delara newsDelaware Amateur Radio Association, Delaware OH VOL 37 NUMBER 5
Meeting Forecast 2018
We have some excellent topics in the pipeline for 2018~ including the Terror Awareness session outlined on the front page this month. Some of these are not completely firmed up (those out 6 months or so) but we’re pretty confident. January: Terror awarenessFebruary: T33 island DxpeditionMarch: Our traditional Field Day plannerApril: Night at the movies! Our own Bob W8ERD’s “Wow Movie”May: CPR TrainingJune: Field Day is here! July: Remote Station operation at the ARCAugust: Hamin’ it up in Jolly OldSeptember:October:November: Boat anchor swap and business meetingDecember: No meeting
30 years ago - May 1988
First quick review of Dayton. Russia changed over to direct QSL instead of Box 88 for all hams. John Boyers presented about micrpohones.
20 years ago - May 1998
Bob Brown, N8OB, presented about test equipment. Paul Forgrave, K8ES, became a silent key.
10 years ago - May 2008
Gary (now KE8O) presented on logging software for Field day.
For Sale / Wanted
FOR SALE: Yaesu FT 450D,Hardly used since it was used as a backup radio. A little less than two years old. Includes original box, mic, power cord and original manual.Asking $550. Larry--K8OMA 740-815-3560ANTENNA ANALYZER: I bought this RigExpert AA-30 antenna analyzer brand new. I have the manuals, batteries, software and factory box. The AA-30 is perfect and still has the plastic on the face and looks/analyzes like new. $165 if you want me to ship it or $150 in person.https://rigexpertusa.com/aa-30-analyzer/I wouldn't mind waiting until the next meeting if you want. Wally W8WLK