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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Added  19 July 2017 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

July 19 2017 | News and Rallies and VE Sessions | Comments Off on WBCCI Amateur Radio Club/RV Service Net Events in Escanaba, Michigan

WBCCI Amateur Radio Club’s Annual Business Meeting for 2017

Here is an update on the WBCCI Amateur Radio Club’s Annual Business Meeting. President Bruce Fried (K5YXN) noticed that the original meeting time conflicted with the Club’s ARRL amateur radio exam. The Annual Business meeting will be held during the Airstream International Rally in Escanaba, Michigan and is scheduled for Thursday, July 27, 2017, at noon at the Hereford and Hops restaurant in Escanaba.

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Updated  19 July 2017 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

July 07 2017 | News | Comments Off on WBCCI Amateur Radio Club’s Annual Business Meeting for 2017

W9WAG – Robert “Wag” Wagnon – SK

John (W4CCQ) reports that Robert “Wag” Wagnon (W9WAG) became a silent key on Thursday, June 8, 2017.

Wag, W9WAG

Former ARC/WBCCI President John Green (W9CJX) talked to Jo, Wag’s wife, to express the Club’s undying gratitude to Wag for his service to the Club and to the Wally Byam Caravan Club International. Wag served as treasurer for the Amateur Radio Club of the Wally Byam Caravan Club International’s (WBCCI). He also served as the International President of the WBCCI.

Col. Wagnon’s (U.S. Army, retired) obituary may be found at:

http://www.prokofuneralhome.com/book-of-memories/2957822/Wagnon-Robert/obituary.php

Wag was in Wisconsin when he passed away.

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Updated  9 June 2017 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

June 08 2017 | News and SK | Comments Off on W9WAG – Robert “Wag” Wagnon – SK

May 2017 BULLETIN published

The digital version of the  May 2017 RV Service Net BULLETIN is now available on WBCCI Amateur Radio Club’s official RV Service Net’s Web page. You can click on the MEMBERS ONLY menu option to see it ONLY if you are a member of the WBCCI Amateur Radio Club/RV Service Net and you have the new password for 2016-2017. If you are not a member, you can join today online. Please contact Member Services if you are a member and your password is not working.

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Janice Lilley, KK4WNK

Editor Janice Lilley, KK4WNK, consistently does a great job putting the BULLETIN together and the digital version is in color. Many members are helping the club save printing and postage costs by electing to receive the digital version of the BULLETIN online.

If you elected to receive a printed copy of the BULLETIN, it will be on its way to your QTH in the next couple of weeks.

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Updated  25 April 2017 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

April 23 2017 | Miscellaneous | Comments Off on May 2017 BULLETIN published

RV Service Net Dinner at Dayton Hamfest

Even though Hamvention is moving, the RV Service Net will still have the annual Saturday evening buffet at Robs Restaurant in Brookville, Ohio. This restaurant is near the Dayton KOA.

We need to reserve an appropriate number of seats for the Saturday dinner buffet. Please notify Hank (K4HM) if you plan to attend this RV Service Net Saturday dinner and include the number in your party.

Send you reservation information to:

hank@k4hm.net

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Posted 18 April 2017 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

April 18 2017 | News and Rallies | Comments Off on RV Service Net Dinner at Dayton Hamfest

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