1506 S. Parker Dr.
Evansville, IN 47714
"Because a frequency..
..is a terrible thing to waste"
An ARRL Special Service Club W9EAR Member Indiana Repeater Council
January, 1997 Newsletter
THE NEXT E.A.R.S. EATING MEETING will
be held be at Old Country Buffet on Thursday,
January 16 at 6:30 p.m.
REPEATER NEWS... Repairs continue on
146.925, 443.925, and 145.15. All are operating
at low power, and 145.15 has been off for a
week. Warranty repairs are still being made on
145.11. 147.18 in Mt. Vernon, IL should be on
soon. Remember to use 107.2 tone encode on
the EARS repeaters. ALL EARS REPEATERS
ARE STILL OPEN FOR USE BY ALL
AMATEURS WHO FOLLOW PROPER RULES
AND OPERATING PROCEDURES.
HAVE YOU HEARD THE NEW EARS
CALLSIGN YET? It finally arrived on December
4. It's W9EAR.
VISIT THE E.A.R.S. WORLD WIDE WEB PAGE! http://members.aol.com/earsham/
You can write to us on the Internet as well! Our
e-mail address: [email protected]
Rockford, IL July 26, 1997 Winnebago Co.
Fairgrounds, Pecatonica IL Talk in 146.61,
Dayton, OH Hamvention May 16. 17, and 18
Evansville, IN November 29, 1997
Vanderburgh Co. Fairgrounds 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Central time. Admission $5. Wall tables - $10,
Flea Market tables - $7. Talk in on 145.15.
VE TESTING INFORMATION:
EARS does not sponsor VE testing, but does
advertise area testing dates and times. If you
know of a test not listed, please write, call, or e-mail it to Neil ASAP!!!
Paris, IL - Sundays at 1pm at the Community
Hospital on Jan. 5 and Mar. 2 - Call John
Welch at (217) 466-4315.
Danville, IL - VCARA Club House Call John
Welch at (217) 466-4315 for more information.
For directions - (217) 442-3916.
Terre Haute, IN - Sundays at 1pm at the Terre
Haute Red Cross on Hwy 41 North on Feb 2
and Apr 6. Call Fred K9EBK at (812)
Indianapolis, IN - IPL, 37th and Arlington, at
6:30 p.m. BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Call
Tom N9LFU at 317-326-3168. Thomson
Franklin, IN - Walk-ins only. For more
information, call 317-974-1488. MidState
ARC (3rd Sat. March thru November)
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1506 S. Parker Dr.
Evansville, IN 47714-3154
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of Electronic Applications Radio Service, Inc., a
non-profit, charitable, tax-exempt organization.
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