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BARC at CCMakers

The Barnstable Amateur Radio Club will be at Cape Cod Makers LaunchPad Makerspace to give a presentation on amateur radio as a hobby Saturday April 23rd at 6 p.m.

Date: 
Saturday, April 23, 2022 - 18:00

Tools & Techniques for Tracking Down RFI

Tony Brock-Fisher, K1KPTony will present a talk about RFI: What it is, how to correlate and localize various sources of RFI, Tools and techniques for the 'hunt', and methods for remediation.Tony was first licensed at age 13 in 1967, and has been active continuously since 1987.

Date: 
Wednesday, April 20, 2022 - 21:00

Boston Marathon - Volunteers needed

The Boston Marathon is in need of an additional 80 – 100 volunteers to provide communications for the 2022 Boston Marathon.  It’s a great opportunity to provide a public service, meet many fellow hams, and just have fun enjoying amateur radio during this event.  It’s a great way for new hams and old hams alike to show what amateur radio is all about. 

 

Date: 
Monday, April 18, 2022 - 07:00

RF Exposure Saftey (FCC Reg) Update

See tiny.cc/ratpac-listPresenter:Wayne Overbeck N6NBI've been involved in many aspects of amateur radio over the 65 years I've been licensed.  It's been fun.  I did some of the earliest portable e.m.e.

Date: 
Wednesday, April 13, 2022 - 21:00

Tennessee Skywarn

Tennessee Skywarn Net Operation - Examples of county level, state level, Net Control level; ideas for improving service to the NWS and our communitiesPresenterLaura Marler, N4CRONet Manager for the Williamson Co, TN ARES (WCARES), Net Control Station with the Middle TN Emergency Amateur Repeater System (MTEARS)

Date: 
Thursday, April 7, 2022 - 21:00

Cables and Connectors

The presentation tries to explain the role of connectors and cables in the amateur radio world and the amazing activities within them.

Date: 
Wednesday, April 6, 2022 - 21:00

EMA Region 5 Auxcom Working Group

Presenter: Max SchneiderSee tiny.cc/ratpac-list

Date: 
Thursday, March 24, 2022 - 21:00

Roving from Alaska to Vermont- even before roving was invented

Presenter: Wayne Overbeck, N6NB "[interested in] topics such as VHF/UHF weak signal operating, roving

Date: 
Wednesday, March 23, 2022 - 21:00

Operation Frostbite- After Action Report

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Dr Karl Arriola, KD9ODH

Date: 
Thursday, March 17, 2022 - 21:00

Amateur TV- Digital

See tiny.cc/ratpac-listJoel Wilhite, KD6W

Date: 
Wednesday, March 16, 2022 - 21:00

QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo

https://www.qsotodayhamexpo.com/Amateur radio is like a big circus.  It has its main tent with three rings in the center.  In those rings could be Contesting, DXing, and Rag Chewing.  However, amateur radio now has a "midway of a thousand smaller tents" according to Eric Guth, 4Z1UG, founder of the QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo, and host of the QSO Today Podcast, a interview program featuring the most interesting amateur radio operators.  It is exactly this m

Date: 
Saturday, March 12, 2022 - 08:00 to Sunday, March 13, 2022 - 20:00

Amateur TV- NTSC & Digital

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Presenter: Roland Hoffman KC6JPG

Date: 
Wednesday, March 9, 2022 - 21:00

BARC March 2022 General Membership Meeting

Hello All,
 
Below is the invite to the March 2022 BARC General Membership meeting.  Unfortunely the Dennis Police Department is still closed to the public.  We will meet via Zoom.
 
This months guest speaker is Fred Kremmer AB1OC, ARRL New England Director,  will provide an update on progress to date and whats ahead.
 
Date: 
Friday, March 4, 2022 - 19:00

Ham Radio-Citizen Science Workshop

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Presenter: Dr. Nathaniel A. Frissell W2NAF

Date: 
Wednesday, March 2, 2022 - 21:00

Winlink Express Mapping

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Presenter:Oliver Dully, K6OLI, District Emergency Coordinator for the ARES LAX Northeast District. He interested in all things amateur radio and especially in digital modes of communication.

Date: 
Thursday, February 24, 2022 - 21:00

QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo

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Presenter: Eric Guth, 4Z1UG (Efrat, Israel) - creator of the QSO Today Podcast, where I tell the amateur radio stories through guest interviews of the Elmers and mentors who continue to contribute to our amazing hobby. I am also the creator of the QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo, now the largest virtual gathering of hams in the World. I have produced 3 Expos to date. The next will be March 12th and 13th, 2022.

Date: 
Wednesday, February 23, 2022 - 21:00

Use of Tactical Call Signs to Enhance Comm

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Presenter: Dr. Karl Arriola, KD9ODH - Disaster Emergency Communications (DEC) Coordinator and Regional Emergency Communication Coordination Working Group (RECCWG) Coordinator for FEMA Region 5

Date: 
Thursday, February 17, 2022 - 21:00

Grassroots County Emergency Communication

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Presenter: Don Gardner W7PJ
► Clearwater County, Idaho - Office of Emergency Management
► Idaho ARRL Assistant Section Emergency Coordinator (SEC)

Date: 
Thursday, February 10, 2022 - 21:00

Past, Present & Future (an update of "Towards A 21st Century Understanding of Earth’s Upper Atmosphere")

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Presenter: Dr. Phil Erickson, W1PJE,
Associate director and head of the Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences group at Haystack Observatory, operated by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Since the late 1950s, Haystack has conducted frontier remote sensing research into the properties of the near-Earth space environment, including the ionosphere, neutral atmosphere, overlying plasmasphere, and the magnetosphere that surrounds our planet.

Date: 
Wednesday, February 9, 2022 - 21:00

BARC February 2022 General Membership Meeting

Hello All,
 
Below is the invite to the February 2022 BARC General Membership meeting.  Unfortunely the Dennis Police Department is still closed to the public.  We will meet via Zoom.
 
Date: 
Monday, February 7, 2022 - 19:00

Black Swan

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Presenter: Matthew Curtin KD8TTE

Date: 
Thursday, February 3, 2022 - 20:00

Salvation Army's use of Amateur Radio - SATERN

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Speakers/Presenters: Bill Feist, WB8BZH, Southern Territory SATERN Coordinator

Date: 
Thursday, January 27, 2022 - 21:00

Past, Present, and Future--What do US Hams Look Like Today?

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Presenter: Michelle Thompson W5NYV CEO of the Open Research Institute. ORI interests include amateur satellites. Michelle was recently appointed to the FCC Technical Advisory Committee.

Date: 
Wednesday, January 26, 2022 - 21:00

Solar and Batteries for EmComm

See tiny.cc/ratpac-listChris Mattia, W6AH

Date: 
Thursday, January 20, 2022 - 21:00

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