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Knox County RACES-CERT
QRZ Practice Ham Exams
From the photo archives of years past:
Club members lend a hand in 2003 erecting self-supporting 55' Rohn tower at QTH of K1BEA in Union, Maine.
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UPDATE: November 9, 2013
Our next meeting has been scheduled to be held on Saturday, December 14, 2013, at 11:00 AM at the Knox County EMA office, 301 Park Street, Rockland, Maine. The RACES group meets at 10:00 AM, just prior to our regular meeting.****
Please use the KC1CG 145.490/-600/91.5 repeater as primary access to Chimes Net. The backup repeater is W1PBR/r: 147.060/+600/91.5.
The Chimes repeaters, '490 and '060 are now linked, most of the time.****
In memory of Charlie Kigel, W1BDL
Charlie's Humanitarian Efforts As a Ham Operator Years Ago
Thank you Mike, KB1HZU, for recording the original VHF radio transmission of Charlie, W1BDL, opening the Chimes Net. And also thanks to Chad, N1SDR, for converting the original formatting into a much cleaner, high fidelity mp3 file. Great work!
Have you talked to the International Space Station?
Pen Bay ARC was the first in the Pine Tree state
to contact the ISS. Read Here
Or Read Here
(Search ARRL letter for the phrase
'PINE TREE STATE LOGS FIRST SCHOOL GROUP QSO WITH SPACE STATION')
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"73 From W1PBR"
Webguy: Jim, KC1AKT
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