Convention for Amateur Television (CAT)

Details for CAT 23 online on Saturday 21 October: The program starts at 10:00 (09:00 UTC) and runs through till 15:00 (14:00 UTC).

The conference will be streamed live on the BATC streamer here:

We will also be streaming live on the BATC YouTube channel

10:00 – Welcome – Martin G4FKK
10:05 – Ryde developments and future plans – Tim MW0RUD
11:00 – KiCad PCB design tool and ordering boards – Mike G0MJW
12:00 – Latest update on replacing Serit NIMS – Dave G8GKQ
12:20 – Lunch. We are planning to show live video from GB2GP, the Gilwell Park JOTA station
13:15 – DATV Not-So-Easy – Michael DL5OCD
13:55 – Narrow Band Television – Grant VE3XTV
14:55 – Closing remarks – Martin G4FKK

Previous CATs

Details of previous CATs, including presentations and videos of the event can be found on the BATC wiki pages:

Videos from previous CATs can be found on the BATC Youtube channel –


BATC also attends various radio rallies around the country with the BATC shop and Portsdown Clinic.

Full details of these events are posted on the BATC forum

A full list of rallies in the UK can be found on the RSGB website.