Posts Tagged “District S1”

Section Manager’s Report – March 25, 2017

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Section Manager’s Report – March 25, 2017

SM Report for ARES Net 03/25/17 I would like to take this opportunity to thank our WPA Section Emergency Coordinator, Harry Bloomberg for 8 years of service as an ARES Section leader. Beginning as Assistant Section Emergency Coordinator in the spring of 2009, Harry led the section into the age of on-the-air data communications. He…

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WPA Section Digital Voice Radio Seminar

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WPA Section Digital Voice Radio Seminar <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

The fastest growing aspect of amateur radio on our VHF and UHF bands today has to be DV (Digital Voice) radio. While many hams are already active with one or more methodologies, some others are not. Whether you have some basic questions or would like clarification on some more advanced topics, there’s a WPA Section-Wide…

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Skywarn Class – March 15, Washington

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Skywarn Class – March 15, Washington <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

Sky warn class offers two in Washington Pa! Sky warn basic training: Washington county Dept. of public safety E O C 100 W. Beau St Level C Washington, Pa on Wednesday March 15th at 1 PM and again at 6 PM. I have included a link to Sky warn for classes to start soon please…

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Traffic Handling Class, March 18, Washington

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Traffic Handling Class, March 18, Washington <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

WACOM CLASS on traffic handling open class! ACS training at the WACOM radio room at the South Strabane V.F.D 1696 E. Maiden St Washington, Pa on Saturday March 18th at 10 AM. Topics will be traffic handling and net operations. Contact info BOB KITZELL KB3IN Kb3in@yahoo.com    

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WACOM 2017 Hamfest, Washington, November 5

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WACOM 2017 Hamfest, Washington, November 5 <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

WACOM 2017 HAMFEST HAMFEST/CONVENTION 11/05/2017Start Date: 11/05/2017 End Date: 11/05/2017 Location: Washington County Fairgounds 2151 North Main Street Washington, PA 15301 Website: http://www.wacomarc.org Sponsor: Washington Amateur Communications Inc. Type: ARRL Hamfest Talk-In: 147.679*147.39*145.25*147.285*147.315 (PL 131.8) Public Contact: Elmer Bud Plants , N3TIR 236 Chambers Ridge Road West Alexander, PA 15376 Phone: 724-350-6745 Email: bud@n3tir.com

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Technician Upgrade Classes, Indiana PA, March 1

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Technician Upgrade Classes, Indiana PA, March 1 <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

*** Attention Technician Class Hams *** The Indiana County Amateur Radio Club will be conducting a General Class upgrade course beginning on March 1, 2017 and continuing on successive Wednesdays thru April 5, 2017.  The course will consist of 5 Instructor-led sessions and the sixth week will be an open VE testing session. The course will be…

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Two Rivers Amateur Radio Club Hamfest – April 23

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Two Rivers Amateur Radio Club Hamfest – April 23 <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

Start Date: 04/23/2017 End Date: 04/23/2017 Location: The Spectrum 6001 Smithfield St. Boston, PA Website: http://www.trarc.net Sponsor: Two Rivers Amateur Radio Club Inc. Type: ARRL Hamfest Talk-In: 146.73 Public Contact: William Hetrick , N3LQC 190 Mary Reed Road Baden, PA 15005 Phone: 724-242-5347 Email: n3lqc@comcast.net

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Go Kit Workshop – Washington PA Jan 21

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Go Kit Workshop – Washington PA Jan 21 <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

Brad KC3EDQ writes: I will be hosting a go kit workshop Jan 21, 2017 @ 10am  Radio room in Pancake, 1696 Maiden St, Washington, PA 15301 The goal is to help anyone who wants to put a kit together whether it be for emergencies or casual portable use. Bring whatever you have for  your kit. I…

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First WPA New Ham of 2017, Bradyn J Ciaycomb KC3IJL

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First WPA New Ham of 2017, Bradyn J Ciaycomb KC3IJL

 The first newly-licensed radio amateur of 2017 in the Western Pennsylvania Section is Bradyn J Ciaycomb KC3IJL of Greensburg. Bradyn will be awarded a copy of The ARRL Operating Manual. Welcome to Amateur Radio, Bradyn. Hope to hear you on the air!

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License Exams at Pitt

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License Exams at Pitt <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

Next VEC session at Pitt, walk-ins welcome Date: Saturday Jan 28 2017 at 4:00 PM Contact: (215) 272-2905 Alex or manfredi@pitt.edu VEC: ARRL/VEC Location: University Pittsburgh 172 Thackeray St Thackery Hall RM 325 Pittsburgh PA 15213-2559 http://www.arrl.org/exam_sessions/pittsburgh-pa-15213-2559

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