Robert “Earl” West (KC4GQ) SK

Earl West (KC4GQ) passed away on May 9, 2020. He was a resident of Gainesville, Georgia.

Earl was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam war. He retired from Delta Airlines.

Earl frequently checked into the 40 Meter Eastern RV Service Net and his cheerful voice will be missed.

Posted  14 May 2020 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

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May 2020 (revised) issue of the RV Service Net’s Bulletin now available online

Looking for something to do while sheltering in place? Why not download the latest version of the RV Service Net’s Bulletin.

The updated digital version of the  May 2020 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 2019-2020. 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.


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.

Updated  20 April 2020 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

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Park Closings

There is a growing list of campground closing due to the Coronavirus. Campendium has one of the most up-to-date lists.

Here is the link to the Campendium list:

Posted 18 March 2020

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The Loveland WBCCI International Rally Cancelled

This is a quick note to let you know the WBCCI Loveland International Rally was cancelled. The International Rally is where the Amateur Radio Club of the WBCCI, the sponsor of the RV Service Nets, holds it annual board and general meetings.

The officers of the Club are working to fulfill their responsibilities and to hold some form a digital meeting. It also appears that the new officers will be installed through a digital meeting.

Posted 18 March 2020

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Orlando Hamcation 2020

There’s still time to get your reservation in for the 2020 Hamcation in sunny Orlando, Florida.  Many RV Service Net attendees enjoy our annual trip to Skycraft Parts and Surplus, the supermarket of electronics and deals along with the Hamcation.

This is the premiere Amateur Radio event in the Southeast, according to the Hamcation website.  We all know, firsthand, Hamcation is one of the best hamfest setting in the south.  We are planning a pot-luck meal and a RV Service Net meeting along with door-prizes!

Remember that only current members are eligible to win the door-prizes. You may want to check the ARC WBCCI/RV Service Net membership roster, which was updated to this Web site’s “Members Only” page on January 17, 2020. You can join or renew your membership on this Web site or at the Orlando Hamfest.

Gates open on Wednesday, the 5th.  Hamfest starts Friday, Feb 7th and ends Sunday, February 9th.

Posted 17 January 2020 – Comments? Questions? Updates?

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