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WBCCI Amateur Radio Club/RV Service Net Events in Escanaba, Michigan

The following events are scheduled for the Amateur Radio Club of the Wally Byam Caravan Club, International during the International Rally in Escanaba, Michigan:

  • Morning Net every day at 8:00 a.m. This is an informal net on 146.43 mHz.
  • Introduction to Amateur Radio Presentation – Monday, July 24 at 8 a.m. in the Community Center
  • Amateur Radio License Review Session – Tuesday, July 25 at 8:30 a.m. in the Community Center
  • Amateur Radio License Exams (ARRL VE Session) – Tuesday, July 25 at 1:00 in the Community Center
  • ARC of the WBCCI Annual Business Meeting – Thursday, July 27 at noon in Herford and Hops Restaurant
  • How to Get Started Transmitting – Friday, July 28 at 1:30 p.m. in the UP Telegraph building

Everyone is welcome to attend and participate in these events.

Local hams work on the antennas at the shack being used by WB8RC during the Rally

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Club Officers Elected at 2016 Annual Meeting

Members of the Wally Byam Caravan Club International’s (WBCCI) Amateur Radio Club elected officers for 2016-2017 at its annual business meeting. The meeting was held this year in Lewisburg, West Virginia, on July 2, 2016.

Newly elected club officers are:

  • President – Bruce Fried, K5YXN
  • 1st Vice President – Steve Padgett, K4NM
  • 2nd Vice President – Jeff Dalrymple, N5YEI
  • 3rd Vice President – Don Williams, KD6UVT
  • Secretary/Treasurer – Doug Hart, N1JBG
  • Recording Secretary -John Green, W9CJX
  • Director and Immediate Past President – Joel Ware, KD7QKK
  • Director – John Green, W9CJX

The WBCCI Amateur Radio Club sponsors the RV Service Net.

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Left to right: 
John Green (W9CJX), Doug Hart (N1JBG), Don Williams (KD6UVT), Jeff Dalrymple (N5YEI), Joel Ware (KD7QKK), Steve Padgett (K4NM), Bruce Fried (K5YXN) – Photo by Richard, AJ4UX

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posted 4 July 2016 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

July 04 2016 | Members and News and VE Sessions | Comments Off on Club Officers Elected at 2016 Annual Meeting

WBCCI Amateur Radio Club VEs to give exams in Lewisburg, WV

If you are going to be in Lewisburg, WV, this summer and are thinking about earning or upgrading your FCC issued amateur radio license, you need to start studying for your new ticket. The Amateur Radio Club of the WBCCI / RV Service Net announces that its ARRL VE team will conduct a test session at the WBCCI International Rally’s cafeteria on Thursday, June 30 at 2 p.m (Eastern).

The exam session will be for the Technician, General and Extra class amateur radio licenses.  Please contact Joel, W4VL, for more information about this exam session.

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Added  4 May 2016 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

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Glacier Waterton International Hamfest

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Glacier-Waterton International Peace Park Hamfest
“Oldest continuous running hamfest in the world”

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77 years! July 15-17, 2011 – Always the third full weekend in July!

You can still register for the 77th annual Glacier Waterton International Hamfest.  Registrations received before June 15 include ALL prize draws & Sunday Breakfast burrito.

The W7G call sign has been reserved for the station, and it looks like HRO and QRZ.com will be there!

Remember to e-mail, or call the campground to CONFIRM your reservation. 

All information available here:  www.gwhamfest.org

 

George Forsyth AA7GS
212 Skyline Drive N.E. (home)
Great Falls, Montana  59404 

aa7gs@arrl.net

Cascade County (Montana) Emergency Coordinator
Montana DES Dist. 2 Emergency Coordinator
Amateur Radio Emergency Services

April 15 2011 | News and VE Sessions | Comments Off on Glacier Waterton International Hamfest

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