NORTH BREVARD AMATEUR RADIO CLUB
MINUTES OCTOBER 12, 2017
Metting called to order at 1900 hours by Vice Gary Hayward.
Pledge of Alleginance to our Flag.
Reading of August Minutes by Him Hough. Information on September meeting provided by Mike Fontana
and Gary Hayward.
MEMBERS and GUEST Present"
Gary Hayward, Vice President, KJ4BOJ
Steve Haag, Treasurer, KJ4FJV
Jim Hough, Secretary, W5ZXO
Mike Fontana, Special Ops Director, N1RFD
Will Klosewski, Assistant Intallation and equipment manager, K4SVT
Jerry Phelps, Consultant, KJ4IMP
Danald Spade, Consultant, N1DES
Dan McDonald, W4DMD
Steve Kluge, new member, Amateur Trainee.
Will reported that Ricky installed a Verizon and attempted to get it operational. It was working I
Motion was previously made to switch repeater equipment to Will's ICOM repeater and that vote was
verified by all present.
Treasurer's report was read and Gary was reimbursed $95.00 for Club Bill.
Daniel was having some trouble connecting to club repeater and Mike offered loan of a club radio. Daniel
will try to work it out with his own radio.
Steve offered help to Steve Kluge in obtaining his Amateur License and informed him of the material
on the ARRL website.
Gerald could not key the North Tower repeater - not resolved but being investigated.
BEARS visited IRARC and the meeting was apparantly OK. Meeting schedules unknown for the future.
RACES and ARES are being reinvigorated with the Brevard EOC.
Notice to all members. Nominations for 2018 officers should be in by next club meeting (November).
Sincere Thank you to all attendees and the depth of system and installation information
disseminated at this meeting. Eight attendees-Good turnout.
Adjourned at 1954 hours.
James R. Hough Jr (Jim) W5ZXO
As usual, Please direct corrections, deletions, additions and criticism to Jim Hough, Secretary, -
Cell Phone: 321-750-3520 or on the net, Tuesday's 7 PM, 147.33 MHz 107.2 Tone.