GBARC Minutes

GBARC Meeting Minutes December 2016

President Brett-K9BY, called the meeting to order at 7:14 pm.   Attendance was 10.   Introductions were made. The question of the evening was:  Any recent contest activity?   Only Dan Servais had worked Sweep Stakes CW & SSB, CQ WWDX, and 160 Meters,   Minutes of the Nov. 7th, 2016 meeting were corrected.   Club Treasurer, Al-KC9QQO, presented the Treasurer's Report. 
 
Old Business:  Brett-K9BY showed the two Off-Center-Fed (OCF) dipole antennas (All Band) for our 2017 Field Day.
 

GBARC Meeting Minutes November 2016

President Brett-K9BY, called the meeting to order at 7:06 pm.   Attendance was 16.   Introductions were made. The question of the evening was:  Have you acquired or purchased new ham items recently?   Six hams said yes.   Minutes of the Oct.3rd, 2016 meeting are on the club website.   Club Treasurer, Al-KC9QQO, was absent. 
 
Old Business:  Brett-K9BY announced that we have received a FRN from the FCC.   A form letter for a club call was prepared and signed for mailing.
 

GBARC Meeting Minutes October 2016

President Brett-K9BY, called the meeting to order at 7:03 pm.   Attendance was 20.   Introductions were made. The question of the evening was:  Did you assist in the ARES Simulated Emergency Test (SET) Oct. 1st?   Eight hams said yes.   Minutes of the Sept.12th, 2016 meeting are on the club website.   Club Treasurer, Al-KC9QQO, presented theTreasurers Report. 
 
Old Business: Al-KC9QQO, discussed the successful ARES SET for this year.  Some problems, like a missing microphone at the EOC, were overcome.
 

GBARC Meeting Minutes September 2016

President Brett-K9BY, called the meeting to order at 7:04pm.    Attendance was 19.   Introductions were made.   The question of the evening was:  What's new over the summer?   Most suggested little change.   Minutes of the June 6th, 2016 meeting were presented by Secretary, Carl-W9BJ.   Club Treasurer, Al-KC9QQO, presented theTreasurers Report.  
 
Old Business:  Brett-K9BY and Greg-K9GJN, reviewed our Field Day activity.  Details are shown on our BARC Website under Field Day.
 

GBARC Meeting Minutes June 2016

President Brett-K9BY, called the meeting to order at 7:05pm.    Attendance was 15.   Introductions were made.   The question of the evening was:  Did you have a ham friend that helped you get into amateur radio?   Nine hams did and six didn't.     Minutes of the May 2, 2016 meeting were presented by Secretary, Carl-W9BJ.   Club Treasurer, Al-KC9QQO, presented theTreasurers Report.  
 

GBARC Meeting Minutes May 2016

President Brett, K9BY, called the meeting to order at 7:03pm.    Attendance was 18.   Introductions were made.   The question of the evening was:  Have you constructed anything recently??   Five attendees have.     Minutes of the April 4, 2016 meeting were presented by Secretary, Carl, W9BJ.   Al, KC9QQO, presented theTreasurers Report.  
 

GBARC Meeting Minutes April 2016

President Brett, K9BY, called the meeting to order at 7:03pm.    Attendance was 16.   Introductions were made.   The question of the evening was:  Have you operated in the ARRL Field Day other than with BARC?   Three attendees have.     Minutes of the March 7, 2016 meeting were presented and corrected by Secretary, Carl, W9BJ.   Al, KC9QQO, presented theTreasurers Report.  
 
Old Business:  Brett, K9BY, held a vote for two Club Directors.  Elected were Lyndon, WA9JLD, and Brett, K9BY.   
 
A club radio call is still "in the works."

GBARC Meeting Minutes March 2016

President Brett, K9BY, called the meeting to order at 7:04pm.    Attendance was 14.  The club website, rockhamradio.com, lists our 2016 paid-up members.   Introductions were made. The question of the evening was:  Have you operated in the Wisconsin QSO Party?   Half of the attendees have.     Minutes of the February 1, 2016 meeting were presented by Secretary, Carl, W9BJ.   Al, KC9QQO, presented a timely Treasurers Report.  
 

GBARC Meeting Minutes February 2016

President Brett, K9BY, called the meeting to order at 7:10pm.   The delay was caused by a shutdown of the WiFi system at the fire station.   Attendance was 16.   Introductions were made. The question of the evening was:  Have you used a Sofware Defined Radio (SDR)?   Half of the attendees have.     Minutes of the January 4, 2016 meeting were presented by Secretary, Carl, W9BJ.   Al, KC9QQO, presented a timely Treasurers Report.   Al recently returned from Osaka, Japan; he described some radio shopping activites.

GBARC Meeting Minutes January 2016

President Brett, K9BY, called the meeting to order at 7:03pm.   Attendance was 14.   Introductions were made. The question of the evening was about plans for the new year.   Some plan to repair equipment, some to do CW work, and some have no plans    Minutes of the December 7th meeting were presented by Secretary, Carl, W9BJ.   Al, KC9QQO, presented a detailedTreasurers Report.
 

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