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Monitoring Monthly - May 2006

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In the May issue of monitoringmonthly you can find the following:

  • Closecall
    Thanks to Uniden the manufacturers of Bearcat radios, you can now enjoy the functionality of CloseCall, a system that detects close in transmissions. Clive Hardy looks a 2 radios which feature the function.

  • WXSAT Special
    If you're a licensed radio amateur, or considering becoming one soon, then you may not want to have a seperate receiver. Dave Roberts shares his passion for two portable transceivers that also fulfil the role of wideband receivers. perhaps you don't need a separate receiver after all?

  • Signals From Space - Part 2
    Our new series sees Alexander James looking at reception of u.h.f. satellite reception in the second episode of what will be the definitive guide to reception of signals emanating from spacecraft. All without spending a fortune. Enjoy this hands on approach to the subject.

  • Scanning Update
    Dave Roberts casts his net over the latest in the fascinating world of scanning and related subjects.

  • Budget Deep Space Monitoring
    Be inspired, as microwave enthusiast Paul Marsh M0EYT puts his expertise to work with his project that culminated in reception of Deep Space Probes such as the Mar Reconnissance Orbiter - MRO.

  • Digital Radio Explained
    Another new series, this one coveres the complexities of digital broadcast radio. How it works where it's going and what's happening right now. All in an easy to understand presentation.

  • GPS Frequency - Part 2
    Jack Weber bring us the second and final part of his in-depth insight into the world of accurate time and frequency measurements, courtesy of the USA military and their Global Positioning System.

  • Around The World and Then Some
    John Locker brings us details of Steve Fosset's preparations for his record beatinglong distance solo flight non-stop around the world - which ended in the UK!

  • Sony SW100 Brought Back To Life
    Have you got a broken ICF-SW100 tucked away gahtering dust? Then it's a likely candidate for Chris Archer's resuscitation treatment!

Amongst the monthly regulars you'll find,

  • Lawrence Harris
  • Martin Peters
  • Peter Bond
  • Keith Hamer & Garry Smith,
  • Dave Roberts,
  • Clive Hardy
  • Pat Carty
  • Ben Hogan,
  • Jacques d'Avignon,
  • Paul Beaumont of ENIGMA 2000
  • Greg Baker
  • Roger Bunney
  • Tony Currie name but a few! Our aim is to be at the forefront of the hobby.

We've set about making sure that the best authorities in the hobby are writing for monitoringmonthly. Our massive 100 page issue is jam packed with radio essentials!

Don't miss this exciting new radio magazine. Make sure that you keep an eye on the news stands for the March issue of Radio Communications Monitoring Monthly. If your favorite retailer can't find us, then tell them the ISSN 1747-7809. The magazine trade refer to us as 'Radio & Comm' .

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