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

The September meeting had a full turnout and we welcomed two new members Tony W6QA and Larry K6HMP.  The first presentation was from Mike, KD6TMZ.  He showed a video and described his work for NASA at the research wind tunnels located at Moffett Field, CA.   Jordan, WC6J brought in a radiosonde that he found on one of his hikes. 

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Bob, W1RH showed off a GMRS repeater he configured for use in the local Fire Safe Council districts.  He also talked about FT8 and station automation.   Bob demonstrated FT8 by connecting to his station remotely and working a few contacts. 

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