2022-01-23 Weekly Ham Radio Activities

Maybe you’re looking for next week?

  • Have you renewed your LCARA Membership yet?
  • Thanks to those who have joined for 2022, your support is appreciated!

Recap πŸ”

Upcoming Events πŸ—“

  • 01/26 Wed 1900: LCARA Technical Committee meeting at LCARA Clubhouse
    • Discussions and planning for equipment repairs and improvements
    • Members should attend if they have feedback on technical station matters
  • CANCELLED: 01/29 Sat 0900: Communication Exercise CANCELLED
    • Will be a scavenger hunt and trivia puzzle if there is enough participation
    • Opportunity to practice APRS (even without RF), drive around, or provide crucial support from a home location.
  • 1/29 - 1/30: Winter Field Day

Nets βœ…


  • Feb 2nd Wed 1900 - Cowlitz ACS Meeting [ZOOM only]
  • Feb 12th Sat 1000 - VE Testing at LCARA Clubhouse
  • Feb 16th Wed 1900 - LCARA Business Meeting - Budget
    • Important meeting decides how the club will spend money in 2022. Members should plan to attend.

Emergency Training

ICS, Incident Command System, Training is curriculum provided by FEMA for emergency response and activation. Active members of ACS are required to show completion of these training courses either online or in an instructor-led course.

Cowlitz County Emergency Management (DEM) is offering 3 levels of intructor-led ICS courses at multiple times throughout the year.

The first ICS Basic course is being offered Februrary 16th from 0900 - 1700

More information on future dates, class formats, and how to register is forthcoming. Thanks Matt KD7BBJ.

For Sale 🏷

This club-owned equipment is being offered for sale to members before being listed online. Proceeds benefit LCARA. Please make offer or reply for more information.

ICOM IC-736 Sold! Thank you Mike.

Includes hand mic (pictured) and desk mic. VCO board for 10m and 12m was recently repaired and tested.


Thanks for reading.

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