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Remote Radio On Air

Remote Radio On Air

| April 28, 2021 | 0 Comments

Verulam Amateur Radio Club now has it’s remote station running from it’s site near Dunstable. This is running most HF

RSGB Virtual Visit

RSGB Virtual Visit

| January 20, 2021 | 0 Comments

In January, Ron White G6LTT, the club’s district representative spoke at the club’s virtual meeting. He was joined by Terry

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

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