2 hours ago
Just managed to grab JA5JHQ on 20 m FT8 with 40w and my bit wire slung out the window. First Oceania QSO. Happy as! 😊 ... See MoreSee Less
19 hours ago
Craig, welcome, have a look at the Permanent Announcement for page rules and enjoy. ... See MoreSee Less
Thanks for the add Cambell
2 days ago
Eddie, welcome, have a look at the Permanent Announcement for page rules and enjoy. ... See MoreSee Less
Thanks Cambell :) I will do
3 days ago
zero waste shop in Dunbar was a treat today. Picked up all this for a bargain. All from ex Broughton High. Nice wee oscilloscope, signal generator, and old school ammeter. still a few bits left if you visit including some bit cheap that require repair. ZeroWaste Dunbar
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only thing is I think I'll need to use a couple of screws on the back to change the yaw of the oscilloscope screen as at very slight right to left upwards angle. the screws on the back look like they might do this.
3 weeks ago
So...... MAPLIN have gone into administration! ... See MoreSee Less
Used to love it as a child, electronic components, interfaces for PCs etc. They have gradually degraded to consumer electronics and their own branded poor quality imports. Its not the place it was, but still a bit sad to see it go!
Those were the days. Sad times.
I preferred Omni.
I heard Edinburgh Woolen mill were in talks to take it over a couple of days ago
I vaguely remember Browns on george 4th bridge. Maplins. Another victim of asset stripping venture capitalism. Hollow something good out until nothing is left.