Above 23cms, the most popular amateur microwave band is 10GHz, also known as 3cms. It is accessible by all UK Amateur Licence classes. It can accomodate a wide variety of modes including narrowband DX, ATV, EME etc. Whilst a wide variety of old and new hardware is available for this band, the UKuG 10GHz loan system enables you to get a quick taster of modern narrowband DX on 10368MHz.

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The 1 Watt loan unit, based in the GW4DGU modules is configured and cabled to be plug and play with an FT817 (not supplied) on 144MHz.

It can be run on 12V with or without an external 10MHz reference (not supplied) and includes an optional 45cm Sky dish and feed.

Loan Application Form MS-Word Format or PDF Format

  • Note this is available to loan to use in the UK only, due to insurance issues. Loanees must arrange collection and safe return.
  • UKuG reserves the right to ask for the kit to be returned at any time

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