Fusion Repeater Upgrade


Some good news and bad – The Bad:  AS of Nov 11, 2018 the w5fc DARC 442.425 Yaesu System Fusion Repeater will be off the air for a few days.  The Good:  when the repeater and controller come back on the air it will be the new Yaesu DR2X and have Wires-X connectivity (replacing the older DR1X).  Stay tuned for more updates as they occur.  We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Skynet 11-10-18 “The Indian Space Program” & Constellation “Cetus, the Whale” 9PM CT

05naughty1SKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “The Indian Space Program” and “Tour of the Constellation Cetus, the Whale”

Net Control: Tony NT5TM
Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
“The Prisoner: The Chimes of Big Ben”

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

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Tech Net News 11-10-2018

Credit: Chen et al. (2018). They promise this won’t hurt, much.

Have you signed up for Turkey Trot? If not, and you like having fun in the cold with other hams, you should join us! All you need is an HT and enthusiasm.

And don’t forget: many club members will soon need to pay their dues for next year. If that’s you, then head over to https://www.hamclubonline.com/ and take care of that.

Finally, our president will be one of the leading competitors in a chili cook-off next weekend. It benefits a great charity, so why not check it out?

The contest calendar shows a few events going on this weekend. The RTTY weekend of the Worked All Europe DX Contest is in progress, as is the 10-10 International Fall Digital QSO Party.

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Tech Net News 11-03-2018

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Credit: SpaceX

The next club meeting will be on Tuesday, November 6th, 2018. Dr. Tim, N6DIY, will present on different types of code keys.

Our surprise net on October 29th, about mysterious disappearances, was a big success! We might even have found all the socks that disappeared in your washing machine over the years. The club has another surprise net coming up on New Year’s Eve. What should we do? Let us know!

It’s time to sign up for Turkey Trot! It’s just about the neatest thing you can do with your holiday morning, and you get to sleep in—we’re not getting started until 6:00 am this year.

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