2022-08-30 Weekly SCHH Ham Club This and That

Items of Interest:

8-year-old girl chats with ISS astronaut using ham radio

From <https://www.cnn.com/2022/08/17/uk/girl-iss-amateur-radio-scn-scli-intl-gbr/index.html>

QRZ New Ham Jumpstart

A program that will help new hams get on the air faster than ever. The program, which is jointly sponsored by QRZ and GigaParts, will provide a FREE, New Ham Welcome Package to eligible applicants. Among the goodies in the first edition of the Welcome Package, we are including a brand-new dual-band handheld transceiver, the Explorer QRZ-1, along with a host of other sponsor-supplied goodies. The program ends on October 31, 2022. 

Humor:

Meetings and activities:

The next membership meeting will be face-to-face at Hidden Cypress Savannah River Room on 9/1 at 7 PM.

Presentation by Dan Romanchik, KB6NU, is “Having Fun with Morse Code.”

More information to follow…

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 President 2022