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!!!)

New Netatmo weather station installed

I’ve given up on cheapo weather stations, they’re exactly that; cheaply made, unreliable communications-wise in an Amateur Radio environment and very inaccurate. I thought I’d have to save up lots of pennies to purchase an expensive unit like a Davis, or the like. However, I’ve come across, what just might be, a credible alternative that […]

G7LFC operating during SOS Radio Week

SOS Radio Week, a nine day long event during which Amateur Radio operators raise money for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI), starts on January 23rd, 2010, and ends on January 31st. During that time I will be operating during all my spare time to raise money for this most worthy charity. On Saturday/Sunday 23rd/24th […]

SOS Radio Week progress

David (M3LFC) and myself (G7LFC) are taking part in SOS Radio Week (24th – 30th January). We have been sponsored by many people, some for the event, and by others for each contact we make with another Amateur Radio station. So far David has made about 66 contacts and I have made 59. We have […]