CVARS WA7UHD

CVARS
The Chehalis Valley
Amateur Radio Society
WA7UHD
A 501(c)(3) Corporation

ARRL special service club




CVARS Newsletter – May 1, 2019

CONTENTS
NEXT MONTH’S MEETING
CVARS WA7UHD Sunday Night Net Controller Schedule
May BOARD MEETING NOTES
May PROGRAM NOTES

NEXT MONTH’S MEETING
When:        Wednesday, June 5, 2019
6:30 PM Board Meeting
7:00 PM Social Time
7:30 PM Program
Where:Lewis County Fire District 6 Training Room
corner of SW 21st St & Jackson Highway
Chehalis, WA
Program:TBD

CVARS WA7UHD Sunday Night Net Controller Schedule
The CVARS WA7UHD Net meets Sunday at 8 PM local time on 145.430 MHz, – offset, 110.9 Hz tone. Preamble is at:
   http://cvars.org/net_ctrl_form.html .
Net controllers are:
May 5 John Campeau, AD6KT
May12
May19 Paul Van Dyck, K7VWH
May26
June 2
June 9
June16 Paul Van Dyck, K7VWH
June23
June30

May 1, 2019 BOARD MEETING NOTES
MEETING CALLED TO ORDER: 1841 by Bill Harwell.

MEMBERS PRESENT:
Bill Harwell, Chuck Verdon, Paul Van Dyck, Bill Knepper, John Ellingson, and Jim Pace.

May MINUTES: Approved.

FINANCIAL REPORT: Bank Balance: $6,643.91

SWAPMEET:
1. $300 damage deposit from last year rolled over to this year.
2. This year's rental fee is $322.44.
3. James Van Ornum gave John a copy of this year's swapmeet Certificate of Insurance which he will take to the Fairground office on his next visit.

FIELD DAY:
1. The Field Day location needs to be registered with the ARRL.
2. Jim moved and Chuck seconded that the club offer members participation in a bulk order for Field Day 2019 T-shirts at $20 per shirt.

HISTORICAL LEWIS COUNTY BIKE RIDE: Could Winlink Express peer-to-peer be used?

POST OFFICE BOX RENTAL: was paid.

WASHINGTON SECRETARY OF STATE REGISTRATION: paid and club contact undated.

MEETING CLOSED: 1915.

May 1, 2019 PROGRAM NOTES
The May 1, 2019 general meeting was called to order by Bill Harwell at 7:30 PM with the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag followed by people introducing themselves with their name, call sign, city/town, and how often they are on the air. The attendance signin, field day T-shirt signup, and CVARS Sunday Net Controller sheets were passed around.

The May calendar, which is available at http://cvars.org/, was presented.

James Van Ornum presented the Tesla coil that was discussed at last month's Electronic Workshop.

Scott Mattoon, WA7SM, discussed Network Radio.

The meeting adjourned at 8:40 PM. There were 31 people registering their attendance on the attendance sheet.

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