March 2016


Installing an End Fed Antenna

Well…reinstalling to be precise.  Over the last few weeks we have had some repairs done to our balcony which required my one and only antenna to be removed.  So today I put it back up…


2016 John Moyle Field Day

On 19 March Nigel VK5NIG and I had a crack at the John Moyle Field Day, operating VK5GRC which is the club callsign for the North East Radio Club.  Propagation was not favorable but we…


Transmission Lines and Standing Waves

Here is a great ye olde time educational video from AT&T labs that discusses wave theory.  You need to watch it a few times in order to pick up every little bit of info, but…