Matt Walsh AC9IG President called the meeting to order at 7:00 PM. Rebecca KA9EFE brought Cupcakes tonight; made sure we had coffee ready. Attendees Leo Ribordy N9NBH Danny Kafka KD9HIL John Zubay AC9CP Ken Krzywicki KD9HIJ Kent Ochs W9KAO Frank Giampa N9QPD Matt Walsh AC9IG Geoff Stevens KA9QGH Mike Sorensen K9KQX Larry Barker K9FLT John … Continue reading "Schaumburg Amateur Radio Club Business Meeting November 15, 2018"
I would like to thank everyone who ran for an office at our November meeting. We were able to fill all elected positions for the 2019 year. At the same November 15 meeting the club also discussed some proposed bylaw changes regarding the code of conduct. I commend the membership for having an informed discussion … Continue reading "President’s Report November 2018"
Frank Giampa N9QPD Chairman opened the meeting at 7:00 PM. Attendees Leo Ribordy N9NBH Ken Krzywicki KD9HIJ Cliff Sowka K9QD Russ Schmidt KC9NUV Kent Ochs W9KAO Frank Giampa N9QPD Terry Jarholm KD9LEU John Zietlow K9WIC Dirk Smith W0RI Treasurer’s Report Chris Brewer AC9GN not present but provided previous report: beginning balance $5,132.94. Income was $45. … Continue reading "Schaumburg Amateur Radio Club Board of Directors Meeting November 7, 2018"
After an early season winter storm dropped 8.4″ of snow and ice the weekend of November 25 many club members found their antennas covered in ice, drooping or bent. They’ll need a few more days until things start to melt to make a full assessment of the damages. We’d like to remind everyone that the … Continue reading "Winter Storm Causes Antenna Problems"
The club ran a 10 week class to help amateurs prepare for the exam to upgrade from a technician license to a general license. Held at the Hoffman Estates branch of the Schaumburg Township District Library on Saturday mornings, we had an average of 8-10 attendees per session. Everyone in the class was invited to … Continue reading "General Class Wraps Up"