Author: Dan Farwell

1. June 2002

President: Ron Sappington WI7Z V.P.: Dan Farwell W8EQA

Secretary: Mike Wellhoff KC7HGA Treasurer:Travis Lofthouse KD7FRN

Board of Directors: Casey Lofthouse, Travis Lofthouse, Duane Beecher

Our next club meeting will be on June 19th, 2002 on the Wednesday just before Field Day.

(Field Day is June 22-23, 2002. Set up starts at 8:00 AM.)

Field Day will be held at Santa Clara Park in the pavilion next to the public restroom and BBQ pit facilities.

We have a new club meeting location. Its on the third floor of the Student Services building at Dixie College right next to the Dixie College radio and TV stations.

Park in the 100 South college parking lot near the old Harmons Grocery building.

Proceed south to the Student Services Building and take the elevator to the third floor. There will be a talk-in available to the club site on 146.91- prior to the meeting.


Our Sunday evening net also meets on 146.91-. During daylight savings time the net meets at 8:00 PM and at 7:00 PM during the rest of the year.

The club dues are still only $15.00 and are due at the first of each calendar year.


As a special incentive we will accept food donations for the Field Day BBQ in lieu of

Dues payments for this year only. Please attend the club meeting and sign up for what you want to bring and save your store receipts as your proof of purchases.

Here is a starter list for food materials needed for the BBQ:

Drinks: Soda pop (at least 4 twelve packs assorted), Bottled water, Gator Aid, ICE.

Cups, paper plates, plastic tinsels, napkins.

Hamburger patties approximately 75, Hot Dogs 2 eight packs (Buns for all)

Chips: Corn and Potato (4 bags), Baked Beans (3 Qts), Potato Salad (3 Qts)

Any desert items, cookies work well.

We will have two stations for Field Day (2A). They will be a SSB station and a CW / PSK-31 station.

There will be a signup sheet at the meeting for proposed operating time slots, reserve yours early

Our callsign for this years event will be W7DRC, our new vanity callsign.

Make plans to stop by and say Hello. We need lots of help for setup and more volunteers are needed the cw/PSK-31 station.

We would like someone to handle our Section Manager message origination and copying the FD Message, these are both 100-point extras.

Plan to attend Field Day 2002 and come enjoy the BBQ at 6:00 PM!!


June 22-23, 2002:

ARRL Annual Field Day

July 13-14, 2002

ARRL Rocky Mountain Convention

And Hamfest. Bryce Canyon, UT

JUNE 19, 2002

DARC Meeting 7:00 PM