The next PSRG Educational Meeting is on November 9. As usual it will be held at the Salmon Bay Cafe in Ballard and starts at 1:30 PM.
We’re very excited to announce we’ll have a presentation by Tim Nair, KG7EJT, Washington state’s SOTA (Summits On The Air) champion. Along with some amazing photographs, Tim will be sharing some of his many adventures mixing ham radio and mountaineering.
Saturday, October 26, Dusk til Dawn
13311 19th Ave NE
(Just East of Jackson Park Golf Course)
Hosted by Seattle expatriates Sam and the High Desert Pirate Dave
The theme is Laugh-In!!!–“You bet your sweet Bippy!”
Clothing is optional but costumes are required (sort of).
Sock it to me?
The 22nd Annual Summer Gathering at Valley Camp, sponsored by the WA7VC Amateur Radio Group, starts at 1700 on Sept. 6 and continues until 1500 on Sept.8. The Gathering will focus mainly on all forms of digital radio. Included are interesting presentations, lots of time for socializing and elmering sessions, and a balloon launch. Details are on the WA7VC web page.
The next PSRG Board Meeting is on October 12, 2019 at 1:30 PM at the Salmon Bay Cafe, 5109 Shilshole Ave NW, Seattle. Your input to the discussions is always encouraged, although only board members will vote.
The next PSRG Educational Meeting is Saturday September 14. As usual it will be held at the Salmon Bay Cafe in Ballard and starts at 1:30 PM. The topic will be: Batteries: Building, buying, installing. Batteries in portable and fixed use applications. Battery types and best practices. With a possible presentation by Bob, KG7UCL, work schedule permitting. We are seeking go-boxes, battery boxes etc. from members who would like to share what they have and how they use it. If you can bring your electric car, bike, radio trailer and want to show it off, the more the merrier.
The next PSRG Board Meeting is on August 10, 2019 at 1:30 PM at the Salmon Bay Cafe, 5109 Shilshole Ave NW, Seattle. Your input to the discussions is always encouraged, although only board members will vote.
We have added a Photo Gallery page to the website. We are seeking photos of PSRG events beginning with 2018 Field Day, especially the Annual Dinner, Annual Meeting and 2018 Picnic. If you have photos to submit, email them K7RAG@psrg.org. (Note, if you have trouble sending them, email Rich for help.)
The 1st Annual DMR Gathering is being planned for Valley Camp (in North Bend, WA) the weekend of May 18/19, 2019. This will bring together DMR repeater operators and users to share experience and learning about this technology.
This is being run in a similar fashion to the APRS Summer Gathering that has been held in the same location for many years. More information is available at the links below and the is a link to the Signup Genius if you are interested in attending.
(Note this is not a PSRG event. It is being organized by leadership of the PNW-DMR group – http://www.pnwdigital.net)
More information is available at the DMR Gathering 2019 webpage and on the brochure and agenda and a more detailed Agenda (The agenda is still tentative.)
Signup link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a48aba92aa1fa7-pnwdmrs
Through an oversight, we missed posting President Doug’s presentation at the Annual Meeting. Here it is: 2019 President’s Report. If you tried to view it before and were not able to open it, please try again.