John Cooke GM8OTI welcomed participants to the 2014 GM Microwave Round Table

Pete Bates GM4BYF gave some practical demonstrations of simple measurements at microwave frequencies

Andy Sinclair MM0FMF explained the new UK Microwave Group / Summits on the Air award scheme

The UKuG / SOTA award scheme has a snazzy new certificate

A session on personal microwave beacons was started by Alan Dimmick GM0USI

Followed by Brian Flynn GM8BJF who talked about a special beacon GM3WOJ/B

GM3WOJ/B is designed to scatter its signal off the Cairngorm mountains, so that it can be received further south

 

An extra short item before lunch was presented by Ed Murphy GM3SBC who has a new software defined radio design almost completed