Judy Pretorius

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Jack Twine Merit Award

To recognize qualities such as unselfishness, clean operating and a genuine interest in Amateur Radio and its affairs. This prestigious Award will be made to SARL members who, in the opinion of their fellow amateurs and the League’s Council, exemplify the qualities desirable in a Radio Amateur. Congratulations to the following persons Francois Jacobs ZS6COI …

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The Annual SAATI Technology Award

The South African Telecommunication Institute has tasked the SARL to present an annual award on its behalf. The purpose of the award is to stimulate development of and activity on Amateur Radio bands in South Africa by rewarding radio amateurs who have contributed materially to this goal. New and lesser known modes of operation are …

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Willy Wilson Gold Badge

Awarded by Council to a SARL member that gave exceptional and meritorious service to the League. Chris Gryffenberg ZS6COG

Photos: SARL AGM-Dinner & Flea Market-14 Apr 2018

Photos of the SARL AGM have been uploaded to flickr and is available at the following link for view or download:   https://www.flickr.com/photos/zs6tvb/sets/72157692539921452

Progress of station at club

A special thanks to Chris ZS6COG and his team Adriaan, Andre & Christiaan for a job well done. Now the rest can happen. Thanks guys.

Raffle Update

Raffle update   The draw for the 80th birthday raffle has been set and will take place at our first flea market on Saturday the 3rd of February 2018.   As of 20 November, (excluding one book that we need to verify how many tickets have been sold) we have sold in excess of 70% …

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Year end function 18 November 2017

Thank you very much for those who attended the year end function. A special thanks to Linda ZS6LML for the arrangements. And also to the ones that made the food and contributed to the lovely food and everything. Thanks to Louis ZS6BGG for the music and also Johan ZS6DMX.

Breaker, breaker: CB radios, the Facebook of the 1970s, back in fashion

Photo: CB radios attracted a following from fans of Burt Reynolds and Smokey and the Bandit in the 1970s. (Flickr) Map: Lismore 2480 Citizen Band (CB) radios, made fashionable in the 1970s by movies like Breaker Breaker and Smokey and the Bandit, are experiencing a resurgence in popularity thanks to nostalgic baby boomers. The owner …

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BACAR-5 Feedback                             21 October 2017 BACAR-5 was again held at the Trichardt Model Flyers airfield, outside of Secunda this past Saturday 21 October. The day started slow and easy, with many feet gathering from about 7 in the morning to start …

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Membership Forms

Please print and fill in the form below if you want to become a member of the East Rand Radio Club. Send it to zs6erb@gmail.com for approval   Aplication Form