Highfields Amateur Radio Club
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- Home Page
Links to various places around the site plus Cardiff weather and more.
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Want to know about Amateur Radio?
Sections with their own Index Pages.
- Callsign Facts.
Information about Callsigns, Famous Operators etc.
- Fun and Games Section.
Jokes, witticisms, optical illusions and lots more to give you a giggle or just to waste some time!
- General Information.
Articles of general information that may be linked with Amateur Radio. Includes History of Computing from 35,000 BC to AD 1986.
Not to be confused with Constructors Corner General Information below.
- Glossary of Radio Terms.
Possibly the largest Amateur Radio golssary on the net! Includes appendicies on Battery Equivalents, D-STAR and more.
- Innovators of Electricity and Radio.
Short biographies of people who have altered electrics, electronics and radio communications over the years.
- Mobile Installation Hints & Tips.
How to kit out your vehicle with radio equipment.
- PC Help Section.
For hints, tips & help with PC related problems.
- Recipe Section.
From something to munch on while chasing DX to full meals and more.
Includes war-time recipes and information.
- Country Callsigns.
Just heard a call sign and don't know where he is? The answer is here.
- Ethics and Procedures for the Radio Amateur
Good practice for proper working on the air.
- Mobile Operation - the Law.
A run down on operating while in control of a vehicle from a legal point of view.
(UK law, other countries may vary!).
- Morse Code.
A look at this early digital mode, dotting the Di Dits and crossing the Dahs.
- Q Codes.
A look at what those Q codes mean.
- RST Codes.
What does 5 by 9 mean? The answer is here.
- Rechargeable Battery Information.
The differences between the different types of rechargable batteries and advice on how to make them last as long as possible.
Reviews of radio equipment, sales, services and anything else, by the people who are using / have used them.
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Links to Other Web Sites.