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3.4 GHz Transverter Testing

Videos of some 3.4 GHz experiments.

First, the initial 3.4 GHz transverter receive test, placing a VK3XDK Signal Generator several streets away.


 

3.4 & 2.4 GHz setup with VK4EA/P, January 2013 during the Summer Field Day.


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S/E QLD Microwave Activity Day, Feb 2013

A 3-part series covering the S/E Queensland Microwave Activity Day (MAD) on February 24, 2013.

VK4 Microwave Activity Day (MAD), Feb 24, 2013 – Part 1


 

VK4 Microwave Activity Day (MAD), Feb 24, 2013 – Part 2


 

VK4 Microwave Activity Day (MAD), Feb 24, 2013 – Part 3

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10 GHz VK3XDK Transverter Testing

Three videos testing a VK3XDK 10 GHz transverter system.
 
The first 10 GHz transverter system test is a short range test across the Brisbane River to VK4WR.


 

Second 10 GHz transverter system test


 

Third 10 GHz transverter system test

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S/E QLD 2013 Microwave Test & Tune Day

This video by Peter, VK4EA, covers the VK4 2013 Microwave Test & Tune day, held at the Redcliffe & Districts Radio Club rooms on April 21, 2013.

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10 GHz via Rain Scatter

A video demonstrating what 10 GHz via rain scatter sounds like.

Firstly Kevin, VK4UH, is listening to the VK4RBB beacon, then we see a 10 GHz QSO between VK4GHZ and VK4UH.


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S/E QLD Microwave Activity Day, Feb 2013

A 3-part series covering the S/E Queensland Microwave Activity Day (MAD) on February 24, 2013.

VK4 Microwave Activity Day (MAD), Feb 24, 2013 – Part 1


 

VK4 Microwave Activity Day (MAD), Feb 24, 2013 – Part 2


 

VK4 Microwave Activity Day (MAD), Feb 24, 2013 – Part 3

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VK4RTT 2M Beacon Upgrade

Learn more about the new VK4RTT beacon, now in service, as of Sunday January 20, 2013.

The previous beacon served the VHF community very well, for around 30 years, but over time became increasingly unreliable.

So, a replacement was commissioned.

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Rig Blaster Advantage Unboxing

Unboxing of a West Mountain Radio Rigblaster Advantage interface unit.

This unit offers a lot of great features at a good price.

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Icom CR-293 High Stab Option

A look at the Icom CR-293 High Stability Oscillator option in an IC-910.

Easy to tweak, and the stability is very good.
You may not need to muck around with GPS Locking at all.

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S/E QLD Microwave Activity Day, Oct 2012

This video takes a look at the S/E QLD Microwave Activity Day (MAD) on October 28, 2012.

See VK4ADC, VK4AQF, VK4EA, VK4GHZ, VK4KJJ, VK4OE, VK4UH, VK4ZQ operating on the microwave bands around South East Queensland.


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S/E QLD 2012 Microwave Test & Tune Day

This is a 2-part series covering the VK4 2012 Microwave Test & Tune day, held at the Redcliffe & Districts Radio Club rooms on September 16, 2012.

S/E QLD Microwave 2012 Tune Up Day – Part 1

 

S/E QLD Microwave 2012 Tune Up Day – Part 2

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VHF/UHF Summer Field Day 2012 at VK4GHZ/P

Join team members:
Adam, VK4GHZ
Alan, VK4WR
Graeme, VK4FI
Scott, VK4CZ
at their Summer Field Day station atop Mt Richmond, in Northen NSW.

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