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=== Operating ===
=== Operating ===
* [[Directory of portable sites]] suitable for ATV operation
* [[Directory of portable sites]] suitable for ATV and microwave operation
* [[Mapping tools]] including finding the QRA locator of a site and Lat and Long conversion
* [[Mapping tools]] including finding the QRA locator of a site, Post code to Lat and Long conversion and a topographic overlay fro Google maps
* [[Propagation tools]]
* [[Propagation tools]]

Revision as of 17:49, 22 May 2016

Welcome to the British Amateur Television Club Wiki - the place to find information on on all Amateur Television related equipment and projects.

Please treat this is a reference library - please use the BATC forum for discussion on these or any other items.

This is your site, developed by the BATC for use by the worldwide ATV community - any information which you feel is of use to others can be put on the Wiki but please observe any copyright restrictions on your material you use.

Before you add or edit content you will need to register for an account - you do not need to be a BATC member. But please note, if you are a BATC member, your current BATC log in is not valid on this site.

Request an account here.

After you have confirmed your email address, an administrator will then be notified, will approve the account, and you can start writing! You will not be able to log in until you have confirmed your email address and your account has been approved.

We suggest that you create a username using your callsign in UPPER CASE, for example: "M0DNY". Then put your name and callsign in the Real Name field, for example "Phil M0DNY". This will enable us to consolidate all your BATC accounts into one single log-on in the future.

Any issues, please email Phil M0DNY at phil@philcrump.co.uk


New to Amateur TV?

BATC services

CQ-TV Magazine

Getting on the air with ATV

The ATV bands:

The different ATV modes


ATV repeaters

ATV projects

  • MiniTioune - the DATV USB tuner project
  • DigiThin - plug in QPSK modulator module for Rpi
  • DTX1 TS - interface board to take in TS streams to the DTX1
  • RpiDATV - software for the Rpi
  • RBTVMOD - variable rate RB-TV mdulator for the Rpi
  • DATVExpress - SDR hardware based DATV transmitter covering 70 - 2450 MHz
  • RPi Test Card - Raspberry Pi based Animated Test Card Generator
  • SUP2400 DiSEqC - SUP2400 DiSEqC PCBs
  • PE4302 - PE4302 variable attenuator project

ATV Equipment manuals and schematics

Ex commercial broadcast equipment manuals

Test equipment manuals

For HP and Agilent equipment see the Yahoo group

Other equipment information related to ATV