Vero Beach Amateur Radio Club


.....HAPPENINGS Page....


Use this page to see what the club is up to.......just scroll down !!!!


NOVEMBER DRAFT minutes to be POSTED


OCTOBER FINAL minutes ARE POSTED



Each month, near the end of the month N1PZB, Gary Webster will be posting the minutes of the previous month's meeting here. Members can click MEETING MINUTES above to review them BEFORE our next meeting's approval vote. ANYTHING can be changed-added-or deleted, and when approved will be posted as FINAL.

Thanks to BIOENNA BATTERIES for a GREAT SKYPE presentation at the VBARC November meeting....


IF you missed it....Thanks to VP JOHN FRANKE go to 

              https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J_7g08YpOzE


MORE GREAT NEWS...


TO VBARC: Courtesy of Bioenna Batteries...They are  offering a 15% discount to our club members indefinitely.  Go to their website. www.bioennopower.com use discount code VEROBEACH.


                               Don't forget to visit them at Orlando Hamcation in Feb 2018 to thank them !

ELMER/PROJECT Night COMES BACK FRIDAY DECEMBER 8th


Every Friday evening from 7:30 pm to approx. 9:00pm, you are invited to attend the VBARC ELMER/ PROJECT night at Craig's (W4PHJ) house located on 1386 15th Avenue (behind VBHS).  Whether a seasoned "old timer"  or a new HAM, there is something for everyone. It is also known as "KIT NIGHT", as one Friday might be dedicated to programming a radio OR putting together a Fox Hunt antenna  OR just " Please show me how to operate this radio !"

 

   Enjoy a couple of hours with your fellow    


                  local hams..... BUT.....

                

                  "XYL APPROVAL IS NEEDED"....bring your note...lol...

TO ALL VBARC MEMBERS who took part in the "Tunnel To Towers" run:


Good morning Robert (Karl):

 

I want to express my appreciation to you and all the gang from the Radio Club for working the event Saturday. It is a great charity and a lot of fun for all who participate.

 

John King <[email protected]>


QRP Session


SATURDAY,  DECEMBER 16th at 9am


            at Park Ave...Park on the River


        ......Then LUNCH at Kelly's...HO HO HO        

CONGRATS to W2AR


Jeff BEALS, WA4AW, South Florida Section Chief, presents Phil Mollica, Jr. with his certificate of Assignment as SO FLA SECTION TECHNICAL COORDINATOR , at the Ft. Pierce Hamfest on August 12, 2017. In our SOUTH FLORIDA SECTION, there are 18 Technical Specialists, and Phil will be in charge of this group. A Technical specialist is a ham, technical advisor, and is available to any ham needing technical assistance.  Phil is also heading up a project to help hams with HOA antenna problems get on the air through other antenna means...like "attic antennas" or "stealth antennas". Phil is also an ARES Official Emergency station.

VBARC receives SSC from Section Manager

Jeff Beals WA4AW

Pictured from L-R:

PIO Paul Bartoszewicz - KC2LXV

SECRETARY Gary Webster N1PZB

VP John Franke KM4MCK

PRESIDENT Eric Larabell KF4UJO

SFL SECTION MANAGER Jeff Beals WA4AW

SFL Ass't Section Manager Barry Porter KB1PA

TRUSTEE Richard Jackson AB4AZ

Special Service Club  Certificate and Banner

 

SFL Section Manager Jeff Beals WA4AW presents SSC Certificate to VBARC President Eric Larabell KF4UJO