Southwest Missouri Amateur Radio Club Friday Net 146.910!!! 4/26/2013

N0MIO Net Control

–Regular Announcements
–The Southwest Missouri Amateur Radio Club meeting will be the third Saturday of the month at 5PM. This months meeting will be May 18th
–Testing Will also be available at 3-4PM for anyone of those who want to either get there technician license or if you are wanting to upgrade to a general or extra class. The Fee for this test will be $15.
–Any one listening interested in becoming a licensed amateur radio operator should attend a meeting.


–What’s happening in Ham Radio–

–OMAR Antenna Build– Coming up April 27th is the OMAR Antenna Party at Faith Lutheran Church on 1517 E Valley Water Mill Rd.  Same location as the hamfest.  The event will get started around 9am.  Bring a project or idea, or just come by for some Ham Fellowship!  A fish fry will start around noon, bring a potato if you want to eat!  All are welcome to attend.

–Civil Air Patrol Flyin–Civil Air Patrol fly in–Saturday, May 18 Springfield,

We plan to be there set up to run radios and shake hands with the public!

FREE Admission ~ Open to the Public ~ FREE Admission

~ Discover Civil Air Patrol ~

A Fly-In Fun-for-All !

Recognizing Area Emergency Services & Armed Forces

Missouri Ava Skywarn Spotters
Downtown Airport (3DW, CTAF 122.8)
Location: 2546 E. Division
~ Taildraggers ~ Warbirds ~ Vintage ~ Ultralights ~

Everyone Welcome !

For Early Fly-ins: 8:00 AM ’til about 10:00 AM

~ Biscuits & Gravy ~ Donuts ~ Coffee ~

Starting about 11:00

~ Hamburgers ~ Hot Dogs ~ Pot Luck Carry-In ~

Activities until 4:00 PM


~ Free Airplane Rides ~
For Ages 8 to 17 from 9:00AM to 2:00PM
All Flights Provided by Young Eagles Program of the EAA

· Med EVAC Helicopters
· Highway Patrol Helicopter
· Military Display
· Fire Fighting Equipment
· Disaster Plan Information
· Emergency Medical Services
For Information Call: Bob Brown, 417-840-6110,


–Dastardly Trivia—Thanks goes out to Steve KA0SPM for Trivia Tonight

Friday night net trivia

1. A regenerative receiver can receive ssb,cw or am depending on the settings of the regeneration control.

a. false, it needs a side tone circuit
b. true, along with other adjustments it can.

2. A super heterodyne receiver can receive ssb/cw but it needs a side tone or bfo circuit to do it.

a. true, it can only receive AM signals without the bfo / side tone circuit
b. False, it can receive ssb/cw signals by adjusting the gain control.

3. A regenerative receiver at its basic level has less parts than a super heterodyne.

a. true
b. false


–Short time, Mobile or Handheld Transceiver—




–Regular Check-ins—

WA0CFQ—Dale—BAA Winner!!!

KD0GUQ—Cheryl—BAA Winner!!!

KD0AEL/Proxy—Patti—BAA Winner!!!



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