Tech Net News 10-13-2018

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Credit: Murdo McLeod, The Guardian

Tech Net on the Hill is coming up in just two weeks. We’ll be at the Flag Pole Hill pavilion from 2 pm to 9 pm on Saturday, October 27th.

Winter Dinner is coming up! Remember that you can buy tickets for our Winter Dinner Raffle at all club functions.

And finally, we have a surprise net coming up on October 29th. Do you have a spooky or surprising idea for a net? Let the club know.

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Skynet 10-13-18 50th Anniversary Apollo 7 & Constellation 9PM CT

apollo20720crew20sib20model20nasaSKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “The 50th Anniversary of Apollo 7” and “Tour of the Constellation Capricornus”

Net Control: Brenda WB5OZL

Afterglow Movie 10:30PM: “The Lost Missile” (1958)

2-Meter Repeater W5FC: 146.880MHz, PL 110.9, –
Echolink: W5FC-R, node 37247.

Youtube.com Search “DARC Skynet”
Facebook.com Search “DARC Skynet”
Twitch.tv Search “KE5ICX”

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Skynet 10-6-18 “Goblin: A 9th Planet?” & Constellation Triangulum 9PM CT

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SKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Goblin, A 9th Planet?” and “Tour of the Constellation Triangulum”

Net Control: Carolyn KC5OZT

Afterglow Movie 10:30PM: “Decay” (2012)
2-Meter Repeater W5FC: 146.880MHz, PL 110.9, –
Echolink: W5FC-R, node 37247.

Youtube.com Search “DARC Skynet”
Facebook.com Search “DARC Skynet”
Twitch.tv Search “KE5ICX”

Direct Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCishlh8WmW7OXy9Q6sxsaag

Yahoo Groups: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/skynet
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/groups/306498286059167/
Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion topic of the evening.

New Discovery Stirs Up Signs of the Elusive Planet 9

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Tech Net News 10-06-2018

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Yes, this bird needs a sobriety test. Credit: Ken Thomas

Don’t forget to set your alarm and review the communications plan. Lifewalk is tomorrow morning! If you signed up but haven’t received the communications plan, please get in touch with the club now!

Tech Net on the Hill is coming up in three weeks. Mark your calendars: we’ll be at Flag Pole Hill from 2 pm to 9 pm on Saturday, October 27th. Please plan to participate—and consider sharing what you know with others.

Don’t forget that tickets for our Winter Dinner raffle are for sale at all our club activities.

And finally, we have a surprise net coming up on October 29th. Do you have a spooky or surprising idea for a net? Let the club know.

Continue reading