2011-03-14

Scarborough Amateur Radio Club, Incorporated

General Meeting

March 14, 2011

This meeting took place at the Don Montgomery Community Recreation Centre.

President Ralph Muecke VE3VXY/VE3CIW called the meeting to order at 7:25 PM.

Welcome to Chris Thomson, who has just written his basic exam.

MS Walk announcement:

This year the MS Walk will be on Sunday, April 17, and it is going to be a SARC event using the VE3WE call sign. Ralph and Rudie will do the net control. We need club members to sign up (form is on website). Meeting place is at Cedarbrae Collegiate (550 Markham Rd) and members should arrive around 8:00 AM.

Show and tell:

Ian VA3IGD brought in an OPEK antenna that he has been testing for HF, 6m and 2m use on an apartment balcony.

Rod VE3SOY brought in a Lindenblad antenna (folded dipole) for satellite work.

Bob VE3IEL showed a 40m CW QRP transceiver and power supply.

Draw – thanks to Jim VE3JUS for prizes.

Meeting adjourned at 9:10 PM.

Participate – Learn – Enjoy