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Cambridge & District Amateur Radio Club
Promoting Amateur Radio in Cambridge since 1919
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24 April: Constructors' Evening

- spend a few minutes telling us what you've been doing in the home shack




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NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS


CAMBHAMS RALLY


Sunday 26th April at Foxton Village Hall

Doors open 10:00am


- BRING AND BUY -

managed by Cambridge & District ARC




LATEST CC80 SCORES

CDARC is currently placed 7th out of 32 in the Local Club section.

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ADVANCED EXAM SUCCESS





In April 2014 Alice studied for and passed the Foundation Exam with our club.

Now, less than a year later, we hear that Alice has recently been successful in the Advanced Exam and is now licensed as

M0WSE


CONGRATULATIONS ON A REMARKABLE ACHIEVEMENT, ALICE


We look forward to talking to you on the bands.




144/432MHz VHF Contest

Sunday 8th March



Nine or ten members braved the elements to take part in this contest.

See the report and pictures on the 'Activities' page.





LATEST BALLOON FLIGHT

MM3 flew successfully on Saturday 7th March.

Find the full report on the 'Activities' page.



FOR SALE

Kenwood TS-780
144MHz Power Amplifiers
432MHz Power Amplifier


To visit the 'Members Ads' page

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Sunday 12th April


9:30 2m USB (H) 144.180MHz


G8OFAMartin - Salisbury
G6KWADave
G4WSZSteve

10:30 40m LSB 7.090MHz


G8OFAMartin- Salisbury
G8VCNMike- Weymouth
M0ZEBDavid
G4HJWBernie
G4WSZSteve
G6KWADave
G0VQHJenny

11:30 2m FM (V) 145.550MHz


G8TMVColin
M0MTWJohn
M0ZEBDavid
M0HTAIan
G8CRBSteve
M0SNDAlex



NEXT FOUNDATION COURSE


The next Foundation Course and Exam will take place over the weekend of Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th October ( provisional dates). If you want to ensure a place or need more info, get in contact with Peter now:

training(at)cdarc.co.uk

Meanwhile, you can further your interest in amateur radio, while waiting for the course, by coming along on club evenings or field days to meet our members and enjoy the activities.

NEXT INTERMEDIATE EXAM


The next Intermediate Exam is taking place at Foxton on Saturday 18th April.

This course is now closed to applications but if you are interested in getting on the next one, send Peter an e-mail at the address above.

For information about training in general

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MORSE PRACTICE

Club Evenings 7:30-8:00




Bob G0GVZ is now running regular practice sessions on club evenings, before the main event.

These are suitable for all abilities from beginners to those who are already operating CW and wish to improve their speed and accuracy.

For more information, please email:

morse(at)cdarc.co.uk





POST MEETING SOCIAL

It used to be the custom, after the Friday evening meetings, to retire to "The Ancient Shepherds", Fen Ditton, for a chat and refreshment.
If you would like to revive the practice, join us there after the next club meeting finishes.


PLEASE DRINK RESPONSIBLY

if you're driving, stick to soft drinks.



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