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Category: Antennas

That deep dark hole called QRP, Part 2

Chapter 2! In the last chapter I spoke about exploring the concept of portable operations, taking delivery of a Yaesu FT-818, Making use of the 7M Sotabeams mast with a linked Dipole. Natively the FT-818 comes with a 1900mAh Ni-MH internal battery and while you can still run 6 watts, it will run out of…
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News 21.03.2021

The club wishes to announce the Central Coast Amateur Radio Club “Mayham” event will be held on Sunday the 30th of May 2021 at Wyong Race Course. For the patrons who have attended the Wyong Field Day for many years, It’s the same event, but with a fresh date and new name. For those are…
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QRP right? chapter 1

It’s something that some love it and some loathe it. In the big scheme of things, I am very new to the world of Amateur Radio obtaining my licence in 2018. I was shown the wonders of portable operations at a CCARC outing to Mount Elliot, getting outdoors and away from any real noise from…
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News 08.03.2020

The Club recently received a large number of electronic components and wish to thank Alex & Margaret of the Tumbi Umbi area. The club is now swimming in a sea of Resistors, Capacitors, Diodes and an assortment of solenoids. Next Friday the 13th of March, the Club’s VK2RAG repeater will be relaying an international Space…
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THE PERIODIC NEWSLETTER OF THE CENTRAL COAST AMATEUR RADIO CLUB ISSUE No 13-45 21st. December 2013 STOP PRESS: Important update on planning permission for towers and masts in NSW (relayed by Ian VK2HK) Roger updated this latest piece of news onto the WIA Website. Amateur Radio Antennas and Masts in NSW Date : 21 /…
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