Category: Press Release

September Meeting

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] We had a great turnout for our meeting on Saturday.  It was another opportunity to consult on technical problems, talk about your hobby and take a look at some show-and-tell items that folks brought in.  After our business meeting, Kerry Miller, AD5ABC, provided our presentation.  Kerry has quite a bit …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.bryanarc.org/september-meeting/

Radio In The Park – Tanglewood Park

The club will be having its Fall time Radio In The Park event Oct the 13th (Sat). Start time is at approx 10:00am and event runs until approx 2pm or when everyone is ready to pack it in. Bring your portable radio gear & antennas and come out and operate and have some fun doing …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.bryanarc.org/radio-in-the-park-tanglewood-park-4/

RSVP for BARC events

Let us know if you can make one or both of these upcoming events by answering a few questions here: Build a dual-band portable antenna: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8Z3ZL7Y Texas QSO Party: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/855V9KC Don’t be left out!

Permanent link to this article: https://www.bryanarc.org/rsvp-for-barc-events/

August meeting and presentation.

Congratulations to three newly-minted hams who passed their tests last Saturday.  A big thank you to the VE team for providing this important and convenient service to the local amateur radio community. Bryan Texas Utilities Electrical Distribution engineers joined us during our usual meeting time to educate us about radio interference from electrical sources.  BTU …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.bryanarc.org/august-meeting-and-presentation/

Breakfast Social Gathering – IHOP Bryan

W5BCS will be having a breakfast social gathering at the Bryan IHOP on Saturday August 11 at 8am. All is invited to come. So stop on by and say hi and socialize while dining on some pancakes and such. See calendar to right and click on the Aug 11 for map location.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.bryanarc.org/breakfast-social-gathering-ihop-bryan/

July 2018 Club Meeting

Good attendance at our July meeting.  We were back in the USDA meeting and had good discussions of club business, lots of fun conversation, and a great presentation from Matthew Barry about the basis of digital signal processing.  We  missed you if you couldn’t make it but, we’ll look forward to seeing you in August! …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.bryanarc.org/july-2018-club-meeting/

Field Day 2018 Almost Here!

FOOD! FUN! RAFFLES! RADIOS! PEOPLE! Come see what is happening in your Community with Amateur Radio! Saturday, June 23th 1pm thru Sunday 1pm June 24th at Brian Bachmann Park in College Station is the location for the W5BCS ARRL Field Day! What is Field Day? Basically put it is a chance for hams to setup …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.bryanarc.org/field-day-2018-almost-here/

Alternate Meeting Location

On 16 June, we’ll meet at Peace Lutheran Church.  Here is the address:  2201 Rio Grande College Station, TX 77845.    Here is a link to the location on Google Maps:  https://goo.gl/maps/xrmzrFmv5vs The parking lot entrance is actually at the intersection of Airline DR and Shenandoah DR. Click on the photo to enlarge. I’ll look forward …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.bryanarc.org/alternate-meeting-location/

Amateur Radio Cards

        I got my amateur radio cards.  Do you have yours?  What is your “elevator speech” when someone asks you about that handie talkie you are carrying?  What will you say about all the fun you are having with your hobby?  These cards are easy to get from local printers or, order …

Continue reading

Permanent link to this article: https://www.bryanarc.org/amateur-radio-cards/

Microcontroller presentation at 19 May meeting

We enjoyed a great presentation after our 19 May business meeting.  Paul, KF5WGJ introduced us to modern microcontrollers, gave a demonstration, showed some examples, and handed out a few samples as prizes.  We also got to see the µBITX HF transceiver kit thanks to John, K5ZY. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

Permanent link to this article: https://www.bryanarc.org/microcontroller-presentation-at-19-may-meeting/