2020-02-04 Net Minutes

Net Minutes


Check-ins (26)

  • Robert Aduddell (W5REA /SK)
  • Mark Hnatiuk (KG5EYV /SK)
  • Trent Owens (AG1TX)
  • David R. Cook (KI5GDX)
  • Don Ling (WB5CKO)
  • John “Pocat” Walpole (K5ZY)
  • Avery McIntosh (N7ALM)
  • Sly Kapchinski (N5GQB)
  • Bill Rose (K5WTR)
  • Jonathan Graham (KD5GG)
  • Bob Christian (KE5GHM)
  • James Cravey (KG5ZTZ)
  • Ralph Cobb (W5RYC)
  • Joshua Cook (KF5TYX)
  • Jace Nelson (KE0MXN)
  • Brad Snyder (KG5SDE)
  • Lance Smith (KI5ETF)
  • Tom Small (N1TOV)
  • Dick Zimmer (W5DZ)
  • Mike Wisby (KA5HIA)
  • Harold Turbyfill (KG5SDG)
  • Bennie Naiser (KA5TWB)
  • Jim Laird (KF5YY)
  • Jim Snell (WA5PMO)
  • Phil Gates (N5ZKF)
  • Richard Epting (KG5WIV)

Silent Key Ceremony

In Memory of our friend and club member Robert Aduddell (W5REA /SK)

In Memory of our friend and club member Mark Hnatiuk (KG5EYV /SK)

Officer Reports

President N5ZKF

  • Mark Hnatiuk (KG5EYV /SK): CLICK HERE for a link to a web page that Hillier Funeral Home has put together to honor Mark.
    • A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church on Saturday, February 22, 2020, at 10 am with a reception to follow.
    • Mark would appreciate donations made to Hospice Brazos Valley or your favorite charity.
  • Next meeting is February 15, 2020 at 09:30
  • Contribute to field day.. Let Rick Pfeil (KI5DUJ) know if you have Field Day suggestions or suggestions and volunteers for educational presentations to the club.

## Vice-President KI5DUJ

Unavailable tonight..

Secretary 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.
  • Still don’t have access to post minutes to the web site to post minutes. Gerald is working diligently to get everything working and our web site secure.

Treasurer N5GQB

  • Time to get your memberships and dues in if you haven’t already.
    Bring to the next meeting or you can mail it in with the (renewal form)[https://www.bryanarc.org/join-barc/] on our web site.
  • New or Renew your ARRL membership through the club as we get a kickback.
  • Haven’t had time to update the web site to reflect new membership.
  • ARES Net tonight on 443.425 at 8:30PM Local time.

Announcements / Comments


  • just one instance of interference on the repeater.
  • Dick Zimmer (W5DZ): We think mixing point, wherever it may be, is corroding away.

Buy / Sell


pi star for sale. Please call or text 979-255-7483

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