Welcome to TX Factor!
TX Factor is a brand new series of high definition TV shows covering all aspects of the hobby which is amateur radio
Our presenters explore the history of amateur radio, rigs, antennas, operating modes, propagation, sport radio, training, club news, RSGB news, world news - in fact, anything and everything!
TX Factor is a professionally produced programme presented by radio amateurs for radio amateurs - so watch our latest episodes and find out what the TX Factor has to offer
Click on the links to the various episodes to watch via our own viewer or via our YouTube channel
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Episode 1 (TXF001)
Launched 21st February 2014
Bob McCreadie G0FGX explores one of the most famous transmission sites in the world: The Marconi Centre, at Poldhu in Cornwall
Nick Bennett 2E0FGQ takes a hike up a mountain in Shropshire to discover the delights of SOTA activating
Mike Marsh G1IAR keeps his feet firmly on the ground at the Norman Lockyer Observatory Radio Group in east Devon to find out what makes a 2 metre repeater tick
Episode 2 (TXF002)
available from 21st March 2014
Episode 2 will be available for streaming from 00.00 UTC on Friday 21st March 2014
Mike visits the Bath Buildathon to see what's involved in constructing an SDR kit
We welcome two special guests to talk about and demonstrate the FUNcube Dongle and the FUNcube Satellite
We look at the features of Yaesu's new FT DX 1200 transceiver
Bob gets a guided tour of the RSGB National Radio Centre at Bletchley Park
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Episode 1 (TXF001)
21st February 2014
Marconi Centre. SOTA. Norman Lockyer Observatory Radio Group
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