AARC Wednesday Night 2 meter net - November 4, 2015

Net Report
Serial #0018
Report for: 20151104
Weekly AARC 2-Meter Net on 147.105+ PL tone 107.2
(Typically linked to 147.075+ and 444.400+) every Wednesday at 8PM
- all are welcome
- http://www.w3vpr.org
This week's 2-meter AARC net.
Here is a brief recap in case you missed it.
From November 4, 2015
Net was called at 2000L by AA3EB and secured at 2031L.

The following topics were mentioned on the net--
Vehicles that are not radio-friendly

 Antennas in general incl. mounting/erecting/installing/reerecting/taking down

tree-mounted antennas when the trees had to be taken down
 types of antennas and their best applications

vertical antennas and supports for the same

radials -- more is bette
 advantages/disadvantages of verticals -- lower angle of radiation but more noise
 vertical wire antenna mounted against a tree trunk

The following stations were in the net:



KB3MUV Raven

K3MAW Mike


 N3XZX Chris
:: NOTE: The 147.105 repeater seemed to be noisy at times and the squelch tail took some time to drop.
Please accept my apologies if I have missed anyone or overlooked any topics. 

The Anne Arundel Radio Club http://www.w3vpr.org hosts a weekly 2 meter net every Wednesday evening at 8:00 pm local eastern time.  

Please join us each Wednesday at 8 PM on the air, or face-to-face on the first & third Thursdays in Davidsonville for our regular club meetings.  Meetings start at 19:30 with an informal eye-ball QSO time thirty minutes prior.

 - All Are Welcome - Please Join us -

147.105 (Davidsonville)
147.075 (Curtis Bay)
444.400 (Annapolis)

The AARC Clubhouse is located at the
Davidsonville Family Recreation Center
3789 Queen Anne Bridge Road
Davidsonville, MD 21035
- Ed • AA3EB