(This move has been put on hold pending additional coordination with local agencies. More info when it becomes available)
On Friday, July 1, the repeater will be taken down from Bill’s house north of Lawrence. After the regular Saturday 6AM breakfast at the HyVee at 6th and Monterey Way, the group will head to Bill’s house to take down the repeater.
The Douglas County Amateur Radio Club will be hosting a demonstration of setting up an HF Radio station using simple portable antennas at Wells Overlook from 9am to 12:30pm on Saturday April 1. This event is open to anyone interested in Amateur radio or emergency communications. Visitors will have an opportunity to learn about radio operation and simple antenna setups as well as talk on the air. We will be demonstrating Voice, Code, and Digital modes of operation. (An amateur radio license is not required, this event is open to everyone.)