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August 2015....New Active Antennas now released

CCW Broadband Active Antenna

We have recently released two new active antennas. The HF Active Loop Antenna gives good HF receiving performace especially in areas of high RF noise. For more details click here.

The HF Active Vee Antenna is intended for professional HF monitoring use. For more details click here.

December 2013 ....Upgraded End Fed Antenna now released

We have released an updated version of our popular End Fed Antenna. This is a high performance HF monoband antenna for portable or fixed operation from almost any location.
The new version of the antenna matching unit is housed in a polycarbonate box rated for 25 years exposure to tropical sunlight.

For more details click here.

October 2013 ....Upgraded SDR-4+ receiver now released

Following development on our forthcoming Sentry SDR transceiver we have upgraded the frequency coverage of the SDR-4+ receiver to cover 0.85 to 70.5 MHz. This allows it to cover the 6 and 4m amateur bands and also act as an IF panadaptor for many HF tranaceivers.

February 2013 ....HF Active Antenna now released

The HF Active Antenna is now available. Click here for information.

August 2012 ....HF/VHF/UHF Multicoupler now released

The HF/VHF/UHF Multicoupler is now available. Click here for information.

December 2011 ....SDR-4+ receiver now in full production

The SDR-4+ HF general coverage SDR receiver is now in full production.

For more details click here.

March 2011 ....USB version of APRS TNC Digi Tracker

The latest version of the APRS TNC Digi Tracker now has a USB port and a SMA connector for an external GPS antenna.

For more details click here.

March 2011 ....APRS Messenger Lite freeware program

This new APRS program allows easy programming of the USB version of the APRS TNC Digi Tracker and can be used as a receive only APRS igate.

For more details click here.

January 2011 ....Revised version of SDR Receiver

The latest version (version 3) of the Cross Country Wireless SDR Receiver now has a RF amplifier using a power MOSFET to improve receiver sensitivity and to reduce local oscillator emissions from the antenna.

For more details click here.

June 2010 ....APRS Messenger - updated with APRS over more data modes

The latest version of APRS Messenger now has APRS over PSK-31, QPSK-31, PSK-63 and QPSK-63. Six software receivers simultaneously monitor for APRS packets sent in all the PSK data modes. Users report improved reliability on HF.

For more details click here.

May 2010 ....A new product...SDR Receiver

The Cross Country Wireless SDR Receiver, a high performance software defined radio receiver in two HF versions, 40 / 30m and 30m is now available.

For more details click here.

April 2010 ....A new product...End fed Antenna

We now manufacture the End Fed Antenna, a high performance HF monoband antenna for portable or fixed operation from almost any location

The antenna uses a antenna matching unit to transform a 50 ohm coax feed to the 2500 ohm impedance needed by an end fed half wave antenna.

For more details click here.

March 2010 ....A new APRS program...APRS Messenger

We recently released the latest version of our freeware program APRS Messenger which now has APRS over PSK-63 for high performance HF APRS.

The program now has HF PSK error checking, a frequency hopping receiver AFC, TCP/IP connection to other APRS programs and a receive only internet gateway. The latest version has a HF GPS beacon option for mobile use.

Worldwide on-air trials are running on 10.1497 MHz with Igate stations in the UK and US. It is also in use by the Net14 group on 14.1016 MHz. For more details click here.

October 2009 ....A new product...CCW APRS TNC Digi Tracker (now available with built-in GPS receiver)

Our latest new product for the amateur radio market is now available.

The APRS TNC Digi Tracker has been developed for amateur radio APRS operation as a TNC, digipeater and in-vehicle tracker unit. A version with a built-in Sirf III GPS receiver is also available. For more details click here.

APRS is a trademark of Bob Bruninga, amateur radio callsign WB4APR. Click here to view Bob's website.

The News was Updated on 25 January 2016.


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