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Antenna Shootout 2021 – Bob (G4PVB)

Antenna Shootout 2021 – Bob (G4PVB)

| June 16, 2021 | 0 Comments

My antenna is a 2m folded dipole designed by Dave Kimber, G8HQP. I followed his instructions like this:  2m Folded

The 2021 VARC Antenna Shootout

The 2021 VARC Antenna Shootout

| June 15, 2021 | 0 Comments

The annual VARC Antenna Shootout starts today and runs until the end of June. The theme for this year is

Activity on 4 metres (70 MHz)

Activity on 4 metres (70 MHz)

| May 24, 2021 | 0 Comments

Europe and the Falklands are seemingly the main activity on the 4 metres (70 MHz) band. America and Japan don’t have

ISS FM Repeater

ISS FM Repeater

| May 23, 2021 | 0 Comments

SWLs may have a lot of fun monitoring the new FM voice repeater on the International Space Station. ‘I heard

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

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