20-07-14 Net Minutes

Net Minutes


Check-ins (33)

  • Trent Owens (AG1TX)
  • Bill Rose (K5WTR)
  • Avery McIntosh (N7ALM)
  • Ron Hambric (N5SBN)
  • Pierre Catala (WA1UAT)
  • Don Ling (WB5CKO)
  • Ralph Cobb (W5RYC)
  • Jim Snell (WA5PMO)
  • Jeremy Carter (KF5YAA)
  • Brad Snyder (KG5SDE)
  • Terry Field (KI5JXE)
  • Rick Swaims (W5RTF)
  • Rick Pfeil (KI5DUJ)
  • Jonathan Graham (KD5GG)
  • Jeff McDowell (KI5CES)
  • Lorna Flansburg (KI5FIZ)
  • Joe Napoli (KG5SDF)
  • Randy Field (KI5JXF)
  • John “Pocat” Walpole (K5ZY)
  • Lance Smith (KI5ETF)
  • Sherrie Walpole (N5SLW)
  • Marshall Walpole (KG5IQY)
  • Dick Zimmer (W5DZ)
  • Garrett Martin (W5HVS)
  • Harold Turbyfill (KG5SDG)
  • Richard Epting (KG5WIV)
  • Phil Gates (N5ZKF)
  • Vic Pears (KX8V)
  • David R. Cook (KI5GDX)
  • Bennie Naiser (KA5TWB)
  • Bethany L. Owens (N5CQI)
  • James Cravey (KG5ZTZ)
  • Brian Walpole (N5BLW)

Officer Reports

President Phil Gates (N5ZKF)

  • QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo
    • Participate in this ground breaking, virtual international amateur radio expo. Packed with world renowned speakers, exhibitors, and special conference rooms built on a virtual reality platform. Attend from the convenience of your desktop, laptop, tablet, or smartphone.
  • I’m interested in finding out how many members of the club would be interested in teaching a radio related class?
    • Please email me if you are interested.
      • n5zkf@arrl.net
  • Prompt for this evening’s discussion: Have you ever used a remote station?

Vice-President Rick Pfeil (KI5DUJ)

  • Keep safe, it’s hot. Stay hydrated.

Secretary Trent Owens (AG1TX)

  • If anyone is interested in controlling a net, please let me know! I can set you up to run the net similarly to how David is tonight where I do all the back end data entry and all you need to do is concentrate on the script and the flow of the net.

Treasurer Sly Kapchinski (N5GQB)

Unavailable this evening..

Announcements / Comments

Pierre Catala (WA1UAT)

  • What is the forum for teaching:
    Phil Gates (N5ZKF): As of now, it would be an online forum. I have access to Zoom
  • Late 60’s working for 73 magazine. Wayne Green had a tower on top of a mountain, 2M, 70cm, 10M. People were amazed we were talking to New York.

Phil Gates (N5ZKF)

  • Have not used a 2M 70cm remote but have used stations on websdr.org for remote receivers.
  • Will be on the DMR local talk group after the net.

David R. Cook (KI5GDX)

  • Used websdr.org and it’s a great tool.

Buy / Sell

Nothing heard..

Information Exchange

Nothing heard..

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