P.O. Box 48; Whitman, MA. 02382
Club Call Sign: WA1NPO                                            Repeater: WA1NPO 147.225+ PL 67.0 Whitman, MA. IRLP: Node 8691, EchoLink: WA1NPO-R
November 2014 Meeting Information

November Sunday Public Service Net Control

November 9th    :         Jeff WK1D
November 16th  :         Jeff N1SOM
November 23rd  :        Roy KB1CYV
November 30th  :        Mark KC1ACF

Upcoming November Events
  • Saturday November 8th: 16th Annual FARAFEST Saturday November 8th,  9am-12pm at the Upper Cape Regional Vocational School 220 Sandwitch Road, Bourne MA
  • Saturday November 15th:  Quonset Hut Clean Out starting at 9am, Pine St Whitman MA
  • Friday November 28th: Antenna party at Plimouth Plantation, 10am-12pm (approx). Meet in the lower bus parking lot at 10:00 a.m. Usually takes about two hours - dress for outdoor activity. We need help installing two vertical antennas at the reception-visitor center along with a 2mtr. beam and installing two long wires at the Administration Building and the Hornblower house. We have numerous launching devices to complement this year's antenna effort
  • Saturday-Sunday November 29th-30th: Special Event Station(s) at Plimouth Plantation, Plymouth MA. 9am-3pm. (details below)
  • Sunday November 30th: Antenna party take-down at Plimouth Plantation, Plymouth MA, 3pm (approx).      
Reminder: Next club meeting: Wednesday December 3rd, 7pm at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Rt18 Whitman MA


PLIMOUTH PLANTATION SPECIAL EVENT OPERATION
Saturday and Sunday November 29th and 30th, 2014
9:00am - 3:00pm
Antenna Party at Plimouth Plantation Friday November 28th at 10am
(see details above)

Please email Club President Jim Tovet (jim@w1jt.net) with your preference, day, time, etc. you would like to operate. Also, we will, once again, offer to send free Radio Grams, (anywhere in the USA), to any and all.  All are welcome to come and operate. Every effort will be made to put everyone On-The-Air. There will be General class or Extra class control operators present to help put the Technician class licensed operators on the higher bands.




MARSHFIELD FAIR NN1MF Special Event

We once again had a great time demonstrating amateur radio to the public at this year's Marshfield Fair! Thanks to all of the club members and area hams who helped out with the event.

If you made contact with NN1MF and would like to receive a QSL card and certificate, please send a full sized SASE to:

Whitman Amateur Radio Club
PO Box 48
Whitman, MA 02382

The next club meeting will be held on Wednesday December 3rd at 7:00 PM at the Whitman Knights of Columbus Hall on route 18 near the Abington line.


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The Whitman Amateur Radio Club is located about 25 miles south of Boston, MA, near the city of Brockton. Club meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month at the Whitman Knights of Columbus Hall on route 18 just south of the Abington line. The meetings start at 7:00 PM.

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Club Membership Application
Ham Radio Related Links
New England Repeater Directory
2012 List of Activities
For an up to date list of all VE Exam sessions in the New England area, visit the KY1N Memorial List


Club Officers
Board of Directors
President - Jim Tovet W1JT
Vice President - Paul Moss KB1MTW
Treasurer - Jeff Tracy  N1SOM
Secretary - Larry Kenney K1LJK



Information and pictures from club events of the past
Memorial Day weekend Flea Market
The Mount Washington "DX Pedition"
Fox Hunting Pictures
Plimoth Plantation Special Event



Club 2 Meter Net

The Whitman Amateur Radio Public Service net is held every Sunday morning at 08:30 on 147.225+ PL 67.0. Club members and all other area hams are welcome to join the net.

We are always looking for new volunteers to do net control. For the preamble, instructions, net log, etc, CLICK HERE.


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