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NEWS 27.11.2022

NEWS 27.11.2022

Central Coast Amateur Radio Club News – November 27, 2022

The club rooms at Kariong are open every Saturday from 10:30am.
Congratulations to Andy, VK2AAK, the winner of the first Christmas Ham event – a Siglent Spectrum
Analyser. The second event ends at midday on December 9. You can find out more from our web page or
social media.
Yesterday, the club held the regular “Show & Tell” day. On display were a number of pristine “CB” radios
from the 70’s and various test equipment including some used to test one of the old radios as well as a lovely old transistor tester, which was accompanied by a small lecture on transistor theory.
A reminder to members that the end of year lunch is approaching on the 10th of December. Please RSVP to give us a heads up for catering requirements.
At the VK2RAG Somersby repeater site, the D-Star, Rad-Net DMR and 2m Echolink services are fully
functional. Brand Meister DMR and 70cm Echolink and IRLP are still on the sick list. 23cm is temporarily
The club has a Web SDR at Somersby. Websdr.ccarc.org.au is configured to listen on 6 metres, 2 metres, 70 centimetres and 23 centimetres.
The Morning Tea Net is held on weekdays at 10:00am.
The Thursday evening net is held at 8:00pm.
The Morning Tea and Thursday night nets are held on the VK2RAG repeater – 146.725 MHz with 91.5Hz
tone, and on echolink through the HAM and CCARCNSW echolink conferences.
The Thursday night net is also video streamed live to the club’s Facebook page and recordings can be found in the “Videos” section.
You can find out more about the CCARC, our upcoming social events and other details that we can’t tell you about here on the web at ccarc.org.au, by phone on 02 4340 2500, or on social media by searching for “Central Coast Amateur Radio Club”. Remember to give the club a “like” to follow for any updates.

73, Alan VK2MG
Publicity Officer, Central Coast Amateur Radio Club.

Summary of Nets
VK2RAG 146.725 with 91.5Hz tone and echolink through the CCARCNSW and HAM Conferences
• The Morning Tea Net is held Monday to Friday at 10am.
• The Weekly 2m Net is held on Thursday night at 8pm.

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