Category Archive: Events

Oct 11

Next NB9QV Cobia Event – Museum Ships on the Air – June 2-3, 2018

The annual Museum Ships on the Air event is sponsored by the NJ2BB Battleship New Jersey Amateur Radio. Station.  For more information check their webpage – http://www.nj2bb.org/museum/ This is one of NB9QV’s USS Cobia Amateur Radio Club annual events.  The group also sponsors another special event for Veteran’s Day in November. Local amateur radio operators …

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Jun 27

Next meeting – Tuesday, December 12 – 6:30 p.m.

AGENDA:  Update on antenna plan for clubroom – update on laptops for digital communications, update on reaching out to license holders in the county, discussion of next year’s meeting schedule, activities, etc. MEETINGS – 2ND TUESDAY OF THE MONTH – 6:30 P.M. LARSC/ ARES NETS – meet year round – every Tuesday night at 7:00 …

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Oct 01

Minutes from the last meeting…………..

November 14, 2017 Officers for 2018 were elected: Travis KB9YRC – President Mike KC9HQV – Vice President Ken KD9AQM -Secretary Cary KD9CZQ – Treasurer Options are still being discussed for antennas at the Armory meeting place.    Other items discussed included the Interoperability Exercise, increasing membership and fundraising ideas    

Feb 10

Field Day photos and photos from recent meetings…………

RECENT MEETING PRESENTATIONS –                               FIELD DAY – AN ANNUAL EVENT Each year, amateur radio operators throughout the U.S. set up operations in backyards, public parks, parking lots on the last full weekend in June…………..and participate in ARRL’s Field Day Event. …

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Jan 31

LARSC – Lakeshore Amateur Radio Service Club

The Lakeshore Amateur Radio Service Club (LARSC) was formed to enable the local radio club to purchase affordable liability insurance required to rent space for their new W9RES station location.  The ARES/RACES group has shared space at the Red Cross office in Manitowoc, but will need to vacate that property. As an affiliated ARRL-sanctioned club, …

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Nov 14

VIDEOS FEATURING SOME OF OUR ARES/RACES MEMBERS

USS Cobia Activation – November 2013 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ytjK2zYzVPs here’s a video of our last Nuclear Plant drill – starts at 45:45 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZLTmgxhjc0          

Apr 09

W9RES Repeater

******Our repeater is up and running****** Set your radios to 146.895 with a PL tone of 100.0. Nets are held on Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m.   A follow-up digital net is in the works.  (No nets on meeting nights, every other week schedule in the summer)    

Jul 12

2012 Field Day

.Manitowoc County ARES/RACES members enjoyed views of the Mariner’s Trail on Lake Michigan when they participated in the 2012 Field Day Event on Saturday, June 25.   Field Day is the single most popular on-the-air ham radio event  held annually in the US and Canada.  On the fourth weekend of June of each year, radio amateurs …

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