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News............Buxton Bash cancelled....... Yorkshire Bash details coming soon. ........26CT000 Club Station will be active again
Call Sign : M6PXY M0PXY Posts : 36 Times Thanked : 7 Join date : 2019-06-27 QTH or Location : Peterborough Equipment Used : Kwood TS590, 80ft portable tower . multiple h/b antennas. Acom 1kw amp.
Subject: YORKSHIRE BASH 2022 Thu May 05, 2022 7:12 pm
Buxton Bash is dead in the water, the parish council are asking far too much money this year and too many restrictions. Yorkshire Bash is Alive. Thurdays 14th through to Sunday 17th July We have moved location to a place Nr Driffield East Yorkshire, Andy Ward has a field we can use. 54.059070,-0.375993 https://maps.app.goo.gl/RK7uiZuUX7HNnfat5 or post code yo25 4sp will get you within 300 yds of the field
Camping is £10 per night or £25 for the 3 nights. All money will go towards the Portaloo and BBQ.
Last edited by Andy591/P on Wed May 25, 2022 6:21 pm; edited 2 times in total
Here is the main station stats that will get used and maybe abused.
The Antenna is a H-brew 6 ele quad ( " It's F###in Huge " says Ozzy ) with a gain of 10dbd. This means that we will be slightly above the 12watt ERP limit, ( 500 wtts will give approx 5kw ERP ) but close enough.
The amp is an Acom 1kw that will tick over all day at 500 and with that Antenna we shouldnt need any more .
The tower is 80ft at full height, it depends on the wind speed but will good at 40 to 50ft all day long. Radio is a K-wood TS590, works nicely on the bands. The seat is always available for anyone to sit and have a play. I will have my Laptop with me, can run up plots and designs for yagis or quads if you are thinking about building one.
It would be great to see some new faces during the 4 days.
Posts : 49 Times Thanked : 0 Join date : 2020-02-15 QTH or Location : England Equipment Used : Radios
Subject: Re: YORKSHIRE BASH 2022 Sat May 21, 2022 8:35 am
Would be nice to be a new face but alas yorkshire is a tad to far out Nice aerial though would be intrested in how much it cost as ive been looking at the big signal 4 bs 11 which comes in at about 525 euros