As most of you know, we need to have a training session for Field Day in order to get 100 bonus points. So our training classes for Field Day will be how to build a balun and how to fix coax, which essentially teaches you how to make your own coax. We will be splitting […]
Starting this month, we will be conducting a Ham Radio 101 class. Well not really a class where you sit down in a boring lecture hall, with pen and paper, sitting in hard chairs, trying to stay awake while some professor in a suit and tie lectures on and on…..Bueller, Bueller, Bueller. Nope, this will […]
Watch as Orion unboxes a Hooded Sweatshirt from the clubs Cafe Press site.
Well it’s close to the weekend. The weather looks like it’s going to be a slightly wet one. The National Weather Service keeps pushing the path of Sergio south. That’s alright…we enjoy all forms of weather. Please make sure you bring your rain gear and a way to stay warm. We will have a campfire […]
Our next meeting, August 28th, we will be discussing Emergency Preparedness. Specifically how it applies to Ham Radio. One aspect is knowing how to build antennas from items you have laying around in your garage, office, or if you are desperate, dumpster diving. Here is one antenna that you can make if you have the […]