2022-04-12 Weekly SCHH Ham Club This and That

Items of Interest:

Suns spots are consistently ahead of predictions

Solar physicist Scott McIntosh forecasts very active sunspot cycle – The Washington Post

World Amateur Radio Day is April 18

World Amateur Radio Day (WARD) is April 18 and is celebrated worldwide by radio amateurs and their national associations, which are organized as member-societies of the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU). It was on this day in 1925 that the IARU was formed in Paris.

Sun City Amateur Radio Club sponsoring testing

The Sun City Amateur Radio Club will be sponsoring an Amateur Radio license testing session on May 18, 2022 at 1:00 pm. The session will be held at the Bluffton Fire Department Emergency Operations Center, 260 Raider Drive, Bluffton. While the test session is open to all, appointments are suggested.
Contact Dennis Hopkins, AC4DH, at 207-350-1350 or AC4DH@arrl.net for additional information or to schedule your test.

2022 Hamfest and Swapmeet – Coastal Amateur Radio Society

Sat April 30 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM Hamfest in Pooler



The next membership meeting will be face-to-face and virtual at Hidden Cypress Savannah River Room on 5/5 at 7 PM. More information to follow…

Club Website:

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


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 President