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Welcome! TX Factor is a series of high definition TV shows covering all aspects of the hobby of amateur radio - a professionally produced programme, now in its second year, presented by radio amateurs for radio amateurs.


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!


In this episode we do everything Essex-style: repeaters, training and get-togethers. Also, you can enter our next draw to win a CG Antenna PK4 Pocket Memory Keyer

Is the only way 'Essex'? You'll have to watch and see!

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If, like us, you find it hard to wait for the next episode, you'll be pleased to learn the long wait is now over!


Introducing TXtra - extra features of new and exciting content related to amateur radio and associated technology for watching in-between times!


TXtra features are released in addition to the main TX Factor episodes and will appear on our YouTube channel and on our own TX player here on the web site.


Our latest TXtra episode features a review of the FlexRadio Systems FLEX-6300 SDR radio. Bob McCreadie checks out this versatile radio with ML&S' Sanderly Jeronimo

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TX Talk is an expanding library of audio interviews and features, both entertaining and informative, on the world of amateur radio and beyond. TX Talk is available from our website or as a subscribed podcast from iTunes.

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GB2RS News Podcast

The weekly GB2RS news is available from TX Factor as an audio stream or a downloadable podcast. Read by Bob McCreadie G0FGX , Mike Marsh G1IAR and Nick Bennett 2E0FGQ

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resource library

The TX Factor Resource Library contains a playlist of films and features from previous episodes. These self-contained items may be of particular interest to viewers not wishing to watch through a whole episode to view the item again.


To watch these films we make a small charge to help cover the costs of running the resource library and pay-per-view hosting scheme. As time goes by we hope you'll enjoy being able to select from the growing number of interesting items dedicated to this fascinating hobby!

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