Introductions: 7 pm
AD7RB:. Exam session next sat. EOC conference room. 9 am.
KC7EWZ: Voad next Thursday
Nothing getting ready for next month.
SAR: Entering the budget process.
Repeaters: KI7XF Making good progress on converting link
447.7 has intermittent power low problem.
Pulled and resoldered PA board.
Hopefully problem solved.
ERA: meeting was held and decided to
go to 82, airport, Robert Kincaid new director, Dave is co- treasurer.
Directors WA7U (Chair) (1yr remaining), KC7EWZ
(secretary 2 yrs remaining), KE7CLN (3 YRS). N7FLT is GHRC representative.
Jeff : Visited with dog owner encouraging
Air Show communication: Hams are still planning
on helping at the Air Show in July
School Club roundup went very well.
Made a record number of contacts (13,8462 points
8 to 9 students worked on the contest.
KE7CAP: What has sign up been for
Dave encouraged hams to donate to ERA for
support of the area repeaters.
Bike-a-thon for cancer. 100 mile
Livingston – Bozeman pass – Jackson Creek- Battle Ridge – Wilsaw –
Livingston - 6 am to noon. 150 riders . July 14, Saturday.
Foundation Principals: Pickering’s 6
year old son passed away from cancer. Started this rund raiser for families
with kids who have cancer.
For support and a fund raiser. This will be the
Last year the effort raised $25,000.
Would like to ask hams to help support the route
in our typical safety net fashion.
The club fully endorsed the
operation; AA7GK will be the contact in the early going, till fire season
KC7EWZ offered to provide mapping for the group.
Livingston hams will also help.
W7LR: Projector that club owns,
should we insure it?
N7FLT moved to cover it with ERA. Passed.
KI7XF: can VE’s use copy machine in the ham room?
Discussed and said use it.
He will buy a new black ink cartrige.
ERA and Repeaters …. Need spare
Spare controller: funds need to <100
= 3 functioning radios linking.
Neil has donated 88 replacement:
35-50 per each icom.
MOTION TO DONATE 400 TO ERA TO HELP W/ SPARES.
Meeting adjourned 7:38 and went into
a presentation by Jason Schrauger. His talk was informative on the new
communication systems going around the state and Gallatin County.