Hucknall Rolls Royce Amateur Radio Club

By | 27th March 2019

I have decided not renew my membership to this club. My reason being they refuse to cater for those who work during the week and won’t put any activities on weekends. Have asked and suggested many times over the past 3 year and have decided enough is enough. I don’t have any other issues with… Read More »


By | 14th February 2019

Recently acquired a MMDVM HS_HAT Dual and have set it up as my portable hotspot and I can now enjoying both Time Slots on DMR. The only downside is I now carry two DMR radios. UPDATE: 17 March 2019 I have ordered a second board that will be used at home QTH.

BrandMeister – GPS 5057 destination

By | 5th February 2019

GPS 5057 destination On the 1st of march we will phase out the GPS destination 5057. If this is the destination ID you are currently using in your codeplug, please update it as soon as possible using the instructions below.


By | 10th October 2018

After see a website, I have decided to investigate setting up an ACARS receiver at a later time. for more information on ACARS, see


By | 11th September 2018

I have recently downloaded Raspbian X86_64 to learn to program basic thing on a Raspberry Pi. I installed it on my NETBOOK in DUAL-BOOT mode only to learn very quickly that to use it as the main OS it was very restrictive for what I wanted to do that wasn’t  related to Raspberry Pi stuff… Read More »

New Website – Update

By | 3rd September 2018

Website complete. Now to work on the radio section of the system. My ADS-B receiver is working. The antenna is made and the feed coax of acquired. All I need to do now is run the coax and mount the antenna. Put the receiver in its final working position and then that job is complete.… Read More »

New WebSite

By | 26th August 2018

Well I have nearly completed the new website after a major technical issue.  There is still plenty to do so check the website regularly for more tips and articles that you might find interest and hopefully spark an interest to try. I also plan to recreate some of the posts from the old site as… Read More »