MX0WRC Club build


#1

The Workington & District Amateur Radio Club (MX0WRC) decided to build a ground station as part of a club project in conjunction with Cockermouth Fab Lab. So here’s a bit of progress from us…spot the error

Parts printed


#2

Here’s the first part of the build done. Santa got in the way :grinning:


#3

Test fit for the azimuth parts. Hmmmm quality street choccies, tasty


#4

All the mechanical build complete. Now for the electronics


Uploading…


#5

Its been a while since we posted anything so here’s a short video of it in action.


#6

After a bit of a fiddle around with the client software our ground station is tracking successfully. Following the ISS but not decoding because of the dongle had no sensible antenna attached. Here’s a quick look before it all gets boxed up.