July 2015 RATS News

This month’s meeting will be held on July 17 at our usual meeting place.  The main presentation will be “Receiver Theory 101” and will cover some basic concepts that are used in modern superheterodyne receivers, including what a “heterodyne” is.

Other items to be discussed at the meeting include:

One of the four HF stations at Field Day 2015

One of the four HF stations at Field Day 2015

  • We will have a brief recap of Field Day
  • Proposed changes to the club’s by-laws have been posted.  Any questions regarding the changes can be discussed.  The vote on the amended by-laws is scheduled for the August meeting.
  • The club has been approached regarding this year’s JOTA event.  This will be a volunteer opportunity in October.  We should have more details before the meeting.