GBARC Virtual Meeting Room is the link to the GBARC virtual meeting room.

Club meetings will be held virtually meeting until further notice.

The virtual meeting room is also open Wednesday evenings from 7:45PM - 9PM for rag chew.

GBARC Meeting Minutes October 2018

Meeting Date: 
October 1, 2018
Meeting Location: 
Main Fire Station, 1111 Church St., Beloit, WI.

Present: 20

Brett K9BY – President (absent)

Lyndon WA9JLD – Vice President

Dean K9FLO – Secretary

Greg K9GJN – Treasure

Chuck WD9BB – Officer

An introduction of everyone present was done.    

Secretary Report:

Dean-K9FLO read the minutes from the September 10th meeting,   Recommended for Approval by Conrad-W9DL seconded by Bob-K9BNR and the membership approved as read.

Treasurer Report:

Greg-K9GJN gave the current treasurer’s report.    The Club did very good in sales at the CFMC Ham-fest at Belvedere thanks to the efforts of Chuck-wb9bb, Greg-k9gjn and Brett-k9by.  Motion to approve Treasurer Report by Bob-K9BNR and seconded by Kevin-KC9PZI.        

Old Business:     

Greg we are still waiting to hear from W5YI about our Club call application.    


New Business

There was a discussion of all the goodies everyone bought at the Ham-fest and the HRO 2018 Super-fest.




Announcements:     none



Mark-wb9qzb gave an excellent presentation on digital radio.   Mark-wb9qzb did a detailed Discussion on the different technologies: D-STAR, DMR and System Fusion.     Mark explained the differences between the types, advantages, dis-advantages, cost and the future changes of technologies.     Mark-wb9qzb followed with a general discussion and provided hand-outs for everyone.    Thanks again Mark, great presentation.

Next Meeting will be  November 5, 2018!

Secretary: Dean-K9FLO

Drupal 7 Appliance - Powered by TurnKey Linux