Live Days – First for the year 2020
Jan 26th at Whangarei Amateur Radio Club Rooms
Arduino microprocessor demonstration by ZLIBSW
Arduino microprocessor unit, able to be programmed through downloading sketches from the net. These sketches can be copied & pasted into the processor via a PC or Laptop. Sketches may also be changed by adding & removing command lines to suit. Programs are based on C and C++ . The program sketches are open source. Equipment run with Arduino, 7 segment Led screen, Flashing Led traffic lights, Temp sensor screen with humidity & pressure.
SDR sharp receivers by ZLIBSW
SDR radio receiver, with different setups. SDR dongle operating as a radio receiver & shown on large screen. SDR dongle with aircraft tracking software also on large screen.
Digital Radio demonstration By ZLITX
Display covered access to the net, & world wide users. Via the use of digital hand held radio, through a wireless hotspot in the clubrooms.Tethered to a mobile phone. To work the world CQ CQ CQ DX . Entering into DMR & D-STAR digital format. Various types of power supplies used to power the display.
Members helping out – Rose ZLIWRD, Allan ZLIAW, Barbara ZLITPJ, Paul ZLIPC, Bruce ZLIANT and Barbara ZLIDOT .
PIs Well done guys, great displays & lots of interest from visitors & members. 73s ZLIANT -Bruce Club President & author