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Meeting Time: 7:00-9:30 PM The next meeting of the Billerica Amateur Radio Society (BARS) is Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 7 PM. The Billerica Amateur Radio Society (BARS) invites all parents, grandparents, and scout members to join them for a very special youth-oriented presentation on Wednesday, April 5 at 7 PM. Topic: “Girl Scout Thinking […]
7:05 PM – K1TW, Tom, opens the meeting. Tom provided the coffee and donuts this time. Tom started by encouraging people to check out the ARRL International DX SSB contest this upcoming weekend. The goal is to work stations outside North America. The question for the roundtable was “are you operating the contest” or “what […]
The question is often asked “How do I join the BARS list”? Or perhaps “Why should I join the BARS list”? The answer is simple in both cases. Joining the BARS list keeps you up to date on club members and club activities that may not always be posted on the web site. Maybe you […]
Meeting Time: 7:00-9:30 PM The next meeting of the Billerica Amateur Radio Society (BARS) is Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at 7 PM. Topic: “W1UE’s Great Asian Adventure”. Dennis, W1UE will describe his amateur radio trip to several Asian countries in the fall of 2016. Dennis journeyed to India, Thailand and Saudia Arabia. Location: Chelmsford Bible […]
Meeting opened at 7:10PM. Tom, K1TW, asked about new attendees. Mike, KC1DKT announced he was a first time attendee. Henry, WA1VAB, stated he is a CW lover and can copy 80WPM! Niece, KA1ULN, mentioned her 10M CW Net. Friday, 8:30PM Eastern, 28.080. All hams are encouraged to check into this ten meter cw net. Tom, […]
The BARS VE Session scheduled for Thursday Feb 9th has been CANCELLED due to the impending snowstorm predicted to bring 8-14” of snow, along with heavy winds. Also the Chelmsford Bible Church will not be open nor plowed until Friday morning. Our next VE session will be Thursday March 9, 2017 at 7 p.m. Information […]
Meeting Time: 7:00-9:30 PM The next meeting of the Billerica Amateur Radio Society (BARS) is Wednesday, February 1, 2017. Topic: “Why CW?” Tonight’s presentation introduces you to “Why CW” has been such an important part of Amateur Radio for decades. CW is truly experiencing a renaissance in the 21st century as people discover the magic […]
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