2020-03-24 Net Minutes

Net Minutes


Check-ins (26)

  • Trent Owens (AG1TX)
  • Joshua Cook (KF5TYX)
  • Avery McIntosh (N7ALM)
  • Jeff French (KM5TW)
  • Lorna Flansburg (KI5FIZ)
  • Lance Smith (KI5ETF)
  • David R. Cook (KI5GDX)
  • Gina Miller (K5GKM)
  • Ralph Cobb (W5RYC)
  • Brad Snyder (KG5SDE)
  • Joe Napoli (KG5SDF)
  • Connor Farrell (WG1GEM)
  • Jim Laird (KF5YY)
  • Christopher Mouchyn (KI5HDR)
  • Jonathan Graham (KD5GG)
  • Dick Zimmer (W5DZ)
  • Garrett Martin (KI5HVS)
  • Harold Turbyfill (KG5SDG)
  • Jim Snell (WA5PMO)
  • John “Pocat” Walpole (K5ZY)
  • Brian Walpole (N5BLW)
  • David Dillon (KG5UDP)
  • Richard Epting (KG5WIV)
  • Phil Gates (N5ZKF)
  • Bennie Naiser (KA5TWB)
  • James Cravey (KG5ZTZ)

Officer Reports

President N5ZKF

  • Great meeting last Saturday on the air.
  • ARRL has several event stations coming soon. Check their website HERE for a complete list.
  • Contests:
  • CW Academy.
    • Excellent Classes to learn CW.
    • On air and online classes.
  • Shelter in place order has been issued for Brazos County! CLICK HERE
    • A lot of businesses are still open.
    • Please read actual. Scroll toward the middle of the document to get details.
    • Fines up to $1000 or jail up to 180 days.
  • Mid town park project. Posted program statement on our web site.
    • Write me with questions n5zkf@arrl.org

Vice-President KI5DUJ

Unavailable tonight…

Secretary AG1TX

  • Skywarn class was canceled but was moved to an online “webinar” format tomorrow March 25th from 6:30pm – 8:30pm if you are interested educating yourself regarding this area of weather.
  • CLICK HERE to register for this online class.

Treasurer N5GQB

Unavailable tonight…

Announcements / Comments

Connor Farrell (WG1GEM)

  • W5AC has a lot of club Tshirts for sale. CLICK FOR PICTURE
  • W5AC shack facilities are closed and the April meeting will be online via Zoom
    • conner@wg1gem.com for more info on shirts and the April meeting.

Trent Owens (AG1TX)

  • During this time of “Social Distancing” are there any online VEC Testing?
    • Connor Farrell (WG1GEM): online testing via the Anchorage VEC CLICK HERE

Bennie Naiser (KA5TWB)

  • FCC offices are closed.
    • Dick Zimmer (W5DZ): ARRL is open and prefer emails to help with licensing

Buy / Sell

Jim Laird (KF5YY)

  • For Sale: Yaesu ft450D:
    • 832-655-6197

Connor Farrell (WG1GEM)

  • For Sale: Icom ic7100 not used and would let go for a decent price.
    • conner@wg1gem.com

Information Exchange

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