January 2020 Meeting – 147.00 Repeater’s Future

January 14th, 2020 Analog? Digital? NBFM? DMR? Our club repeater is ‘long in the tooth’ and we need to think of its future.  A spokesman from the repeater coordinating body, the Western WA Amateur Relay Association, will give us a briefing on where things are going. Armed with this knowledge, we need to make a decision.  Join us… Read More »

October 2019 – Board Meeting Minutes

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 2019 Meeting – Brian Moran, N9ADG

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 »

Activate a County for Salmon Run

  If you’re going to activate a county in the Salmon Run, please let a WWDXC officer know, or email the information to salmonrun@wwdxc.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 »

Salmon Run Results Posted!

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.

September 2019 – Board Meeting Minutes

WWDXC Board meeting September 30, 2019 Present were Adam K7EDX, Kirk N7UK, Tom NU7J, John W7CD, Larry K7EKD, Walt K7ZQ, Dennis K7DSE and guest Rusty W6OAT. Adam opened the meeting at 7:00pm PST. Review/approve minutes * The August 2019 minutes were approved by voice vote Correspondence No new correspondence Treasurer’s report * The August report was approved by… Read More »

WWDXC Goes to the Solomons!

Grant, KZ1W, and Rob, N7QT, are going to the Solomon Islands. It hasn’t been announced via the usual Internet mouthpieces yet as they are waiting for license confirmations. The tentative dates await the airlines, but anticipated for Nov 13th through Nov 26th. Locations will be the hotel in Honiara on Guadalcanal in the Solomons (H44) and then from… Read More »

October 2019 Meeting – Grant Saviers, KZ1W

October 8th, 2019 Did you have an ‘enlightening’ experience during the recent thunderstorms?  Revolting, eh watt?  While no one reported a direct hit on their shack, there were some electrical systems that failed.  Grant/KZ1W, will discuss Grounding Your Station at our next meeting.  Join us for optional dinner that’s RSVP ($25).  The program begins at 7pm. Details about… Read More »

August 2019 – Board Meeting Minutes

WWDXC Board meeting August 26, 2019 Present were Rob N7QT, Adam K7EDX, Rich W6RS, Kirk N7UK, Brian N7RVD, Tom NU7J, Walt K7ZQ, and Dennis K7DSE. Rob opened the meeting at 7:00pm PST. Review/approve minutes * The July 2019 minutes were approved by voice vote Correspondence No new correspondence Treasurer’s report * The July report was approved by voice… Read More »

July 2019 – Board Meeting Minutes

WWDXC Board meeting July 29, 2019 Present were Adam K7EDX, Rich W6RS, John W7CD, Kirk N7UK, Brian N7RVD, Rob N7QT, Tom NU7J, Walt K7ZQ, Larry K7EKD and Dennis K7DSE. Rob opened the meeting at 7:00pm PST. Review/approve minutes * The June 2019 minutes were approved by voice vote Correspondence * Funding requests received and approved are as follows:… Read More »