OFCOM Letter | General Discussion | Forum

Forum Scope


Match



Forum Options



Min search length: 3 characters / Max search length: 84 characters
Forum Login
Lost password?
sp_TopicIcon
OFCOM Letter
Avatar
Peter Mulville
139 Posts
(Offline)
1
28th March 2021 - 1:50 pm
Print

I received a letter from Ofcom referring me to the website below and explaining they were making changes to my VHF licence. I was a very early user, taking the then VHF test in London at some Home Office place in London. You would not like my photo as a student. But, I'm proud of Viveza's call sign which is just 4 letters: MPTG. I'm however very jealous of those with 3 digit sail numbers.

ofcom.org.uk/emf

In boring lockdown I followed this up. I am none the wiser. The letter has been placed in the 'too difficult' pile. Does anyone know if I have to do anything?

Peter

Avatar
John Tetlow
150 Posts
(Offline)
2
29th March 2021 - 7:27 pm
Print

Don't climb the mast while anyone is using the VHF?  laugh

Avatar
Allan Beswick
32 Posts
(Offline)
3
31st March 2021 - 7:34 pm
Print

I think it’s to do with shielding ( no not staying at home) for electro radiation which might damage the brain. Bit difficult to tell if this has happened over the years with Twister owners. I think if you are using a standard VHF and a class B AIS then you are fine. If you are using Class A I will watch out for you in the Solent.

Forum Timezone: Europe/London
Show Stats
Administrators: Peter Mulville, Alex Hooley
Top Posters:
Stephen Moorey: 184
John Tetlow: 150
Justin Butler: 144
David Hopkins: 119
John MacMullen and Ann Musgrave: 115
Crispin Bonham Carter: 75
Allan Beswick: 32
Marcelo Affonso: 29
Katie Bond: 29
Philip & Cathie Collcutt: 28
Newest Members:
Stuart Mackintosh
Mark Frost
Simon Carter
Peter Bloch
Tim Blacklock
Lonnie Beal
William Akerman
Ken Rolls
Imelda McGrath and Milton Wakefield
Angus Marshall
Forum Stats:
Groups: 2
Forums: 4
Topics: 247
Posts: 1562

 

Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 14
Members: 210
Moderators: 0
Admins: 2

Most Users Ever Online
38
Currently Online
Guest(s)
3
Currently Browsing this Page

1 Guest(s)