Welcome

The Spalding & District Amateur Radio Society (SDARS) is a vibrant and progressive society and we draw our members from Spalding and the surrounding area.

We meet on Friday nights:
Time: 19:30 – 21.30
The Library
48 Knight Street
Pinchbeck
Spalding
PE11 3RU

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Welcome

The Spalding & District Amateur Radio Society (SDARS) meet on: Date: Friday evenings Time: 19:30 – 21.30 Location: The Library 48 Knight Street Pinchbeck Spalding PE11 3RU Map

S&DARS is a vibrant, progressive and well-established society and we enjoy a varied and experienced membership from Spalding and [More…]

Upcoming Events Dec 2017 – Mar 2018

Upcoming events for the next 4 months. For more details please see the Events Diary

December 2017 01.12.17 Show and tell evening— Bring along your projects 08.12.17 Carol Hebden —Cat talk 19:30 15.12.17 Show and tell evening— Bring along your projects 16.12.17 Christmas meal at The Mermaid 22.12.17 Christmas nibbles— [More…]

Club talk, Knobs and functions on equipment, 27/10/17

Andrew G8BYB and Les G4GMS will be giving a talk and presentation on the function, settings and problems with the multitude of knobs on modern equipment.

so if you’re struggling with rf gain, DSP, audio levels etc: this could be of help.

Usual venue at the Pinchbeck Hub, PE113RU, 19:30 [More…]

Club Talk 22nd September

Club talk Friday 22nd September

Richard 2E0TUS will be giving a talk and presentation on Lincolnshire’s part in the WWII Arnhem Operation, along with the usual social evening, food etc. all are welcome (should be an interesting and fun evening!!!).

Usual venue, Pinchbeck Hub, PE113RU 19:30 start.

Graham G8NWC

Club talk Flowerpot antenna by G6OHM

Reminder for 7/7/17 talk & practical demonstration by Andy G6OHM, flower pot antenna, 19:00 for 19:30, Pinchbeck Community Hub PE113RU

Andy will be building the antenna during his presentation, very much a hands on event, this antenna is very popular with portable operators, SOTA etc.

Andy’s website

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Presentation by Steve Thomas M1ACB

The next club talk, presentation will be on the 30th June, guest speaker will be Steve Thomas M1ACB General Manager of the RSGB, Steve will talk on a few RSGB items and then on his recent DXpedition to C6APY. Put it in your diary now, this is a great presentation, [More…]

Pinchbeck Carnival

Wow, what a day. A day of heady achievement, both on and off the field, so to speak. Second prize for the SDARS exhibition stand and winners of the hard-fought-for tug of war contest. Our team of senior citizens pitched against a team of prime-of-life, half our age guys and [More…]

Talk at KLARC – “All at Sea”

Hi all, I have just received a message from KLARC, as follows:

Just a quick message to all your members, this Thursday the 23rd March we will be hosting a talk by Steve Nicholls G0KYA entitled ALL AT SEA. Club opens 7pm tea coffee etc. is being laid on by [More…]

Club talk

The first guest speaker at the new meeting venue will be on the 17th March, delighted to welcome David G6ENN, who will be enlightening us all on portable operating, David can often be heard out and about, locally and in the Lake District.

David has a large knowledge and [More…]

Junk Sale

The members annual junk sale will take place on Sunday the 19th Feb. Usual venue at Bromley Hall, Pode Hole, Spalding PE11 3LL.

Doors open 9.30, earlier if cold, burger van will be onsite.

Plenty of room and tables to sell from, great social gathering, and a chance to meet [More…]