Lesson One (Tuesday, December 3) Files
Lesson Two (Wednesday, December 4) File
Lesson Three (Thursday, December 5) File
Long winter evenings are the perfect time to learn a new radio skill. To that end, Joe Fitter (K7JOE) has offered to conduct a series of CW Academy lessons over the air. The lessons will cover all the Morse Code characters – the basic building blocks of CW.
What: CW Academy lessons over the air, with K7JOE
When: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings, 9:00pm – 9:20pm (Eastern)
Starting on Tuesday, December 3, 2019.
Where: Over the air! 146.64 (- offset, 136.5 tone)
No special equipment is required to get started. You just need a radio (or access to one) and your ears. Some people might like to have paper and a pencil handy to make notes.
Note: No sessions on holidays. Tune in or check here for scheduling updates.
All hams in range of the repeater are welcome to participate.
I found a web-based version of Morse Trainer, referred to in the CWops training PDF for our CW course. It is formatted and follows the homework assignments listed in the PDF. https://morsecode.scphillips.com/trainer.html To practice Tuesday night’s Session 1: Select “1/13” under the “Session” header: Make sure the “Copying” tab is… Continue reading
Meeting called to order 6:05pm Introductions all around Club Business: unanimous vote in favor of accepting constitution changes proposed last month by Anthony (N9OIU). N9OIU & KD9JKD (Club secretary) will meet to integrate the changes and publish the updated document. K7JOE volunteered to start CW academy sessions in December. Will… Continue reading
On the agenda for our November meeting (stay tuned/check again soon for additional details): Membership vote on constitutional changes proposed last month by Anthony (N9OIU). Current club members will receive an email copy of the proposed changes the first week of November. Discussion of informal club trip to Fort Wayne… Continue reading
The September Agenda includes: Brief club business meeting SIARA Name Tag orders Discussion about the upcoming Monroe County Hamfest October Park Activation Show & tell + Q&A session about members’ mobile installs. This part of the meeting will be held around members’ vehicles in the Parking Lot just East of… Continue reading
Just a quick/brief reminder that our July meeting is tonight at 6:00pm.We’ll start off with some club business and activity updates. It’s hard to believe, but SIARA has been an official club for just about a year. And, per our club constitution and bylaws, annual dues are due this month,… Continue reading
Free and Open to the Public! Club members are encouraged to spread the word and invite friends & family to come by. SIARA is excited to operate for Field Day in conjunction with K9IU (IU’s Amateur Radio club) and K9SOU (Bloomington HS South’s Amateur Radio Club)! Dates: Saturday, June 22… Continue reading
Date: Friday, June 21, 2019 Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm EST Where: Indiana University Innovation Center, room 105 (just off the lobby) Address: 2711 E. 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47408 (10th & 45/46 Bypass) Attendees without an IU parking permit may park in spaces designated ST. Talk-in on the WB9TLH… Continue reading
SIARA – K9IU – K9SOU Joint Planning Meeting for Field Day 2019 Minutes/notes Discussion about liability insurance via ARRL. General consensus is it’s a necessity. Cost will be $200/year how can we fund it? Donations came from those present to cover the cost. Sheryl will deposit the funds on Saturday… Continue reading