One minute silence for 9V1CP (SK) who passed on last month.
Old friend and visitor Peter DJ8XW
Masa 9V1OW speaking about an opportunity for SARTS next year when the SEANET 2019 attendees pass through Singapore on the way to JB.
Kurita-San 9V1XX gave a talk on his visit to the German Ham Fair at Friedrichshafen.
Please note that there will be no meeting next month, and the Jan 2019 meeting will be held on 24 Jan instead of 31 Jan.
Visitors Xu, Matt and Matt
This month’s meeting saw a lot of old friends whom we had not seen for some time.
There were quite a few visitors:
Eugene and Deng Ju
Ogie and Aldo
Koichi 9V1KK came to say goodbye to all the old friends in SARTS.
The highlight of the evening was James 9V1YC ‘s talk on the Baker Island DXedition, in which he took part in June this year.
See you next meeting.
Meeting was held at the usual QTH.
We were happy to see old friend Shiro 9V1PW who came to say hello. His QTH is now in Japan.
All members were happy to meet again after one month.
Visitors Kuan 9W2KHN, Xu and Dan VR2HF
Jeff 9V1AS gave a talk describing how he verified that the VHF repeater’s duplexer is still in tune.
Excerpt from the IARU Region 3 Newsletter:
The IARU Region 3 Newsletter_46
Special Event callsign is:
We have permission to use this callsign up to 31 Oct 2018 (inclusive).
Please note that usage is restricted to SARTS Members Only.
Here are the usage guidelines:
SARTS 9V50IARU Usage Guidelines Rev1
Visitors Joey, Luke, Lyonn and Joyce introducing themselves and speaking about their interests.
HaoYuan 9V1HY informing members about the IOTA event that he and a few SARTS members are holding at Pulau Ubin this weekend.
Members are always cheerful to eyeball.
See you next meeting!
The May meeting was held at the same QTH. This is our last meeting for the first half of the work year. As in other years, there is no June meeting.President was not available, so VP Sato 9V1UU conducted.We had several visitors.
Father and son Soh WL and Soh PK intend to get licence to operate.
Yoshio JA1QML is here for a visit
Fred Lee came to try to locate an old ham friend.
Wu SJ is curious as to what and how we hams operate.
Our SARTS flea market in action.
Some members getting excited about a new product during the eyeball.
See you at the next meeting in July!
Members and visitors eyeballing. We were glad to see again some members whom we had not seen for some time.
President calls the AGM to order
Visitor: Andy DL3YMNew members as well as repeat visitors
We had elections for the 3 Council positions
Old friends and refreshments – fine combination!
See you at the next meeting!
This last meeting for the year was held at the usual QTH.
As usual, there were several visitors who introduced themselves.
Visitors: Jolyon Caplin, Arnold Cabahug DW7MAU, Danny Vong 9W2GLV
Everybody were relaxed and made themselves comfortable in anticipation of the ham related discussions and talks. Matters discussed included new ham radio clubs, informal groups and repeater nets.
After the break, Roland 9V1RT and Kurita 9V1XX gave talks on use of vacant fields for HF antenna and EME, respectively.
A page from Kurita-San’s talk.
We had a great eyeball after the meeting. Next meeting will be in Jan 2018. Please visit the SARTS website for more details.