Monday, April 16, 2018

The Ohio Section Journal - Tax Day Edition


Hi Gang,

The Latest Edition of the Ohio Section Journal is now on-line and ready for you to read!


Here’s just a teaser of some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

  -->  From the Technical Coordinator –  Jeff talks Linux

 -->  From the Affiliated Club Coordinator –  Tom talks about the image of Amateur Radio

 -->  From the Section Emergency Coordinator – Hear from Stan about how the Ohio Section ARES Conference went

 -->  Shack Safety – You really gotta’ read this story, you’ll get polarized for sure!

There’s so much more that we just can’t list it all here…   You just gotta’ read this edition!!    



73, and stay warm and dry my friends!

Scott, N8SY..

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

March Section Traffic Manager's Report has been been posted

Hey Gang,

Just wanted to let you all know that the March Section Traffic Manager's report has been posted..

Go take a look                               >> Click Here <<


73, Scott, N8SY...

Section Emergency Coordinator's Report has been posted

Hi Gang,
I just wanted to let you all know that I just published the March Section Emergency Coordinator's report..


Go take a look..              >>  Click Here <<


73,

Scott, N8SY..

Monday, April 9, 2018

The Ohio Section News Update - April 9th Edition


Hi Gang,

The latest Ohio Section News Update is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->   BrandMeister DMR News – If you are into DMR, this you gotta read

-->  The Handbook Give Away – A new drawing has begun

-->  Ohio ARES Changing Training from Tiers to Levels

-->  Fun Things To Do, Classes & Hamfests Too - Read about the latest classes and hamfests

There's so much more, but I can list them all here..  This edition is packed full of great information that every ham operator wants to know.



73,

Scott, N8SY..

Monday, April 2, 2018

Dale's Tales has just been published

Hey Gang,

Just wanted to let you all know that the April edition of Dale's Tales have been posted on the
website..

Go take a look..                   >> Click Here <<


73,

Scott, N8SY..

The Ohio Section News Update - The Tornado Edition


Hi Gang,

The latest Ohio Section News Update is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->   Ohio Section Welcomes Two New Affiliated Clubs

-->  The Handbook Give Away – Winners Announced

-->  Wall Warts – Revisited – See some amazing results from my reduction of wall warts

-->  Shack Safety - This is important, you need to read this article for sure

-->  Fun Things To Do, Classes & Hamfests Too - Read about the latest classes and hamfests

There's so much more, but I can list them all here..  This edition is packed full of great information that every ham operator wants to know.



73,

Scott, N8SY..

Monday, March 26, 2018

The Ohio Section News Update - The Easter Edition


Hi Gang,

The latest Ohio Section News Update is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..
 
-->  The Handbook Give Away - It's soon coming to an end for this month.. Have you got registered yet?

-->  Hospital Ship Crew Members Get Amateur Radio Training at Sea

-->  From the Past and Looking to the Future – A great article from Greg, WD9FTZ

-->  Shack Safety - This is important, you need to read this article for sure

-->  Fun Things To Do, Classes & Hamfests Too - Read about the latest classes and hamfests

There's so much more, but I can list them all here..  This edition is packed full of great information that every ham operator wants to know.



73,

Scott, N8SY..

Monday, March 19, 2018

The Ohio Section Journal - Ohio Severe Weather & Flooding Awareness Edition


Hi Gang,

The Latest Edition of the Ohio Section Journal is now on-line and ready for you to read!


Here’s just a teaser of some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

  -->  From the Technical Coordinator –  Here from Jeff about “Windows 10”

 -->  From the Affiliated Club Coordinator –  Here from Tom with some great suggestions on how to get folks to you club meeting

  -->  From the Section Emergency Coordinator – Here from Stan about the flooding and how we have been involved

  -->  Shack Safety – You really gotta’ read this story, it will knock the socks off of you…  Literally!!

There’s so much more that we just can’t list it all here…   You just gotta’ read this edition!!    



73, and stay warm and dry my friends!

Scott, N8SY..



Monday, March 12, 2018

February Section Emergency Coordinator's Report has been posted..

Hi Gang,
I just wanted to let you all know that I just published the February Section Emergency Coordinator's report..


Go take a look..              >>  Click Here <<


73,

Scott, N8SY..

The Ohio Section News Update - The St. Patrick's Day Edition


Hi Gang,

The latest Ohio Section News Update is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->  The Handbook Give Away - It's back on.. Have you got registered yet?

-->  A Review of the JumboSpot (ChinaSpot) - This is a great article for sure

-->  Hamvention® Announces Award Winners - PCARS wins "Club of the Year"

-->  Shack Safety - This is important, you need to read this article for sure

-->  Fun Things To Do, Classes & Hamfests Too - Read about the latest classes and hamfests

There's so much more, but I can list them all here..  This edition is packed full of great information that every ham operator wants to know.

Go take a look!!   >> http://arrl-ohio.org/news/2018/ps-03-12-18.pdf <<. 


73,


Scott, N8SY..

Friday, March 9, 2018

February Section Traffic Managers Report has been posted

Hey Gang,

Just wanted to let you all know that the February Section Traffic Manager's report has been posted..

Go take a look                               >> Click Here <<


73, Scott, N8SY...

Monday, March 5, 2018

The Ohio Section News Update - The Daylight Saving Edition


Hi Gang,

The latest Ohio Section News Update is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->  The Handbook Give Away - The winners are announced

-->  ARRL Requests Expanded HF Privileges for Tech - Read about the latest proposal to the FCC from ARRL

-->  Age Activated Attention Deficit Disorder - You gotta read this one.. It's the funniest!

-->  Shack Safety - This is important, you need to read this article for sure

-->  Fun Things To Do, Classes & Hamfests Too - Read about the latest classes and hamfests

There's so much more, but I can list them all here..  This edition is packed full of great information that every ham operator wants to know.

Go take a look!!   



73,

Scott, N8SY..


Thursday, March 1, 2018

Dale's Tales for March have been posted

Hey Gang,

Just wanted to let you all know that the March edition of Dale's Tales have been posted on the
website..

Go take a look..                   >> Click Here <<


73,

Scott, N8SY..

Handbook Give Away Winners Announced!!

Handbook Giveaway !!

And the February winner is...

Alex Ariemiea, KE8GBX

We've had another a great response with the Giveaway
 this month. Because we had such a great response I've added
some extra goodies to "Give Away" as well !!

So, here are the additional winners, and what they won:

Ohio Section Knit Cap Winners:

Michael Myers, W8GSM; Gary Shorter, AA8CS
&
Mike Walker, AB8MW  

Monday, February 26, 2018

The Ohio Section News Update - February 26th Edition


Hi Gang,

The latest Ohio Section News Update is now on-line and ready for you to read!


Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->  Tree Stump Weather Station - Read about my weather station and how you can get your own

-->  ARES New Online Reporting System & More - You've gotta' take a look at this article

-->  JOTA 2018 Patches to be Available - Here from our ASM - Scott Hixon about this one

-->  Handbook Give Away - Get registered!! Time is running out. You could be the next person to get a Handbook!

-->  Fun Things To Do - it's growing in all the new classes and events.. There's even an ICS Class listed!

And so much, much more..  This edition is packed full of great information that every ham operator wants to know.

Go take a look!!   



73,

Scott, N8SY..

Monday, February 19, 2018

The Ohio Section Journal - President's Day Edition


Hi Gang,

The Presidents Day Edition of the Ohio Section Journal is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s just a teaser of some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

  -->  From the Technical Coordinator –  Here from Jeff about “Ham Cram” Digital Communications and more

  -->  From the Affiliated Club Coordinator –  Here from Tom about challenges to getting the younger folks involved

  -->  From the Section Emergency Coordinator – Here from Stan about the annual Ohio ARES VHF Simplex contest

  -->  Ohio DMR Net – Was your District the top check-in District this past week?

There’s so much more that we just can’t list it all here…   You just gotta’ read this edition!!    


73, and stay warm and dry my friends!

Scott, N8SY..

Monday, February 12, 2018

The Ohio Section News Update - Mardi Gras / Valentines Edition


Hi Gang,

The latest Ohio Section News Update – Mardi Gras / Valentines Edition – is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->  Handbook Give Away - Get registered!! You could be the next person to get a Handbook!

-->  Amateur Radio Supports Girl Scouts - See how the ARRL is supporting this effort

-->  Ohio EMA Now Accepting Safe Room Applications - program starting up again

-->  Wall Warts – Revisited - You gotta' take a look at this revisited article!

-->  Fun Things To Do - it's growing in all the new classes and events

And so much, much more..  This edition is packed full of great information that every ham operator wants to know.

Go take a look!!   


73,

Scott, N8SY..


Sunday, February 11, 2018

January Section Traffic Manager's report has been posted..

Hey Gang,

Just wanted to let you all know that the January Section Traffic Manager's report has been posted..

Go take a look                               >> Click Here <<


73, Scott, N8SY...

Saturday, February 10, 2018

January's Section Emergency Coordinator's Report now posted

Hi Gang,
I just wanted to let you all know that I just published the January Section Emergency Coordinator's report..


Go take a look..              >>  Click Here <<


73,

Scott, N8SY..

Monday, February 5, 2018

The Ohio Section News Update - February 5th Olympics Edition

Hi Gang,
 
The latest Ohio Section News Update – February 5th Olympics Edition – is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->  Handbook Give Away - See who got the handbook this month

-->  ARRL Suggests FCC May Need to Intervene to Ensure Effective Antenna Rights

-->  Ohio EMA Now Accepting Safe Room Applications - program starting up again

-->  Ohio DMR Net Report - there's additional information beyond the report that you'll find interesting

-->  Fun Things To Do - it's growing in all the new classes and events

And so much, much more..  This edition is packed full of great information that every ham operator wants to know.

Go take a look!!   


73,

Scott, N8SY..


Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Dale's Tales for February have been posted..

Hey Gang,

Just wanted to let you all know that the February edition of Dale's Tales have been posted on the website..

Go take a look..                   >> Click Here <<


73,

Scott, N8SY..

Monday, January 29, 2018

The Ohio Section News Update - January 29th Edition

Hi Gang,

The latest Ohio Section News Update – January 29th Edition – is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->  Fox-1D (AO-92) Now Commissioned

-->  Handbook Give Away

-->  Ohio DMR Net Report

-->  AUXCOMM Training – Part II

-->  Unplug Those Wall Warts

And so much, much more..  This edition is packed full of great information that every ham operator wants to know.


Go take a look!!   


73,


Scott, N8SY..

Monday, January 22, 2018

The Ohio Section News Update - January 22nd Edition

Hi Gang,
 
The latest Ohio Section News Update – January 22nd Edition – is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->  Jim Weaver, K8JE Now Silent Key

-->  An Interim CEO has been chosen for ARRL

-->  Hamvention News

-->  Ohio DMR Net Report - Who had the most check-in's the past week

-->  Handbook Give Away

-->  Fun Things To Do, Classes and Hamfests Too

And so much, much more..  This edition is packed full of great information that every ham operator wants to know.




73,

Scott, N8SY..

Monday, January 15, 2018

Jim Weaver, K8JE has become a Silent Key

Hey Gang,

It's with a very deep heart that I relay this very sad news to you, Jim Weaver, K8JE, the former Great Lakes Director and good friend to many of us, has become a "Silent Key". I received word just this morning about his passing and wanted to get the word out to all of you as soon as I could.

Please join with me in a prayer for Jim's wife and family. I'll send out the details of any funeral arrangements as soon as I get them. 

73,

Scott, N8SY..


The Ohio Section Journal - January 2018 Edition


Hi Gang,

The January Edition of the Ohio Section Journal is now on-line and ready for you to read!


Here’s just a teaser of some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

  -->  From the Technical Coordinator – Jeff gives some insights on some new issues with your processor

  -->  From the Affiliated Club Coordinator – Tom gives us some really great suggestions on getting folks motivated  

  -->  From the Public Information Coordinator – John gives an update on FirstNet

  -->  Ohio DMR Net – Was your District the top check-in District this past week?

-->  Code Plugs - 101

  -->  Some great thoughts from the Section Emergency Coordinator and all the changes coming

There’s so much more that we just can’t list it all here…   You just gotta’ read this edition!!    



73, and stay warm my friends!

Scott, N8SY..


Wednesday, January 10, 2018

The December Section Emergency Coordinator's Report has been published..

Hi Gang,

I just wanted to let you all know that I just published the December Section Emergency Coordinator's report..


Go take a look..              >>  Click Here <<


73,

Scott, N8SY..

December Section Traffic Manager's report has been posted..

Hey Gang,

Just wanted to let you all know that the December Section Traffic Manager's report has been posted..

Go take a look                               >> Click Here <<


73, Scott, N8SY...

Monday, January 8, 2018

The Ohio Section News Update - January 08 Edition

Hi Gang,

The latest Ohio Section News Update – January 08 Edition – is now on-line and ready for you to
read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->  Something’s Phishy - A great story that you need to read about malware being sent

-->  Ohio DMR Net Report - Who had the most check-in's the past week

-->  What is the difference - Fuses and Circuit Breakers explained

-->  Fun Things To Do, Classes and Hamfests Too

And so much, much more..  This edition is packed full of great information the every ham operator wants to know.




73,

Scott, N8SY..


Monday, January 1, 2018

The Ohio Section News Update - New Year's Day Edition

Hi Gang,

The latest Ohio Section News Update – Ney Year's Day Edition – is now on-line and ready for you to read!

Here’s some of the great information that you’ll find in this edition..

-->  Handbook Give Away Winners - Yes, that's right, we once again had multiple winners! Are you one of the lucky ones??

-->  ARRL International Grid Chase details

-->  An Antenna Project for Winter - A really cool project from Greg, WD9FTZ

-->  Ohio DMR Net Report - See just what has been happening and which District had the most check-ins

And so much, much more.. 




73,


Scott, N8SY..