Category Archives: Announcements

Annnouncements

March XARC General Meeting

Reminder – The monthly meeting of the XARC will be held Thursday, March 12 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at the Webster Recreation Center in Webster, NY. Check our Calendar for details and a map.

Agenda

  • Attendance
  • Approval of Meeting Minutes
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Membership Report
  • 2M/440MHz Repeaters Status
  • Net Reports  (Fusion, 2M, and CW)
  • FT8 Usage (virtual presentation), Brian (K2AS)
  • Hamfests, Contests, other Events Review- Past or Present
  • Other Business
  • Electronics  Show and Tell, what have you done this past month – bring photos of your shack this meeting!
  • Meeting Adjournment

Rich, K2RAH

FEBRUARY XARC General Meeting

Reminder – The monthly meeting of the XARC will be held Thursday, February 13 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at the Webster Recreation Center in Webster, NY. Check our Calendar for details and a map.

Agenda

  • Attendance
  • Approval of Meeting Minutes
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Membership Report
  • 2M/440MHz Repeaters Status
  • Net Reports  (Fusion, 2M, and CW)
  • Presentation – “Gaining Familiarity with the NanoVNA and its use in Amateur Radio” – Harry, KF2TV
    • bring in your rubber ducks, filters, mobile antennas, etc for testing!
  • Hamfests, Contests, other Events Review- Past or Present
  • Other Business
  • Electronics  Show and Tell, what have you done this past month – bring photos of your shack this meeting!
  • Meeting Adjournment

Rich, K2RAH

January XARC General Meeting

Reminder – The monthly meeting of the XARC will be held Thursday, January 9 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at the Webster Recreation Center in Webster, NY. Check our Calendar for details and a map.

Agenda

  • Attendance
  • Approval of Meeting Minutes
  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Membership Report
  • 2M/440MHz Repeaters Status
  • Net Reports  (Fusion, 2M, and CW)
  • Hamfests, Contests, other Events Review- Past or Present
  • Other Business
  • Electronics  Show and Tell, what have you done this past month?
  • Meeting Adjournment

Rich, K2RAH

December XARC General MeetinG

Reminder – The monthly meeting of the XARC will be held Thursday, December 12  from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at the Webster Recreation Center in Webster, NY. Check our Calendar for details and a map.

Agenda

  • Attendance
  • Approval of 2019: June,  September, October, & November Meeting Minutes
  • Treasurer’s Reports (2019 September thru November consolidated report)
  • Membership Report
  • 2M/440MHz Repeaters Status
  • Net Reports  (Fusion, 2M, and CW)
  • Presentation “QRZ.com – Your Ham Radio Identity” – Brian D. (K2AS)
  • Hamfests, Contests, other Events Review- Past or Present
  • Other Business
  • Electronics  Show and Tell, what have you done this past month?
  • Meeting Adjournment

Rich, K2RAH

XARC Elections – nominations

All:
The following individuals have been nominated for various board positions. Elections will be held at the Nov. 14 XARC General Meeting. To be eligible to vote, you must be up-to-date with your dues obligations. Also, if others desire to run for any position posted, please message the club.


NOMINATIONS

President – – – Brian D. (K2AS)

Vice-president – – –  Harry R. (W2HRY)

Secretary – – –  Rich H. (K2RAH)

Treasurer – – – Dusty K. (KF2CF)

open Director seat – Fred D. (W3MUD)


Rich, K2RAH

October XARC General Meeting

Reminder – The monthly meeting of the XARC will be held Thursday, October 10  from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at the Webster Recreation Center in Webster, NY. Check our Calendar for details and a map.

NOTE: We will not be bringing pizza to the meeting; HOWEVER, the food court in the rec center will be open.


Agenda

  • Attendance
  • Approval of June 2019,  Sept 2019  Meeting Minutes
  • Treasurer’s Reports (July, Aug, Sept, Oct)
  • Membership Reports-(Oct)
  • 2M/440MHz Repeaters Status
  • Net Reports  (Fusion, 2M, and CW)
  • Renewals- Website and Insurance-Recap
  • Elections
    • We will be accepting nominations this month and Oct Meeting with announcement of candidates in October Meeting Minutes which must go out before Oct 15
    • Elections will be at held at the November Meeting (Nov 14)
  • Hamfests, Contests, other Events Review- Past or Present
  • Other Business
  • Electronics  Show and Tell, what have you done this past month?
  • Meeting Adjournment

Rich, K2RAH

Fusion Nets

Just a reminder of a couple of nets that the W2XRX 2 meter repeater will often be connected to:

  • Southern Tier Fusion Tech Net – Sundays 8:00PM
    Access is through W2XRX repeater DN mode C4FM. The room number is 40963 for anyone who wants to connect direct. Check-ins encouraged
  • MNWIS Fusion Technical Net – Mondays 8:30PM. DN Mode C4FM. The 2 meter repeater is usually connected via K2AS Wires-X node. Check-ins only with announcements, questions, comments. Room is 21493

June XARC General Meeting

Reminder – The monthly meeting of the XARC will be held Thursday, June 13  from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at the Webster Recreation Center in Webster, NY. Check our Calendar for details and a map.

NOTE: We will not be bringing pizza to the meeting; HOWEVER, the food court in the rec center will be open.

Agenda – – –
Past Minutes
Treasurer’s Report
Membership Report
2M/440MHz Repeaters Status
2M Net Report
Fusion Net Report
2019 Field Day Prep Status
Spring Fox Hunt Results
CW Training Class Status & Weekly Nets
Hamfests, Contents, other Events Review
Other Business
Electronics  Show and Tell, what have you done this past month

Rich, K2RAH

May XARC General Meeting

Reminder – The monthly meeting of the XARC will be held Thursday, May 9  from 6:00PM to 8:00PM at the Webster Recreation Center in Webster, NY. Check our Calendar for details and a map.

NOTE: We will not be bringing pizza to the meeting; HOWEVER, the food court in the rec center will be open.

Agenda
Past Minutes
Treasurer’s Report
Membership Report
2M/440MHz Repeaters Status
2M Net Report
Fusion Net Report
2019 Field Day
Spring Fox Hunt
CW Training Class Status
Maker Faire Nov. 23 Discussion
Hamfests, Contents, other Events Review
Other Business
Electronics  Show and Tell, what have you done this past month

Rich, K2RAH