Eden Prairie Radio Club Sunday Net
Net Control - Jonathan - k0fey
If there are any specific topics you would like to discuss on an upcoming net please feel free to pass those along and I will do my best to incorporate them in.
Check-Ins on the weekly Eden Prairie Radio Club Net
146.880 RX ,146.280 TX, No Tone
Central Time Zone -Sundays 9:00pm
Coordinated Universal Time - Mondays 0300 UTC
EchoLink: Node# 648417 – K0EPR-R
k9wn - Jake - There is a video entitled “How to blow up your balun” from the ARRL and on youtube, Jake also is multitasking by playing with antenna modeling and watching the Olympics closing. Jake enjoyed Craig’s presentation.
Kd0b - Dale - Craig did great presentation on his receiver.
ke0ecf - Ron - He was in Alexandria so missed the EPRC club meeting but was delivering his presentation that he gave to EPRC to the CAP Alexandria squadron. Ron was on his deck today enjoying lack of bugs and fine weather.
ke0br - David - Also enjoyed the EPRC meeting. David drove to Wisconsin for funeral of a friend. Also enjoyed the weather.
n0wfj - Bob - Ordered a 4 port headphone splitter (like the one Jake has).
ke0ahu - Alan - Met Don Rice (The Minnetonka repeater owner) and his tropical bird today.
Kd0mgh - Ron - Ron was listening to another net and found more folks using a pizza pan as a base for mobile antennas used as a fixed base station.
kd0b - recheck - Dale: In house transmitting mag mount on pizza pan? Ron: Yes, and close to window. …maybe coax in tree with antenna? Ron: maybe in rafters in garage as option.
ke0ahu - recheck - to Dale.. conversation
kd0mgh - Ron - Now out in car and there appears to be no static.
wa0vll - Roger - There is a delay in coming in over internet and cannot transmit immediately. I was a beautiful day up north today all around and not hot like the last few days. Making bigger progress on the pontoon boat now.
Dale to Roger - Conversation about the presentation this last Thursday at the EPRC meeting.
A great contest is occurring all this year:
http://www.arrl.org/npota is the link for anyone interested in talking about this at our next meeting.
BroadCastify is now set up. You can listen to the repeater (with a 30 second delay) thought the link below. This is a great way to hear yourself for audio and whatever.
We will have the next EPRC radio club meeting next month on August 18th.
3rd Thursday of the month at 7 PM Central
Prairie Hill Free Church
17200 Valley View Road EP
Immediately west of the EP High School.
Also note that for those looking to get their license or upgrade the next test session at the Carver County Library in Chanhassen, MN you can find testing dates at http://www.arrl.org/find-an-amateur-radio-license-exam-session
This years field day was amazing!!!! Thank you everyone who worked and played at the Eden Prairie location of this years Field Day.
Let me know if you have any questions or suggestions,
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