amateurs, I have been looking around for new Amateur Radio insurance over the last couple of months. One of the companies I have been talking to is Quotedesk, a company recommended by the Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB). They’ve been very persistent whilst I have been contemplating who I should […]