Minutes of the November 13, 2010 meeting of the Weld Amateur Radio Society


Meeting called to order by Willie W5WIW at 9:10 am

Introductions around the room

  1. Interesting radio in your station-maybe an old one

Minutes from last meeting approved

Treasurer's report Berry N0OYM

Repeater report Berry N0OYM

  1. Both 2M and 440 are up
  2. IRLP node hard drive crashed and had to be rebuilt, antenna may have been affected by weather conditions. May need new hard drive soon, 20-30G IDE standard. Maurice and Willie may have some that will work

Old Business

New Business

  1. Are getting to the point where can get other antenna up when the weather improves
  2. Will start looking for new cable

Show and Tell

  1. Woody KI0SI- home built transmatch
  2. Willie W5WIW-someone had their GPS and garage door opener stolen at football game and it led them to the guy's house and they stole everything. Be careful with the information on a GPS. May be a good idea to change one's him address to something else on a GPS.

Upcoming Events

  1. NCARC meeting Oct 18, 2010 9am at Widow McCoys Restaurant in Loveland.
  2. Get your stuff ready for Hamfest in Ft. Collins in Jan
  3. Wear your Santa hat at the Dec meeting-there will be a goodie drawing

Additional Comments

  1. Maurice looking for help wiring a gutter for HF

Meeting adjourned at 9:55 am

Next meeting Dec 11th 2010 at 9am at Union Hall in Greeley