I received my copy of Foundation Licence Now! this week (the exclamation is exciting isn’t it! :D), it’s a small book of 36 pages but contains all the knowledge I need to get my foundation license in amateur radio, I’ve had a flick through and already learnt several new things, looking forward to reading the rest soon!
As a perfectly contented computer geek, I have always been aware of the world of amateur radio but I had too much going on in the IT world to really pay it much notice. Of course the Internet is the place where worlds collide and at some point a couple of weeks ago I found myself reading about a project called RTL-SDR, which meant nothing to me so as always when that happens I did a little digging to understand more about it.
That was the subtle start of my fall into the rabbit hole of Amateur Radio and I’m not sure if I’ll be coming back…
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