Nevada Radio have also announced that they are taking pre-orders for the new Yaesu FT-818. Priced at £629.95 Link to the Nevada Website: CLICK HERE NEW PORTABLE RADIO FROM YAESU FT-818 Coming soon!` Increased power output 6W (SSB, CW, FM) 2.0W (AM Carrier) Improved frequency stability ±0.5 ppm: Built-in TCXO-9 […]
Information from the Martin Lynch & Sons Facebook page is that they are now taking pre-orders for the new Yaesu FT-818 which will be priced at £599.95 (Normal price: £629.95) The radio is expected to be in stock in April 2018 Radio Features: – Increased power output 6W(SSB, CW, FM) […]
Video:YouTube/M0GIW A recording of a recent contact with the International Space station on 2m…..
From the ARISS Twitter Feed: “An International Space Station school contact has been planned with participants at Agrupamento de Escolas do Fundão, Fundão, Portugal on 21 Feb. Set for 09:38 UTC. The contact will be direct between OR4ISS and CS5DBB” I’m assuming that they will be active on their usual […]
News from Stuart who tells me that due to QRM issues the East Midlands Net will move to a new frequency from next week. The net will now be on 27.235 (Channel 24) USB every Thursday so make sure you pop in to say hello.
An educational radio contact is planned with Vilniaus Jono Basanaviciaus Gymnasium together with Vilniaus Jono Basanaviciaus Progymnasium, Vilnius, Lithuania. The event is scheduled Wednesday 14 February 2018 at approximately 12:37 UTC/GMT. The contact will be with ground station LY1BWB located in Vilnius, Lithuania, so the Downlink signals from Space will […]
With thanks to Stuart who has sent information to the blog regarding the many nets which take place in the West of Scotland for CB and Amateur Radio: Sunday: 8pm Echolink MB7IBH-L & 144.9625 FM hosted by Glasgow & Clyde Raynet. Monday: 8pm 144.550 FM hosted by Paisley amateur radio […]
So after many years of rumours (I remember hearing about it back in 2012) it would appear that Yaesu have a new radio in the pipeline to replace the FT-817. Documents for the Yaesu FT-818 have appeared online which appear to show that the new radio is undergoing testing with […]
Video:YouTube/Klaus R. I don’t think that there will be many UK operators who have parted with their hard earned cash for a President Ronald, but just in case, this is how to get the UK band…. It’s like going back to the 70’s!