First Meeting Fun

… as we explored some basic “how-to’s” at the Amarillo American Red Cross headquarters on July 16th at 6:00 pm.

Thanks to all who attended!

Trent K5XM, Scott KM4PMP, Joe KI5OWA, Rod KI5KGC, David KC5VGW, Dan WA8YYE, Melinda KG5NWD, Terry Rafferzeder and Zach KI5ONJ

Future Topics:

  • Radio Programming
  • Repeater Basics
  • Antennas 101
  • Power Sources and Connections
  • Digital Modes
  • Fox Hunting
  • “Home Brew”
  • EmComm
  • Morse Code (CW)
  • Grounding
  • And more!

And, if you are curious about ham radio and are not yet licensed, come on out for information on how you can get your “ticket” and get on the air!

What: “Basic Ham Stuff” 101

When: Next meeting TBA

Where: American Red Cross, Texas Panhandle Chapter, North Texas Region

Why: to present new hams and hams-in-the-making with the “nuts and bolts” of this amazing and incredibly diverse hobby.

How: Videos, hands-on, and personalized help for participants