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August 5th The Background Story Of Shanley M6NGT

I have been asking sammi (m6sxi)For an article to put in the blog as she has quite a fertile and vived imagination and a far better grasp of the English Language than I and the article has realy turned out well and also reflects the club’s outlook on life that everyone can be taught to

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July 20th 2014 Anglezark Activation

Sorry about the delay for the write up but with holidays etc and the fact i left the site at about 15:30 when Peter (M6PRR)Was just getting into his stride i have failed to get the number of contacts we actually made that day. Due to Mark (G1PIE)Being unable to Attend and he being the

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July 20th Anglzarke W.A.B Activation

This Sunday we are Activating the view point on Anglezarke View Point as GX7WAB and unfortunately the Bolton Iron Man is also taking place on the same day. below are a list of the road closures HORWICH & RIVINGTON: 6.00am until 4.30pm Closures will be in place on Chorley New Road and the Bolton Rd

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June 25th Talk on D-Star by Mike (G4VSS) and Paul (G1DVA)

Upon arrival at the club,Mike (G4VSS)Along with Paul (G1DVA)And Stuart (M0WSW)set up the equipment to be used dureing the talk (Photos at the bottom of the blog or its going to look like a cartoon strip) which consisted of a Dmap linked up to a raspberry PI board.to enable connection the D*star network All built

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Tony Allsopp M1EXT

This is thje Hardest post i have Ever had to do and is done with the memories of one of few true gentleman it has been my pleasure to meet and get advice from. i first met Tony when he joined the club a few years since and he was the type of guy that

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June 4th 2014 Club Night

Well another club night and 4 new members joined us 3 to take there Foundation and 1 to progress to the intermediate. A very busy night with about 30 members turning up which is not a bad count by any means.Tony (M1EXT)Was teaching his new class for the advanced with about 7 people in it

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June 3rd 2014 Warning about Cyber Hackers

New Cyber Attach being launched by the Russians, this is not a joke the first wave has already hit the UK, send is due in two weeks, what and when will happen to the rest of the world we have no idea. 1 Am I protected (No) 2 Will they attact me (Quite Possible) 3

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May 28th 2014 Club Talk by Bill G3NQX on Wire Antennas

After an introduction be Ian (M1EHI) Bill proceeded to give his talk on the the construction of wire antenna which ranged from a simple Dipole ie: a simple 1/2 wave up to the Windom including the use of 4.1 and 5.1 balum’s He then talked about the origin of the G5RVAnd its Pros And cons

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May 21st 2014 Club Night

Well hi to you all, We had another exam with ian (M6DFT)and Brian (M6DNQ)Sitting there Intermediate Exam under the vigilance of Kath Wilson from the RSGB So we have been blessed by been observed in the last 2 exams by the higher powers who’s only complaints where on 2 minor flaws (Dave’s tea was too

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May 22nd 2014 Observation on Sat Navs

I  have a little GPS I’ve had it all my life It’s better than  the normal ones My GPS is my wife It gives me full  instructions Especially how to drive “It’s sixty miles’s an  hour”, it says “You’re doing sixty five” It tells me  when to stop and start And when to use the

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