[amsat-dc] Re: Coming Soon: AMSAT-DC Spring Workshop 2013
afeller at ieee.org
Thu Mar 7 14:49:15 PST 2013
Will bring camera. Will also try to persuade some TJ students to come along.
If you'll need a strong 430 MHz source, I've got an IC-7000, which is multimode. The power level can be dialed pretty low.
Anything else I can do?
W4ART Arlington VA
On 7-Mar-2013, at 04:39 PM, "Kilroy, Patrick L. (GSFC-5680)" <patrick.l.kilroy at nasa.gov> wrote:
> Dear fellow AMSAT members,
> Please go to http://patkilroy.com/amsat-dc/
> and read everything top to bottom.
> Then please let me know if you have any
> comments, questions, recommended edits or
> anything else before I send it off to be
> published in this weekend's ANS bulletins.
> This is our workshop. Only a couple weekends
> away. I hope you can attend.
> SOME NOTES
> 1. We are looking for someone to bring a UHF
> signal source for test purposes for the day,
> something more substantial than an FM handheld
> transceiver if possible. A simple analog SSB
> transmitter in very low power mode looping a
> recorded voice message would work, and be pretty
> cool too. Takers, any one? Please contact me.
> 2. BRING YOUR CAMERA. Free WiFi.
> 3. We still need volunteers for this event. The
> task list is quite similar to those of our previous
> seminars and workshops (see Archives). This event
> is run by volunteers for volunteers. For example,
> two AMSAT greeters are needed. Also, a video person
> with lights, a video editor person, a food organizer,
> a Net Control Station for talk-in, go-fers, clean up
> crew for examples. (I believe Art Feller is going to
> bring his nice big dSLR still camera and gear, so we
> are covered for publish-ready type still photos.)
> 4. We need to get the word out. Can you pass the
> word and the amsat-dc Web page URL to your club news-
> letter or on a Net? Talk it up on your repeater?
> Tell a college kid? (YES!)
> Who knows how to get an event announced on Newsline?
> On the MDC section Web page and newsletter? Please do!
> 5. Have you registered through Martha yet? (Please
> call her even if you only "might" make it: Unlike
> local hamfests where you can walk right in, THERE
> WILL BE NO registration on the day of the event!)
> THANK YOU for your support.
> We will have a great time!
> Pat Kilroy
> Via the AMSAT-DC mailing list courtesy of AMSAT-NA
> AMSAT-DC at amsat.org
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