Club Meeting – Smartphones with Ham Radio

We have an interesting presentation for the September meeting: Rohan Agrawal, KJ6LXV, will present “Bluetooth APRS Text Messaging and Tweeting Systems.” He is also the developer of the system being discussed. What is most interesting is that Rohan is 12 years old. He will be doing the presentation at SLVARC as a “warm up” for

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Club Meeting – Elections – 10-GHz Communcations

Allen WB7RWU and visitor Stu Phillips K6TU will talk about portable 10-GHz communication.

Club Meeting – Field Day Wrap Up

Club Meeting – N1MM Refresher

Tonight, in addition to hearing a Field Day preparations report from John N6FBA, we’ll get a refresher course from Rich KE1B on the N1MM contact-logging software, which all of our stations will use on Field Day.

Club Meeting – Greg N6CK: Summits on the Air

Tonight Greg N6CK will discuss Summits on the Air (SOTA), an award scheme for hams that encourages portable operation in mountainous areas. From one’s home, from a nearly hilltop, or from the top of a summit, anyone can participate. Mountaineering skills are not required! Greg also will demo his ultra-portable expedition gear.