November on the Air Club Meeting

November 11, 2020
 
Club Meeting On the Air (147.195) roll: kb8elg, kd8zke, kd8kbu, kb8elh, kg8fm, kc8pcu, ke8itj, kd8jbs, wb8zoi, nc8nc, kd8qhd, ke8owm, wd8pic
 
The meeting was called to order at 7:30pm by Bryan Patterson (KB8ELG) with 13 members and guests in attendance on the 147.195+ k8bxq repeater.
 
Members in Distress: KD8JBS reports that KC2RCU had surgery recently and is recovering nicely. 
 
Treasurers Report: no report over the air
 
Bills to Present: nothing to present
 
Hamfest Committee: The next FCARC sponsored Hamfest will be the summer trunk swap on June 5, 2021, followed by the Winter Hamfest on December 4, 2021.
 
Repeater Committee: Building has had exterior maintenance performed, heat is on for winter.
 
Old Business: 
DMR integration is still moving forward on the 147.195 repeater, committee reports they are just waiting on credentials to attach to the campus Wifi.
 
New Business: 
Larry Kosch (K8EJU) has met the requirements for lifetime member status.
 
Correspondence/Comments: 
KE8ITJ was inquiring if a hardline connection for the network might be available at the main repeater site.
 
Upcoming Hamfests:
3/7/2021: Elyria, OH
6/5/2021: FCARC in Tedrow, OH
7/10/2021: Auburn, IN
 
Club Nets:
Weeknights at 10:30pm Bud's Midnight Madness Net -- 147.195+
Wed at 8pm FCARC ES Net -- 147.195+
Wed at 9pm 6M Net -- 1st Wed 50.400 AM, 3rd Wed 50.125 USB, all others 52.525 FM Simplex
Latest Club Information:
On the web: http://www.k8bxq.org/
On Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Fulton-County-Amateur-Radio-Club-206939596063938/
E-Mail list: http://mailman.qth.net/mailman/listinfo/fcarc
VE Testing: The club gives testing at 9am the last Saturday of each month at the George's Radio Service in Wauseon, contact Tom Servoss (KC8UOM) if interested, you can find his phone number on the www.k8bxq.org website under the VE Testing section. 
 
Saturday morning breakfast at the Delta 109 at 9:00 AM, in downtown Delta, OH.
 
The next regular club meeting will be Monday, December 21, 2020 at 7:30pm on the K8BXQ Repeater.
 
The Net was closed at 8:12pm.