Posted in: Announcement, Event, Nets

SIMPLEX EXERCISE 4-JUNE-2022

DATE: Saturday 4-JUNE-2022 TIME: 11.00 am  DURATION: 45-90 MIN FREQUENCY: Net begins on PRIMARY – 145.29(-) PL110.9 SECONDARY – DMR TG-311037 LOGGING: NetLogger for station and assigned alternate NCS TRAINING VIDEO: Click to View REQUEST FOR INFORMARION (RI) Net Control or any relay station will be requesting checked in stations to provide on a volunteer […]

Posted in: Announcement, Event, Nets

SIMPLEX EXERCISE 7-MAY-2021

DATE: Saturday 7-MAY-2022 TIME: 11.00 am  DURATION: 45-90 MIN FREQUENCY: Net begins on PRIMARY – 145.29(-) PL110.9 SECONDARY – DMR TG-311037 LOGGING: NetLogger for station and assigned alternate NCS TRAINING VIDEO: Click to View REQUEST FOR INFORMARION (RI) Net Control or any relay station will be requesting checked in stations to provide on a volunteer […]

Posted in: Board Minutes

New Amateur Radio License Applications Fee

New Amateur Radio License Applications Fee To Become Effective April 19, 2022. ARRL Youth Licensing Grant Program to cover a one-time $35 application fee for license candidates younger than 18 years old. Read more at ARRL LICENCE INFO. Further information and instructions about the FCC Application Fee are available from the ARRL VEC at LICENCE […]

Posted in: Antenna, HF, Technical

What is NVIS?

Posted by Elizabeth Klinc, KE8FMJ on December 21, 2021 at 7:25 pm CLICK FOR NVIS NVIS stands for Near-Vertical Incidence Skywave. It is used for local-to-medium distances on HF. This is the opposite of DX, which is meant for long distances. The radio waves from NVIS travel near-vertically upwards into the ionosphere, where they are refracted back […]