January 2017 Meeting Minutes

Ashland Area Amateur Radio Club Meeting Minutes

Date: January 2017

Time:  7:30 PM

Place: Ashland County Service Center, 1763 Ohio 60, lower level.

Old Business:

Treasurer Report:

Checking: $243.15

Savings: $4,167.96

There is a bill coming from VASU Communications for the DMR repeater.

Repeater Report:  The 147.105 repeater is still at VASU undergoing tests.

We received the DMR repeater and hope to have it installed by 1/12/2017.

Health and Welfare:

New Business:  I have Mansfield hamfest tickets for sale.

Program:  We talked about DMR in general and how talk groups work.  I’m going to contact Andrew Crowl to see if he will come up and give a talk on some of the advanced features of DMR handheld radios.