Current Events

Ham Radio Exam

September 19th, 2020 at 9:00am
Held at the American Legion Post 119
4561 Greenstone Road, Placerville CA 95667
Testing Fees $14.00
Contact Ken Vogele, W6KWV at 530-642-9523

Next Meeting Thur, Sep 24

Join us for our monthly meeting Thursday September 24th at 7:00 PM. 
Via Zoom.

Big Hill SOTA and POTA

Saturday Sep. 19th 10am - 2pm
Join us on Big Hill for SOTA and POTA fun.
Bring your own sack lunch or snack 
Learn from others and test your gear for portable operations.
Big Hill Location

At the February meeting our featured speaker was Steve Dyer, W1SRD who was a 2018 Ducie Island DX Expedition team member.   Steve showed many pictures of the operation and explanied the difficulties involved.  He also showed us some examples of bad DX pileup operating. There were quite a few questions and everone enjoyed the lecture.  Steve said he is ready for the next DX Expedition. 

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Jordan, W6CJ showed off his dummy load project (sorry the picutre did not come out)

Phill, KK6YYD showed of his personal shelter used for SOTA operations when the weather gets bad

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Colton, WD6CWM showed us his new portable antenna from MFJ that needed a few adjustmets.

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