Category Archives: Events

International Marconi Day

On Saturday 27th April we “chased” International Marconi Day stations Despite poor band conditions during our operating window we did manage 15 or so QSO’s, including the organising station and K3S in the US. The team had a great time and a bit of fun along the way. We set up a second HF operating… Read More »


Last weekend, EARS helped the local 1st Elderslie Scout Group take part in the 56th Jamboree-on-the-Air event (JOTA). We set up at the Scout hall with a 1/2 size G5RV for the HF bands, and a vertical antenna for 2m.  Both worked very well allowing contacts as far away as Oman and the east coast… Read More »