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Southgate ARC - Aug 04, 2020
The Hurdy Gurdy Museum of Vintage Radio was set up in the Martello Tower at Abbey Street in Howth, Co. Dublin by the late Pat Herbert in 2003 ...
Southgate ARC - Aug 04, 2020
RSM have released details of how to apply for a licence to supply Radio Transmitters and obligations for a permitted person to supply unrestricted two-way radios ...
Southgate ARC - Aug 04, 2020
Eire's communications regulator ComReg has published their response and decision to the consultation on managment of radio spectrum interference complaints ...
Southgate ARC - Aug 04, 2020
There's no longer any doubt. Solar Cycle 25 is coming to life...
Southgate ARC - Aug 04, 2020
The U3A, an organisation aimed at older people, is holding an online meeting for amateur radio operators on August 13 from 2-3pm...
ARRL - Aug 03, 2020
With the National Hurricane Center (NHC) expecting Tropical Storm Isaias to become a hurricane again later today and make landfall this evening, the Hurricane Watch Net (HWN) reactivated at 1600 UTC on 14.325 MHz. HWN Manager Bobby Graves, KB5HAV, sa...
Southgate ARC - Aug 03, 2020
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW ...
Southgate ARC - Aug 03, 2020
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 26th/July, through Sunday, 2nd/August there were 197 countries active. ...
Southgate ARC - Aug 03, 2020
This week the Mid Ulster ARC conitinues on Tuesday evening with Victor Mitchell Gi4 ONL on the topic of The History and Appreciation of Morse code ...
Southgate ARC - Aug 03, 2020
The Deccan Herald reports nothing is more satisfying than using a piece of electronic equipment built at home ...
Southgate ARC - Aug 03, 2020
8J1YAB, 7-CALL Amateur Radio Club Experience station has been approved by Kanto Bureau of Telecommunications on 3rd August, 2020. ...
Southgate ARC - Aug 02, 2020
Between the 1st and 15th of August 2020, LY2YR and S50B will be experimenting with the FT8 digital mode on the new 8-metre band...
Southgate ARC - Aug 02, 2020
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to remain at low levels ...
Southgate ARC - Aug 02, 2020
Extra Class Exam Questions – Part 5 E1E Volunteer examiner program: definitions, qualifications, preparation and ...

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WSJT-X 2.2.0 new version available to download

WSJT-X 2.2.0 has been officially released and it includes improvements and fixes for all digital modes like FT8 FT4 JT4 JT66 WSPR

WSJT-X Drops Windows XP

Beginning from version 2.2.0 WSJT-X will not run on Windows XP and Windows Vista anymore.

New FT8 Frequencies with WSJ-X 2.2.0-Rc2

WSJT-X development team has added a second set of suggested dial frequencies for FT8 on three HF bands and also on 6 meters.

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WSJT-X 2.2.0 new version available to download

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Mini Satellite-Antenna Rotator Mk1, Building the 6 Meter Moxon Antenna, Soundcard Levels for Digital Modes, Tino Funkshop, Digital Mode General Operating Tips, Hands Free - Radcom Labs, Collins KWM-2 Modification
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