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 March 10 Meeting will be at Kaiser Santa Clara Room C1/C2
This will be near the old meeting room - building to left of breezeway
Our speaker will be our own Don Steinbach AE6PM
talking about remote station operation.
Henry DeKruyff Memorial Service
Herman DeKruyff provided this regarding his brothers memorial service.
Henry DeKruyff KE6HOU passed away this past year and his memorial service will be
Sunday March 16, 2014.
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
American Legion Hall
1504 Minnesota Ave, San Jose, CA
The hall is located between Lincoln Ave & Meridian Ave south sideof street.
A pot luck will be served at the memorial service
please contact Elsa with the Milpitas Police Department
to let her know what you may like to bring to the pot luck.
She can be reached at the Milpitas P.D. at 408-586-2400 or
via cell at 408-318-7810.
The February Meeting 2/10/14 Was at Kaiser Santa Clara
The Speaker was N6NKT George Williams.
He will spoke on his 1 man operation during the California QSO Party from a 'rare' California QTH.
For JAN 2014,
Our guest speaker was: Don Anastasio AA6W
from HRO on satellite tracking.
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.
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.
Main Hospital Building Basement room B6 near cafeteria
Parking lot B is closest, use the 'WEST' entry (right side)
watch for signs to B6.
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,
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
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