Updated - Christmas 2004
Frequency Counter - Testing
I emailed Tim and he suggested that I order the basic replacement chip set, incase any other chips had gone, this seemed like a good plan! a couple of days later it arrived.
RSGB 160m Club Calls Contest 2004
Sunday, 14th Nov 2004
First contacts on Top Band!
CQ WW SSB 2004
Tuesday, 2nd Nov 2004
My humble contribution to CQ WW SSB 2004. QRP K2, Helical whip antenna and Belgium Beer. The usual suspects..
K2 - Transceiver Kit Construction
Friday, 29th Oct 2004
Time to progress further with HF. Once again there were many options to chose from, but for me there was really only ever one..
Starting HF QRP Portable
Thursday, 30th October 2003
Friday, 27th June 2003
Thursday, 20th June 2003
Got my Radio Amateur Exam result today - Passed!!
Thursday, 12th June 2003
Vowing not to mix computers and radio.. But hey, how long was that going to last..
Lake DTR 3-5 CW Transceiver
Sunday, 10th May 2003
Tuesday, 31 December 2002
Kingsdon TX Kit
Saturday, 28 December 2002
Midney RX Kit
Thursday, 10 October 2002
Keen to make a start on HF I did consider purchasing a commercial transceiver, perhaps the well regarded FT100D. But after building the Kenwood PC interface my imagination had been fired and my thoughts turned to further construction - An HF kit..
TH-7FE -> PC
Saturday, 17 August 2002
Although it was perfectly possible to program the radio via the buttons it was soon clear that doing it from my PC would be much easier! I knew that Kenwood supplied a PC interface, but..
6 Metre Trophy 2002 - Deacon Hill
Updated - 25th May 2003
SADARS Entry - From Deacon hill.