3/12/2020: The Lincoln Hamfest has been canceled and rescheduled for Saturday, October 31. See COVID-19 Update page for more details.
3/9/2020: Added a page dedicated to COVID-19 status of LARC activities.
3/8/2020: The location of the March club meeting has been moved to the Northern Lighthouse Church at 6141 N 14th St.
Due to the COVID-19 case in Omaha, LI-COR has suspended all non-work related activities in their building until further notice.
At this time, club meetings will continue as planned at the Northern Lighthouse Church as we continue to monitor the advice and direction of the Lincoln-Lancaster County Health Department.
The Lincoln Hamfest will continue as scheduled unless directed otherwise by government officials.
— Justin, Williams, WJØTX
The March club meeting is March 11 at 19:30. We will meet at Northern Lighthouse Church at 6141 N 14th St (note the updated location).
Ken Dewey, WDØBIV
It’s that time of year again, and our very own Ken Dewey, WDØBIV, will be the speaker at our March 11 club meeting. Ken will look at last year’s severe weather in Nebraska, including the devastating Nebraska flooding of March 2019 and the surprise Lincoln tornado of last May. He will also look ahead to this year’s severe weather season.
The February club meeting is February 12 at 19:30. We will meet at LI-COR (4647 Superior Street) – located near the intersection of Superior Street and North 48th Street.
EMP — An Overview of the Threat and Amateur Radio Preparedness
Fred Eriksen, KBØLF, will give an overview of how an EMP (electromagnetic pulse) can be generated and what effects this might have on electronics that would commonly be in an Amateur Radio station. He will describe how station electronics can be protected and will review emergency procedures that are recommended for such an event.
The January club meeting is January 8 at 19:30. We will meet at LI-COR (4647 Superior Street) – located near the intersection of Superior Street and North 48th Street.
Kit-Building Techniques for Success
I will cover some tips and tricks to make your kit-building experience easier, show some of the latest and greatest kits that are on the market, and give kit suggestions for beginning builders.
See you at the meeting!
73 de KØNEB
The December club meeting is December 11 at 19:30. We will meet at LI-COR (4647 Superior Street) – located near the intersection of Superior Street and North 48th Street.
It is time to elect club members to the LARC Board. It is critical for all members to come and vote. Vote for the candidates you want to see on your LARC Board of Directors.
Please bring a snack to share and a canned food item for the Salvation Army kitchen.