Great Net tonight!

I want to start by saying CONGRATULATIONS to our very own kd0gur Gary and kd0guq Cheryl for celebrating 23 years together this weekend!

The MS150 will be held September 18th and 19th. If you would like to volunteer you may contact them at: Ozark Branch 1675-J East Seminole Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 882-8128, press 2
fax: (417) 882-2039

*The Joplin Ham Fest will be held Friday the 26th 4 – 9 PM and Saturday August 27 8 AM to 2 PM. Also, JARC will be holding a Fox Hunt Saturday September 18th…. Me thinks good practice for our upcoming event! The following is from their website:
Plan to bring your favorite DF antenna for 2 meter work, or build this DF-LOOP antenna, and come to the JARC Fox Hunt September 18th. Assemble at the parking lot next to Ryan’s Steakhouse (7th and Rangeline Rd.) in Joplin, at 11 am.
Note: If the WX is not agreeable (rain or snow), we will postpone for another weekend.

For more information on the upcoming JARC events go to

*The regular meeting of the Southwest Missouri Amateur Radio Club will be held Saturday Sep. 18 at 5pm. Testing will be held at 3pm and the Board meeting will follow.

September is preparedness month, look forward to topics regarding the preparations needed for winter and the possible fall severe weather season.

hf nets of interest

28.395 sat nights 9 pm. ozark hillbilly 10 meter net. Dwight N0ZGG is net control.

Missouri emergency net 3963 with district d net on Thurs 7:00pm

3.818 The American Preparedness Radio Nets goal is to use this net to teach people about becoming more self reliant and less dependent on outside help. Sunday Night 9pm Eastern Thursday Night 9PM Eastern

Checkins and trivia answers:

ka0spm Steve – Springfield net control
kd0guu(bba) Jamas – Ozark via text message from Theodosia
kd0gus (**a) Eric – Bolivar
kc0vnt (aba) C.W. – Springfield
kd0mme (aba) Dave – Springfield
kc0wrw (aba) George – Willard
k0nxs (aba) Steve – Springfield
ac0ha (aba) Kansas City
kd0euv (aba) Daniel – Strafford
kd0bwt (aba) Caleb – Ash Grove
kd0jwy *** found a ride to the hamfest Richard – Ozark
kd0ael (aba) Patti – Springfield
kb9vfw (baa) John – Dunnegan
kc0wse (aba) Robert – Springfield

kc0uka aba Needs someone who can fix an output on a 2 meter mobile radio, Contact via 146.91, 145.23,or 146.97 Mike – Crane
k0eod *** Charlie – Springfield
kd0gur (aba) Gary – Springfield
kd0guq (aba) Cheryl – Springfield
kd0hun (aba) Andrew – Republic
n0rmb *** Garry – Springfield

The correct answers to the trivia were ABA congrats to all of you who got it right.