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
September, 1997 Newsletter
THE NEXT E.A.R.S. EATING MEETING will
be held be at Sirloin Stockade, on
Bellemeade near Green River Road in
Evansville, on Friday, September 12 at 6:30
REPEATER NEWS... The police report for
the stolen 145.11 repeater has been
obtained, and the wheels are turning toward
a replacement. 443.925 is dying out once
again. Mel N9IZG reports progress on the
new Motorola system that will replace
443.925, but it will not be ready before the
current one gives out.
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Louisville, KY Sat & Sun Sept. 6-7 Kentucky Fair & Expo Center. Talk in 146.88-. Email: [email protected]
Spencer, IN Sat. Sept. 6 Owen Co. Fairgrounds. Talk in 146.985-.
Peoria, IL Sept. 20-21
Bedford, IN Sun. Oct. 5 5am-3pm Talk-in 146.73- Exams offered at 12 Noon.
Centralia, IL Oct. 19
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
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!!!
Evansville, IN - Saturdays at 9 a.m. Central
on: Sep 27, Nov 8, and Dec 20. at the Red
Cross Bldg., Diamond and Heidelbach, by
Tri-State ARS. $6.25/ARRL-VEC. Contact
Evansville, IN - Tuesday, October 7 at
Harrison High School Room 213 7:00 p.m.
$6.25/W5YI-VEC. Contact Neil WB9VPG at
Vincennes, IN - Sat., Sept. 20 at the
Vincennes Univ. Technology Bldg. 9 a.m.
Paris, IL - Sundays at 1pm at the Community Hospital on Sept. 7, and Nov. 2 - Call John Welch at (217) 466-4315 or
email [email protected]
Terre Haute, IN - Sundays at 1pm at the
Terre Haute Red Cross on Hwy 41 North on
Aug 3, Oct. 5, and Dec. 7. Call Fred K9EBK at
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)
Electronic Applications Radio Service, Inc.
1506 S. Parker Dr.
Evansville, IN 47714-3154
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graciously donated to EARS recently. They
include: George and Ellen Weimer KG9HU
and KB9NZC, Charles Adams KC9BO, Walter
Wilson, and Don Wright KA9YEQ. Your
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FOR SALE/TRADE: By Greg Tatlock N9PUG (812-522-9923 or [email protected] or packet: [email protected])...
1) IC-706, never been mobile, $850 firm; 2)
Kenwood TH-41A, 3 battery packs, mobile
cord with filter, charger, manual, and hand
mic, $125 firm; 3) Yaesu YS-60 SWR and
power meter 160m-60 MHz New: $125 Sale:
$85 or trade for good 440 vertical; 4) K.R.I.S.
amplified mike, wired for Swan. $25?; 5)
Standard HT headset, also works on Icom,
Yaesu. Radio Shack $25; 6) 12V 25 amp
hour rechargable sealed pack $20; 7) 220
MHz SSB homebrew 13 element boomer,
$25?; LOOKING TO BUY: 440 mobile &
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