Zero Beat – December 2011

Zero Beat for December 2011 is now online, compliments of editor Bob, K1KVV.

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Inside This Issue:

  1. Election 2012

  2. It seems to me …

  3. Club Notes
    Next SEMARA VE Session

  4. Official Meeting Minutes

    BoD Meeting Minutes

  5. SKYWARN Recognition Day 2011

  6. Amateur Radio News
    Limiters – What and Why
    December Building & Grounds Report

  7. FCC Releases New Rules for 60 Meters
    Amateur Radio and the 60-m Band

  8. Some Radio Events
    Answer: Sudoku
    Local VE Sessions
    Answer: HAMMIN’ AROUND
    Club Activities

Zero Beat – November 2011

Zero Beat for November 2011 is now online, compliments of editor Bob, K1KVV.

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Inside This Issue:

  1. It Finally Happened!

  2. It seems to me …

  3. Club Notes
    Next SEMARA VE Session

  4. Official Meeting Minutes

  5. SEMARA News
    Extra Class Package
    The Temptation of Power

  6. Amateur Radio News
    Genesis ARS Offers General Class
    The Temptation of Power
    The Tampere Convention
    Emergency Center of Activity Frequencies

  7. Local Repeaters

  8. Some Radio Events
    Answer:Sudoku
    Local VE Sessions
    Answer: HAMMIN’AROUND
    Club Activities

Zero Beat – October 2011

Zero Beat for October 2011 is now online, compliments of editor Bob, K1KVV.

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Inside This Issue:

  1. Busy Weekend
    CHIX BBQ – FLEAMARKET 2011

  2. It seems to me …
    POINT TO PONDER
    HAMMIN’ AROUND

  3. Club Notes
    Tech Talks
    Lunch Bunch picture
    Next SEMARA VE Session
    Club Numbers
    Local Nets
    Local Repeater Directory
    Sudoku

  4. Official Meeting Minutes: September 1, 2011

  5. SEMARA News
    Minutes continued
    50/50 Raffle
    Joseph Hampson III, W1JFI (SK)
    MEMA and ARES Update
    All RACES, ARES, and SKYWARN Stations

  6. The RIP Sheet
    Next Year’s VE Sessions

  7. More Chix BBQ Pix

  8. Some Contests
    Answer: Sudoku
    VE Sessions
    Coming Fleas & Fests
    Answer: Hammin’ Around
    Club Activities

Zero Beat – September 2011

Zero Beat for September 2011 is now online, compliments of editor Bob, K1KVV.

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Inside This Issue:

  1. Hurricane / Tropical Storm Irene

  2. It seems to me …
    Free CRAM Session
    POINT TO PONDER
    HAMMIN’ AROUND

  3. Club Notes
    Tech Talks
    BBQ Chicken Dinner – Sept. 10
    Next SEMARA VE Session
    Club Numbers
    Local Nets
    Local Repeater Directory
    Sudoku

  4. Official Meeting Minutes: August 4, 2011

  5. SEMARA News
    Minutes continued
    50/50 Raffle
    Official Observers Team with FCC
    Tactical & FCC Callsigns
    ARRL EmComm Training Courses

  6. Operating Hints*
    HF Beacons-A Great Tool for HF DXers

  7. More SEMARA News
    FLEAMARKET 2011 Flyer

  8. Some Contests
    Answer: Sudoku
    VE Sessions
    Coming Fleas & Fests
    Answer: Hammin’ Around
    Club Activities

Zero Beat – August 2011

Zero Beat for August 2011 is now online, compliments of editor Bob, K1KVV.

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Inside This Issue:

  1. 13 Original Colonies Special Event Certificate
     K2H

  2. It seems to me …
    13 Colonies feedback – Wayne,K1NBA
    POINT TO PONDER
    HAMMIN’ AROUND

  3. Club Notes
    Technician License Class
    MA Statewide Hurricane Drill
    Next SEMARA VE Session
    Club Numbers
    Local Nets
    Local Repeater Directory
    Sudoku

  4. Official Meeting Minutes: July 7, 2011

  5. SEMARA News
    Minutes continued
    K2H Comments
    SEMARA Field Day Score

  6. More SEMARA News
    Hurricane Watch Net Seeks New Members
    Free CRAM Session

  7. More SEMARA News
    The History of Zero Beat’s Classic Masthead
    1997 General Information

  8. Some Contests
    Answer: Sudoku
    VE Sessions
    Coming Fleas & Fests
    Answer: Hammin’ Around
    Club Activities

13 Original Colonies Certificate

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W1AEC shared the special event duties for K2H (Massachusetts) with three other MA clubs – WB1GOF (Police AR Team, Westford), K1ZZN (RJ Levesque Mem ARA, Fall River), and W1GLO (Cape Ann ARA, Gloucester).

W1AEC received the Certificate shown for participating in this 13 Originial Colonies 2011 Special Event. 386 QSOs were made by Wayne-K1NBA [CW] and Henry-K1WCC and Fred-N1TF [SSB] during the event.

Join us in such events in the future. Contact me.

Bob-K1KVV
Radio Activities

Zero Beat – July 2011

Zero Beat for July 2011 is now online, compliments of editor Bob, K1KVV.

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Inside This Issue:

  1. 2011 SEMARA Field Day

  2. It seems to me …
    POINT TO PONDER
    HAMMIN’ AROUND

  3. Club Notes
    Tech Talks are back!
    Original 13 Colonies Special vent
    Next SEMARA VE Session
    Club Numbers
    Local Nets
    Local Repeater Directory
    Sudoku

  4. Official Meeting Minutes: June 2, 2011

  5. SEMARA News
    Minutes continued
    50/50 Raffle
    Board of Directors Special Meeeting, June 11, 2011
    Band Edges

  6. More SEMARA News
    ZERO BEAT
    , Vol. 40, Issue 8, August 2004, “Fox Hunt”
    Maidenhead Grid Squares Primary Two-Letter Zones
    Amateur Radio Week

  7. More SEMARA News
    “Computers and Cameras and Survelliance,” Tech Talk
    More Field Day photos

  8. Some Contests
    Answer: Sudoku
    VE Sessions
    Coming Fleas & Fests
    Answer: Hammin’ Around
    Club Activities

Zero Beat – June 2011

Zero Beat for June 2011 is now online, compliments of editor Bob, K1KVV.

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Inside This Issue:

  1. 2011 SEMARA Scholarship Winner
    PRESS RELEASE
    Things are Looking Up

  2. It seems to me …
    POINT TO PONDER
    HAMMIN’ AROUND

  3. Club Notes
    May Licensing Class cancelled
    Field Day
    Next SEMARA VE Session cancelled
    Club Numbers
    Local Nets
    Local Repeater Directory
    Sudoku

  4. Official Meeting Minutes: May 5, 2011

  5. SEMARA News
    Minutes continued
    Board of Directors Meeting, April 16, 2011
    Board of Directors Special Meeting, May 5, 2011

  6. More SEMARA News
    BoD Special Meeting continued
    S 1040 “The Broadband for First Responders Act of 2011”
    “Welcome to my Humble QTH”

  7. /More SEMARA News
    “Welcome” continued
    Wouxun HT
    Articles from June 2001 Zero Beat
    50/50 Raffle

  8. Some Contests
    Answer: Sudoku
    VE Sessions
    Coming Fleas & Fests
    Answer: Hammin’ Around
    Club Activities

June 4, 2011 VE Session Cancelled

ARRL VE Patch
Larry, AA1FS, who runs the SEMARA VE Sessions, has informed us that the June 4, 2011 exam session has been cancelled. The next SEMARA VE Session is scheduled for Saturday, August 6 at 10:30 AM.

Consult the current issue of ZERO BEAT for a list of other VE Sessions in the area.

Zero Beat – May 2011

Zero Beat for May 2011 is now online, compliments of editor Bob, K1KVV.

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Inside This Issue:

  1. Not Grandpa’s Ham Radio

  2. It seems to me …
    POINT TO PONDER
    HAMMIN’ AROUND

  3. Club Notes
    March Licensing Class
    Field Day
    Next SEMARA VE Session
    Club Numbers
    Local Nets
    Local Repeater Directory
    Sudoku

  4. Official Meeting Minutes: April 7, 2011

  5. SEMARA News
    Bob Ambroult, N1VUG, SK
    Minutes continued
    50/50 Raffle
    Sonny Mello, W1ESG,SK
    May Technician License Class
    Hurricane Awareness Tour

  6. More SEMARA News
    SEMARA Field Day
    Morse Messages on Mars
    Special Callsigns for Royal Wedding
    ARISSat-1

  7. /More SEMARA News
    CEPT Reciprical Agreement
    ICOM D-Star Repeater Promo
    CEPT Countries List

  8. Some Contests
    Answer: Sudoku
    VE Sessions
    Coming Fleas & Fests
    Answer: Hammin’ Around
    Club Activities