Clark County Amateur Radio Club
Vancouver, WA USA

 

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Unless otherwise shown below, our normal Club meeting times are

6:30 PM ‘Meet and Greet’, the meeting starts at 7:30 PM, and the location is:

 

Salmon Creek American Legion
14011 NE 20th Ave
Vancouver, WA 98686

 

  Dates are latest to earliest to allow putting the newest on top!

  We strive to put all presentations that have electronic media available on this website. If the presentation title is hyperlinked and you may click on it and download the presentation(s) made. Some of them are quite large so please be patient!

  For more information on a subject presented, please contact the presenter.

  For ideas or interest in giving a future presentations, contact our Vice President at vpres@w7aia.org.

 

 

 

2014

Date

Presentation(s)

Remarks

Presenter

12/5/2014

Christmas Party

 

 

11/7/2014

YLRL History

 

Barbara Yasson, AC7UH

10/3/2014

 

 

 

EYEWARN

CCARC's Visual Situtation Reporting Pgm

John Gaynor/NO7DE

9/5/2014

The Iditarod Race

 

Bob Elliott

8/1/2014

NO MEETING!

Club PICNIC on 2 August at Marine Park

 

7/11/2014

Repeater Etiquette

 

Delvin Bunton, N7QMT

6/13/2014

Ohms Law

 

Dick Martin, N6ZQ

5/2/2014

Field Day 2014

 

Tim Kuhlman, KD7RUS

4/4/2014

 

 

 

3/7/2014

ARRL 7th District QSL Bureau

 

Marc Willis, NC7M

2/28/2014

Annual Awards Banquet

See Awards webpages to see recipients

 

1/4/2014

Election of Officers & Directors

 

 

 

 

2013

Date

Presentation(s)

Remarks

Presenter

12/6/2013

Christmas Party

 

 

11/1/2013

DXpedition to N. Cook, Island

 

 

Rick Smith, KT7G

10/4/2013

Knights of the Lego Table

Young people learning about Robotics, Rocketry, Radios

Joe Ohama,KF7UOQ

9/6/2013

Transmitter Hunting

aka “Fox Hunting”

Dale Hunt, WB6BYU

8/10/2013

Annual Picnic

@ Marine Park on Saturday, 10 August

 

7/12/2013

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6/72013

W3AO “Last Big Field Day” ARVN Video

The first and last "51A" entry!

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5/3/2013

Field Day 2013

Tim Kuhlman, KD7RUS

4/5/2013

Considerations when using various wire AWG.

Bob Hardwick, WA6NFJ

3/1/2013

'Mobile Radio Installations'

Where's the best place to mount the antenna?

Dave Phemister, WB7ESV

2/2/2013

Annual Awards Banquet

See Awards webpages to see recipients

Tim Kuhlman, KD7RUS, MC

1/4/2013

Election of Officers & Directors

 

Stephen Davis/ KD7PCE

 

 

2012

Date

Presentation(s)

Remarks

Presenter

12/7/2012

Christmas Party

 

 

11/2/2012

 

 

10/5/2012

 

 

9/7/2012

‘Ethics and Operations Procedures’

 

Bob/WA6NFJ

8/3/2012

Annual Picnic

@ Marine Park on Saturday, 4 August

 

7/6/2012

‘Confessions of a Serial Port hacker’

 

Eric/AD7HM

6/8/2012

‘Field Day Operating Rules’

 

Delvin/N7QMT

5/4/2012

 

 

 

4/6/2012

 

 

 

3/2/2012

 

 

 

2/3/2012

Annual Awards Banquet

See Awards webpages to see recipients

1/6/2012

Election of Officers & Directors

 

 

 

2011

Date

Presentation(s)

Remarks

Presenter

12/2/2011

Christmas Party

11/4/2011

10/7/2011

9/2/2011

8/5/2011

7/8/2011

6/10/2011

Operating the Icom IC-7000 radios at Field Day

Introduction to how to operate this radio.

Tim/KD7RUS

5/6/2011

Field Day 2011

An overview of our planned Field Day ops.

Rob/K7JAO

4/1/2011

Station Grounding

Dave reviews his single-point grounding method

Dave/WB7ESV

3/4/2011

Computer Modeling Dipole Antennas

How dipole antenna radiation patterns are effected by different configurations and height above ground.

John/ K7JLT

2/5/2011

Awards Banquet

 See Awards webpages to see recipients

Dan/W7DMB, MC

1/7/2011

Election of Officers & Directors

 

2010

Date

Presentation(s)

Remarks

Presenter

12/1/2010

Christmas Party

11/5/2010

County Hunting Awards

Phil's tips on working all 3077 USA counties.

Phil/ AB7RW

10/1/2010

Operating in the HF Bands

There is just something magic about talking to someone through the radio.

Mike/K7UIJ

Getting Those QSL Cards

Additional tips for getting those cards.

Jerry/ K7KWO

HF Contesting to get QSL Cards

Rick suggests entering contests to boost your card return rate.

Rick/KT7G

9/3/2010

Technical Equipment for Sight Impaired Hams.

History behind some of the equipment that sight impaired people use to make

Mike/K7UIJ

8/7/2010

Picnic

 

7/2/2010

Bunny Hunting

Basics of finding hidden transmitters.

Dave/WB7ESV

Bunny Hunting

Antennas to use for direction finding

Bill/NW7L

6/11/2010

Emergency Communications in Clark County (474Kb)

An overview of amateur radio and other agency emergency response groups.

Gary/K7GJT

6/11/2010

Field Day update (2.6Mb)

Emphasis on the GOTA station & seminars.

Tim/KD7RUS

5/7/2010

ARRL Log Book Of the World

Setting up the logbook through applying for various awards

Al/K7AR

4/2/2010

72-Hour Emergency Kits (372Kb)

Learn the basic necessities for a person to survive during the first 72 hours of an emergency.

Tim/KD7RUS

3/5/2010

Antennas, Trees & Grounds

Dave's background in ham radio and many suggestions on antennas and grounding.

Dave/WB7ESV

2/6/2010

Awards Banquet

 See Awards webpages to see recipients

Dan/W7DMB, MC

1/8/2010

Election of Officers & Directors

 

 

Single Point Grounding

The use of static and lightning suppressors to eliminate noise and RF exposure.

Dave/WB7ESV

 

 

 

 

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