Author Archives: Larry Works

Ooops… April’s almost gone..

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We hope folks are staying home and playing radio. The Board has been busy taking care of some club business and learning to use Zoom. IF we’re all still at home on May 12th, we may try a virtual club meeting WITH presentation and demonstration. Stay tuned. Meanwhile, we’re happy to share that our Club Trustee, Jeff KD8LMI (who keeps… Read more »

CARC March Meeting

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We gather at the Chelsea Police Station beginning at 6:30pm with the meeting starting at 7pm. This months presentation will be a follow-up to last month’s The Mighty Dipole by Wes Cardone N8QM. NOTE: An event of particular concern is the Annual River Raisin Canoe Race on 5/17/20. We need a MINIMUM of 4 ham operators to provide quality service… Read more »

WD8IEL Monthly Meeting

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Amateur Radio Direction Finding (ARDF) aka “Foxhunting” is coming to the Chelsea Police Station on Tuesday, Feb. 11th. Come at 6:30pm to meet and greet and 7:00pm to hear all about ARDF from Joe Burkhead (KE8MKR) a ham radio operator who competes nationally. Click on this posts title to see a couple of pictures and see the Upcoming Event listing… Read more »

CARC Build Night

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On April 9th, we had our first build night.  As a club, we decided to build Yagi Tape Measure Antennas to learn more about Radio Direction Finding.  Another ham operator, KD8AOZ – Keane Wolter, wrote an article, complete with pictures of that event.  Full article here.   Enjoy! Jim (KD8RFW), Ed (Wd8RAT), Josh (KD8UTQ), and Larry (KD8MZM) having a discussion on… Read more »