Here are the results and winners for the 2m sprint contest held April 22nd in conjunction with the SLSRC's 70th Anniversary.
1st Place - Scott ND9E with 312 points
2nd Place - Gerald KE0JIL with 18 points
3rd Place - unfilled
1st Place - Bill KC9CIK with 61600 points
2nd Place - Vern AE0TT with 23114 points
3rd Place - Kyle N0KTK with 9310 points
4th Place - Kevin with 1200 points
Thanks to all those who participated. We will sponsor another 2m contest in Sept 2017.
The May SLSRC program will be by Joe Fleagle (WØFY), “A Survey of Amateur Radio Digital Communications.”
Joe will give an overview of a wide variety of digital communication modes available to...
by John Mountain, KJØMTN
CQ CQ CQ - now it is time to get ready for Field Day 2017! Are you ready?
The SLSRC invites the St. Louis area amateur radio community to join us for a couple of days of getting together to test our abilities to respond in support of disasters, chatting about...
St. Louis and Suburban Radio Club is having a weekend class for the Technician License on Saturday and Sunday, June 10-11.
All of the possible test questions in the Question Pool will be covered, but prior study is strongly recommended.
Study guides will be sent when you register for the class. Class size is limited to 12.
VE testing for all license levels will be held on June 11 at the completion of the class by the Cliff Cave VE team.
by Bill Carroll, KC9CIK
Congratulations to Don Meyer (KDØJBN), for winning the SLSRC Net Login contest over the past month!
Don scored eleven points with his check-ins during the month of April. Four...
All those with paid 2017 SLSRC memberships will receive a free 70th Anniversary Sticker that will look great on the back window of your vehicle or a place of your choosing.
The stickers are 2x4 inch black-on-white ovals made of weather-resistant, heavy-duty vinyl. The 70th Anniversary logo is centered with the SLSRC website address rounding out the bottom of the oval.
You will receive one sticker for each paid membership, and family membership members will get stickers too.
To get your sticker(s), you MUST be present at a club meeting...they will NOT be mailed. This month's meeting will be Friday, April 28th at 7:00 PM in rooms 419-420 of the Goldfarb School of Nursing in the Clinical Learning Institute at Missouri Baptist Hospital. Please see Kyle (NØKTK) before or after the meeting to pick up your sticker.
THANKS FOR BEING PART OF SLSRC!!!
Winterfest 2018 has been scheduled! Come see us January 27, 2018 at the Gateway Convention Center in Collinsville, IL.
We will continue to bring you the best hamfest possible with:
May 19 - Dayton Hamvention, Xenia, OH
June 4 - Starved Rock Radio Club Hamfest and Hobby Show, Princeton, IL
June 11 - EgyptianFest 2017, Granite City, IL
June 18 - Six Meter Club of Chicago 60th Annual Hamfest, Wheaton, IL
July 9 - Fox River Radio League Hamfest, Aurora, IL
July 15 - Warrensburg Area ARC Hamfest, Centerview, MO
July 16 - Zero Beaters Washington Hamfest, Washington, MO
July 16 - KARSFEST Kankakee Area Radio Society, Peotone, IL
August 5 - West Central Illinois Hamfest, Carlinville, IL
August 6 - Hamfesters 83rd Annual Hamfest, Peotone, IL
August 12 - Western Illinois ARC Swapfest, Paloma, IL
August 13 - SCARC Hamfest, O'Fallon, MO
August 26 - 2017 Joplin Hamfest, Joplin, MO
September 8 - Queen Wilhelmina Hamfest, Mena, AR
September 15-17th - 2017 ARRL/TAPR Digital Communications Conference, St. Louis, MO (Earth City - Holiday Inn West)
September 16 - All-Arkansas Hamfest, Little Rock, AR
October 28 - 26th Annual Halloween Hamfest, Kirkwood, MO
November 11 - Nixa Amateur Radio Club Hamfest - NARCfest 2017, Nixa, MO