May’s guest speaker is our own Bernard Falkin, KG6FBM, teaching his class in “Using Smartphones in Amateur Radio.”
Our next meeting will be on May 19th and we will be meeting at the LAPD West Valley station, 19020 Vanowen St, Reseda, CA 91335. Please park behind the Library, west of the station, and not in the parking lot in front of the station.
Field Day, June 24-25, 2017
QCWA 70th Anniversary, CHARITY Cruise, October 18 – 29, 2017
|For hams new to DX, The New DXer’s Handbook, written by Bryce Anderson, K7UA, is a must read. It is about 40 pages in length and answers all the questions. Best of all, it is a free download.
Thank you Mark, K6FG
The San Fernando Valley Amateur Radio Club offers, to a licensed ham, a simplex net on 2 meters. The net is held every Tuesday evening at 20:00 local time on 145.570 MHz.
All amateurs are welcome to check-in.
We hold 2m Repeater Net every Thursday Evening (with some exceptions) at 20:00 local time on the Magic Mountain Machine at 147.735 MHz, with a transmit offset down (-) 600 KHz and a PL tone of 100 Hz. If Magic is down or unavailable, we will meet on the Duck Mountain Machine at 147.240 MHz,
with a plus (+) transmit offset and no PL tone. All amateurs are welcome to check in.
A High Frequency Net on Wednesday Evenings at 20:00 local time. This net takes place at 28.310 MHz +/- QRM. This is in the Upper Side Band Mode. All amateurs are welcome to check in.
The San Fernando Valley Amateur Radio Club would like to extend a special thanks to the owner of the Magic Mountain Repeater, Dennis, KB6C, for allowing us to use his repeater each and every week for our nets.
Every year we participate in the ARRL Field Day. This year it is June 27-28, 2015
(Always The Fourth Full Weekend In June.)