Tech Net News 07-28-2018


Our next club meeting will be on Tuesday, August 7th; our club officers will present an AREDN update.

If you enjoyed today’s Lecture and Lab, or if you missed it, you can review the antenna dimensions on-line, or contact the club if you have any questions.

This coming Monday is going to be the 5th Monday of the month, so instead of one of our regular nets, we’ll be having trivia night on the air. Get ready to compete against the smartest hams in the area!

Tonight’s Afterglow Movie will be The Green Hornet, and if you can put up with commercials, you can watch it for free on-line.

On the contest calendar, the main stand-out is the RSGB IOTA contest, in progress now, but you’ll have to get moving: the contest ends at 7:00 am tomorrow, Dallas time.

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Skynet 7-28-18 NASA Analog Missions (Part 1) & Constellation Cygnus 9PM CT

498141main_drats2009_suitport_hiresSKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT
Saturday’s Topic: “The NASA Analog Missions (Part 1)” and “Tour of the Constellation Cygnus the Swan”
Net Control: Billye KF5PDS
Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
“The Green Hornet” (2011)

2-Meter Repeater W5FC: 146.880MHz, PL 110.9, –
Echolink: W5FC-R, node 37247. Search “DARC Skynet” Search “DARC Skynet” Search “KE5ICX”
Direct Video Link:

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