The LoCoARC main repeater frequency is 146.625MHz with an offset of -0.6MHz and transmit and receive tones of 136.5Hz. We will have our Tuesday Night QSO Nets on this repeater while it is working and the alternate is the 147.000repeater with an offset of +0.6MHz and the same tone settings. Check ya later 😉
Category: LoCoARC Club
Lowndes County Amateur Radio Club
This is the Lowndes County Amateur Radio Club’s monthly news letter. The newsletter contains important dates, topics of interest, scheduled testing dates for the year, a list of the members of the VE team, and a list of Net Controller assignments.
This month we had one person to take the Technician Exam and become a new ham.
We had 4 Net Calls with a total of 55 check-ins during the month of January. Connie did a wonderful job of calling the Net all 4 times.
During the meeting on January 6th:
We voted two members in.
Discussed the Capital City Hamfest in Jackson, MS.
Doug mentioned the MagARC Awards and the ARRL Awards and QRZ Awards were also mentioned.
John suggested joining ARRL for the multitude of information that the ARRL offers.
On January 8, we gathered at the clubhouse and put PL-259 connecters on cables, worked on using Winlink and discussed multiple topics in 1 to 3 groups.
3-Feb-22 7pm: Club Meeting – Nominations for new club officers will be taken.
3-Mar-22 7pm: Club Meeting – Elections for the new club officers will be held at the club meeting.
Topics of interest:
JS8Call Grocery supply tracking
If you come across any topics of interest please send them to K5TCO and I’ll see if I can get it in the next news letter.
73 to Y’all!
Testing Dates for the GTVET, times, and locations below.
|Feb 03||6:00 pm||LoCoARC|
|Feb 19||9:00 am||MFJ|
|Mar 03||6:00 pm||LoCoARC|
|Apr 07||6:00 pm||LoCoARC|
|May 05||10:00 am||LoCoARC|
|May 28||9:00 am||MFJ|
|Jun 02||10:00 am||LoCoARC|
|Jul 07||6:00 pm||LoCoARC|
|Aug 04||6:00 pm||LoCoARC|
|Aug 27||10:00 am||MFJ|
|Sep 01||6:00 pm||LoCoARC|
|Oct 06||6:00 pm||LoCoARC|
|Nov 03||6:00 pm||LoCoARC|
|Nov 09||10:00 am||MFJ|