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Monday, November 10th, 2014

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G100RSGB; Thursday and Friday (19-20th July)

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

On Thursday and Friday (19-20th July), we will be activating G100RSGB, the RSGB Centenary callsign from Worts Causeway. Everyone is welcome. The location: We'll be on air from 0000Z (1am local time) Thursday until 2359Z Friday (1am Saturday morning), which means we will be setting up from ...

23cm Contest Station

Monday, March 25th, 2013

One of our main objectives in the Camb-Hams contest side of the group is improving the technical aspects of the stations.  For 23cm Gavin M1BXF done just that by building a masthead system which incorporated the preamp and transmit amp. Our average adjudicated position average ...

Flossie Insulation

Sunday, March 24th, 2013

Back in September 2012 Joe M0ZRN and Gavin M1BXF started insulating the roof on Flossie as at times on UKAC’s it got a little chilly.  The walls have wood panels so have some insulation already. Joe donated some thin wood panel which we cut to size to fit the ...

6m Human Beam

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Camb-Hams on ICQ Podcast

Tuesday, April 24th, 2012

Martin Butler (M1MRB) and Colin Butler (M6BOY) produce a great podcast for radio hams and for some time the Camb-Hams have been talking with them regarding an interview which Lawrence M0LCM, Dominic M0BLF and Gavin M1BXF managed to have a few weeks back.  The podcast has just been released S05E09; ...

Repeater Signal Strength Reports

Friday, March 16th, 2012

The CRG have created a form to allow Repeater Signal Strength Reports as it is always useful to receive reports of how well our repeaters are being heard and we really appreciate it when people take the time to tell us. If you have time please fill in the form ...

A small flavour of Cambridge105’s Red Nose Day

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011


Camb-Hams Get Involved In Community Radio For Red Nose Day

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

The Camb-Hams, the social side of the Cambridgeshire Repeater Group, are going to be out in Flossie ( ) to run an Outside Broadcast unit for Cambridge 105 ( ) on Friday 18th March. Cambridge 105 is a community station serving the city of Cambridge England, and the ...

AFS Super League update

Sunday, February 20th, 2011

In 2010, the RSGB introduced a new contest series: the AFS "Super League", combining the results of the 2m, 70cm, 80m CW and 80m SSB AFS events. The Camb-Hams have joined forces with the Cambridge University Wireless Society, and after an excellent result in the 2m AFS (with our "A" ...

Thinking Day On The Air

Monday, February 14th, 2011

On the 19th of February the Camb-Hams will be taking Flossie out to help the Hundingdon ARS with Thinking Day on the Air (TDOTA) at the West Cambridgeshire Guide Headquarters at Abbotts Ripton. We shall have the call sign GB1CWG (Cambridgeshire West Guides). The Guides will arrive at ...

Camb-Hams 2011 DX’pedition will be to the Isle of Arran EU-123

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

Breaking news: this year's Camb-Hams DX'pedition will be to the Isle of Arran, IOTA EU-123, between 1st and 8th May!

50MHz January 2011 UKAC Results

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

G3PYE/P came third in Restricted section of January's 50MHz UKAC: :-)


Monday, January 17th, 2011

The camb-hams put a 4 station entry (team A) in for the 80m SSB RSGB AFS on Saturday... Thanks to G3PYE (Ops M0TOC & M0VFC), G6UW (Op M0BLF), G3ZAY and M1BXF (Ops M1BXF & G8TMV) for operating and also to Michael G7VJR for the loan of equipment.  It was great ...

Updates to the Camb-Hams webpage

Friday, January 7th, 2011

Some subtle update were done to the site today including updating the ‘Who Are We?’ section, a more dynamic News Alerts section - with the addition of a dedicated News page and updated some links which now includes a direct link to the Camb-Hams DXpedition site.