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Practical Wireless Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From £4.00 per issue Practical Wireless is aimed at the licensed radio amateur and caters for the amateur radio hobby.

Practical Wireless is a ‘doing’ magazine focusing on the practical and constructional side of amateur radio and appeals to all ages.

Written by expert authors and contributors, Practical Wireless reflects developments in the technology, participants, activities and licensing framework of the hobby.

Every monthly issue features:
- The latest news
- Reviews of the latest radio equipment and ancillaries
- Regular practical constructional articles and projects
- Features from the UK and around the world
- What Next column is aimed at recently-licensed newcomers
- Software-defined radio
- Satellite operation
- Technical, operating and historic interests
- DX-ing and DXpeditions
- HF (High Frequency), VHF (Very High Frequency) and UHF (Ultra High Frequency)
- QRP
- Transceivers and Antennas
- Rallies and club news

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Practical Wireless  |  October 2021  


IN THIS ISSUE

• Reviewed, a range of transceivers from Wouxun, the Comet HFJ-350M ‘Toy Box’ antenna and the RadioGeeks ‘White Knight’ 144/432MHz dual-band antenna.
• A bi-directional beam for the HF bands.
• Chasing the RSGB awards.
• Reflections on the life of Hiram Percy Maxim.
• A Lab Tutorial on some basic circuit theory – a look at Kirchoff’s law.
• Diodes – what are they, how are they used?
• A cabinet of curious capacitors’ and some ideas about stepped attenuators.
• A look at JOTA (Jamboree on the Air) and at the role of local clubs and societies.
• Raspberry Pi, checking SSD speeds and a neat Spectrum Analyser.
• Plus, all the latest news, readers’ letters and regular columns.
Practical Wireless is aimed at the licensed radio amateur and caters for the amateur radio hobby.

Practical Wireless is a ‘doing’ magazine focusing on the practical and constructional side of amateur radio and appeals to all ages.

Written by expert authors and contributors, Practical Wireless reflects developments in the technology, participants, activities and licensing framework of the hobby.

Every monthly issue features:
- The latest news
- Reviews of the latest radio equipment and ancillaries
- Regular practical constructional articles and projects
- Features from the UK and around the world
- What Next column is aimed at recently-licensed newcomers
- Software-defined radio
- Satellite operation
- Technical, operating and historic interests
- DX-ing and DXpeditions
- HF (High Frequency), VHF (Very High Frequency) and UHF (Ultra High Frequency)
- QRP
- Transceivers and Antennas
- Rallies and club news
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Practical Wireless

GREAT MAGAZINE. Reviewed 04 March 2021
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Practical Wireless

I feel PW has more practical and interesting readable content than a number of other publications on the subject. Reviewed 06 February 2021
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Practical Wireless

excellent Reviewed 05 February 2021
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Practical Wireless

great Reviewed 28 December 2020

Practical Wireless

Good All-Round Ham Radio Magazibe Reviewed 10 August 2020

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