RARC Meeting Minutes – November 2010
RARC November 9, 2010
Approval of Oct. 2010 minutes: Approved
Vice President: Neil, WØVLZ “2 Crappie Poles and Some Wire” Tonight
Next month: Holiday Party
President Report: Field Day 2010 report. Refer to ARRL website for statistics.
Tech Committee: DSTAR rptr—all the equipment has arrived with the last being the duplexers. Repeater is running at KCØFOW's qth. Still working out details for final location of DSTAR rptr.
-All other rptr are running at full capacity.
Public Service: Gamehaven Run-- WØSTV will post details on website and reflector.
ARES: Updated Olmstead Co. ARES Frequency List passed around and available on website.
-Goal is to have one simplex net each month next year for ARES.
EOC: EOC is hopefully moving by the first of the year.
- Red Cross has a new radio
-Need orientation class for ham radio operators for the EM-50 ham gear.
MedComm: Table Top Drill in May 2011.
DX Contesting: Nothing to Report
Education: Schedule conflicts will defer CW class until Feb 2011.
VHF+: Quick presentation on area gridsquares and operating procedures.
-Operating positions in Minn and Iowa
-Cahill thank you gift for Field Day – motion for Family Club membership and $50 gift certificate. Approved
-President – Write in
-Vice President- Rodney KDØEBT
-Secretary- Dave KCØUCN with Steve WØSTV backup
-Treasurer- Bob, KCØGND
December Christmas Party: Old Country Buffett, Victorias, Dos Amigoes, Pizza Ranch (Stewartville), Broadway Pizza. Look for email from the President.
-Elmer Committee restart-up.
Presentation: Niel WØVLZ “Two Crappie Poles and Some Wire”
Respectively submitted: Rodney, KDØEBT
Last update: November 22, 2010