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by k5db
Sun Oct 11, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: Classified Ads
Topic: FOR SALE: YAESU FT-891
Replies: 0
Views: 53

FOR SALE: YAESU FT-891

Mint condition Yaesu FT-891 HF/6-meter transceiver. 100w output. Would make a very good first rig for new General or above licensee. Also great for mobile, portable, emcomm operation. Used less than 75 hours. Sells new at most dealers for around $640. Asking $450. For more info, contact Don - K5DB: ...
by k5db
Wed May 06, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Extra Exam
Replies: 2
Views: 698

Re: Extra Exam

Scott, if you desired to test for the Extra before June 30, roughly when do you suspect you would be ready to test?

73 - Don, K5DB
by k5db
Tue May 05, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Classified Ads
Topic: MOSLEY ANTENNAS FOR SALE
Replies: 0
Views: 790

MOSLEY ANTENNAS FOR SALE

I am posting this for Gene Gaines - W5SXV: Gene has a Mosley monoband 20-meter beam for sale - $100.00, and also has a Mosley dual-band 10/15-meter beam for sale - $100.00. Mosley antennas have been around for decades, are great performers, and are the mainstay for thousands of hams. These beams are...
by k5db
Thu Mar 26, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: FT8 DXCC Experiment completed!
Replies: 2
Views: 839

Re: FT8 DXCC Experiment completed!

Yes Glenn, it was a challenge to a point, but it was fun and rewarding.
BVRC's new Elmer 9-1-1 department chair, Paul - K5YH, also acquired FT8 DXCC!
73 - Don
by k5db
Mon Mar 16, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Claremore, OK - Green Country Hamfest Cancelled
Replies: 1
Views: 583

Re: Claremore, OK - Green Country Hamfest Cancelled

I just saw after posting this that Ron-K5XK mentioned this cancellation in his post. Thanks Ron!

Well, everyone now knows it twice, hi hi.

73 - Don, K5DB
by k5db
Mon Mar 16, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Claremore, OK - Green Country Hamfest Cancelled
Replies: 1
Views: 583

Claremore, OK - Green Country Hamfest Cancelled

Another hamfest cancellation update, from their website: CLAREMORE, OKLA - The Green Country Hamfest Committee had been monitoring the rapidly changing information and recommendations from Oklahoma State Health Department (OSHD) as well as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) ab...
by k5db
Sun Mar 08, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Elmer Forum
Topic: Motorola Communications Speaker - Loud Pop
Replies: 2
Views: 858

Re: Motorola Communications Speaker - Loud Pop

Hi Mark -

If you would please sir, go to the BVRC Home Page abnd click the ELMER 9-1-1 tab. This is a brand new feature that has just recently been added to the website. Repost your question using the form on the ELMER 9-1-1 page, and someone will get back to you.

Thanks! - Don, K5DB
by k5db
Wed Mar 04, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Wednesday Evenings Wide-Area-Net
Replies: 0
Views: 558

Wednesday Evenings Wide-Area-Net

Don't forget Wednesday evenings at 9pm local time, and the NW Arkansas Wide Area Net! Hams from all over the 4 county coverage area of the NW Arkansas VHF/UHF Link System check-in each week, with fun comments and EXCELLENT information. Each week a ham topic is discussed with excellent comments, tips...
by k5db
Wed Feb 26, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: New BVRC Website
Replies: 0
Views: 644

New BVRC Website

My congratulations and a big word of THANKS to Glenn-WB5L on his recent stellar work in proving the BVRC website. It is ultra user-friendly, and is jammed-pack with information and information tools and links. Thanks Glenn for the fanstastic job!