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Programme for 2021

Meetings (ie entries in maroon) take place in the Boyce Building at the Aldershot Military Museum Queens Avenue, Aldershot, GU11 2LG.
Those attending must comply with Government regulations.
Member's online meetings will continue on those Wednesdays that there is no real life club meeting (ie 1st, 3rd and 5th Wednesday in the month)
Meetings start at 7:30 for 8:00pm unless otherwise stated

Date

Meeting/Event

2 Jan

3.5MHz-7MHz CW AFS Contest 1300 - 1700 UTC Rules

13 Jan

Chairman’s Meeting. Kevin G7BCS Online Meeting

10 Jan

3.5MHz-7MHz AFS Datamodes Contest 1300-1700 UTC

16 Jan

3.5MHz-7MHz SSB AFS Contest 1300 - 1700 UTC

27 Jan

Software for Amateurs Chris G1VDP Online

10 Feb

Electronic Logging Peter/M0URL Online

24 Feb

VNAs (Video) introduced by Mike M7MGB Online

10 Mar

Exploring the Gigahertz Barry G4SJH Online

24 Mar

Anti vibration mounts surveys and installation Colin G8BCO Online

7 Apr

Music Quiz Carl M6LTG + Natter Night Online

14 Apr

History of Baldock Radio Station Jim/G4DKQ Online

21 Apr

Nimrod Sonar Peter G4MBZ Online

28 Apr

Quiz with both amateur radio and general knowledge questions Brian G1FNS Online

12 May

SDRplay Jon Hudson Online

26 May

Old Ham Radio Gear Steve G3ZPS (Online)

4-6 June

Event: NFD and social at clubs HF contesting site. Contest starts 1500 UTC (4pm clock time) on 5 June and ends 1500 UTC on 6 June Rules

9 June

Evening on the Air at Club HF contesting site. Directions are on the Members Forum. Non members please email us for directions. 7pm for 8pm until 10pm. (You can arrive anytime after 6pm)

23 June

Data Modes by Mike/G4WNC video online.

2-4 July

Event: VHF NFD. Club HF contesting site. Directions are on the Members Forum. Non members please contact us for directions. Contest starts 1400 UTC (3pm clock time) on 3 July and ends 1400 UTC on 4 July Rules

14 July

All About Baluns video online

28 July

Oscilloscopes Bill G8SUJ ‘face to face’ meeting at the club room and also on Zoom

11 Aug

QO-100, Activating G2DX through the satellite; Barry G4JSH

25 Aug

Big Event TV Brian G1FNS

3-5 Sept

Event: SSB Field Day at Club HF contesting site. Contest starts 1300UTC (2pm clock time) on 4 September and ends 1300 UTC on 5 September Rules

4 Sept?

Event: Bring your own food BBQ at Club HF contesting site

8 Sept

Construction Contest

22 Sept

Computer Aid Design (CAD) Colin G8BCO

13 Oct

Skittles Evening. Alley booked from 7:00pm for a 7:30 start at the Jolly Farmer, Blacknest, Nr Alton GU34 4QD

27 Oct

Used Equipment Sale

10 Nov

Vintage Wireless Charlie G6TSX

24 Nov

AGM

8 Dec

Christmas Dinner

22 Dec

No Meeting

Please come along - You will receive a warm welcome
Committee Meetings
3 Feb, 7 Apr, 2 June, 4 Aug, 6 Oct, 1 Dec

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