Thames Amateur Radio Group
21 Apr: 7.30pm CW practice and 8pm TARGet Nite topics:
… Resistor colour codes and calculations
… Practical soldering
05 May: 7.30pm CW practice and 8pm main speaker:
… “QRP for the tightwad” (Low Power Radio on a budget) by Tony G4WIF
“Based in Canvey Island our membership is a healthy mix of experienced radio amateurs and those who have only just discovered the hobby.
There is so much going on that there is
something for everyone.
Whether you want to learn radio,
get back into the hobby after a break or
just inquisitive we would be delighted for you to visit us to see what’s on offer“.
Nigel M0ICH, Chair
Here’s an outline of what we do:
- Structured Training leading to RSGB examination
- Monthly Club Meeting with a guest speaker
- Monthly TARGet Nite for “hands-on” radio
- Operating Field Days around the county, and exhibitions
- Morse Code Class
- Data mode expertise
- A pool of technical advice and help
- Access to equipment
- Great social atmosphere
How to Find Out more
We are fortunate to have so many good Amateur Radio Groups in Essex. Here at TARG we will welcome our 100th candidate to our training course in January 2017. A new Committee was elected in November ’16 and, with feedback from the membership, are planning a range of activities for 2017 with the opportunity for involvement at all levels of experience and interest.
The best way to discover TARG is simply turn up at one of our meetings, or email us via our Contact Page. We’ll be delighted to answer your questions and welcome you to have a look around to make your own mind up.