CQ WW 160 SSB 2017.

During the last week of February, ARAT member Ahmed Boubaker, and with the assistance of other members prepared 3V8CB station for the  » CQWW 160M SSB 2017 « . And for that matter, an inverted L antenna for the 160m band was re-deployed along with its radials and all the necessary equipment. During the weekend (the […]

Reviving 3V8SA.

After abandonment and continuous technical issues lasting to more than 3 years, on this Sunday the 19th of February 2017, ARAT members revived the radio club station of Ariana’s scout centre. A 20 meter dipole antenna was set up as an initial step, while plotting plans for further steps regarding more antennas is taking place. […]

Vlad (UA4WHX)’s visit to Tunisia.

During his 5 day visit to Tunisia while travelling through north african countries, Vladimir Bykov (UA4WHX) got in touch with the association’s members for a meeting and to operate from one of the clubs. The plan went as follows: -The first day was from « 3V8CB » in Borj Cedria, Vlad operated on various bands notably the […]

CQ WW 160 CW 2017.

CQ WW 160 CW 2017 was intended to be the opportunity to set up and try the inverted-L antenna for transmitting and the beverage for receiving. The only location with a license where this can be installed is the camping center of Borj Cedria where 3V8CB club station is. The installation team from ARAT is […]

ARAT Annual Meeting – 22/01/2017 –

Le dimanche, le 22 janvier, arat a eu sa réunion annuelle tenue à hammam sousse, avec la présence de membres de l’autre côté du pays ainsi que des invités. Au cours de la réunion, le président de arat Ashraf Chaabane a présenté un résumé des activités d’association au cours de l’année précédente, notamment : – […]

YOTA month December 2016.

This December happens to be the YOTA (Youngsters On The Air) month of this year. For this occasion members of ARAT formed a group using the callsign 3V8YOTA, mainly via 3 different stations: 3V8CB, 3V8ST, and 3V8SS in order to make part of this event, and establish contact with other youngsters and radio operators around […]

KF5EYY CQ Worldwide DX Contest, CW 2016

« SO2R Operation was never as easy and enjoyable as it was in this year’s WW CW. After manually switching antennas between filters and radios for almost each band change during WW SSB, Filipe CT1ILT was very kind helping with a 6×2 antenna switching system (See ct1ilt.com/switches). The system, wired and boxed by Ahmed 3V/KG5OUE one […]

Forming the future generation of radio operators.

On Sunday, November the 27th, aiming to make part of shaping Tunisia’s future generation of radio operators. ARAT members established a training session for young scouts from Ariana’s group in the International Scout Camping Centre in Borj Cedria, intended to introduce the ham radio world as a hobby as well as a responibility, and highlight […]

ARAT’s partipation in the 2016 JOTA-JOTI edition.

On the occasion of the 2016’s JOTA JOTI edtion, ARAT team, in collaboration with the Tunisian Scout, established various activities and workshops in electronics, communications, and radio basics in the International Scout Camping Centre in Borj Cedria, Tunisia on the 14, 15, and 16 October 2016, with the participation of around 190 scout members from different […]