Meeting of May 22nd, 2007
Called to Order at 7:30 pm on 146.79 MHz by Pres. Jack km6te
Checking = $ 51.29
Savings = $ 166.28
Equipment = $ 1210.71
Approximate 30 paid club members for 2007 as of today.
147.33 MHz on Grasshopper - we have the new controller - fieldtrip to install June 9th - 10th
HAM Class: General Class license starts in September or October
New Book coming out in July .... maybe a Tech class at same time
CDF Fire Station: New HF antenna now receives .... too long to transmit
Station is OK when you use an antenna tuner
June 2nd - ARRL Convention in Ferndale - Swap Meet, Presentations, Prizes, & More
June 9th -10th - Grasshopper repeater field service event - volunteer
June 16th - Garberville Rodeo Parade - Club does EZ traffic control, 10am - 11:30am - volunteer
Next Fall - Emergency Preparedness Group Drill, .... seminar at convention on June 2nd
Eddy asked about the club's link radio equipment.
The 147.33 MHZ & 146.94 MHZ repeaters will also transmit on UHF (440.95 MHz)
This signal is received on a vertical antenna at the 146.79 MHz repeater site and re-transmitted.
Meeting was adjourned around 7:45 pm