All Club Members,
     The CD is due on 4/18/2015, at this time we $10,089.90. In the past
there have been discussing
on transferring monies into the club checking account so the club could
work with it. So, I'm
listing three options:

      1. Keep the money ($10,089.90) in another CD for Scholarship:
      2. Keep $5000 for scholarship and the $5089.90 balance put in
checking acct:
      3. Put all monies ($10,089.90) into checking acct. for the club to
use for projects it would vote on.

Please send Dick, N1NYW, at dickknight@gmail.com an email with number 1,
2, or 3 in the
Subject line. This must be done by Friday April 18, 2015 at midnight.
This vote will decide
what the club will do. So please vote.
Ivan, n1oxa

The votes are in and have been counted.
Option 1  2 votes
Option 2  15 votes
Option 3  2 votes
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Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club sponsored the 2015 Maine State ARRL Convention and Andy Hamfest at the Ramada Inn 490 Pleasant Street in Lewiston ME. We thank all 385 of you for attending.

Video of Joel Hallas talk on antenna gain is available at http://youtu.be/HXnLLryS9u8

The first part of Joel Hallas "the doctor is in Q & A" is available at http://youtu.be/moEkZ0h0I8Y (sorry the camera battery only lasted 25 minutes)

Please join us again at the Ramada on March 25 and 26, 2016.
Here are the results of the exam session from Ivan n1oxa.
27 people took 33 exams.

Tech 12 passed
General 7 passed
Extra 1 passed
13 failed

Two of those who failed passed the second test, one passed both the tech and general test.

We hope to see you at next years convention. Pictures from the 2015 event are on the 2016 convention page
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I was asked to post this link at the April first Club meeting. Here it is www.broadband-hamnet.org
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W1NPP.org-Home of the Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club

Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club Logo Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club-AARC
PO Box 1, Auburn ME 04212-0001
Repeater: 442.000/447.000MHz no pl-tone on Goff Hill, Auburn,Maine is currently off the air.

The 146.610 repeater (PL 88.5) in Auburn is on air with the System Fusion repeater.
Special Note: 
There is no courtesy beep, drop the carrier to reset the time-out-timer.
Hams needed to do communications at the MS Walk April 25 in Lewiston, email Ivan n1oxa to sign up.                                                                 
The new DSTAR repeater is on the air at 443.3 Mhz. Please try it and let us know how it works out.
The links to the dashboard are http://w1npp.dyndns.org or http://w1npp.gw.ircddb.net


Androscoggin ARC Membership Application Form

Andy Club Officers                                                                                                                          
President: Tim Bubier WT1A
Vice President: Cory Golob KU1U
Treasurer: Ivan Lazure N1OXA
Secretary:Dick Knight N1NYW
Trustee: Tim Bubier WT1A
News Letter Editor: Harold Hartley N1LLU

ARRL Maine Section Page
New ARRL Maine Section Page www.arrl-me.org

Skywarn Training
Wednesday May 6, 2015 6:30pm
Knox County EMA
301 Park Street,Rockland, ME
Google Map: https://goo.gl/maps/iMRH6

Wednesday May 6, 2015 7:00 p.m.
Stewart Morrill American Legion Post #35
413 Broadway South Portland, ME
https://goo.gl/maps/a8D9h

Monday June 1, 2015 6:30 p.m.
Manchester Health Department
1528 Elm Street (entrance / park in back) Manchester NH
https://goo.gl/maps/eKWgm

Weather Spotter Training Pages
NWS-Gray: http://www.weather.gov/gyx/skywarn_skywarn.htm
NWS-Caribou: http://www.weather.gov/car/Outreach_Spotters
WX1GYX SKYWARN(tm) http://www.wx1gyx.org/
For more information:  carwebmaster@noaa.gov  donald.dumont@noaa.gov
National Weather Service Spotting Training Sessions
Free of charge, open to the general public and about 90 minutes in length.
Learn what the NWS needs reported, why and how to do so SAFELY.
Next Andy Club Meeting:
The Next Andy Club Meeting will be Wednesday May 6 , 2015 at 7 p.m. at the Potvin Room of the St. Marys' Medical Associates Building 99 Campus Avenue. The D-star repeater is on the air at 443.3 Mhz, audio levels are being adjusted.
AMSAT News
International Space Station Sightings Click here
Getting your
Amateur Radio License
ARRL Maine State Convention and Andy Hamfest March 25 and 26 2016 

Clubs

W1NPP QSL Card

Hamfests and other Events

VE Exams in Maine and New Hampshire

Acorn Archives

Andy Club Calendar April 2015

Andy Club Swap Shop

Call Sign Lookup

Andy Club News Archive
Androscoggin ARES/RACES
Ares Logo
Maine ARES Site:
http://maineares.org


Community Emergency Response Teams-CERT
and Community Animal Response Team-CART Links
CERT Community Emergency Response Teams-CERT and Community Animal Response Team and CART Links
National Weather Service-Gray
Weather Links
SKYWARN Gray
Yankee SKYWARN WX1GYX
Weather Spotter's Training
NWS Gray-GYX
NWS Caribou-CAR
Other Weather Maps and LinksWeather Links
Equipment Manuals
APRS Web Client
http://aprs.fi/
Radio Adventures of Maine
http://k1aom.us/
Digital Modes
and SSTV


http://www.w1hkj.com/downloads/
fldigi/fldigi_changes.txt
fldigi/flwrap/flmsg
Download page
fldigi Manual

fldigi tutorial video
Radio Frequency Programmer
http://chirp.danplanet.com

CMRRC-Radio-Frequencies Effective 12 7 2014.pdf
VHF-UHF-listings.csv
VHF-UHF-listings.pdf
VHF-UHF-listings-nolabels.csv
Baofeng-UV-5RA-128ch-VHF-UHF.csv
HF-to-UHF-listings.csv
HF-to-UHF-listings.pdf
HF-to-UHF-listings-nolabels.csv
Baofeng-UV-5R_CMRRC_listing.pdf
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Space Weather
Solar X-Rays
Geomagnetic Field
http://www.n3kl.org/sun/noaa.html
http://www.n3kl.org/sun/noaa.html
http://www.hamqsl.com/solar.html
From: N3KL.org

                                                  

Dempsey Challenge 2015
Hams can sign up to work this event starting in July. Check back here for details.

Meetings

Andy Club Meeting
First Wednesday of the Month 7:00pm
Potvin Conference Room at
â-¼ St Mary's Medical Associates Building
99 Campus Avenue, Lewiston, ME -Google Map-
(corner of Route 126 Sabattus Street and Campus Ave. across from Auburn Savings)
GPS: 44.101252N 70.198249W
Google Map Link http://goo.gl/maps/iNiVf
Andy Club Breakfast
Last Wednesday of the month 7:30am
Ramada Inn
490 Pleasant Street, Lewiston
GPS: 44.07804N 70.18033W
Google Map Link: http://goo.gl/maps/GTZT1
Androscoggin ARES Meeting
Meeting on the air Thursdays 19:00.
Third Wednesday of the Month NEW TIME 1730 EST       
Androscoggin Unified Emergency Management Agency-Emergency Operations Center
Basement of Lewiston Central Fire Station
2 College Street, Lewiston ME
Androscoggin ARES/RACES Application

GPS: 44.098472N 70.214881W
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