2019-06-25 Net Minutes


Check-ins (19)

  • Matthew Barry (KG5LYE)
  • Mark Hnatiuk (KG5EYV)
  • Rick Pfeil (KI5DUJ)
  • James Cravey (KG5ZTZ)
  • Don Ling (WB5CKO)
  • Brad Snyder (KG5SDE)
  • Tom Small (N1TOV)
  • Avery McIntosh (N7ALM)
  • Michael Narcowich (KI5BPO)
  • Bill Rose (K5WTR)
  • David Barry (KG5UZA)
  • Dick Zimmer (W5DZ)
  • Mike Wisby (KA5HIA)
  • Jim Worster (NV5S)
  • Phil Gates (N5ZKF)
  • Richard Epting (KG5WIV)
  • Trent Owens (AG1TX)
  • Max Lesser (KG5HZE)
  • Jim Snell (WA5PMO)

Officer Reports

President KG5EYV

  • Thanks to all the members who worked Field Day! This could not have happened without you!
    • Cooking
    • Trailers
    • Assembly
    • Volunteer Examiners
    • Radio Operators
    • Greeters
    • Tear-down
  • Lessons-learned to discuss at next meeting
  • Next meeting might be at American Red Cross
    • Backup location: Fire Station 6 on University Dr
  • If anyone has trouble with prizes, contact officers

Vice-President N5ZKF

  • 30th Anniversary
    • Congrats, Phil!
  • Thanks again for Field Day!
    • Well over 260 contacts
    • Still have to tally all the points
    • Sent update emails throughout
    • Visit from Laura McKenzie with The Eagle
    • Thanks to Rick Pfeil (KI5DUJ) for meal!
    • On the air through the entirety of the event (13:00–13:00)
    • Great showing from W5AC
  • Technical Presentation in the works for next meeting

Secretary KG5LYE

  • Accepted by Bishop
    • Moving to Holy Trinity Seminary in Irving 2019-08-17

Treasurer N5GQB

did not check in

Announcements / Comments


  • First Field Day for self and other W5AC members
    • Had a great time!
    • Thanks for having us!
    • Looking forward to doing it again in the future


  • Everyone was safe
    • Thanks for staying hydrated


  • Thanks to all of the young kids

Buy / Sell

Info Exchange


  • Thanks to everyone who provided equipment
    • Had a few issues
    • Will be discussing resolutions and how to avoid them at next meeting

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