Sylvan Springs Amateur Radio Club Testing
Hello fellow hams,
I just wanted to advertise the Sylvan Springs Amateur Radio Club's ARRL Test session. We have aouw testing omn the 3rd Friday of every month with an exception to May's test date it will be on the 25th. We start around 6:00 PM and go until everyone has been tested.
We hold the testing events in the Sylvan Springs Community Center at 130 Rock Creek Road Sylvan Springs, AL 35118. We use the 147.140 Repeater as a talk in that has been provided by Lester Crane (WA4CYA). If you need to contact us please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org our website address is www.ssarc-al.org. Hope everyone has a great day and hope to see you at our meetings which is after the testing.
James Keller (KF4JQP)
My name is James, I was first Licensed in May of 1996. I canceled my License and enlisted in the US Army. I got out on a Medical Discharge in July 2006. In 2007 i got back into the hobby and enjoy it as much if not more than the first time.
I am a ARRL Accredited VE and run a Test Session in Sylvan Springs. I enjoy being a VE and will always be involved in testing. I am currently President of the Sylvan Springs Amateur Radio Club. Our web address is [url]www.ssarc-al.org[/url]
My equipment consists of: FT-2000 100watt version, FT-60R, Icom V-82, 2 FT-7800R Mobile's, Vertex VHF set for 147.390, MFJ969 Tuner. Antennas are: 1/2 wave 160 Loop all built with 450 ohm Ladder line, 6 Meter "J" pole, and a 2Meter/440 "J" Pole built out of Steel and threaded rod.