April 26th Meeting & Program

We encourage you to attend our meeting and take an opportunity to listen to NØMII’s presentation on QRP. QRP operation refers to transmitting at reduced power while attempting to maximize one’s effective range. Our meeting will be April 26th at 7:00 PM located at the Goldfarb School of Nursing, Rooms 419 & 420, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center, 3005 North Ballas Road. It is centrally located at the intersection of I-270 and I-64/US-40. Take the Ballas Road exit from Highway I-64/US-40 or I-270 and travel south one block. Turn right to enter the campus.

Visit http://www.slsrc.org/meeting-info/ for more meeting info

Jeff Logullo, NØMII will be presenting on QRP.  The presentation by Jeff (and fellow members of the St. Louis QRP Society) will cover:

QRP

o What is it?

o How do you do it?

o WHY would you operate QRP?

QRP radios

o What does it take to get started?

o Kit building (ham radio on the cheap)

Antennas for QRP operation

Operating QRP

o At home

o Park portable and beyond

o Field Day

o Contesting