The East Palestine Amateur Radio Club met on February 1 with nine members and two guests in attendance. Topics were finishing the radio room, installing permanent antennas for field day activities, a report was also presented on the nuclear seminar for the Beaver Valley Generating Station exercise this spring , which was held in the EMA building in Lisbon, only four of the club members attended.
The club will launch a membership campaign and as a reminder, VE tests are carried out by the club on meeting evenings or a scheduled weekend if necessary. Contact person for testing is ND4H @ W8GMM.club.
It was also announced that the repeater on 146.775 has a PL on it, 162.2 is the dial tone needed to access the machine. The 70cm repeater should be on later in the spring, 443.8750 will be the frequency used, the machine is YSF on 2 and 70cm.
The next meeting will be at 6 p.m. on March 1 at the KD8MAC building in Unity (former Roadhouse location). Everyone interested in amateur radio is welcome.