From the President, By the time you read this we will be coming into the month of June, and of course this means Field Day. For twenty-four continuous hours, on the fourth weekend of June, amateur radio operators gather together all across the country and attempt to make as many contacts as possible over the … Continue reading "From the President May 2019"
Schaumburg Business Meeting May 16, 2019 Geoff Stevens KA9QGH President called the meeting to order at 7:03 PM. Rebecca KA9EFE brought lemon bars: fabulous! Attendees Orson Baker AB9WQ Danny Kafka VP KD9HIL Greg Howard KD9MYA John Schofield AC9JS Gary Bernstein N9VU Burt Shultz AB9CV Geoff Stevens KA9QGH Leo Ribordy N9NBH Frank Giampa N9QPD Bob Zuttermeister … Continue reading "Schaumburg Amateur Radio Club Business Meeting May 16, 2019"
Schaumburg Amateur Radio Club Board of Directors Meeting May, 2019 Leo Ribordy N9NBH Chairman declared No Quorum at 7:00 PM; therefore no business conducted. Informal discussion regarding Field Day preparation was held. Geoff KA9QGH President published an email to the club informing lack of Field Day Leadership may preclude participation this year. Attendees Leo … Continue reading "Schaumburg Amateur Radio Club Board of Directors Meeting May 1st, 2019"
By: Mike Sorensen K9KQX Over the past year or so, I’ve read many articles about magnetic loop antennas, questioning to myself are they really all that great compared to the typical dipole that I’ve been using for 3+ years. Well, I finally decided to give it a shot and build something from what I had … Continue reading "Homebrew Magnetic Loop Antenna 40m – 20m"