26 Sep 2016
September 26, 2016

The Royal Deeside Railway

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Railways on the Air GB2RDR Operated over the weekend 24th and 25th of September 2016 The Royal Deeside Railway is located at Milton of Crathes, Banchory, Aberdeenshire, AB31 5QH We had a very successful weekend operation with the backdrop of the SALMON steam engine at the edge of the grounds of Crathes Castle on the banks of Royal Deeside.. read more →

The 2015 International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend took place at Walker Park adjacent to Girdleness Lighthouse re-activating callsign GB2GNL. This year, the Aberdeen Amateur Radio Society used their Kenwood TS-590 with a GM4OBD’s home brew 40m loop and GM3WIJ’s dipole for 80m, 40m and 20m. Logging and DX cluster using the club PC running Ham Radio Deluxe. This.. read more →

20 Jul 2015
July 20, 2015

RSGB QRP CW Contest 2015

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A rushed change of location after Aberdeen Walker Park became unavailable at short notice A few pictures from Craigindarroch Car Park near Rhynie on Sunday the 19th of July 2015 can be seen at our Flickr page. GM3BSQ Flickr page link read more →

The 2012 International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend took place at Walker Park adjacent to Girdleness Lighthouse re-activating callsign GB2GNL. This year, the Aberdeen Amateur Radio Society used their TS-850 with a nested dipole fir 80m, 40m and 20m. Logging and DX cluster using the club PC running Ham Radio Deluxe. This proved a successful setup for.. read more →

21 Feb 2010
February 21, 2010

Guides at Aboyne 2010

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Guides Brownies and Cubs were present to achieve their communications badges on a cold snowy day on 21st February 2010 Pictures on Flickr depict the setting up of the VHF and HF stations. the dipole antenna trap can just be seen against the clear blue sky. Setting up is always the hardest part of any.. read more →