Edited by Mike Dennison, G3XDV and Chris Lorek, G4HCL
The Radio Communication Handbook is back! Bigger and better than ever before!
books claim to have been extensively revised however the RSGB Radio
Communication Handbook, 8th edition has had the largest revision for
many an edition. Once again, the RSGB has recruited experts on a wide
variety of subjects to produce the most comprehensive guide to the
practical side of amateur radio. Covering the entire spectrum from the
basics through to advanced projects, and including many classic
circuits, the Radio Communication Handbook makes an essential shack
Just about everyone will find items of great value in
this great book. Chapters vary from the essentials right through to
detailed ones on specialist topics. For the experienced radio amateur
there are hosts of new ideas, including modern techniques such as
microprocessors, surface mount components and computer aids to designing
circuits and antennas. The book also contains for the first time since
the original 20-part RadCom serial the 'PIC-A-STAR' brainchild of Peter
Rhodes, G3XJP. This is a complete transceiver project, based around PIC
technology and giving state-of-the-art performance. Appendices contain
all the useful reference data and artwork for printed circuit boards.
With 26 chapters spread over 768 pages this is packed with far more ever
than can be detailed here.
FREE CD If this updated book were
not enough you can now search every page of the RSGB Radio Communication
Handbook, 8th edition at the touch of a button. A free CD is enclosed
in the book that contains a searchable and printable version of the
book. This makes the book incredibly easy to navigate and finding that
important page has never been easier. The ability to print individual
pages is a significant bonus for every experimenter and builder wishing
to use those all important circuit diagrams.
* New larger format * 768 A4 pages * Half a million words! * Over 1500 illustrations * 26 chapters and two appendices * Extensively revised * Much new material * Complete PIC-A-STAR transceiver project * Projects for 136kHz to 76GHz * Free CD
If you only ever buy one book on amateur radio, this should be the one!