The Classic Bird 43 Wattmeter….

ICQ Podcast Episode 277….

In this episode, Martin M1MRB is joined by Chris Howard M0TCH, Dan Romanchik KB6NU, Martin Rothwell M0SGL, Ed Durrant DD5LP and Frank Howell K4FMH to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief, and this episode’s feature is – The Classic Bird 43 Wattmeter.


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News stories include:-

  • EI Station Works Japan on 70cms Moonbounce for EI First
  • Moon Bounce on a Dipole
  • Ofcom Issues M5 prefix Calls Again
  • Spectrum Management and the Impact on Amateur Radio
  • FCC to Impose Two-Way VHF/UHF Radio Restrictions
  • Swedish Amateur Radio Regulation Changes
  • Russia Proposes DRM on 65.9-74.0 MHz
  • ExseedSat Ham Radio FM Transponder Satellite

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