Upcoming Public Service Events

The end of the Albemarle ARC Public Service Event calendar is approaching.  You have two more opportunities to get PS event credit for the year.  Saturday, August 29 is the Wisdom Oak Winery Triathlon event.  This takes place at Walnut Creek Park and is made up of 2 different triathlons. … Read the rest

HF RIG FOR LOAN

ICOM IC-730 FOR A LOANER

Ms. Alice Bond, XYL of SK Socky Bond (K4GWL) has asked that a nice Icom IC-730
be used as a “loaner” to a local Ham who wishes to try HF and perhaps doesn’t
wish, or is unable, to make an investment in a HF rig at this time.… Read the rest

Satelite Tracking with Linda Ki5LLB

SATELLITE TRACTING
By Linda Beard KI5LLB
During Field Day I was ask to show and talk about my Arrow tracking antenna that works with a satellite tracking program called Orbitron. I like this program better than any of the ones I tried because it offers good details on many of the satellites floating around in space.… Read the rest