Dixie Amateur Radio Club Members:
The location, however, has been
moved to Henry Schulzke’s
homeowner’s Club House which is located at
Those unfamiliar with that
location can follow the link below for a Google Map of the location
which also allows you to enter your starting location for door to door
driving directions. In the small “pop up balloon” that is pointing at
Henry’s Club House address location you simply click on the “From here”
link. Then type in your starting address in box and click on the “Get
Directions” button. You only need your street address and zip code- you
don’t need to enter a city or state (i.e. 175 E. Tabernacle 84770 or
The topic of this month’s DARC meeting will be a primer on what M.A.R.S. is and what it does. No, I am not talking about the red planet we have been driving around and leaving tracks on, but the Military Affiliate Radio System. Dan Hale has consented to arrange the State M.A.R.S. folks to come and present a session on M.A.R.S. for our enlightenment. This should be a good educational experience for most of us. I know my knowledge of M.A.R.S. is VERY limited.
I look forward to seeing you at the meeting and again I apologize for any inconveniences these “switcharoos” have caused. A permanent solution is being looked at to alleviate scheduling conflicts in the future.
Gary Zabriskie, N7ARE
P.S. The VEC Tests will take place as scheduled at the FCAOG office bldg at 6:00 PM, the same night, prior to the club meeting at Henry’s club house.