International Lighthouse Weekend 2006 – GB2GNL A few pictures from 2006 International Lighthouse Weekend Girdleness Lighthouse at Greyhope Bay, Aberdeen on the 19th & 20th August. Although foggy on Sunday morning, turned out a beautiful day. A full size 40m loop was used (to the right of the lighthouse) We used GB2GNL for this event.. read more →

A few pictures from Grampian Transport Museum 17th & 18th June 2006 Amateur Radio Museums on the Air weekend, callsign GB2GTM This year saw us in housed in a purpose built building which is normally used for transmitting audio commentary around the museum’s vehicle display track. Various vertical antennas were trialled on teh metal grid building roof. The main.. read more →

04 Jun 2006
June 4, 2006

CW National Field Day 2006

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CW National Field Day 2006 A few pictures from 2006 CW field day at Counteswells on the outskirts of Aberdeen on the 3rd & 4th of June. Grass was knee high which made soft bed for the tents. Not so easy for the antenna securing pegs. read more →

04 Sep 2005
September 4, 2005

SSB Field Day at Walker Park, Aberdeen

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A few snaps from Walker Park Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th September 2005 during the SSB field day event. Girdleness Lighthouse is hiding under cover of darkness in this overnight operation. We had thousands of visitors but most had six legs and only paid a flying visit – Hi.     Thanks to Colin Burnet.. read more →

11 Aug 2005
August 11, 2005

Aberdeen Lifeboat 2005

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The 2005 visit to the Aberdeen Lifeboat on 11th Aug The RLNI Severn class lifeboat Bon-Accord 17-24 has a web site Aberdeen Liveboat Back left-right: GM4TVB, GM4HTU, GM4OBD, 2M0AVL, GM8MHU   Front: 2M1HRS   read more →