Monthly Archives: December 2020

Membership Renewal Update

PCARS Members, Christmas is just two days away and I hope Santa brings you the new toys you’ve been dreaming of! As we close out 2021 I’d like to thank members who have renewed their membership and remind the few that haven’t there’s … Continue reading

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Tom Sly, WB8LCDAppointed as Ohio Section Manager

12/21/2020 Tom Sly, WB8LCD, of Kent, has been appointed as the Ohio Section Manager, effective January 1, 2021. Sly will assume the seat that incumbent Section Manager Scott Yonally, N8SY, is vacating to become Great Lakes Division Vice Director, after … Continue reading

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January 2021 Newsletter Inputs

Hello PCARS Members,   The January 2021 PCARS newsletter – The RADIOGRAM – is in the works!     Yes, Christmas is upon us and the last Friday of the month is December 25th!!     Your inputs for the newsletter can be … Continue reading

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Terry – KB8AMZ

I’ve just had a text conversation with Terry – KB8AMZ’s sister Pattie. Terry has been at Portage UH for approximately the past week. He has been fighting both COVID and a kidney infection. His condition has been very serious, but he is beginning … Continue reading

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Propagation Seminar January 23, 2021 via Zoom

Update  Propagation Seminar – January 23, 2021 via Zoom Contest University will host Propagation Summit on January 23, 2021. All times are USA EST.11 AM – “Update on the Personal Space Weather Station Project & HamSCI activities for 2021” – Dr. … Continue reading

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Thursday Night 2 Meter Net

Hi everyone Please join Richard for the PCARS Thursday night net on 146.895 neg offset and a PL tone of 118.8 at 8:00pm local time. He will wow us with his wisdom. We also support the K8SRR echo link node. The … Continue reading

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December DX/Contest SIG – CANCELLED

PCARS DXers & Contesters:   As was mentioned during our “Not the Monthly Meeting” meeting, the December DX/Contest Special Interest Group meeting will not be held. It was scheduled just a few days before Christmas and with all the hoopla … Continue reading

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December “Not-a-Meeting” QST

Our PCARS December dinner meeting was cancelled due to COVID. As I thought about the year coming to an end I realized that 2020 was our 15th Anniversary and other than our Special Event operations we were really not able to … Continue reading

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PCARS Thursday Night Net

Hi Everyone Please join the K8BF net on Thursday for the delta tones of Ed K8IV at 8:00 pm local time on the 146.895 repeater. It has a negative offset and a PL tone of 118.8. It also accepts the K8SRR … Continue reading

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PCARS Flexnet

Join us Wednesday at 8:00PM EST for the PCARS Flexnet. This month we’ll set the time machine for 1960 and give Amplitude Modulation a try. Meet us on 50.400 AM for what should be an interesting evening! If you’re interested in being a net op or assistant net op contact … Continue reading

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