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8 August: 'Tx Factor' Video, Shack and Social Evening

- video includes the Marconi Centre in Poldhu, SOTA Activation and a 2m Repeater



-- COMING SOON --



Foxhunt - Friday 22nd August


This will be held at Foxton Village Hall. An on-foot event, as last year. Mike M0BLP will be hiding the fox within easy walking distance on the playing fields.

Start getting your 2m rdf kit ready now. There are several simple designs on the internet which utilise 2m hand-helds, if you haven't got something already.

Also, Peter M0DCV will be demonstrating the transmitting capabilities of his mag loop aerial.


NEWS




Sunday 27th July


10:30 40m LSB 7.090MHz


G6KWA David
M0DCV Peter
G8OFA Martin - Salisbury
M0BLP Mike
G3PJT Bob

11:30 2m FM (V) 145.550MHz


M0ZEB David
M0SND Alex




For report and pictures

click here




If you enjoyed the presentation by Steve G8CRB and would like to try 'data' yourself, the slides from the talk are available in the 'Presentations' section on the
'Downloads' page.





Some of our members recently returned from a trip on the Kennet and Avon.

An account of their adventures - with pictures - may be found on G6KWA's website - click here







FOUNDATION COURSE 100%


Congratulations to (l-r above) Matthew, Alice, Karen, Kévin and Alex who attended the weekend course put on by Peter and the training team at the end of April.

All the candidates sat the exam successfully and each will shortly be the proud holder of an Ofcom licence.



ANNOUNCEMENTS



If you are a member of the club, please check that you have paid your subscription for the year.

If you are a regular visitor and have not yet joined, please see Steve, our Treasurer, for an Application Form.

If you don't have a receipt, you probably haven't paid. If in doubt, ask Steve.





NEXT FOUNDATION COURSE
AUTUMN 2014


If you want to get your licence, you can register your interest or ask for more info by e-mailing: training(at)cdarc.co.uk

Meanwhile, to start preparing for the course now, have a look at the 'Foundation Course' section on the 'Training' page.


NEXT INTERMEDIATE COURSE
AUTUMN 2014


There will be a short planning discussion at the end of the club meeting on 11th July. Please attend if you can but, if not, we will e-mail you with the proposed dates for the practical week-end and exam.

If you are interested in taking part and have not yet registered, please e-mail: training(at)cdarc.co.uk , before 11th July.





RSGB Club Championship 80m


CDARC GROUP - Latest Scores


22nd May - CW

G8TMV Colin 17

2nd June - Data

G8CRB Steve 34

19th June - SSB

G6KWA David 25
G0GLJ Hamish 115

7th July - CW

G8TMV Colin 28

16th July - SSB

G0GLJ Hamish 92
G8TMV Colin 48

24th July - Data

G0LRD David 36


This contest is now over. Very well done and many thanks to all those who participated and contributed to the CDARC score.


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