October 2020 Meeting

Software Defined Radio (SDR) has taken over the industry and yielded fantastic improvement to Amateur Radio rigs…but…do we know HOW to leverage these new tools? Join us at our October 13th meeting at 7pm, when ARRL Hudson Division Director Ria Jairam/N2RJ will discuss “SDR and its impact on DXing”.

2020 W7PHO Scholar Selected

The ARRL Foundation notified us and we are proud to announce the selection of the winner of the 2020 Bill Bennett/W7PHO Memorial Scholarship. Adrianne V Morrill, N7HYD, ex-KD7HYD of Spokane is this year’s selectee. She has been licensed since 2014, and is from a ham family that includes David/AE7DM and Mark/NA7AM. Adrianne has already been on a DXpedition!… Read More »

August 2020 – Board Meeting Minutes

WWDXC Board meeting August 25, 2020 Present were Rob N7QT, Adam K7EDX, Tom NU7J, Rich W6RS, John W7CD, Rusty W6OAT, Brian N7RVD, Justin K5EM Note: This meeting was held virtually via the Zoom platform. Rob opened the meeting at 7:00pm PST. Review/approve minutes * The July 2020 minutes were approved by voice vote. Correspondence * Various membership renewals/cancellations/amendments… Read More »

September 2020 Meeting

How do you play in the 7QP, New England QP, Delaware QP, and Indiana QP all at the same time and leverage our software tools? Our Tuesday evening, September 8th virtual meeting will present Brian, N9ADG, who will show us how to use N1MM+ Contest Logger with multiple, simultaneous contests. Brian is the Editor of the biweekly ARRL… Read More »

July 2020 – Board Meeting Minutes

WDXC Board meeting July 28, 2020 Present were Rob N7QT, Adam K7EDX, Tom NU7J, Rich W6RS, John W7CD, Rusty W6OAT, Brian N7RVD and Dennis K7DSE. Note: This meeting was held virtually via the Zoom platform. Rob opened the meeting at 7:00pm PST. Review/approve minutes * The June 2020 minutes were approved by voice vote. Correspondence * No new… Read More »

The New Repeater

If you recently keyed the club’s 147.00 machine, you may have noticed the signal’s different. Hopefully, you’ve seen an improved RF signal. You may have also noticed the audio quality’s improved. So what’s changed? After many months of polls, debates, and plans, we’ve taken action. The old Kenwood repeater was running at 25w from a site at Maple… Read More »

August 2020 Meeting

August 11th, 2020 We’ll continue with online gatherings through the summer.  A meeting invitation  will sent out to members via email.   Jim Idelson, K1IR, is the founder and president of the Zero Falls Alliance, an organization he started when he realized how excessive the number of injuries/deaths are from amateur radio tower accidents compared to all other… Read More »

Salmon Run Logs – A Sample with correct Cabrillo formatting

START-OF-LOG: 2.0ARRL-SECTION: WWACALLSIGN: AC7MXCLUB: Western Washington DX ClubCONTEST: WA-QSO-PARTYCATEGORY: SINGLE-OP ALL LOW SSBCLAIMED-SCORE: 180OPERATORS: AC7MXNAME: Alan ScottADDRESS: 3019 NW EsplanadeADDRESS: Seattle, WA 98117ADDRESS: UNITED STATESEMAIL: agscott@psweb.comCREATED-BY: N1MM Logger+ 1.0.7952.0QSO: 14242 PH 2019-09-21 2342 AC7MX 59 KING W0BH 59 KSQSO: 14260 PH 2019-09-21 2347 AC7MX 59 KING K7RU 59 ISLQSO: 14288 PH 2019-09-21 2358 AC7MX 59 KING AD0H 59… Read More »

July 2020 Meeting

July 14th, 2020 It may be a long time before we’re meeting in person again, so we’ll continue with online gatherings through the summer.  A meeting invitation  will sent out to members via email.   The July presentation will be the on Planning & executing a DX expedition, by Brian Stucker KB2S.    Details about our monthly meetings… Read More »

June 2020 Meeting

June 9th, 2020 The statewide Stay At Home order has not been lifted, so this will be another online meeting.  An announcement will sent out to members via email.   The presentation will be the VP8PJ South Orkneys DXpedition and be given by WWDXC President Rob Fanfant.  Details about our monthly meetings and a catalog of past programs… Read More »