EPRC Weekly Net Check-Ins – Tonight 1/31/2016

Net Control – Roger – WA0VLL

Thank you Roger for taking the Net Control position tonight.

The recap (and for those that missed tonights net):

If there are any specific topics you would like to discuss on an upcoming net please feel free to pass those along and I will do my best to incorporate them in. 

Check-Ins on the weekly Eden Prairie Radio Club Net

146.880 RX ,146.280 TX, No Tone

Central Time Zone -Sundays 9:00pm – 9:50pm 

Coordinated Universal Time – Mondays 0300 – 0350 UTC

EchoLink: Node# 325732 – KD0ZIM-R

Check-Ins 1-31-2016

wa0vll – (EchoLink) Roger

ke0ecf – Ron

aa0fg – Bob

ab0oe – Thom

kd0mgh – Ron

n0wfj- Bob

kb9sgy – (EchoLink) David

ke0br – David

ke0ahu – Alan

Some of the topics we talked about tonight was:


Testing session 2 General Licensees gaining Extra ticket. (One of them was me)

CQ magazine tidbits.

Current Location of repeater antenna is in Central Eden Prairie (Mitchell and Cumberland)

37 feet, 57 to top

Old location was off Eden Prairie Road near The Lions Tap resteraunt.

This was set up on a 48ft tower.


Animal exhibits – Beaver tracking, footprint identification and etc. 

A great contest is occurring all this year:

http://www.arrl.org/npota is the link for anyone interested in talking about this at our next meeting. 

BroadCastify is now set up. You can listen to the repeater (with a 30 second delay) thought the link below. This is a great way to hear yourself for audio and whatever. Please note that the next 15 days we are fine tuning so there may be a few misses:


We will have the next EPRC radio club meeting this month on February 18th.


3rd Thursday of the month at 7 PM Central

Prairie Hill Free Church

17200 Valley View Road EP

Immediately west of the EP High School.

Let me know if you have any questions or suggestions,


K0FEY.com <— see your net check in as well as Ham Radio tech tidbits.

I am working on getting the EPRC specific site set up and should have that done after the next club meeting.

About K0FEY

I am a member of the Eden Prairie Radio club. This is a Minnesota Ham Radio Enthusiast club and we promote experimentation and learning through the Amateur Radio hobby. Come check into a net on Sunday with us or better yet meet us in person on the 3rd Thursday of the month.
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