Thursday, December 13, 2018
Online Meeting: Using Free Conference Calling Software (FCC) (Meeting notes by Cary VE4EA)
Ed VE4EAR opened the meeting at 19:27
Prior meeting minutes – Not Reviewed
Treasurer Report: None
Bank Balance: TBA
Attendees & Meeting Notes:
Cary VE4EA – New Antenna and Remote operation in CQWW CW 2018
Ed VE4EAR – In the middle of antenna repairs.
– Public Safety Communications Office: Ed was awarded Technologist of Year
– PJ2T Curacao, CQWW SSB Contest Expedition
VE3KI/VE4AEO – Richard
– Rich set a new VE4 record for ARRL Sweepstakes CW, High Power
Kelly VE4XT – Kelly will be operating contests from his cottage
Jack VE4SNA/W6NF / K0JP – New callsign. Jack and Shelley will be operating contests from both Ontario and Minnesota
Shelley AC0MN – operating many RTTY contests
– Jack is requesting that we update the RSM listing with the ARRL Contest Branch
John VE4VJR – John introduced the WARC Centennal Hamfest, June 2 2019
– New Hex Beam
Jessy VE4JBB – Jessy participated in CQWW SSB and entered in Classic mode with over 1,000 QSO’s
– new Spiderbeam in Teulon
Gord VE6SV – A team of operators entered CQWW CW and set a new VE6 Multi-Multi record for VE6 (over 6.3 million points).
– RSM contesters are welcome to visit or operate VE6SV (Edmonton).
Meeting presentation by Gord VE6SV. He gave a presentation about his station, antennas, etc
Regrets: Harm VE4HAZ, VE4DRK
RAC WINTER CONTEST coming up in Dec. Someone to take VE4RAC
Next Meeting date Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Home of Jessy,, VE4JBB.
2051 hrs meeting adjourned.
On behalf of the president of RSM, Ed VE4EAR:
We will be having our first meeting of 2018 on Thursday, Jan 18 at 7:15 pm at the home of Dan, VE4DRK 75 Harbinger Bay.
Mark your calendars…See you all there.
Formal Agenda will follow shortly.