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
St Bartholomew’s Church Hall,
Six House Bank,
West Pinchbeck,
PE11 3QG

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Welcome

The Spalding & District Amateur Radio Society (SDARS) meet on: Date: Friday evenings Time: 19:30 – 21.30 Location: St Bartholomew’s Church Hall, Six House Bank, West Pinchbeck, PE11 3QG Please note that the postcode centre is about half a mile north of the church. Off road parking is available to [More…]

Annual General Meeting

 

Annual General Meeting 18th January 2019 19:30 Venue: West Pinchbeck Village Hall PE113QG

All welcome, but only members are permitted to vote, or speak during the formal proceedings.

 

Graham G8NWC

Annual Junk Sale

The members annual junk sale will take place on Sunday the 17th Feb. 2019 Usual venue at Bromley Hall, Pode Hole, Spalding PE11 3LL.

Doors open 9.30

Time to clear some preloved gear ahead of the rally season.

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

Club talk 13/7/18

Andy G0FVI will be giving a talk on a multi band HF antenna for small compact spaces, all welcome 19:30 at the usual venue…Pinchbeck Hub PE113RU. Also club will be presented with the COTY trophy for R13 larger club.

Upcoming Events to May 2018

Upcoming events. For more details please see the Events Diary and our Facebook Page

March 2018 2 March Club Night – Show and tell evening —Bring along your projects 9 March Rob Denton M6JRU – Talk on Pin Ball Machines & possibly a play 18 March Construction Contest – [More…]

Foundation Course 2 March 18

The club are starting a Foundation training course on Friday, 2 March 2018, at our usual meeting place.

If you are interested in attending then please contact Andrew Hebden G8BYB at training[at]sdars.org.uk.

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

Guests [More…]

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…]