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2015..the radio and other bits

Radio stuff… Ill start first with my SOTA activations which were less than I would have liked but due to circumstances, I enjoyed the ones I did, well almost! It took me to June, first activation was Beinn Dubh, my … Continue reading

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2015, a momentous year

  2015.. It started slowly and gathered momentum. A year in which I retired from the daily grind, plans to do anything else?, mibbes aye, mibbes naw. A year in which I spread my wings further out on the cycling … Continue reading

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dAISy

You read it correct.. dAISy. Explain? dAISY is an AIS receiver. What is AIS? HERE I’ve meant to give AIS monitoring a try for years but being honest, the cost of the USB receivers put me off if I found the … Continue reading

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It’s Official……..Retirement

After 18 months waiting it finally arrived, retirement. I’d decided many years ago that I would try to finish work early. I had initially thought as soon as possible as I turned 60 but other factors later came in to play. My … Continue reading

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