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March 9th Club Meeting

This months meeting begins with a special feature: W4CBA is getting a brand spanking new 440 YAESU repeater on Sawnee Mountain. SARA Members Randal DePriest, N4AC and Ferrell Brown, KE4QDC fresh from helping with the installation will give us a … Continue reading

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February 9th Club Meeting

SARA’s own membership chair Ryan Kovacs, KK4OSG will demonstrate Amateur radio related apps for your phone or tablet. Ryan will review some of his favourite and helpful apps in use on his phablet. If you are a cheap ham and hate … Continue reading

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Janurary 12th Club Meeting Minutes

Come join us for a discussion on the “State of SARA” and help plan activities for the new year.  This will be an open discussion, be sure to bring your ideas. We look forward to seeing you Monday night at … Continue reading

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Decemember 8th Club Meeting and Holiday Gathering

SARA’s December Meeting and Holiday Gathering will again be held at the Golden Corral, 2025 Marketplace Boulevard in Cumming on December 8th. It is located in front of Best Buy, at the intersection of Buford Dam Road and Marketplace Boulevard. … Continue reading

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November 10th Club Meeting

Club member Bryan Dunn, W3CP presents “What is the optimal HF antenna height?”.  Conventional wisdom is higher is better.   However, that is not always the case?  The “optimal” height depends on your local terrain and the bands you want to … Continue reading

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October 13th Club Meeting

PLEASE REMEMBER WE HAVE A NEW MEETING LOCATION Octobers meeting features Moe Wheatley of RF Space. This presentation will focus on SDR recordings of various blocks of spectrum to show a bunch of signals most hams know about and probably … Continue reading

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Septmember 8th Club Meeting

PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE IN MEETING LOCATION September’s meeting will feature a Home-Town Technology Marvel: Dick Perin, ex WA8FTU, of TBS Special Projects Engineering.  Join us at 7pm for a look at how Turner got started, what Turner is like … Continue reading

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August 11th Club Meeting

Our August program will feature Ned Mountain, WC4X, discussing the BevFlex receiving antenna. The BevFlex is a new Beverage antenna developed by Ned and Geoff, W8GNM, two engineers with long, distinguished careers in broadcast equipment engineering, with roots as hams … Continue reading

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July 14th Club Meeting

Our featured speaker is Chris Batch, KS4MM of Balch Law Group. As an Amateur Extra class licensee and ARRL Volunteer Counsel, he understands the science and art that is Amateur Radio. Chris will be speaking on the legal issues surrounding … Continue reading

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June 11th Club Meeting

Field Day Chairman Randal DePriest, N4AC will give a presentation on the club’s preparations for Field Day. Mark your calendars and spend some time with other club members on June 28-29th at Forsyth County’s Fowler Park in the large pavilion.

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