N3GXH Ed aims the dish
Come to the next BRATS meeting, Monday, May 6, to find out what Ed is aiming, and what it means for the future of BRATS!
BRATS latest project. Come to the May meeting to find out!
The MS 5k walk in Towson this Sunday, April 14, will be held at Goucher College at 8:30 AM. Although we will use simplex for the event (147.600) we’ll be monitoring the BRATS repeater (147.030+) beforehand to coordinate.
Please come out and support the BRATS and the MS Society!
Rol Anders, K3RA, will be offering an “Operating Course” using the new ARRL Operating Manual as a guide, with expert presentations as well, on Tuesdays from 6:30-9:30 PM at the Museum of Electronics starting on April 16.
For information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be sure to attend the next monthly meeting, March 11, 2013, at 7:15 PM at the Pikesville Library, for a talk on solar power and electric vehicles from Bob Bruninga, WB4APR.
Mr. Bruninga, the author of APRS, is a senior research engineer at the United States Naval Academy.
Be sure to attend what promises to be an exciting and informative meeting!
The Baltimore Amateur Radio Club hamfest will be April 6, 2013, at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium, with setup on April 5. Anyone wishing to volunteer for a 2 hour shift will get free admission. For details or to sign up, visit the BARC Facebook page.
The BRATS’ own Mayer Zimmerman, W3GXK, will be presenting Plan to Get Out Alive at the Baltimore Amateur Radio Club meeting on Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at the BARC clubhouse. For more details, visit the BARC homepage.
The BRATS wishes to thank Tom Horne W3TDH for the introduction to the Skywarn program. Tom spoke at length about the structure of Skywarn, and how even as untrained Amateur Radio Operators we can support the program.
Stay tuned for information on Skywarn training classes, and thanks Tom!
Please be sure to attend the BRATS meeting, Monday, 1/14, at 7:15 PM at the Pikesville Library. Tom Horne, W3TDH, Assistant Coordinator for Net Management, National Capitol Area Skywarn Program, will be giving us a presentation on the Skywarn program.
The BRATS have been very active behind the scenes making sure all of our assets are online and ready, and just in time for Hurricane Sandy! Please check the Repeaters page for information on frequencies.