Santa Clara County Amateur Radio Association
was formed as a general interest amateur radio club in 1921
and became a non-profit corporation in 1947.
meeting is the second Monday
of each month at 7:30PM.
Visitors are always welcome to attend the club meeting.
Club P.O.Box is now
San Jose CA 95103-0106
The MAY 13 meeting
is at Kaiser Santa Clara
The topic is still pending
The April 8 meeting guest speaker was
TOM SCHILLER N6BT
Talking about his book “Ray of Light” and more.
Our speakers for March were David Bottom WI6R from
Arlan Communications on headsets for the amateur
our second speaker will be Don Apte KK6MX on
the history of amateur radio. Programs will
run about 30 minutes each.
Meeting Talk in on Repeater if necessary.
The meeting is at THE NEW KAISER HOSPITAL off
HOMESTEAD & LAWRENCE EXPY, SANTA CLARA CA.
Building 710, Conference room 196, Rooms A1
Parking lot B is closest, use the 'WEST' entry (right side)
watch for conference room 196 walk straight in & look left.
From Lawrence Expressway turn WEST on Homestead
then LEFT (South) into the parking lot.
Lot B is the middle lot.
When entering the Homestead driveway you are facing the main hospital,
Our building is just to the left of it.
The February meeting was:
Our speaker for our Feb meeting was Bruce Jahn from DAY SAVER BATTERY PACKS.
He is located in Livermore Ca. His presentation was on battery packs for the Amateur Radio Operator.
Also we will had our own AE6PM, Don Steinbach & KK6MX, Don Apte with test equipment to check out HTs & mobiles (please bring power connections) for power output and deviation to make sure they are set up ok.
WE will not do ANY calibration of their radios TESTING only.
Talk in if needed on 2M Repeater : 146.985 (-) 114.8 tone
SCCARA News letter link
Want a copy of a prior SCCARAGRAM?
for Prior: contact editor Gary WB6YRU
Don, AE6PM has made this resource available:
SCCARA-GRAM back issues since January 2011 can be found at
From our February 14, 2011 Regular meeting The February SCCARA meeting featured Rich Harrington, WA6GJF/KN6FW, speaking on T Hunting. As his first call suggests Rich has been at this since 1962. Rich got part of his T-Hunting skills in the US Navy where it is a serious business. Rich is now retired from Pacific Bell so he can devote his time to designing, building, and using DF equipment.
LINK TO PRIOR PRESENTATION:
"How to radiate a big signal from a small lot."
Link to talk given 9/8/08 is below.
Mr.Badger has been a ham since 1939. He graduated from U C Berkeley in Electrical Engineering.
He has had many articles published in both the professional and amateur press.
Regretfully Mr Badger passed on 11/15/09 at 84 years.
Radio Room Open Monthly.
club board meeting is held the third Monday of each month
at the San Jose Red Cross building, 2731 N 1st Street, San Jose, CA at 7:30PM.
current information regarding the local volunteer license examiner
program in relationship with ARRL?
the - Officers & Directors of SCCARA: <Click here>
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