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Programme For 2018



January 2018
Updated - 23rd November 2017

Tuesday 2nd - No Meeting.
Tuesday 9th - First meeting of the year. Welcome back.
Tuesday 16th - Operating.
Tuesday 23th - Introduction to Fusion and the FT-70 - Nicolas M1HOG.
Friday 26th - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450
Tuesday 30th - Social and Fusion Demo.

February 2018
Updated - 27th February 2018

Monday 5th - 80 meter Club Contest SSB 20:00 - 21:30
Tuesday 6th - Operating.
Wednesday 7th - UKEI SSB
Tuesday 13th - Social.
Wednesday 14th - 80 meter Club Contest Data 20:00 - 21:30
Tuesday 20th - Introduction to CHIRP - Nicolas M1HOG.
Thursday 22nd - 80 meter Club Contest CW 20:00 - 21:30
Friday 23rd - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450
Sunday 25th - 70MHz cumulative (10:00 - 12:00) Contest
Tuesday 27th - ** Postponed ** Construction Competition.
Wednesday 28th - UKEI CW

March 2018
Updated - 1st March 2018

Sat/Sun 3rd/4th - 144MHz/432MHz (14:00 - 14:00) Contest
Monday 5th - 80 meter Club Contest Data 20:00 - 21:30
Tuesday 6th - Operating.
Wednesday 7th - UKEI SSB
Saturday 10th, Sunday 11th 10am to 10am Commonwealth Contest (BERU) CW
Sun 11th - 70MHz cumulative (10:00 - 12:00)
Tuesday 13th - SADARS AGM 20:00
Wednesday 14th - 80 meter Club Contest CW 20:00 - 21:30
Tuesday 20th - Social.
Thursday 22nd - 80 meter Club Contest SSB 20:00 - 21:30
Tuesday 27th - The struggle to defend HF against the rising digital tide - Martin G8KDF
Wednesday 28th - UKEI CW
Friday 30th - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450

April 2018
Updated - 16th April 2018

Sun 1st - 70MHz (09:00 - 12:00) Contest
Monday 2nd - 80 meter Club Contest CW 20:00 - 21:30
Tuesday 3rd - Construction Competition.
Wednesday 4th - UKEI SSB
Thursday 5th - Shefford Club Junk Sale
Tuesday 10th - Social
Wednesday 11th - 80 meter Club Contest SSB 20:00 - 21:30
Sun 15th - 50MHz (09:00 - 12:00) Contest
Tuesday 17th - TBA
Tuesday 24th - Operating
Sat/Sun 21/22 - VHF MGM Contest (14:00 - 1400)
Wednesday 25th - UKEI CW
Thursday 26th - 80 meter Club Contest DATA 20:00 - 21:30
Friday 27th - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450

May 2018
Updated - 30th April 2018

Tuesday 1st - Talk G6YIQ - Remote operated, high power ATU and it's development into an Auto ATU
Sat 5th - 432MHz Trophy (14:00 - 22:00) Contest
Sat/Sun 5th/6th - 432MHz - Microwave (14:00 - 14:00) Contest
Monday 7th - 80 meter Club Contest SSB 20:00 - 21:30
Tuesday 8th - TBA
Saturday 12th - Sunday 13th Mills on the Air Weekend - GB6CW Cromer Windmill.
Sun 13th - 70MHz CW (09:00 - 12:00) Contest
Tuesday 15th - TBA
Wednesday 16th - 80 meter Club Contest Data 20:00 - 21:30
Sat/Sun 19th/20th - 144MHz (14:00 - 14:00) 144MHz backpackers (11:00 - 15:00) Contest
Sunday 20th Dunstable Downs Radio Club - Stockwood Park Rally Luton.
Tuesday 22nd - TBA
Thursday 24th - 80 meter Club Contest CW 20:00 - 21:30
Friday 25th - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450
Sun 27 - 70MHz cumulative (14:00 - 16:00) Contest
Tuesday 29th - TBA

June 2018
Updated - 11th February 2018

Saturday 2nd/3rd June NFD at PYO lower field. Contact Ron G4DDX.
Tuesday 5th - Operating.
Sun 10th - 144MHz Backpackers (09:00 - 13:00) Contest
Tuesday 12th - TBA
Sat/Sun 16th/17th    50MHz Trophy (14:00 - 14:00) Contest
Tuesday 19th - TBA
Sun 24th - 50MHz CW (09:00 - 12:00) 70MHz cumulative (14:00 - 16:00)
Tuesday 26th - TBA
Friday 29th - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450

July 2018
Updated - 12th July 2018

Sat/Sun 7th/8th - VHF NFD (50MHz, 70MHz, 144MHz, 432MHz, 1296MHz) (14:00 - 14:00) Contest
Sun 8th - 144MHz Backpackers (11:00 - 15:00) Contest
Tuesday 3rd - Operating.
Tuesday 10th - TBA
Sat/Sun 14th/15th    50MHz Trophy (14:00 - 14:00) Contest
Tuesday 17th - TBA
Sun 22nd - 70MHz Trophy (10:00 - 16:00) Contest
Tuesday 24th - TBA
Friday 27th - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450
Tuesday 31st - TBA

August 2018
Updated - 22nd August 2018

Tuesday 1st - Social
Tuesday 7th - TBA.
Tuesday 14th - Operating.
Tuesday 21st - Quiz - Jeff G6YIQ
Tuesday 28th - Revisit SD Logging - Ron G4DDX
Friday 31st - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450


September 2018
Updated - 22nd August 2018

Saturday 1st/Sunday 2nd - HF SSB field day and 144MHz SSB (PYO site Gravely)
Tuesday 4th - Amateur Radio Another Viewpoint - Phil Weber.

Tuesday 11th -  TBA.
Tuesday 18th - Operating.
Tuesday 25th - TBA.
Friday 28th - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450


October 2018
Updated - 18 September 2018

Tuesday 2nd - Social
Tuesday 9th -  Talk.
Tuesday 16th - Operating.
Tuesday 23th - Social
Friday 26th - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450
Tuesday 30th - Cables and Connectors - Nicolas M1HOG.

November 2018
Updated - 18th September 2018

Tuesday 6th - Social
Tuesday 13th -  Talk.
Tuesday 20th - Operating.
Friday 23th - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450
Tuesday 27th - Table Top Bring and Buy Auction Sale.

December 2018
Updated - 18th September 2018

Tuesday 4th - Social
Tuesday 11th - Christmas dinner - PROVISONAL!
Tuesday 18th - Social - Mince Pie Night!
Tuesday 25th - Christmas Morning Net on 145.450
Friday 28th - Club Net 7.30pm local time, on 145.450