Frank Giampa N9QPD Chairman opened the meeting at 7:00 PM. Attendees Leo Ribordy N9NBH Dennis Calvey KD9HIK Cliff Sowka K9QD Matt Walsh AC9IG Kent Ochs W9KAO Russ Schmidt KC9NUV Frank Giampa N9QPD Dirk Smith W0RI Chris Brewer AC9GN Treasurer’s report Chris Brewer AC9GN reports: beginning balance $4,992.50. Income was $0. Expense was $60.29 for data … Continue reading "Schaumburg Amateur Radio Club Board of Director March 7, 2018"
Matt Walsh AC9IG President opened the meeting at 7:00 PM. Attendees Leo Ribordy N9NBH Dennis Calvey KD9HIK Cliff Sowka K9QD Matt Walsh AC9IG Kent Ochs W9KAO Frank Giampa N9QPD Dirk Smith W0RI Chris Brewer AC9GN Rob Glowacki N9MVO Danny Kafka KD9HIL Robert Kocourek W9RKK Burt Shultz AB9CV Steve Karson AC9EM Rick Cook KC9PLO Don Smith … Continue reading "Schaumburg Amateur Radio Club Business Meeting March 15, 2018"
Each month we present a new list of websites that club members find interesting. We’ll share these with you. If you find something of interest that’s Ham Radio, or technology related, ie electronics, science, engineering, computers, kit building etc, please feel free to send submission to Mike K9KQX. ARRL Repurposes AM Transmitter for HAM Radio … Continue reading "Websites Recommended by Club Members"
by Dave Sims K9KBM (Copied from Ad) When was the last time you used a radio you had built? The BITX40 board is a two board, 40 meter SSB transceiver module kit with digital control! Inside an evening, you can be on-air with this digital SSB transceiver, chatting with the local gang or chasing DX … Continue reading "BITX40 SSB Kit"
By Dirk W0RI Ray Buchicchio WA9BLP Antenna Project, Roselle, Illinois, Saturday March 10, 2018 Site Profile (Ray Buchicchio): Ray was born 1927 in Chicago, IL, his Elmer was his Ham Dad. Lives with wife Millie in Roselle, IL. Ray was a charter member of SARC going back his friend Bill Sneed. An interesting fact is … Continue reading "Giving a Helping Hand to a HAM in need"
Name and Call sign: Matt Walsh, AC9IG Years in amateur radio: 4 What radios and antennas do you frequently use: Yaseu 450D on HF and Icom 208H for VHF and UFH What modes do you operate: SSB and FM What SARC activities do you enjoy: Field day is by far my favorite, followed closely by … Continue reading "Member Q&A Matt Walsh"
John Shofield provided the following report: Results March 3rd, 2018 Name Call Class Walgenbach, Neil E. AC9SK Extra Chen, Hao KD9KLX Technician Richier, Taylor L. KD9KLY Technician Bizon, Bartlomiej KD9KLZ Technician Class Technician 3 General 0 Extra 1 Total 4 Next examination date: April 7th, 2018 All of us at SARC would like … Continue reading "VE Testing"
Construction Project Gary N9VU Next CP meeting will be Saturday, April 14th and 28th from 8am till noon. Location is at the Schaumburg Tennis Plus, 1416 Payne Rd, Schaumburg, IL EMCOMM Bob Langsfeld WB9TZC Leo N9NBH reported exercise of the Sunday night Net and the Peoria-based ARES 3.905 MHz test 4:30PM conducted for all districts … Continue reading "Miscellaneous Updates"
I am always thoroughly impressed when I hear the attendance numbers for the construction project. Very often above 20. This is great. It’s unfortunate that my schedule doesn’t allow me to make it to them very often. I also enjoy the photos from the construction project that show up on SARC All from time to … Continue reading "From the President"