really useful sites
club members’ sites, other nearby clubs, and general
- Ridgeway Repeater Group
Management group for GB3WH, GB3TD, GB7NW and MB7UR.
- Team Thunderbox
M0OTM, M0KGV, M0OZD & Terry.
Trowbridge & District Amateur Radio Club
Chippenham & District Amateur Radio Club
If you can’t find a link here it probably doesn’t exist!
Very useful pages from the writer of Radcom’s ‘In Practice’ pages. Co-author of ‘The VHF/UHF DX Book’. Sadly no longer in print (why?) – get hold of a copy if you can. The best book I have ever read for VHF/UHF.
components & hardware
Great source for all sorts of copper/silver/gold(!) wire at reasonable prices.
Run by Peter G7JAB. Excellent service, good range.
Run by Robin Sykes, G3NFV
- Bowood Electronics
Lots of stuff from Bakewell
- W.H Westlake Electronics
Run by Henry Westlake, G8MWW
- G H Engineering
Some difficult to obtain components here
- Barend Hendriksen
You’ll find it in the Netherlands….
- Moonraker UK Ltd
Antennae from a British company.
- Waters & Stanton PLC
- ICOM UK
- Datasheet archive
Fantastic resource for component datasheets
- Yaesu UK
Locate hard to find electronic components like surge protected resistors and resistance temperature detectors at Riedon.