Category Archives: Beacons

WARG Practical and Information sessions – Meetings

WARG is changing the way meetings are run to include more informational/practical sessions. We’re considering bi-monthly General Meetings, where the alternate month will involve informational/practical sessions. We’re also looking at the restructure of formal General Meetings to ‘compress’ the formalities … Continue reading

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VK6RBP – NCDXF – International HF Beacon

VK6RBP NCDXF International HF BeaconĀ  is now back in service. After extensive onsite testing by Graham VK6LV and Heath VK6TWO the HF beacon was found to be faulty and removed from service for repair. Anthony VK6AXB has now repaired the … Continue reading

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Roleystone (6RAP, 6RWN, 6RUF)

A HUGE amount of money, equipment and time has been spent on our ‘Hub’ site at Roleystone VK6RAP in the past couple of months. We have installed 3x new LDF5-50 coax runs to the top of the 80m mast, Installed … Continue reading

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VK6RBP International Beacon

Some troubles were reported with the NCDXF International Beacon at Roleystone on Saturday 29 September 2007. A visit to the site by Cliff VK6LZ and interested observers that day found that the beacon was shutting down on the 17 metre … Continue reading

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