W4RRC - RIDGE AMATEUR RADIO CLUB

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2006 Officers:

PRESIDENT: WA4ZZQ Bill Smyth
VICE PRESIDENT: KD4HDR Russ Rhodes
SECRETARY: Open
TREASURER (interim): K4KXO Ken Ferguson

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CLUB MEETINGS

Fourth Tuesday of the month except June, July, and December
7PM at the Batesburg-Leesville Leisure Center on Mitchell St.
Non-members, family, friends, visitors are all welcome.
Some of us meet at 6PM at Shealy's for dinner before the club meetings and anyone is welcome to
come.
If you would like to get on or off our e-mailing list or for general information send mail to info@w4rrc.org.


2006 Programs:

January 24th:          NVIS Antennas, PC Scope & Spectrum Analyzer Software Demo (time permitting)
                              Reminder: Dues are due for 2006: $20 individual, $30 all hams in family
February 28th:         Echo Link, More PC Programs Demo (time permitting)
March 28th:            APRS
April 25th:               NWS Doppler Radar
May 30th:               Pizza Party!
June 24th:              Field Day Fun Saturday. Start setup about 8:30-9:00AM at Leisure Center and go until
                              6PM Sat. or so. This is a very casual, fun event with the emphasis on having a good
                              time, trying out (and showing off) equipment, and of course making a few contacts.
                              We'll make a lunch run somewhere during the day.
July                        No Meeting
August 22              Skywarn from the NWS Part 1
September 26        Skywarn Part 2
                    

REPEATER

147.255MHz +600KHz 123Hz PL Tone located in Batesburg-Leesville


THE TRANSMISSION LINE (2004)
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ACTIVITIES

2M Simplex net every Sunday at 9PM on 146.55MHz followed by the "net connection" on the repeater at approximately 9:15PM (Russ  Rhodes KD4HDR)

South Carolina 80M "Experimenter's Net" first Saturday of the month 9PM on 3959 (Russ Rhodes KD4HDR)

Field Day at the B-L Leisure Center in June on Saturday (C. W. Gantt W4CWG)