Latest Changes:-
  • 14-Jan-2020 Cardiff Roundtable info
  • 11-Jan-2020 Firsts updated
  • 07-Jan-2020 Contest Calendar and rules
  • 21-Dec-2019 Events list and Scatterpoint archive
  • 17-Dec-2019 Chipbank Updated
Cardiff Roundtable

Cardiff Roundtable - Saturday March-7

Registration and info is now available for the Cardiff Roundtable on Saturday 7th March.

  • Click for Cardiff Roundtable Registration and Programme

    Note: The GNU Radio workshop which was originally planned for Sunday has been cancelled

    Members Chip Bank

    Available as a free benefit to UKuG members is our chip components service. The hardware and support menus have links for our 'Members Chip Bank'

  • UKuG Members only: Chip Bank - Stock Updated - Dec-2019


    2020 is here - make sure you make it an active on-air one!

  • Contests: 2020 Contest Calendar and Rules
  • Operating: Updates for Firsts
  • Events: 2020 Programme
  • New leaflet - 'Amateur Radio in the GHz Bands'.
  • Scatterpoint: 2018 Archive released

    Remember we also have:

  • Backscatter: Backscatter Technical Compendium available to download - free!
    - and: Video, Chip Bank and the Wiki

    Distance Records

    30-April-2019: Latest UK 9.3km 241 GHz record added to our Distance Records tables

    22-Jul-2017: 23cm Record (GB2RS)

    21-May-2017: Ongoing efforts saw a new UK Distance record of 6.8km on both the 122 and 241 GHz Bands

  • News items: GB2RS
  • Info and Video: See our 122GHz and 241GHz pages

    mmWave DX /Operating

    Audio, Video and Images of recent mmWave QSOs show just how practical can be:- are becoming.

  • 241 GHz - UK First / Distance Record
  • 134 GHz - inc New Distance Records
  • 122 GHz - UK Firsts
  • 75/76 GHz
  • 47 GHz
  • Distance Records - Current Table

    We always welcome activity reports and media from 24-248 GHz (and beyond!)

    Loan Systems

    UKuG has 5.7, 10, 24 and 76GHz systems available for members to borrow...
  • 5.7GHz Loan System
  • 10GHz Loan Systems
  • 24GHz Loan System
  • 76GHz Loan System

    Ofcom Microwave NoVs

    2300-2302 MHz NoV
  • Apply Here
  • Additional Information
  • 275GHz - Terahertz NoV
  • Apply here
  • Guidance / Map

  • Note: Please remember to specify additional fixed locations for their use at application time

    Ofcom Amateur Licensing / Consultations

  • 2.3GHz Registration email: Click Here
    Note: Simple descriptions of regularity can be: evenings, weekend, 24/7, occasional etc
  • Ofcom: 2.3/3.4GHz Statement and Request to Register (Apr-2014)

  • RSGB: Microwave Spectrum Release
  • RSGB: UK Amateur Licensing / Re-Validation

    3400 MHz Information

    Extra links and information have been added onto our 3400 MHz page


    Microwave propagation beacons are a key aid to amateur construction, testing and operating. We have information and support:-


    Badges and Accessories

    Publicity banners and accessories are available

    For example, click for the excellent quality UKuG Lapel Badges and other items.


    Spectrum Issues

    UK Microwave Group, works closely with RSGB and other affilated groups such as Amsat-UK and BATC regarding a wide range of Ofcom and CEPT related issues. Copies of submissions on UWB, SRR, 3400 MHz, Olympics and other issues are on our Papers & Consultations Page

    Microwave Museum

    A wonderful online collection of classic microwave hardware is mainatained by Allan G8LSD:

    Classic hardware is worth a browse thru

    Alan welcomes support and donations of all kinds.

    If there is anything you think would improve our site - please let us know.
    Material Copyright The UK Microwave Group (UKuG)

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