September 2017 Meeting

The first meeting of the 2017-2018 club year will be held on Tuesday September 12, 7:30 pm at the Elgin Regiment.

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St Thomas War Memorial Garden

war memorial garden model

Herb Warren, chairman of the War Memorial Site Committee, holds up a model of the future Veterans Memorial Garden. The garden, which will be located in the green space on Moore Street in St. Thomas, will have the Great War soldier, the World War Two/Korean War Cenotaph and a new Afghanistan memorial located in it. (Laura Broadley/Times-Journal)

Our President, Worth VE3BTC, is on the committee to establish the St Thomas War Memorial Garden in St Thomas. St Thomas Ford is offering a donation pf $20 for every one who test drives one of their vehicles on July 15th, for more details, see the flyer.

Amplifier For Sale

Henry Radio 2kw amp

From the estate of Frank Krack VE3FWN (sk), this 2kw amplifier is for sale, best offer. Contact his son Mike Krack VE3RMS at mikek401@gmail.com for more details.

Notice: the amplifier has been sold, thank you.

NVIS

NVIS

Bit of discussion at last meeting about NVIS. A research paper has been published and is available for reading on this topic

References

Field Day 2016

The results are in… see December 2016 QST. EARS competed in the 4A category battery powered and below are our results:

results2016

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Items for Sale

Ray Else VA3RZ, a local ham, has the following items for sale. Contact him if you are interested in any items.

for-sale-va3rz

CF31CER now QRT

qrt

CF31CER, the station set up by the Elgin Amateur Radio Society to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Elgin Regiment is now QRT.

In total, 320 contacts were made, one of the last was with the club station at Purdue University in Lafayette, Ind. Any one looking for confirmation of your contact with our station should email us at CF31CER@gmail.com with your call and contact number. Thanks for all the contacts from all of the operators of the station,

73 al ve3gam