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13 Pass Ham Exams on Lopez!

Fri, 11/15/2019 - 10:54am
We had a very successful Ham Exam on November 9th. New Technicians: Chris Combs  KJ7KIZ George Hohnsbeen  KJ7KJB David Robison  KJ7KJC Nick Teague  KJ7KJD Susie Teague  KJ7KJE John Wickahm  KJ7KJA Upgrade to General: Chayanne Escalante  KJ7BUZ Renee Koplan  WA7GRL Joel Ray KJ7BVE Michael Sendrowicz  KG7UVP David Saylor KC6UVZ John Waugh  W3LPZ Patty Wickham. KJ7PRW This is the first […]
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Meeting Minutes: October 2019

Sat, 11/02/2019 - 1:17pm
Highlights include: • Ed’s presentation comparing horizontal dipoles and vertical antennas. SJCARS_Minutes_October_2019
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Verticals vs. Horizontal Dipoles

Sun, 10/13/2019 - 8:57pm
The following pdf file is the slide show I used in my presentation on vertical antennas vs. horizontal dipoles at the 10/11/19 club meeting.  If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to comment, or email me at: my call sign at ARRL dot net. VvsHpresentation Ed K.
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VE Testing Session: November 9, 2019 – Lopez

Mon, 10/07/2019 - 9:30am
Date: Nov 9, 2019 Time: 9am-noon Pre-Registration is preferred, but not required. Please download and e-mail the registration form to      Where:  Lopez Public Library 2225 Fisherman Bay RoadLopez, WA 98261 (in the ‘Meeting Room”)   Posted on behalf of Kenny KU7M
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Mon, 09/30/2019 - 3:19pm
Boxes of books!  From the collection of Dick Rich, W6OPX, Silent Key.  They are free to a good home.  Take one, take 10, take them all. Contact Ed Kelm, KD7TUN, if you are interested in any.
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Meeting Minutes: September 2019

Sat, 09/21/2019 - 4:18pm
Hoop conducted a short meeting at our annual Lopez Island SJCARS picnic .SJCARS_Minutes_September_2019
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SJCARS Lopez BBQ, Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019, Odlin County Park

Wed, 09/11/2019 - 8:01pm
SJCARS Lopez BBQ Saturday, September 14, 2019,   Odlin County Park Dear SCJARS members and Friends,  Our next SJCARS monthly meeting will be the Lopez Club BBQ, which will be on Saturday, September 14. Mark your calendars! The BBQ will be at the Picnic Shelter at Odlin County Park on Lopez Island, from about 10:00 am to 3:00 […]
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Meeting Minutes: August 2019

Tue, 09/10/2019 - 6:51pm
Highlights include: • HamWan is installed on Lookout Mt • What is AMPRnet (Net44)? SJCARS_Minutes_August_2019  
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Meeting Minutes: July 2019

Tue, 08/06/2019 - 11:37am
Highlights of the meeting include 2019 Field Day reports. SJCARS_Minutes_July_2019
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HamWAN Adds Lookout Mountain Site

Tue, 08/06/2019 - 6:53am
There is a new HamWAN Site that Kenny, KU7M, helped bring up last weekend. It’s located south of Bellingham on Lookout Mountain, and paints the east side of the San Juan Islands: To get a better view, check out HWLookout on heywhatsthat. If you’re in the coverage area and would like to connect, contact me […]
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Celebration of Life for Sue and Dick Rich

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 3:42pm
There will be an Open House Celebration of Life for Sue and Dick Rich on August 4, 1 to 4 p.m., at The Backdoor Kitchen, 400 A St., Friday Harbor.  Dick, W6OPX, was a long time SJCARS member and one of the regulars who did the Tuesday CEMNET checkin at Mullis Fire Stn. for many […]
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