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Stephen F. Austin Radio Club

Serving Austin County and its surrounding counties.

 W5SFA Annual Club Banquet 

Date: Saturday, January 18, 2020  @  2 pm               

Location:      Sealand Restaurant

                                2201 Hwy 290 E, Brenham

 Join us in the private dining room at Sealand for some great food and hamaraderie!

Club meetings are held on the lAST Wednesday of the month (except for Nov, Dec & Jan):

Upcoming Events:

November 16.........Digital Demo Day at Kruse Village in Brenham. Main building at East Stone St. entrance, look for us in the main conference room from 3-5 pm.  Demos are planned for D-Star, FLDIGI-PSK31 and WSJT-X FT8.

Reminder - There is no club meeting in November or December!

January 18 @ 2 pm - Annual Club Banquet at Sealand Restaurand on Hwy 290 in Brenham.   The Banquet takes the place of the January meeting.

Repeater News:
The Club's Bellville repeaters have been reconfigured.  The UHF repeater is now C4FM digital only, and the VHF repeater is now FM Analog only.  However, the repeaters are interconnected so analog traffic on VHF will be heard on digital UHF, and vice-versa.  Please note that if you are using UHF digital, the DG-ID must be set to 00 for transmit and receive.

Club Officers for 2019-2020:

President:           Gary Baldwin, KF5ZRT

Vice-President:  Ray Chislett, W5RAC

Sec/Tres:             Kathy Croker, KB5ITB

W5SFA Weekly VHF Net: 

The Stephen F. Austin Radio Club weekly net meets every Tuesday at 7:00 PM on the Club's Bellville VHF repeater (analog FM) or the UHF repeater (C4FM digital).  See the REPEATERS link to the left for frequencies.

All licensed hams are welcome to participate.

We have also started a CW practice session, held immediately after the VHF net on 6m.  The frequency is 50.300Mhz.  Join us or just listen in!

Stephen F. Austin Radio Club List serve (reflector) information: 


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