Newcastle UHF 5/35 Repeater relocates to the Sugarloaf Range

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CREST NSW assists the community by establishing radiocommunications networks providing safety communications. This support includes building UHF Citizen Band emergency repeaters to be used on radio sites around the State. […]

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A blast from the past – Stationmaster MKI by Antenna Achievements

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In the early 1980’s this particular brand of 27MHz CB Base station antenna was extremely popular – particularly in the Newcastle area, they were everywhere. One of these antennas has […]

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A blast from the past – SPR-27 Vertical antenna for 27MHz

It is great to reminisce about the different types of base station antennas that were available for 27MHz Citizens band radios in the 1970’s and 1980’s. In the 1970’s when […]

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CB Radio in New Zealand

CB Radio in New Zealand consists of “CB” and a “Personal Radio Service”. Similarly to Australia, these are covered by a class licence as laid out by the Radio Spectrum […]

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27MHz Twin Trucker CB Antennas

Twin trucker CB antennas for 27MHz are reminiscent of the 70’s and particularly North American trucks as seen on those in the movie Smokey and the Bandit. As reported in […]

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A Blast from the Past – Waldor Enterprises 27MHz 5/8 Wave “Avenger” Mk 4

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During the Covid lockdown period there is always plenty to keep one occupied – particularly in the equipment maintenance department. In this article, we will go through the process of […]

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