NS9RC

NORTH SHORE RADIO CLUB

ILLINOIS

 
 
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What’s Happening?

 

OFFICIAL NOTICE;

As outlined in our Club Bylaws, public notice is hereby presented of the 2020 Board Nominations for the NSRC Board. Election will be at our annual business meeting in November.

President: Burt Krain, KR9T

Vice President: Dave Hewitt, WW9S

Treasurer: Warren Pugh, KC9IL

Secretary: Jeff Kraft, WW9F

Technical: Greg Karlove, W9GAK

Membership: Tami Witbrot, KD9IXB

Publicity: Cary Willis, KD9ITO

Communications: Cary Willis, KD9ITO

Program: Dave Hewitt, WW9S

Net: Mark Klocksin, WA9IVH

Education: Rich Davidson, K9RD

IT Services: Vic Maiewski, KA9KBD

Public Service: Rob Orr, K9RST



NEXT MEETING: OCTOBER 15

October 15, 2019 NSRC Club Meeting

Agenda

Presentation of the slate of candidates for the 2020 Board – Rob K9RST

Dongles and Hotspots Don Whiteman, KK9H

Cary Willis, KD9ITO

Ham Digital Modes – a brief history

How the Digital modes are similar & different

Reflectors, Rooms & Talk Groups

On the air with repeaters vs. dongles/hotspots

Where dongles & hotspots can and cannot go

Show & tell of various popular dongles/hotspots

Antenna Envy Burt KR9T

All you wanted to know about avoiding HOA restrictions and overcoming obstacles for operating HF in antenna restricted environments.

Burt and a team of other club members have established a network of Flex Radios which are internet connected and being tested now.


QRP NIGHT - RECAP

The QRPer’s enjoy a great night of radio only to find the bands were not as friendly. company and food was terrific!

QRP on the Air.

QRP on the Air.

QRP Post. The operators is off enjoying S’Mores!

QRP Post. The operators is off enjoying S’Mores!


Special Events

Hams in the Park

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 VE Examination Schedule for 2019

 NSRC Volunteer Examiner (VE) Sessions will be held Sundays, from 1:30-3:30 at the Northbrook Public Library on the following dates in the Interactive Classroom A, 2nd Floor:

Location: 1201 Cedar Lane

                Northbrook, IL 60062

October 20, 2019

December 15, 2019

Time: 1:30 PM (Walk-ins allowed) 

Contact: 

(847) 295-8845

VEC: ARRL/VEC.  See above for location and time.

 

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