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WEEKLY NET – Thursday 20:00 hours (01:00Z) on 147.315MHzFormal NTS traffic accepted.
Amateur Radio and ARES announcements accepted. Check-ins from all amateurs accepted. EMCOMM Training encouraged. Comments from all stations on the roster when requested.
Wednesday 21:00 hours (02:00Z) DSTAR Net on 145.380 DV Please enable gateway mode.
CLUB MEETINGS – Second Friday at 19:00 hours (00.00Z)LOCATION: Alexandria City’s new Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Community Room at 3600 Wheeler Avenue AT intersection of Duke Street and Quaker Lane. Public Parking in front of EOC building. WARNING: Do NOT park on Wheeler Avenue, as the City's ticketing protocol applies. TALK-IN on 147.315 repeater. MONTHLY PRE-MEETING DINNER (5 pm) at Atlantis Restaurant in Bradlee Shopping Center (3648 King St. /Rt 7).
CLUB MISSION & PURPOSEMISSION is commitment to advancing community citizens awareness of ham radio communication technologies and Federal Communications Commission (FCC) licensing certifications in collaboration with American Radio Relay League (ARRL).
PURPOSE is to support communications as requested by City of Alexandria's Emergency Services Office, by Alexandria Red Cross and by Public Event Directors for George Washington's Birthday Parade, Marine Corps Marathon Venture Quest and Bull Run Meet.
VHF REPEATERS Status147.315 (PL 107.2) OPERATIONAL 224.82 (PL107.2) OPERATIONAL 53.13 (PL107.2) In Maintenance MODE 444.600+ (T107.2) OPERATIONAL
1282.600 (CSQ) [No PL Required] OPERATIONAL 927.6 (-25Mhz, 107.2 PL) OPERATIONAL
DSTAR StatusOPERATIONAL Mode Port Output Offset Description DV C 145.3800 -0.6000 (2 meter DStar voice) DV B 442.0600 +5.0000 (70 cmeter DStar voice) DV A 1284.6000 -12.0000 (1.2 ghz DStar voice) DD A 1253.6000 RPS (1.2 ghz DStar data)
Alexandria Club Bulletins
Eric Parker, KG4DZA, is looking for additional volunteers to assist with this year's Tour de Cure being held on Sunday, June 2nd out of Reston Town Center. For the latest amateur radio news on this event, visit:
http://mysite.verizon.net/erparker/ Login using "Hams" for the email address and "adaride" for the password.
10-10 Club Net - One of the reasons Hams lost 11 Meters was inactivity. . http://www.ten-ten.org/ . The 10-10 Mission keep the band active through participation in 10-10 nets, QSO parties, and certificate collection,
Ham Radio Nation web server offers Live Profile Broadcasting w/webcam. - Amateur Radio Social Networking
2013 Field Day Packet Available
Virginia launches free emergency preparedness mobile app
[Dx-qsl] New Global post stamp
ROUND, forever Global stamp costs $1.10 for mailing anywhere in the world (including Canada and Mexico). Dave W4DN
Equipment for Sale by MembersFor Sale: ====================================================== Yaesu FT-817ND QRP Radio - Fully Loaded! ncludes Radio and all original packaging and accessories EXCEPT the 2m/70cm rubber duck (which can be purchased from Yaesu for about $23). Includes 3 additional accessories: Yaesu 2.4 KHz SSB Filter Yaesu Temperature Controlled Oscillator Maha 2700 mah battery pack $1000 worth of QRP goodness for $750! Let me know if you have any questions! Jeremy R Kolonay firstname.lastname@example.org
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