[sarcmembers] Re: help for Civil Air Patrol

  • From: "george bernard" <gbernard@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: sarcmembers@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 18 Sep 2009 13:06:48 GMT

both steve clark and joe shrum got ham licenses recently and are members of our 
club.   i think we should support them and the CAP organization in any way we 
i joined their organization and  i think harold scott was in the process of 
regards,  george bernard   w6nre
my cell 818-370-9407
ps:  their meetings are on wed evenings at the airport,  all are welcome to 
attend for a look/see.

-----Original Message-----
From: David Dowler
Sent: Wednesday, September 16, 2009 9:24 PM
To: sarcmembers@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [sarcmembers] help for Civil Air Patrol



I know I might get in trouble for mentioning another group here, and if I
do, I won't do it again. One of our members, KI6ZAN, has taken over the
decrepit communications room for the Civil Air Patrol in Santa Maria. I
visited them tonite and I would like to volunteer my time to help them. They
have radios and antennas. George Bernard was kind enough to donate a nice
diamond VHF antenna to them. What they need is some 50 ohm coax, a +12V
power supply, and a rotor. These are all items that the SARC does not need,
so I don't feel like I am stealing from the flock. 


Some newer 50 ohm coax in lengths of about 50 feet or more are needed.
LMR-400 or 9913, 9914 etc would be nice. I know that heliax is available but
does me no good without the connectors.


A 15 Amp or better 12V supply is needed. Any rotor that works would probably
work. They are a 501(c) (3) organization. 


If anybody can help or know of somebody that can, please leave me a message
at 805 934 0077 so we don't tie up the reflector.







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