Pam’s Shack Bridges the Gap

from ARRL website


Hams are known for their ingenuity — the ability to make something out of nothing — or at least very little. I felt challenged to see just how “cheap” my ham shack could be. To begin, loaners are good and free is even better. Read on to see just how low this project could go!

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The FCC Shutdown at a Glance

  10/03/2013 The FCC remains closed, as the Federal Government shutdown continues. All FCC websites, including the Universal Licensing System (ULS), are offline until further notice. The Commission’s Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, facility, which handles all Amateur Radio licensing transactions, is shuttered … Continue reading

The ARRL Letter for October 3, 2013

If you are having trouble reading this message, you can see the original at:   October 3, 2013 Editor: Rick Lindquist, WW1ME ARRL Home Page ARRL Letter Archive Audio News     Regulatory: FCC — “We Regret the Disruption.” … Continue reading

Weather Spotters

We will be doing online weather spotter training this Thursday evening, starting at 6:30 pm. As the weather yesterday showed, the quiet summer weather has ended, with our severe weather/wet season starting.  This training is
optional, but if you need training/re-training you can sign up below.  If you know someone who is interested, please forward them the link.

It’s recommended to install the free Webinar software (provided through the link) before the meeting time, as it can take several minutes to download and set up.

Eric Kurth
NWS Sacramento

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