Monthly Archives: October 2013

October 2013 meeting

It’s on Tuesday at the Kettle. 7 PM. Be there 🙂

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The gift that keeps on giving

I’m talking about our President Jason KF5EJX. I’m sure that, when he was born, his family said he was a gift from God. 🙂 And he certainly keeps on giving!! This time he got us a Heil Pro Set Elite … Continue reading

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How many countries (*) did YOU contact this weekend??

Not one, I bet. But I’m sure you had lots of fun with your handy 🙂  KN5S made 215 QSOs in the Makrothen RTTY contest, good for 692,166 points: The list of countries (*) contacted includes Chile, Morocco, Cuba, Germany, the Canary Islands, … Continue reading

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They will be missed

Because we recently received a new callsign and we had close to 1,000 KS5TX left we decided to send out the KS5TX to all stations we contacted in the past, rather than throw them away. It took several hours of … Continue reading

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FCC shut down for business

 No need to go to the FCC website today. It’s closed: I hope that doesn’t mean we’re all operating illegally! Dang you tea party sissies….

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2013 Texas QSO party results – and more!

Jason KF5EJX and his (t)rusty sidekick Erik K5WW were active in the TX QSO party from the club station this past weekend. KN5S was well-received and received well all over the USA – and in some other countries! We made 251 QSOs in 34 … Continue reading

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