The Stephen F. Austin Radio Club, Inc.


           An Association of Amateur Radio Operators in the Austin, Fayette and Waller County Areas


Mailing Address:

   P.O. Box 73

   Carmine TX 78932 

   Meetings: Last Wednesday of each month

   Repeaters:    145.410                  (W5SFA – PL 100.0)

                      444.875   (W5SFA – PL 103.5)

                           146.880            (WR5AAA – PL 203.5)


-01  Officers:

   President, Wade Eilers, W5TEN

   Vice President, Brian Gaskamp,  KA5BKG     

   Secretary/Treasurer, Dan White, W5AOV

   Newsletter Editor, Dave Jenkins, K5KX

   Newsletter Publisher, Dave Jenkins, K5KX

The SFARC Newsletter is published monthly for members and those interested in becoming members.




VOL. 10, #3

March, 27, 2001


The March SFARC meeting will be held Wednesday, March 28th, at Sillavan's Restaurant, between Bellville and Brenham on Highway 36.  Dinner begins at 6:30 PM with a business meeting to follow.  Please try to attend this months meeting as it is time to start the election process.  Dues for 2001are due in May.  Remember if you do not pay your dues you cannot vote, be an officer or trustee of the club.


W5SFA February 28 Meeting


No meeting was held due to lack of members…  Carl, K5OWC; Wade, W5TEN and Dan, W5AOV were present.  We had dinner and a nice visit.


Old business:


Carl and Dan replaced the battery at the 2M repeater site.  The backup now works.


New business:


None discussed.


Coming events:


Brenham Radio club swap meet at the Washington County Fairgrounds on 3/31.  Belton Hamfest 4/21.  MS-150 Bike Ride also on 4/21.  If you would like to help in the MS-150 please call Mike Hardwick, N5VCX, at 713-771-4625 or e-mail at n5vcx@worldnet.att.net.