Scottish Microwave Round Table

Arrangements for GMRT 2012 at Burntisland in Fife on November 3rd are well in hand with some excellent talks arranged by Ian GM3SEK.

These include contesting, modification of commercial equipment, Microwave Moonbounce, 10GHz Portable DX’ing and a new UK venture of 10GHz equipment manufactured by Chris GW4DGU.

As of today (12/10/12) 36 have registered for the RT so we can accomodate 14 more. The talks, your lunch plus beverages throughout the day.

The evening dinner currently has 27 booked to attend so far with a superb menu on offer and at a very reasonable cost.

The equipment measurement facility will be run by GM8BJF, GM4ZNX and David Nugent of Agilent. The webpage includes a facility to advise in advance of what you’re bringing along to get measured so that those involved can plan what to have set up for you.

For further information, visit http://www.rayjames.biz/microwavert/index.html

October Newsletter

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LRS Junk Sale

The LRS autumn Surplus Equipment Sale will be held on Wednesday 17th October at St Fillans Church Hall, Buckstone Drive, Edinburgh, EH10 6PD. Doors open at 7.30pm and the sale will start at 8.00pm. Please note that this is the 3rd Wednesday of the month due to the availability of the church hall.

There will be a raffle with an assortment of prizes as well as the chance for you to exchange your old surplus items for fresh surplus items from others at the sale!
Members of other clubs are particularly welcome. Visitors can also bring surplus equipment and sell it for a 10% commission.

Galashiels Rally

The 2012 Annual Open Day and Rally will be held on the 21st of October (provisional date) at 1130:

The Volunteer Hall
St John Street
Galashiels
Scottish Borders
TD1 3JX

Doors open at 11.30am (Disabled access from 11.15am)

Admission will be £2.50.

Bring and Buy Stall
Refreshments available

How to get there

Info from http://galaradioclub.co.uk/?p=12

CLUB NIGHT – This Friday 5th October

REMEMBER it is club night on
Friday 5th October

At the usual place. It is the nineth of 2012 so let’s make this another bumper club attendance.It will be fantastic to see you all, regulars, new faces and those who have not been for a while, at club night and show that you are still supporting our great club ……

Thorntree INN, (Lounge Bar), High Street, Cockenzie, Port Seton.

From 19:00 till late……………….

DF NIGHT — This Friday 28th September 2012

DF NIGHT — Friday 28th September 2012
Meet @ 18:30 for 19:00 start at the SHIP INN (East) Car Park, Port Seton
Cost: £2.00 per person for Club Funds
Map of Hunt Area is provided plus rules. Can also be found on the club website under downloads.

This is our second DF Night of 2012 around the county of East Lothian. The “fox”, this time GM4IKT no doubt will find a good hiding place and then he will transmits for 30 secs every 5 minutes starting at 19:00. The DF Hunt finishes at 20:45 where we retire to the Thorntree Inn for the DF Hunt debrief.

Easy to find… I can assure you it is not, East Lothian throws up some strange radio transmissions which can send you on a wild goose chase….

So do you want an evening of good fun well come along and join in. I hope you all will do.

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