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1. RADIO NEWS ITEMS (Click on for full info).
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2021-10-08 LRS 10GHz Activity (tnx John GM8OTI):
Five club members, Tom Melvin GM8MJV, Pete Bates GM4BYF, Brian Howie GM4DIJ, Brian Flynn GM8BJF and John Cooke GM8OTI had a lot of fun on 10GHz on Friday 8th Oct - such a number of 10GHz QSOs probably not seen in GM for a while.
Tom went to Pete's to check his new 10GHz gear, then we managed various QSOs: DIJ and BYF at home, MJV on the garage roof at BYF's QTH, BJF on the B7007 south of Middleton, and OTI at the car park up at Swanston on the Pentlands.
2021-11 L(A)RS 75th Anniversary - founded in November 1946 (exact date not known) at a meeting at the Chamber of Commerce, 25 Charlotte Square. President: T. H. Nisbet; Secretary: George Millar GM3UM. RSGB A.R.: Jack Wilson GM6XI. (Click)
2021-09-01 - LRS SUBSCRIPTIONS NOW DUE! Adults: £20; Scholars: £10. Just come to a meeting and pay Treasurer Peter Dick GM4DTH (QTHR).
2021-09-21 - Congratulations to Pete GM4BYF and Brian GM4DIJ - celebrating 50 years continuous RSGB membership - RadCom Oct 2021.
Don't forget RSGB GB2RS NEWS BROADCAST every Sunday morning in the Edinburgh area at 09:30h from LRS member Peter GM4DTH on 70.425MHz FM, 145.525MHz FM, 433.525MHz FM, followed by call-in to Peter at 10:00h usually on 145.575MHz. with several LRS members often there.
2. SILENT KEYS (Click item for full SK).
2021-07-21 - Tecsun Multiband Radio S8800 GM Version (Gun Metal knobs!) plus 2 spare 18650 Lithium Batteries and fast charger. Boxed, mint condition. Value £300. Final reduction to only £100. Tel: 0131 539 2858 Dave 6
2021-07-14 - Maplin N27GG Lab PSU only £45
- Lucas LSL C22 Sealed12V Battery -only £45
For sale by Dave GM6KGZ Tel: 0131 539 2858
5. NEW ON LRS WEBSITE
2021-09-27 - Tom Douglas G3BA (born in Edinburgh) - responsible for design and building of clandestine "Dicky Bird" radio receivers in Japanese PoW camps in Siam (Thailand) including Bridge over the River Kwai camp.