Category Archives: Tech Talks

Tech Talk: Personal Emergency Communications

Saturday, April 30th will be a Tech Talk day for HurstARC. Denise Lucas, N5WTK, will be talking about the need for a plan of communications in an emergency. All are invited to attend.
This will also be the beginning lesson of the RACES CE program that Mike, N5YM, Butch, KC5ONZ, Chris, KD5HIY, and the Hurst City Emergency Manager have put together to better serve the City of Hurst when needed.
You can find Denise’s presentation here: Personal Emergency Communications Plan

Tech Talk – Operating HF on a Shoestring Budget in an HOA or My first SDR radio

Steve’s Tech talk presentation is now available for download for those that missed it. Enjoy!
Operating HF on a Shoestring Budget in an HOA

Tech Talk – Basic Repeater Operation & Etiquette

Repeaters are a very important part of local amateur radio communications, but they are also a shared resource. Understanding how they work, some common operating rules, and a bit of etiquette ensure that they are used in the most effective and courteous manner possible.
Alternate working title: How to avoid driving the Net Control Station to drink. ­čÖé
Join us for our January Tech Talk to discuss everything you want to know about repeater operation and etiquette.
For more information visit the Meetup event page.