Getting on to the microwave bands is much easier (and cheaper) than most people think and you don't have to live on top of a big hill to get good results, thanks to modes such as Rainscatter and Aircraft bounce.
- John Worsnop G4BAO has created a "Getting Started" slideset which is available here.
- John has also created a number of other guides, including moving up to 23cms and The Bodger's Guide to Es'hailsat/QO100 which are available here.
- Amateur Radio in the GHz Bands - PDF Leaflet
The RSGB Tonight@8 webinar series features this Beginners Guide by Neil Underwood G4LDR
- Starting Out on Microwaves - on YouTube.