Education Presentation: “FT8” on November 11, 2017

Club Event: Educational Presentation Outline Posted on behalf of Dan AE∅DM and Steve K∅GUZ  FT8: The new mode is named after its developers, Steven Franke, K9AN, and Joe Taylor, K1JT. The numeral designates the mode’s 8-frequency shift keying format. (description courtesy ARRL 8/01/2017) FT8 for WCARC version 1.0   Additional information:     http://www.arrl.org/international-grid-chase-2018

WCARC Annual Picnic

WCARC Annual Picnic Sherwood Park, Juniper Shelter 9 September 2017 – 3:00 to 7:00 pm   The WCARC Members Club Picnic is Saturday September 9th from 3-7pm.  Hot Dogs and Burgers, Buns and condiments will be provided.  Please bring a dish to share according to the assignments below.  First initial of your last name indicates …

Black Ridge Tower Project & Matching Donations

Our Black Ridge Repeater Tower is on Bureau of Land Management (BLM) property west of the Colorado National Monument. It is the site of numerous communications towers and the WCARC leases a site for our repeater tower­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­ on 146.94. Much needed repairs including a tower replacement are in the planning stage, awaiting final approval of …