Archives

Updated November 11, 2019

Archive Page Index

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32

MARS Shows Its Stuff to Writers - Scott Taylor, N5NL

President’s Corner - October 2019

31

President’s Corner - August 2019

President’s Corner - July 2019

Field Day Recap - July 2019

New Officers for 2019-2020

30

​​President’s Corner - June 2019

President’s Corner - May 2019

TSPOTA 2019 Gallery

President’s Corner - April 2019

WB5QNG Honored by Scouts - March 2019

29

President’s Corner - March 2019

Winter Field Day - January 26

28

President’s Corner - January 2019

Christmas Party - December 2018

IARC Project Wrapup - November 2018

VP’s Corner - November 2018

Festival at the Switchyard - November 3 2018

27

A Soggy Saturday - Play Day October 13 2018

President’s Corner - October 2018

VP’s Corner - October 2018

Two Go Boxes to Go - October 2018

 

26

President’s Corner - September 2018

VP’s Corner - September 2018

SDR Analyzer for Play Day - September 2018

25

President’s Corner - August 2018

VP’s Corner - August 2018 - Repeaters

Play Day - July 12, 2018

SDR - RTL-SDR Part II

24

President’s Corner - July 2018

VP’s Corner - July 2018

Project Perfection: EchoLink® - Dave Lane, N5GDL, July 2018

Remote Control and Other New Toys - Kevin Grantham, N5KRG, July 2018

SDR Project for July

New Officers for 2018-2019

President’s Corner - June 2018

23

Meeting - May 10, 2018: Tim Duffy, K3LR, Multi-Multi Contest Station

Drive-In Repeater Maintenance - April 24, 2018

President’s Corner - April 2018

Lead Batteries Parts I, II and III

22

Santa Fe Days - March 16-17, 2018​

President’s Corner - March 2018

Meeting - February 2, 2018: Jay Urish, W5GM, ARRL North Texas Section Update

21

President’s Corner - January 2018

Christmas Party - December 2017

MARS Featured in QST

DMR Talkgroups Updated

 

20

President’s Corner: Festival at the Switchyard - November 2017

VP’s Corner - November 2017, Andy Parcel

19

New Band Chart

President’s Corner - October 2017

Meeting - September 14, 2017: Don Murray, W9VE, Should I Learn CW?

Meeting - August 10, 2017: Steve Darrah, KD5YPB, shows useful knots for ham radio

President’s Corner - August 2017

VP’s Corner - August 2017, Andy Parcel

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New HT from TYT - July 2017, Dave Lane, N5GDL

President’s Corner - July 2017

Field Day - June 24,2017

17

Hams Activate Philmont - July 14, 2017

ARRL Honors James Shugart, N5BKL - June 10, 2017

Ham-Com 2017

New Officers for 2017-2018

Meeting - June 8, 2017: Bob Linker, W5SQA, Demonstrates Telegraphy without Tone

16

Crossband with MARS - May 13, 2017

Meeting - May 11, 2017: K5LOL’s Bug-Out Bags

Texas State Parks on the Air - April 8, 2017

15

Santa Fe Days - March 17-18, 2017

AREDN Admirers - February 28, 2017

14

Bill Krueger, AE5BK/SK

Andy Parcel, KE5KOF, volunteer service recognized

Meeting - January 12, 2017: AREDN Revealed

13

Christmas Party - December 8, 2016

DMR Repeater - November 19, 2016

Festival at the Switchyard - November 5, 2016

12

Lee Cheever, W5IG/SK - October 13, 2016

 

11

Meeting - September 8, 2016: Darrell Crimmins, KG5E, visits Dayton

Meeting - August 11, 2016: Curtis Hays, KC5CW, talks about Summits on the Air (SOTA)

Meeting - July 15, 2016: Jason Johnston, KC5HWB, explains Digital Mobile Radio (DMR)

 

10

Doug Loughmiller, W5BL/SK- July 22, 2016

Field Day - June 25-26, 2016

Dale Finley, KB5NFT, and Dale Hiatt, KC5MAY, support K2BSA Philmont Scout Camp

 

9

Meeting - June 9, 2016: New Officers for 2016-2017

Meeting - May 12, 2016: Bob Linker, W5SQA, talks about MARS history
and shares 6 decades of experience

Meeting - April 14, 2016: Paul Newman, KA5TYW, explains Fast Simple QSO (FSQ)

 

8

Santa Fe Days - March 19, 2016

Meeting - March 10, 2016: Elliott Reep, K5EJR, on “Preparedness Starts at Home!”

Meeting - February 11, 2016: Bob Bailey, W5TFY, talks about tracking OSCAR

 

7

David Gilpin, K5GIL, offers his New Year’s message for 2016

Christmas Party - December 10, 2015

 

6

Meeting - November 12, 2015: Go-Boxes Photo Gallery

Festival at the Switchyard - November 7, 2015

 

5

Repeater Updates; Fusion - October 19, 2015

Lee Cheever, W5IG, antenna party - October 3, 2015

Play Day - August 15, 2015: Fox Delta Build-a-Thon

Meeting - August 13, 2015: USB audio chipset problems and solutions

 

4

Play Day - July 11, 2015 Photo Gallery

Meeting - July 9, 2015: Lee Cheever, W5IG, on SWR

Meeting - June 11, 2015: Old Timers; new officers for 2015-2016

Ham-Com - June 12-13, 2015: Snapshots

 

3

Meeting May 14, 2015: Dale Finley, KB5NFT, on MESH networking

Meeting April 9, 2015: Gordon West, WB6NOA, via Skype

Texas State Parks on the Air - April 4, 2015

Meeting - March 12, 2015: Tom Yenny, K5LOL, offers advice on
how to choose your first HF rig

Andy Parcel, KE5KOF, honored by the MRC - April 17, 2015

 

2

Santa Fe Days - March 14-15, 2015

MRC Prep Rally - February 21, 2015

Meeting - January 8, 2015: Lars Anderson, KN5UTE, and Bill Krueger, AE5BK,
demonstrate an inexpensive analyzer

Marisa, KF5OWW, and Mike, AF5CL, Marshall introduce
Caleb Aaron Marshall - December 14, 2014

Christmas Party - December 11, 2014

Bruce Husband, KC5MG, antenna party - November 15, 2014

Festival at the Switchyard - November 1, 2014

Meeting - October 9, 2014: Lee Cheever, W5IG, shows his latest innovations

Hams train with the MRC - September 27, 2014

 

1

Older Meeting Notes

Dates refer to the document and not necessarily to a meeting date

Introduction to the 33CM (902MHz) Ham Band [PDF] by John Stradal, N5API, ca 2010

Amateur Radio Satellites [PPT] by Keith Pugh, W5IU,
AMSAT Area Coordinator, 11 September 2008

Human Spaceflight, ARISS & Future SuitSat Missions [PPT], 28 July 2008

Texas AMSAT Resources [DOC], 22 September 2008

Easy Sats [DOC], 11 September 2008

APRS [PDF], 8 September 2008

National Traffic System (NTS) Messaging Basics [PDF]
by Troy Woolery, KC5VML, 20 September 2003

Why Hams Do It [PDF], Jim Miccolis, N2EY, 16 April 2010