Category Archives: Club Admin

QSL and Logbooks

LEFARS QSL and Logbooks About two years ago Marc Litchman G0TOC ( Silent Key ) approached me to take over running the club’s logbooks and be the QSL manager as his illness at that time made it difficult for him to do. The QSL and logging system at the that time utilised hand written paper… Read More »

Factual Articles

Factual Articles…  What Did You Do in the Cold War Daddy? by John Crabbe, G3WFM (0.4Mb) LEFARS Newsletter Award 2009/10 Winner “Best Factual Article”  Water Under the Bridge by John Mulye, GØVEH (0.3Mb) LEFARS Newsletter Award 2009/10 Runner-up “Best Factual Article”  From our Cretan Correspondent by Dick Whittering, SVØXBN/9 (0.4Mb) LEFARS Newsletter Award 2009/10 Runner-up “Best Factual Article”… Read More »

Technical Articles

Technical Articles…  Home-Brewing NUE-PSK Digital Modem A Build Report by Mike Josi, KC2QPO / MØHSX (0.5Mb) LEFARS Newsletter Award 2009/10 Winner “Best Technical Article”  The Beginner: The First Six Months by Colin Butcher, M6RHB / 2EØRHB (0.3Mb) LEFARS Newsletter Award 2009/10 Runner-up “Best Technical Article”  Ham Radio (PSK) Deluxe and HRD Logger Another “Tell-It-As-It-Really-Is” Review by Dick… Read More »

Practical Guides

Practical Guides…  Portability Revisited by John Mulye, GØVEH (0.9Mb) Travelogues…  A Guide for the Virgin SOTA Activator Activating Skiddaw LD-004 at 931metres / 3,054ft by Dave Cutts, MØTAZ and John Parfrey, MØUKD (0.6Mb) LEFARS Newsletter Award 2009/10 Winner “Best Travelogue”  Friedrichshafen 2008 by Train by John Crabbe, G3WFM (0.4Mb) LEFARS Newsletter Award 2008 Winner “Best Travelogue”  Summer Visit… Read More »

Club Meetings

There is a weekly Zoom meeting (for members and invited guests) to keep in touch, held every Friday at 8 pm. Please contact the Hon. Secretary, David Priest on 07850 120180 or at secretary@lefars.org.uk to be added to the invite list. No face to face meetings until further notice. We are planning events for later in the year, these… Read More »

Meet the Committee

2020/21 Committee Richard Clark, G4DDP; David Cutts, MØTAZ; Merlin Fox, MØMFX; Dave De La Haye, MØMBD; David Priest, MØVID; John Short, G1DJI; George Smart, M1GEO. The AGM finished at 20:12. Update 16th November 2020. A Zoom committee meeting was held on 16th November to determine roles for the new committee. Richard Clark, G4DDP Chairman, QSL… Read More »