Dates for the Diary 2018

Every Sunday @ 10am local, HF net on 3.705+-MHz
Every Tuesday @ 8pm local, VFH net on 144.700MHz
144.700MHz general club frequency 7 days a week

Please, if you feel you could talk about a passion of yours for 15-30 mins of a club evening, be it technical, or any topic that might be of interest to others, then please let us know.

16th March – Talk from Mike GW8MER – Technical aspects of commercial fire alarm systems
23th March – Last club night before Easter, hot cross buns and a social evening
30th March – Good Friday, no club

13th April – Intermediate course starting – 7:20pm sharp each week
23rd April – Curry Night, The Vanilla Spice, Newport. 7pm for 7:30pm (booked)

15th June – Shack’n’Tell – shacks and aerials – show a couple of pictures of your shack and say a couple of words about it – LGE to prepare slide show of submissions

22nd June – Radio calibration evening – test gear from Ross including the Marconi 2955b

All through July – 4 construction evenings – bring in what you are working on, make a balun/unun with OGO, a trap with NWS, have a play with an arduino and sensors, aerials in the garden area

6th August – Fish chip evening, Pages Cwmbran, 7pm
18th August – ILLW – East Usk Lighthouse – GB4EUL – NoV

1st – 2nd September – RSGB SSB Field day – GW8GT? or GC4EZW?
22nd September – ROTA – Old Station Tintern – GB4OST – NoV

October 24th – NARS v Cwmbran – Club quiz. Venue : Cwmbran Club

22nd November – Table top sale, clear out before the new toys of Christmas

20th December – last club night of the year – Bunfight. Return on the 10th Jan’19