LONG RANGE ARES MEETING PLANS

MONTHActivityBusinessUp NextExercise
AUGUSTKarl: SSTV hands-on
Gordon:  MESH hands-on
Confirm name change
Get EOC club license started
Tabletop SET exercise? SSTV exercise?
SEPTGordon:  TableTop SET Drill
Baofengs / go-boxes / MESH
WINLINK / EASYTERM practice
Vann:  UI (unproto) commsSET!!!S.E.T. Exercise
?  UI net on packet
OCTHands-on ARRL Radiogram construction
Hands-on ECHOLINK
REVIEW THE SET Exercise!  Tech course coming on Nov 4/5?  Everyone check in to some real traffic net (NTS connected)
NOVART:   power systems, power poles, fusing etc. Solar power, generators, plans for puchase / depoloymentSet up Beatty Tower Roof Trip (Weather cap / Microwave Node)Peaceful.   People will be planning on holidays etc. ?  Check into ARES net on EMERGENCY POWER
LEADERS:  take ICS Exercise Planning courses online
DECGordon:   Hands-on:   Make HF Baluns for$8 instead of $40;   or 4:1 if desired.   Brainstorm the 2018 Full Scale Exercise --- what priorities, techniques, scenarios?   Draw up prelim plan.  
JAN 2018Primary:  something related to the  planned Full Scale Exercise
?? echolink over mesh or other technique to create an emergency duplex voice repeater.  
Unveil full plan for the 2018 Full Scale Exercise.
FEBD-RATS --- full working system, D-RATS rat-flector over radio, connect to AX.25 system is possible.  
MARHF WINLINK and HF ANTENNAS
Emphasis on the SERVER (gateway) side of the system)
Table Top Drill next month
APRTABLE TOP DRILL for the upcoming Full Scale ExerciseFull Scale Exercise coming up!!
MAYReview of the Full Scale Exercise Results.  Make plans for publishing.