Kilocycle Club Meeting — December 18, 2014

Merry XmasThis month we will be meet­ing at 7 PM in the Ben­brook Senior Cen­ter, 1010 Mer­cedes St., Ben­brook
(Directly across the street from the Library)

We will be hav­ing Mex­i­can from Mex­ico Real (same folks as last year), and Peter Cox will cater it for us. Now is the time to RSVP and let us know who and how many are coming!you plan to attend.

Please RSVP to Rick at  

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New Entry Level License Class for January 2015


Pro­vided by the Kilo­cy­cle Radio Club of Fort WorthTech_Class_Pix

Two Sat­ur­days — Jan. 10 and 17 2015   8AM to 5PM

Classes will be at:

Sag­i­naw Fire Depart­ment,
400 S. Sag­i­naw Blvd.
Sag­i­naw, Tx 76179

This is the entry level Ama­teur Radio License. With this license you will be able to
par­tic­i­pate as a Storm Spot­ter, help out with local com­mu­nity events, stay in touch with friends and fam­ily when other means of com­mu­ni­ca­tion do not work.

Class is free, Book for class $20
FCC Test at end of class $14

Please Reg­is­ter if you are attend­ing so we can be cer­tain to have every­thing nec­es­sary to make this easy for you.


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Winter Field Day — Jan 24/25, 2015

winter_field_dayWin­ter Field Day is always the last full week­end of Jan­u­ary. This year the dates are Sat­ur­day, Jan­u­ary 24 and Sun­day, Jan­u­ary 25, 2015 . The con­test runs for 24 hours start­ing at 11:00 AM on Sat­ur­day (local time).

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Skywarn Class — Jan. 31, 2014

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Jan­u­ary 31, 2013
(No Pre-Registration needed, just show up for the class)

Basic Storm Spot­ter Train­ing (Dura­tion: 2 hours) :

The train­ing will include: a brief intro­duc­tion to the National Weather Ser­vice (NWS), the dif­fer­ent types of haz­ardous weather and how to safely observe them, the types of severe weather to report, and how to send those reports to the NWS. No prior knowl­edge of weather or weather observ­ing is nec­es­sary to attend this training.

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New “How Do I ???” pages

We have added sev­eral new “How Do I ???” pages to the site. Take a minute to run thru them and see what you think.   If there are other top­ics you would like to see in this sec­tion please use the CONTACT US form and let us know.

We are always look­ing for ways to help you learn about Ama­teur Radio!

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Locate a repeater

2m_repeaterWe now have a live link to the Texas VHF-FM Soci­ety data­base which has ALL of the coor­di­nated repeaters in Texas. Please note that some repeaters are not coor­di­nated but they are few and not usu­ally in areas well traveled.

You can search by loca­tion, call­sign, or many other ways to find a list of repeater from 6M up to almost daylight!!

Click HERE to move to the search page.

Thanks to Texas VHF-FM for shar­ing their site with us!

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