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by Rob Gill
Thu 28 Mar 2019 10:09
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CREG Field Meeting - Derbyshire - 27th April 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 348

Re: CREG Field Meeting - Derbyshire - 27th April 2019

All,

Please find attached more details of the Field Meeting at Poole's Cavern. In particular, ***please note the need to book and pre-pay*** as per the details on page 2.

Best regards
Rob
by Rob Gill
Wed 27 Mar 2019 16:39
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CREG Field Meeting - Derbyshire - 27th April 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 348

CREG Field Meeting - Derbyshire - 27th April 2019

As previously announced, we are combining the CREG Spring Field Meeting with a BCRA meeting at the new British Cave Monitoring Centre (BCMC) at Poole’s Cavern, Derbyshire on Saturday 27th April 2019. There will be both cave and surface sessions, with opportunities to take a detailed look at the moni...
by Rob Gill
Thu 25 Oct 2018 12:33
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CREG Autumn Field Meeting 27/28 October 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 221

Re: CREG Autumn Field Meeting 27/28 October 2018

A brief update to confirm that the next CREG field meeting is being held in the Yorkshire Dales over the coming weekend, 27th/28th October 2018, as previously advertised. Please note a change to the Sunday arrangements. The plan for Saturday 27th is to meet at Inglesport’s cafe in Ingleton (LA6 3EB)...
by Rob Gill
Fri 28 Sep 2018 16:49
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CREG Autumn Field Meeting 27/28 October 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 221

CREG Autumn Field Meeting 27/28 October 2018

The next CREG field meeting will be held in the Yorkshire Dales over the weekend of 27th/28th October 2018. We would like to have as varied a programme of activities as possible. In addition to cave to surface communications in various forms, other areas of cave technology that have featured at rece...
by Rob Gill
Sun 23 Sep 2018 11:29
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: Cave Radio Design
Replies: 2
Views: 331

Cave Radio Design

The following letter from Ron Taylor appeared in the CREG Journal and I’m sure that members of this Forum would like to contribute to the discussion: “ I have been developing the SubPhone, a DSP-based cave radio design which has performed well over a number of trips to Matienzo. [An introductory art...
by Rob Gill
Fri 20 Apr 2018 10:38
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CREG Spring 2018 Field Meeting 28-29 April
Replies: 2
Views: 3894

Re: CREG Spring 2018 Field Meeting - Better Map

I've attached a better map of the Snailbeach Mine area, showing the car park and most likely location for surface activities. We are planning to meet at the Village Hall car park at 0930. If you are planning to come along and arrive later during the day, the best plan will be to find the surface par...
by Rob Gill
Thu 19 Apr 2018 14:22
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CREG Spring 2018 Field Meeting 28-29 April
Replies: 2
Views: 3894

Spring 2018 Field Meeting 28-29 April Shropshire - Update

The upcoming CREG Field Meeting, scheduled for 28th/29th April is promising a wide range of technology if it all comes together as planned. Accommodation: Unlike recent field meetings there is no convenient ‘turn-up and doss’ caving club bunk barn nearby. However, there is a nearby YHA https://www.y...
by Rob Gill
Wed 07 Feb 2018 16:34
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CREG Spring 2018 Field Meeting 28-29 April
Replies: 2
Views: 3894

CREG Spring 2018 Field Meeting 28-29 April

This is to confirm that the CREG Spring 2018 field meeting will take place over the weekend of Saturday 28th April /Sunday 29th April. We will be based at Snailbeach Mine in Shropshire. This old lead mine offers good access to underground and suitable surface locations for the wide range of activiti...
by Rob Gill
Tue 24 Oct 2017 21:15
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CREG Autumn Field Meeting, 28-29 Oct
Replies: 0
Views: 3661

CREG Autumn Field Meeting, 28-29 Oct

Arrangements for the CREG Autumn Field Meeting in the Yorkshire Dales are now well advanced and it’s only a couple of weeks away. Accommodation has been reserved for Friday and Saturday nights at Brackenbottom, near Horton, courtesy of the Bradford Pothole Club. If you’ve not used Brackenbottom befo...
by Rob Gill
Tue 24 Oct 2017 21:03
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: Call for contributions to CREG journal 100
Replies: 0
Views: 3458

Call for contributions to CREG journal 100

CREG Journal 100 is under preparation and we’d like to devote a small section to the reflections and reminiscences of CREG members and other readers and contributors to the Journal. Anecdotes and memories are what we are looking for. A single highlight event or experience perhaps. Maybe the effect t...
by Rob Gill
Tue 14 Feb 2017 13:39
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: Possible dates for a May 2017 CREG Field Meeting...
Replies: 0
Views: 3271

Possible dates for a May 2017 CREG Field Meeting...

We are planning a CREG Field Meeting in the Mendips, sometime in May and we wish to agree a date before confirming the exact location and arranging accommodation. This year, there are holiday weekends on 29th April – 1st May and 27th – 29th May and given that people may have other commitments over s...
by Rob Gill
Fri 07 Oct 2016 12:03
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CREG Field Meeting 5/6 November 2016
Replies: 0
Views: 3848

CREG Field Meeting 5/6 November 2016

Plans are now well advanced for the Autumn Field Meeting in the Yorkshire Dales. This promises to be a very interesting event, with quite a variety of things to see and do. Accommodation has been reserved for Friday and Saturday nights at Brackenbottom, near Horton, courtesy of the Bradford Pothole ...
by Rob Gill
Sat 23 Apr 2016 13:33
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: CANCELLATION of May Field Meeting
Replies: 0
Views: 4114

CANCELLATION of May Field Meeting

With regret, we are cancelling the CREG Field Meeting which had been scheduled for the weekend of 21-22 May in the Mendips. We have had a number of people inform us that they cannot attend and no confirmations of attendance or expressions of interest. Whilst we would have continued with even a small...
by Rob Gill
Wed 23 Mar 2016 12:01
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: Pic Controlled HeyPhone
Replies: 6
Views: 8910

Re: Pic Controlled Hey Phone

Thanks Adam, very helpful.

There is a lot to be said for a build-able and straightforward design.

Any idea how many of these PIC controlled HeyPhones have been built?

Best regards
Rob
by Rob Gill
Tue 22 Mar 2016 13:05
Forum: Cave Radio & Electronics
Topic: John Hey
Replies: 4
Views: 8494

Re: John Hey

I was really sorry to hear of John’s passing. He was a stalwart member of CREG for many years and continued to contribute ideas and articles to the CREG Journal long after he ceased to venture underground. I remember our first meeting at which he unveiled a cave radio in an immaculately manufactured...