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Julian G4ILO SK

Very sad news for me is the recent passing of Julian G4ILO who is now SK after his long battle with serious illness.

I never met Julian in person, but we shared almost exactly the same interests at the same time in amateur radio such as SOTA, QRP, Elecraft KX3, APRS, WSPR etc. 44 more words

Amateur Radio

2 Meter vs 30 Meter QRP APRS Tests

Big thanks to the operators behind the following 30 meter I-gates for some impressive RP APRS coverage last weekend while on a road trip to New England: 676 more words

Robust Packet

Comm Architecture Preliminary Testing

Communication Team did a great leap forward after the previous review! They work closely with Levitate, another student team that is tackling this project alongside us. 226 more words


Winners, Losers, Implications Of Apple Pay and Apple SIM

Many analysts talked about disruptions to the global payment industry brought by Apple Pay (my previous blog on Apple Pay) but less coverage is about Apple SIM. 994 more words

Company Researches

Help needed to track 144.390 MHz APRS Balloons

Benjamin Longmier KF5KMP and his team are looking for stations in the Azores and Portugal to help track their balloons.

On the UK High Altitude Society (UKHAS) group… 189 more words

Daily Updates

Player Tracker: The First 10 Matches

The chart above shows the Average Player Ratings (APRs) through Arsenal’s first 10 matches of the season (minimum two games played). Like the chart after our first five matches… 260 more words


The search for APRS Nirvana

I originally studied for my Amateur Radio licence in the early nineties when the old Novice Licence was around, back when 5wpm Morse code was a requirement.  1,062 more words

Radio Equipment