Category: Ham News

Stealthy Antenna

During our April meeting, Craig W8ELD mentioned two items he recently came across with good information about stealthy antennas. The first was a recent edition of Ham Nation The second was a set of presentation slides from Carl Foster KB7AZ

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August President’s Newsletter and Meeting Announcement

Summer Time Parks on the Air (POTA) is in full swing. Many are bringing their equipment with them on trips and taking the time to activate parks along the way. Keep an eye out for club members and be sure

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Meeting Announcement and President’s Newsletter – October

Hello All, Welcome to Fall! We have our first meeting of Fall to discuss the major event for this time of year, the Great Lakes Ham Con. This includes our clubs support for the K8MIS special event station. Please find

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K8MIS Special Event Station at August Race

Our club will be participating in the Special Event station at MIS.   Those interesting in coming out, may sign-up on the August Race Volunteer Form   We have two locations, a Meet-and-Greet table in the Fan Zone by the

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Michigan Section Family Outing July 7 & 8

  Larry WB8R wanted our club to know about the following event, as mentioned in the June Michigan Section News The 19th annual Michigan Section Family Outing will once again be held at the Woodlands Conference Center and Campground in

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Great Lakes HamCon Newsletter

Main points in May newsletter Event tickets available via MIS website Flea Market spaces available ($2/sq foot for Founding Member Clubs ARRL President Rick Roderick will be keynote speaker Please find more details in the newsletter 73’s de NU8M

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Hello All, Please find an announcement that Louis AB8RI forwarded….John NU8M THE ARRL LAB: TRIALS, TRIBULATIONS AND (TALL?) TALES IEEE Southeastern Michigan: Chapter VIII (EMC) Southeastern Michigan IEEE EMC Chapter technical meeting. *** Note the Meeting Location:  Al Ameer Restaurant

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Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Basic class

The Following was forwarded by Jim Kvochick K8JK Livingston County and Michigan Volunteer Defense Force will be having a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Basic class Friday, March 17,  Saturday, March 18 and Sunday, March 19, 2017 Livingston County and Michigan Volunteer

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GLARA Donation Form

The donation form for the new Great Lakes Amateur Radio Association (GLARA) has been added to the SLAARC website.  Plese visit the Ham Links tab and click on GLARA to get to the page with the form.  The form is

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Old QST Magazines Available

Ken, W8MJ, has copies of QST going back to 1981 that we would like to get rid of.  If you are interested in these magazines please contact Ken directly. Ken is a member of the SLAARC, so club members have

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