At the Club’s annual Christmas dinner on December 11th, President Rob Fanfant presented the WWDXC membership awards. Among this year’s winners were: Most Valuable Player: N6KW Chuck Miller. As Trustee for the W7DX license, Chuck performed yeoman duty to ensure all hams worldwide who worked us would receive a QSL card in the mail. During the Salmon Run… Read More »
WWDXC Board meeting November 25, 2019 Present were Adam K7EDX, Kirk N7UK, Tom NU7J, John W7CD, Rich W6RS, Larry K7EKD, Brian N7RVD, Dennis K7DSE and Guest Rusty W6OAT. Adam opened the meeting at 7:00pm PST. Rob N7QT is on a Dxpedition in Temotu Province as H40TT. Review/approve minutes * The October 2019 minutes were approved by voice vote… Read More »
As many already know, Chuck passed away Sunday November 24, 2019. A memorial service will be held this coming Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. Location: Seattle Labor Temple 2800 1st Avenue in Seattle Building is on the East side of the street between Clay St and Broad St Entrance on the South end of the block… Read More »
We have a poll for you! Please give us you input. Most of you were probably planning to enjoy the weekend off, but it turns out there are TWO contests occurring during the first full weekend in December. These are not classics, but we’re curious to see the interests of our members. What will you do?
It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Chuck Miller, N6KW, on Sunday, November 24th. Chuck was an avid contester, both HF with the K7RI team, and VHF/UHF with the PNW VHF Society. Chuck also served as the trustee for W7DX, the WWDXC call, and handled all the club QSL card requests. He was recently… Read More »
Dec 10th, 2018 Annual Christmas Party No program this month but even better: election of officers and directors, presentation of club awards, a super raffle and unrestrained celebration of the holidays. It’s prime rib and only costs $25. Dinner starts at 6:30pm. Be there. Details about our monthly meetings and a catalog of past programs are available on… Read More »
WWDXC Board meeting October 28, 2019 Present were Rob N7QT, Adam K7EDX, Kirk N7UK, Tom NU7J, John W7CD, Rich W6RS, Larry K7EKD, Walt K7ZQ, Brian N7RVD, Dennis K7DSE and Guest Rusty W6OAT. Rob opened the meeting at 7:00pm PST. Review/approve minutes * The September 2019 minutes were approved by voice vote Correspondence EP6RRC expedition funding request is undecided… Read More »
November 12th, 2019 Brian, the editor of the ARRL Contest Update weekly newsletter, will be discussing interstellar wave propagation, stealthy antennas for 630 meters, and his recent visit to Area 51. Join us for optional dinner that’s RSVP ($25). The program begins at 7pm. Details about our monthly meetings and a catalog of past programs are available on… Read More »
If you’re going to activate a county in the Salmon Run, please let a WWDXC officer know, or email the information to firstname.lastname@example.org, and we’ll add it to the list! Please tell us which days/hours, bands, and modes where people can find you. The Activate a County List is a way to inform hams around the world… Read More »
We’ve posted the results of the 2019 Salmon Run. There were 337 logs received before the deadline, which is more than the past few years. That’s a great sign – that even as the Solar Cycle declines and the bands become challenging, the Salmon Run is growing in popularity.