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SOTA Radio Interview with VARC member.

SOTA Radio Interview with VARC member.

| September 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

VARC member Tim Price (G4YBU) took part in a radio interview on BBC Radio Surrey this morning discussing Summits on

Antenna Shootout 2020 – Peter (G0OIK)

Antenna Shootout 2020 – Peter (G0OIK)

| June 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

Rhombic for 6m One thing I have fancied playing with for a long time is the Rhombic antenna. It has

Antenna Shootout 2020 – Roger (M0RBK)

Antenna Shootout 2020 – Roger (M0RBK)

| June 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

The antenna consists of: 1:1 Balun Lengths of copper brake pipe approximately 1m long pipe and secured into grooves in

Antenna Shootout 2020 – Peter (G4HSO)

Antenna Shootout 2020 – Peter (G4HSO)

| June 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

Years ago I bought a commercial but cheap HB9CV antenna for 6m. I think in terms of dB per gram

Antenna Shootout 2020

Antenna Shootout 2020

| June 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

Every year Verulam Amateur Radio Club holds an Antenna ‘Shootout’ Contest. The idea is to get as many club members

Antenna Shootout 2020 – Peter (G3UHN)

Antenna Shootout 2020 – Peter (G3UHN)

| June 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

The VARC Lockdown Challenge was to make a 6m antenna from materials found at the home QTH.  No sneaking off

Antenna Shootout 2020 – Norman (G8ATO)

Antenna Shootout 2020 – Norman (G8ATO)

| June 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

I’m entering the Verulam Amateur Radio Club aerial contest 2020. I’ve built a Delta loop with bits stored at the

The ‘Q’ of a Tuned Circuit

The ‘Q’ of a Tuned Circuit

| May 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

Back In “radio science”, ‘Q’ stands for Quality factor. In a simple resonant or tuned circuit, (and indeed also in

Our March Meeting

Our March Meeting

| March 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

Hello everyone, I am sure, like me, you have been following the news and government reports surrounding the coronavirus.  While

Annual Foxhunt – August 2019

Annual Foxhunt – August 2019

| November 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Club’s ‘fox hunt’ is an annual event held on a club night. This year it was Peter (G0OIKs) turn

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