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Election of Club Officers and committee members for 2020/2021

The club AGM was held this afternoon (13th September) and after reports from our outgoing Chair, Secretary and Treasurer, a very brief awards ceremony, the election took place of club officers and committee members took place. Those elected were – • Chair Dave Parkinson 2i0SJV• Deputy Chair George Frazer Gi4SJQ • Secretary Jamie Robinson 2i0FVX•… Read More »

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For those of you who have been following along our videos from the clubs Tuesday Night Lecture Series it has not got a lot easier. You can go to www.youtube.com/muarcmedia and that will bring you to our Youtube channel with all our previous lecture videos and much more content in the pipeline. Visit the channel,… Read More »

Building a Delta Loop for 10m

This post will hopefully encourage you to experient with more aerials/antennas and try different types for your location! The delta loop is a full wave antenna that is usually fed with a 50-ohm coax via a 4:1 balun or 75-ohm matching section, depending on the build. Also, where you attach the coax will affect the… Read More »

Online Licence Training

OUR NEXT FOUNDATION LICENCE TRAINING STARTS 26th of November and there is still time to register. Email address below for further info. Welcome to the Mid Ulster Amateur Radio Club (MUARC) licence training information. With the onset of restrictions, all of our training on the Foundation licence and Intermediate licence levels will take place over… Read More »

Tuesday Night Lecture Series

Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month at 7 pm the club hosts a zoom session where we have different topics and presenters from around the world deliver a lecture lasting around 40 minutes. Tonight 10/11/20 we have Dave G4 DPZ speaking on AMSAT UK and the many different projects that AMSAT are involved… Read More »

Joining MUARC

Mid Ulster Membership Options At the Mid Ulster ARC we have a few options when it comes to club membership. Membership for anyone (you do not have to be licenced to be a member) 18 years above & not in full-time education in Northern Ireland is priced at £20.00 per 12 months from September to… Read More »

Club Members

Our club has been established since 1965. In that time there has been many members through our books. We are a proud club and below you will find a list of those members who have agreed to have their name and call appear on this list. This list is not exhaustive. John Mi0 WJC Colin… Read More »

Privacy Policy

The Mid Ulster Amateur Radio Club (referred to as MUARC here on in) respect your privacy. The below policy tells you what personal data we collect from you and how we use it.Our use of personal data is in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations 2018 (GDPR) Who we are Our website address is:… Read More »

Coax Loss Chart

Following on from George, GI4SJQ’s talk on coax and connectors, here is a chart of the more popular coax type and their loss. Also calculated is the dB loss and power out for 20W in over a 20m length, for both 145MHz and 435MHz. For comparison there is an additional column of price per meter… Read More »