Minutes of the April 14, 2012  meeting of the Weld Amateur Radio Society Meeting called to order by Willie W5WIW at 9:02

Introductions around the room

  1. Name and Call Sign

Minutes from last meeting approved

Treasurer's report Berry N0OYM

Repeater report Willie W5WIW

  1. VHF repeater is down, will look to get it back up
  2. We are also looking to replace the antenna soon
  3. 147.000 is down, Randy Long has taken it for repairs. Randy has found several bad solder joints, still working on the project. Willie W5WIW has an antenna for 70 meters and looking for some 7/8 in hardline and fittings. He also has a 2 meter antenna and 1/2 in hardline and fittings.

Old Business

  1. If anyone needs a name tag, please let Jerry Williams know
  2. Berry N0OYM got confirmation for CCARC that Willie W5WIW is now a delegate for WARS

New Business

  1. no new business

Show and Tell

  1. Willie W5WIW showed some older radios and Morris Code keys

Upcoming events

  1. NCARC meeting April 28 in Loveland
  2. April 23, 2012 Weather training Loveland, CO Community room. 222 E 4th St 9am to Noon
  3. April 28, 2012 Weather spotter training and ARES meeting. Greeley Recreation center 651 10th Ave 8:30am-4:00pm

Additional Comments

Meeting adjourned at  9:36 am


Next meeting May 12, 2012 at Golden Corral 3035 S 23rd Ave in Greeley. Breakfast at 8:15, meeting at 9p