The WRARC held it’s meeting ( which is NOW on the 4th Tuesday of the month) at the American Legion Building in Danville. Those present at
the meeting were: KG4UQL, KK4IYY, KE4SHC , KG4PIF, KF4FMQ, KM4PDI, KA4SWT, KM4FRM, W9WA, K4FT, K4OH, N4JLT, WD4LEW, KM4QOY, KI4BM, W9LRR.
The meeting was called to order by club president John Montgomery at 7:30pm
John ask for the minutes from the last meeting to be read. Chris read the minutes from the last meeting. John Wulf made the motion to accept the minutes as read. John Lewis 2nd the motion and the motion to accept the minutes as read was approved by the members.
John ask for a treasury report. ….. Bill made the motion to accept the report. John Lewis 2nd. The motion was accepted by the members.
— Tower Holes —-
Doug said that the one tower was poured. The anchor holes will be in the next few days as the weather permits.
—- VE TESTING —-
John Wulf said the the next test session will be on October 23 at the Methodist Church.
—- FIELD DAY —-
2A or 3A that is the question. Seems we will have the radios to do either one just need the operators to be there to operate them. The Ladies Aux
with the legion will not be able to do the meal this year so we are on our own. It was decided the club will pay for the meat (hamgurgers / hot dogs ) this year. Members will bring what they want as a pot luck to add to the meal.
—- COMEX 2017 —-
Chris mentioned that there will be a statewide communications exercise in June. He will need some help on the ham portion of this exercise. He said that he would need some members to go to a few places to check in from public agency sites. Ken and Ray Whitehouse said they would be able to assist.
—- WISH LIST —-
Ken said that there is a wish list. The list consist of things needed for the station that is being put together. The list is Coax, Ameritron RCS-4 ( remote antenna switch ), Rotar Cable 8 conductor, Signalink usb Digital Interface, Cat5 Data Cable, Romex 12-2 wire. This stuff might be in your garage or just laying around. If you don’t use or need these things or other things that we might use call Ken at 859-516-3354. He has had some of these things already donated and is keeping a list so contact him if you want to donate.
The meeting closed at 8:22pm
The before meeting will be at Quadalajara’s on Perryville road at 6pm.
Next meeting will be held on June 27th 2017 American Legion 45 Spears Lane.
Submitted to the WRARC by
Chris / KG4UQL