2021-10-05 Weekly SCHH Ham Club This and That

Items of Interest:

Antique Wireless Association (AWA) museum curator Ed Gable, K2MP, recounted “The History of Single Sideband” as part of the inaugural “AWA Shares” program, presented on August 19.

WSJT-X 2.5.0 has been officially released and introduces an enhanced Q65 decoder that measures and compensates for linear frequency drifts of Q65 signals. This new digital protocol is designed for minimal two-way QSOs over especially difficult propagation paths.

Remember to renew your club membership for 2022… to access the on-line form, go to the Sun City Hilton Head website and go to the Clubs -> Hobbies -> Amateur radio and look in the documents section. There should be a link to the 2022 form.

Humor:

This picture gives new meaning to the term ‘logic gate’

Meetings:

The next membership meeting will be on Thursday, October 7th at 7pm via Google Meet. Details in the email invitation. Our speaker will be Gordon Mooneyhan, W4EGM, Public Information Coordinator for the South Carolina Section, ARRL. He plans to tell us about what the PR Committee has planned and what he would like to accomplish in South Carolina.

Club Website:

The URL is https://www.ke4ham.org.  If you notice any errors or have site-related questions, email: [email protected]

Nets:

Wednesday Nets (8 PM) operates from KK4ONF/Jasper repeater, 147.060+ and Echolink node: KE4HAM-R

Sunday NET (8 PM) operates on 147.550 MHz simplex and Echolink node: 
KE4HAM – L

Other operating:

Daily  —   DX spotting and open chat 24/7 on 147.550 MHz simplex and the Jasper Repeater, 147.060+ (no Echolink).

AD5EN – SCHH Amateur Radio Club VP