Club Meeting – Field Day Prep

SSTV and Raspberry Pi

We had three presentations tonight! First, John AC6SL showed the sort of slow-scan TV images (SSTV) that one can receive from the International Space Station on 2-meters. With most ISS passes below 45° elevation, few images are completely perfect, but some are quite good, and even poorly received images usually are readable. Then Glen KG0T […]

Club Meeting – Glen KG0T – Raspberry Pi for Ham (and non-Ham) Projects

Glen KG0T has used Raspberry Pi [3] single-board computers for various projects “around the shack.” What started as an educational tool has become a very affordable development platform with built in ARM processor, hundreds of megabytes of SDRAM, GPU, and HDMI video output. Glen will be giving examples of the sorts of projects that can work well […]

Club Meeting – Kerry K3RRY – Tower Trailer for Field Day

Kerry has been working on a tower trailer for Field Day 2019. Learn about what goes into such a project and its current status.

Club Meeting – Tom W6TJK – Hallicrafters SX-28A Restoration

Tom W6TJK will present the results of his efforts to restore a circa 1945 Hallicrafters SX-28A communications receiver. Will he be able to bask in the glow (pun intended) of his accomplishments?