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Old 3rd Jun 2017, 10:24 am   #1
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My Summer edition of the Bulletin has arrived safely this morning. A quick glance through it looks as interesting and well produced as ever. Well done to all involved.


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Old 3rd Jun 2017, 4:09 pm   #2
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got mine as well - looks good - thanks!
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Old 3rd Jun 2017, 5:29 pm   #3
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Mine arrived today, up to the usual excellent standard. I have one question, why did the late Dennis Yates get expelled?
 
Old 3rd Jun 2017, 6:52 pm   #4
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Originally Posted by merlinmaxwell View Post
Why did the late Dennis Yates get expelled?
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/1357...ma-charge.html
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Old 3rd Jun 2017, 8:34 pm   #5
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I was contemplating offering my newly acquired AR77 to Bletchley Park. I know that there are many 'personalities' there, but was wondering what the "Bletchley Park Saga" referred to on page 55 of today's bulletin was all about.
Does the BVWS have a problem with them?
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Old 3rd Jun 2017, 8:44 pm   #6
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I think this has been covered quite nicely and discreetly post #4 here

http://www.vintage-radio.net/forum/s...d.php?t=137097

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Old 3rd Jun 2017, 9:31 pm   #7
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On a different tack, I dare say that the PIC driven FM/AM converter prject on page 24, featuring the cheap RDA5807M FM receiver module (cheap as in £2.19 for two post free from a UK supplier), will cause a fluttering in the dovecote when some members get around to reading it! Time will tell.

A nice mix of varied projects in the Bulletin, as always.
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Old 4th Jun 2017, 11:50 am   #8
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Hi,
my copy arrived safely yesterday while I was in Dulwich. I have just looked at the datasheet for the ic mentioned in the above post. seems it could give a stereo output.
if only I could write code then I think it would be possible to make a small unit with up / down tuning buttons or even a rotary encoder ? and an indication of the received frequency.
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Yes mine came safely Saturday.Very nice too as always Thank You.
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Old 4th Jun 2017, 3:18 pm   #10
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Thank you all for clearing up the Dennis issue.
 
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Mine arrived yesterday too. It's waiting to be read in my new home, but a quick flick through suggests it has some very interesting articles as usual.
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