GB3VHF Sponsors and Donors

Without the generosity of the GB3VHF sponsors, equipment and financial donors and invaluable helpers and supporters, the new and relocated beacon would not have been possible. Thanks to you all.

The support of the many financial donors who have given generously, to enable the rigging and other start-up and ongoing costs to be met.

The valued support and help of the following radio amateurs and organisations that have made the relocation possible:

Dave Garrett M0YOU

Dave Sparrow G8XOR

Colin Wooff G3SPJ

Ian Burns G0AFH

Phil Wolfe G4EGU

Dave Lawley G4BUO

John Quarmby G3XDY

British Telecommunications plc

Windmill Contest Group G0FBB

Cray Valley Radio Society G3RCV

Andy Talbot G4JNT

DDS Synthesiser and GPS receiver

Sam Jewell G4DDK

RF PA components, Bird RF power monitoring panel and driver enclosure

David Bowman G0MRF

12 and 24 volts PSU's

Chris Whitmarsh G0FDZ

PA Enclosure, GPS antennas, Bird Elements, Andrews LDF550 coaxial cable (costs shared with Jon M0OTM)

Jon M0OTM and Team Thunderbox from Wiltshire

Andrews LDF550 coaxial cable (costs shared with Chris G0FDZ)

Steve Marsh G4BWG of the Radio Company at Whyteleafe, Surrey

Two Jaybeam 7049145 3 element commercial specification yagi antennas and a Jaybeam MMU2130 commercial specification phasing harness for the yagis

Grant Hodgson G8UBN of GH Engineering

Maintenance spare Mitsubishi RA30H1317 PA module

Ian Burns G0AFH

Beacon website maintenance and domain name purchase

Conrad Farlow G0RUZ

144 MHz Circulator

Paul Whatton G4DCV

LDF550 coaxial connectors

Dave Collings G4YIB - formerly of Quartslab Ltd

Quartz crystals for the 72 MHz crystal filter

Russ Stewart G4PBP (SK)

Final output Band-pass filter

Dave Sparrow G8XOR

LDF550 grounding kits

Derek Atter G3GRO (SK)

Large Heat sinks for PSU's

Gabriel Sampol Durán EA6VQ

VQ log to provide maps for beacon website

Simon Freeman G3LQR

PA components

Mike Scott G3LYP

GPS antenna mast adapter

Nick Gregory G0HIK

GPS antenna mounting brackets and mast

Colin Wooff G3SPJ

MeanWell driver replacement PSU

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