We are looking to establish a net control schedule for 2018.
If you’re interested in being net control for a month, please contact Keith Grimm (KG5HOK).
Here are some pictures that I have received from the ISS that the Russian’s were transmitting.
No HF radio? No problem.
On Saturday, November 18th at 3pm CT the ARRL Sweepstakes Phone contest kicked off.
At the 11/9 monthly meeting, Keith Brandt (WD9GET) made a presentation on D-STAR.
In lieu of our monthly meeting, we will have our Annual Banquet and 50th Year Celebration dinner on Thursday, December 14th, at 6:30pm.
If you’d like to try out contesting, on November 18th, the ARRL Sweepstakes kicks off the SSB segment (CW just concluded last weekend). Never contested? No problem. For this event, you can’t operate for more than 24 hours for the duration of the event and can only have one transmitter on the air. It’s a perfect time … Read more…
Here’s an outlook of activities coming up at the shack:
Every Tuesday and Thursday there will be CW practice transmissions on our 2m repeater. 12:00-12:15 CT will be sent at 5 WPM and 12:15-12:30 CT will be sent at ~15-18 WPM. The 5 WPM will be sent using the Farnsworth method which sends the characters at ~18 WPM but uses longer than usual spaces. This method is designed to force … Read more…