Episode 188 - Richard Newstead - G3CWI
Richard Newstead, G3CWI channels:
British R1155 Receiver
Top band nets on AM
John Lewis, G3MYI mentor top band DXer
First License: Age 17, G3CWI
First Rig: Yaesu FT-201 Transceiver
Favorite Mode: CW
Current rig: Icom IC-7300 Transceiver. Uses with automatic testing software in office laboratory.
Favorite operating mode: CW
Pye Telecom Radio Equipment
British Antarctic Survey
SS Endurance, British Royal Marines
Falkland Islands Invasion
Laurie Margolis, G3UML - Guest of the QSO Today Podcast. BBC Journalist who broke the Falkland Island War story as it was happening.
Richard’s Australian callsign: VK6ARN -
Bothy Bag - emergency shelter carried in a bag.
Wes Hayward, W7ZOI
John Linford, G3WGV - founder of Summits on the Air
Yaesu FT-817 Transceiver
DX Explorer Software
Frank Donovan, W3LPL is a WSPRlite user, our guest on the QSO Today Podcast
Sotabeams LCR45 meter
Martin, Technical Director
Aaron, Shipping and Logistics
Matt, Production Manager
DX Engineering Sotabeams Link
SOTA Sherpa Award
Summits on the Air, SOTA
Excited by: Crossover between amateur radio and the Internet.
DMR ID number: how to get one
Advice to new or returning hams: Ignore stuff that you read on Internet forums
ARRL Antenna Book
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British R1155A General Coverage Receiver
Yaesu FT-201 HF Transceiver
G3CWI Summit on the Air
G3CWI on 10 GHz