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Programme 2018 

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Programme for 2018    

Meetings are held at the Farnborough Community Centre at 7:30 for 8:00pm unless otherwise stated
Note This list shows dates of all FDRS meetings.  Those left blank indicates the exact nature of the talk is to be arranged.

 FDRS Programme 2018

7 Jan 3.5MHz-7MHz CW AFS Contest 1400 - 1800 UTC Rules

10 Jan

CHIRP Radio Software for programming Baefong radios etc. Terry G7LTW
13 Jan 3.5MHz-7MHz SSB AFS Contest 1400 - 1800 UTC Rules
20 Jan 3.5MHz-7MHz AFS Datamodes Contest 1400-1800 UTC Rules
24 Jan Digital Modes by Kevin G7BCS

14 Feb

Surplus Equipment Sale! Bring along you surplus equipment to sell. Also an auction of equipment donated to the club.
28 Feb Operating Portable Gary M6KVK
14 Mar Construction evening - an introduction by Craig M0XSG and Kevin G7BCS
28 Mar HF Propagation Derek G3OFA
7/8 April Foundation/Intermediate courses and exams
11 Apr Natter Night
25 Apr Construction night with Craig M0XSG and Kevin G7BCS
9 May Skittles Evening 6pm at the Jolly Farmer, Blacknest, Nr Alton GU34 4QD Map
23 May Introduction to Digital Mobile Radio (DMR)  Paul G7HGT
2-3 June Event: NFD and social  at clubs HF contesting site. Contest starts 1500 UTC on 2 June and ends 1500 UTC on 3 June Rules
13 June Evening on the air.  Club HF contesting site. Directions are on the Members Forum. Non members please email us for directions. 7pm for 8pm until 10pm. (You can arrive anytime after 6pm)  Organiser G1LKJ.
27 June VHF Propagation Kevin G7BCS
7-8 July Event: VHF NFD. Club HF contesting site. Directions are on the Members Forum. Non members please email us for directions.   1400 UTC on 7 July and ends 1400 UTC on 8 July Rules
11 July VHF Field Day debrief - Natter Night 
25 July Antennas - Derek G3HEJ
8 Aug Short talk about FDRS Discussion Board followed by "Bring your rig along and have it tested. Derek G3OFA and Kevin G7BCS
22 Aug N1MM logger /SSB Field Day - Natter Night - Derek G3OFA
1-2 Sept Event: SSB Field Day at Club HF contesting site. Contest starts 1300UTC on 1 September and ends 1300 UTC on 2 September Rules
1 Sept Event: BBQ at Club HF contesting site
12 Sept Construction contest
26 Sept Microwaves Colin G8BCO
10 Oct Talk by John G3KND
19, 20, 21 Oct Jamboree On The Air GB0GUN Bisley
24 Oct  The Elecraft K2 - 20 years on - Kevin G7BCS
14 Nov TV Infrastructure by G8UUG of Arquiva
28 Nov AGM
12 Dec Christmas Dinner
26 Dec No Meeting

Please come along  - You will receive a warm welcome

 

Committee Meetings

7 Feb, 4 Apr, 6 June, 1 Aug, 17 Oct & 5 Dec

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