Michael KO5K had a pretty good day and made some great deals to a bunch of happy hams. David NE5TX, Greg N5KND, Keian KI5IGV looking at Michaels gear.
Jason N5HSE manning the front desk. Jason was a huge help in the planning and preparation of the event.
Hams hanging out. Its good to see it again!!
Thanks to the 2 Boy Scout trops that came out and their troop leaders. They were a big help with parking detail and really helped out the event.
Thats Ken AE5EO working FT8 using the Event call sign W5B. Ken said he had a great time and sold out!
Stewart Wolfe (seated) KF5NIX came all the way from Austin representing the ARRL. Thanks Stewart! Ron KE4DRF and Sheree WM5N came from West Houston and Richmond. Big shout out to all the BVARC members who came out for the event. And big thanks to John K5LKJ for the great pictures he sent in.
Richard KG5RAA manning the radios to give people directions to the event. He also gave demonstrations. Richard was one of the event planners. Thanks Richard for all your hard work.
That's Melena KI5PSU with her shiny new technician license and her dad Jason. Jason tested and passed his Extra class. Good day for the Mulcare family!
Activity at the front desk. The boy scouts did the drawings for the door prizes and raffle tickets.
Lamer KC5AOI helping to install the internet connection at the repeater site. 1-28-2021
Lamar KC5AOI posing to like like he is setting up the pi-star to wires x bridge. His talents in amateur radio are noteworthy but digital is not his specialty. ;) hihi
Testing a new YSF to Wires X bridge at the repeater site. 1-28-2021
That's Keian KI5IGV in his grandpa's studio G (N5KND garage shack) cleaning and recapping a Drake T-4x VTR. Keian has coined a new term VTR (Vintage Tube Radio) He said the term boat anchor doesn't work for him since they don't work when wet. :) Nice work Keian!
A few of us made is to the Jefferson County Amateur Radio Club tailgate sale on Saturday 1-23-21. Doc AG5TY, Ernie WA5FMY, Lamar KC5AOI, Ron KI5GNL and Wesley W5WES.
W5SSV Clubhouse at the Jefferson County ARC tailgate sale. Great to see a gathering like this during the Covid 19 pandemic. Everyone was careful and social distanced.
A look inside the W5SSV clubhouse
There is a lot of amateur radio history here!
We will be having our weekly net on the 145.310 machine PL 167.9.