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
Silent key -
It has been reported that KE6HOU
Henry DeKruyff passed on 12/1/13 while out of state.
Arrangements have not yet been made.
NO REGULAR MEETING IN DECEMBER!
Our annual Christmas
meeting will be a luncheon on
Saturday December 14th at 12:00 noon. This year our luncheon will
be at Creekside Inn 544 W. Alma ave, San Jose (one block west of Hwy 87).
This year we will be having a gift exchange. The way it
works is that everyone brings a wrapped gift suitable for a man or
women costing about $10.00. This type of exchange is always a lot fun to participate in.
Reservations need to be in by Monday Dec 9th. (see the sign-up sheet in SCCARA-GRAM).
Call Don if necessary - See Officers list.
Talk-in will be on
our repeater. W6UU, 146.985(-).
Why not renew your membership at the same time. Looking
forward to seeing all of you there.
73, Don Village K6PBQ
The November 11th 2013 meeting was:
The November SCCARA speaker was Fred Townsend speaking on Antenna Analyzers.
Several videos were be shown It was most informative.
Anyone wanting copies of the videos should be a flash drive or blank CD or DVD.
The October 14th meeting:
speaker was -
Gene Irvine from
the San Francisco CPUC on
communications during the Rim fire.
The September 9th meeting
Guest Speaker was
'our own' Rod Stafford W6ROD,
Currently Secretary for the IARU.
Topics included ARRL & IARU
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.
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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last updated on 11/1/13wb
This page was last updated on 11/1/13wb