As requested by Rob VK5RC Posted by Royce VK5FRWF

NERC topics 2018

Topic Presenter Contact via Date Completed
Regulations Peter Watts OK for 12th Jan. (Away Feb) 12/01/2018 12/01/18
FT8 Charlie VK5KDK 09/02/18
Fun Cube Peter Watts

UHF David Minchin VK5KK Phil Storr

Digital voice Ben VK5BB

Antennae Mike VK5ZC Les VK5KLD

Antenna Analyser John VK5COR EU1KY

Smith Chart Vidx3 Alan Wolfe (You tube) Rob VK5RC

First Aid ?”Dennis ?les

Equipment Review ? Stu

Telemetry ?Matt AREG

Show and Tell Everyone

Quiz/Pizza Nite

Volt-nuttery Rob VK5RC

Apps design Person suggested by Paul VK5PH or Sue Southcott AHARS

J Pole (20min talk) T Quick

2 Metre beam Phil Storr

FEB 9th FT8 Charlie
FEB23rd Smith Chart Rob
MAR 9th Mike macguire Antennae
MAR 23r ??John Ant Analyser
APR 13th


Your local Amateur radio club can help you with that curiosity. If you live in Adelaide South Australia, come along to the

Introduce your self, and be welcomed in to the wonderful world of electronics and radio communications.

Here are some of the tools required to get you started with electronics.

Authors note: I will correct the orientation of photos.

A very simple and highly portable antenna can be supported by a Squid pole. These antennas consist of a long wire, spiraled up the squid  pole, and coupled to your portable radio, achieve extremely good results.

Here is footage courtesy of one of members Stu as he is known VK5STU with his daughter helping him.

Posted by Royce VK5FRWF