Radio Club PO Box 1 Auburn ME 04212
Auburn DStar 443.3, System Fusion 146.61 PL 88.5 Node ID 18483 Room ID
28483, System Fusion Poland 147.315
PL 103.5, System Fusion coming soon in Leeds on 146.895-pl 103.5.
meeting is March 21(postponed from March 7) at 7p.m. at a different location, with David we1u
giving an Arduino and Raspberry Pi presentation at 6:30pm, at the
Androscoggin County UEMA office 45 Oak Street Lewiston. (the same
location where our Feb. 21st meeting was held)
Convention forms available for download,
click on hamfest page below.
Communications in Hawaii are being backed up by ham radio in Hawaii.
The D-star Repeater on 443.300 as of August 27, 2017 is off the
air and will be moved to another tower in Auburn.
Poland repeater 147.315, was relocated to another location on White Oak
Hill in Poland with the same height
or more and 50 watts.
The Auburn Repeater 146.61 was also taken down and
at Ivans house in Lewiston on Saturday morning Sept. 23 and is now back
on the air.
We are waiting for City of Auburn to
start on the
relocation of their 911 system to our location. The 70 ft tower
be taken down and replaced with a 180 ft tower. We will not be at that
site, we are moving to another 180 ft tower in Auburn on Gracelawn road after the antennas can be installed.
condition of the old .61 antenna is not good. The club voted to buy a
replacement antenna at the October 4th meeting to be installed at the
new location on Gracelawn Road.
latest official information will be posted here, so you don't have to
rely on the rumor mill, when the move happens, the exact time table is to be posted here.
Other Repeater News
147.12 Pikes Hill Norway repeater has been tuned up by kq1l and is now
linked to the 224.62 repeater on Streaked Mountain. Thank you Dave!!
student who was awarded the Androscoggin Radio Club Scholarship for
2017-2018 has declined the award. The funds will be held for the next
years scholarship award.
Here is a link to a March 1, 2017 Sun Journal article about grow light
interference with ham radio.
Help Wanted: Tower Climber to install a repeater antenna on a tower in Leeds.
Training and insurance required.
Contact email: email
Welcome to The Andy Club Web
next breakfast meeting will be Wednesday March 28, 2018 at 7:30 a.m.
At the August second meeting the club voted to return the breakfast
meeting to the Fusion Restaurant at the Ramada Inn 490 Pleasant Street
in Lewiston ME. We look forward to seeing you.
Andy Club meeting on the air March 28, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. on the .61 repeater (pl 88.5) All hams are welcome to check in.
System Fusion Net Friday nights at 8 p.m. on the Poland repeater 147.315 pl 103.5
next club meeting will be held Wednesday March 21, 2018 (postponed from
March 7) at the Androscoggin EMA office 45 Oak St in Lewiston ME at 7
will be finishing up plans for the Convention and Hamfest. Please pay
your club dues at the meeting.
March 31, 2018 12:30 p.m walk-ins welcome at Ramada Inn Conference
Center 490 Pleasent Street Lewiston ME. Contact Ivan Lazure
207-577-5152 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The FCC will no longer send you a
copy of your new license when you renew or upgrade unless you ask for
A new service to connect hams who
need help with ham projects with those who can help is here
a ham yet? Watch this
and others in the series then come to our meetings.
Vice President: Lee Trask w1lwt
News Letter Editor:
Harold Hartley N1LLU
Web Hosting: Dave kq1l