Upcoming Activities & Events

Sep 30 - Sep 30Amateur Radio Test Review #1
Alcona Co. EMS/EOC Bldg, 2600 E M-72. Free Refreshments.
Noon to 4PM, questions about materials will discussed, practical hands on demos will be used.

Today we will review the topics you should have gone through. They are:
ARRL Ham Radio License Manual, 5th Edition; Chapters 2 through 5
License Manual 9639_TN.gif

OR

KB6NU Test Prep
https://www.kb6nu.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/2022-no-nonsense-tech-study-guide-v2-20230204.pdf

Since the KB6NU test prep guide does not follow the same structure as the ARRL guide, but covers the same content,
it is not possible to make an equivalent study guide comparison. Thus, as the KB6NU guide is written for a single
8 hour session, please read through all of the KB6NU guide and as we cover topics in the ARRL guide, we will hit
all of the same points in the KB6NU guide.
Oct 1Paul Bunyan's Ladies & Gentlemen's Net
Sunday
7PM Check-in on the 147.040 MHz N8AVX Repeater (123 Hz PL)

Net Control: Mike, KE8JKB

A fun Net, including a place to get information, sell/buy Amateur Radio related items and hear about all of your latest "war" stories, contacts, projects, etc. Also a great way to hone your radio net skills for the new amateur radio operators - - please check-in!

Click on Thumbnail picture to see the Net Outline.
Oct 5 ACARG Field Outing
Time and Place to be announced
Oct 7ARRL Simulated Emergency Test
Time and Plan to be announced
Oct 7 - Oct 7Amateur Radio Test Review #2
Alcona Co. EMS/EOC Bldg, 2600 E M-72. Free Refreshments.
Noon to 4PM, questions about materials will discussed, practical hands on demos will be used.

Today we will review the topics you should have gone through. They are:
ARRL Ham Radio License Manual, 5th Edition; Chapters 6 through 9
License Manual 9639_TN.gif

OR

KB6NU Test Prep
https://www.kb6nu.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/03/2022-no-nonsense-tech-study-guide-v2-20230204.pdf

Since the KB6NU test prep guide does not follow the same structure as the ARRL guide, but covers the same content,
it is not possible to make an equivalent study guide comparison. Thus, as the KB6NU guide is written for a single
8 hour session, please read through all of the KB6NU guide and as we cover topics in the ARRL guide, we will hit
all of the same points in the KB6NU guide.
Oct 8ARRL Simulated Emergency Test
Time and Plan to be announced
Oct 8 - Oct 8Amateur Radio Technician and General License Testing
2PM until done
Alcona Co. EMS/EOC Bldg, 2600 E M-72.
Oct 8Paul Bunyan's Ladies & Gentlemen's Net
Sunday
7PM Check-in on the 147.040 MHz N8AVX Repeater (123 Hz PL)

Net Control: Mike, KE8JKB

A fun Net, including a place to get information, sell/buy Amateur Radio related items and hear about all of your latest "war" stories, contacts, projects, etc. Also a great way to hone your radio net skills for the new amateur radio operators - - please check-in!

Click on Thumbnail picture to see the Net Outline.
Oct 14Michigan AUXComm S.E.T
Plan to be announced
Oct 15Paul Bunyan's Ladies & Gentlemen's Net
Sunday
7PM Check-in on the 147.040 MHz N8AVX Repeater (123 Hz PL)

Net Control: Mike, KE8JKB

A fun Net, including a place to get information, sell/buy Amateur Radio related items and hear about all of your latest "war" stories, contacts, projects, etc. Also a great way to hone your radio net skills for the new amateur radio operators - - please check-in!

Click on Thumbnail picture to see the Net Outline.
Oct 19Alcona County Amateur Radio Group meeting
6:30 pm
Thurs
Alcona Co. EMS/EOC Bldg, 2600 E M-72. Free Refreshments.

-------PRELIMINARY AGENDA-------
- Pledge of Allegiance, Intros & Rvw Agenda
- Standing Committees:
>>Youth Prgm - - TBD
>>VE Team - - KC8AHX
>>Web Site - - N8AVX
>>Trailer Projects - - N8AVX
>>Radio Systems - - N8AVX
- Review of Recent Events:
- 10 Min. Break
>>ACARG Field Outing report
>>Simulated Emergency Test - - Oct 7-8 -Results
>>Michigan Statewide AUXCOMM S.E.T - - Oct 14 - Results