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New at DX Engineering: bhi Noise Cancellation Products

DX Engineering now carries bhi Noise Cancellation Products. bhi Noise Cancellation Products harness cutting-edge digital signal processing (DSP) technology to enhance the audio quality of incoming radio signals, making it much easier to discern distant and weak contacts. bhi makes three types of Noise Cancellation Products:

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Good-Bye, Hara Arena! Hamvention to Relocate in 2017

[Updated 2016-07-29@1807 UTC] Hamvention® has announced that Hara Arena, the home of Hamvention since 1964, is closing, but Hamvention will continue. Hamvention 2016, the event’s 65th running, was also the last held in the six-building Hara complex. Hamvention 2017 will be held at a new, yet-to-be-disclosed location in the Dayton area. Continue reading Good-Bye, Hara Arena! Hamvention to Relocate in 2017

CARP Summer Sizzler Party – August 13, 2016 – Update

The CARP Summer Sizzler Party will be held on Saturday August 13, 2016 at Meadow Lakes from 10am to 4pm.

The club will be grilling hamburgers and hot dogs. Please bring a side dish, salad, or desert and you favorite beverage to enjoy with lunch.

Activities

  • BBQ – The lunch will be pot-luck style. CARP will be providing BBQ hamburgers and hot dogs with all the fixin’s. Please bring a side-dish, salad or desert and your favorite beverage.
  • Horseshoes – Horseshoe pits are available, let’s have a horseshoe tournament!
  • Swimming – Bring your swimsuit and beach towel and enjoy a dip in the cool pond.
  • Fishing – Bring your fishing gear (and fishing license if 16 or over) and enjoy the catch and release pond.
  • HF Station – We will have an HF station setup so members will be able to operate the HF bands while attending the CARP Summer Sizzler event.
  • Transmitter Hunt Demo – We will have an exhibition and demo of transmitter hunting. Be sure to bring your t-hunt gear to display.
  • Repeater Site Tour – We will have a group tour of the CARP Mile High repeater site which is a couple miles down the road.

RSVP

Please RSVP as soon as possible so we know what you are bringing and so we know how much burgers and dogs to bring!

CARP Summer Sizzler Party – August 13, 2016

The CARP Summer Sizzler Party will be held on Saturday August 13, 2016 at Meadow Lakes.

The club will be grilling hamburgers and hot dogs. Please bring a side dish, salad, or desert and you favorite beverage to enjoy with lunch.

We will have an HF station setup, horseshoes, tour of the Mile High repeater site and lots of fun.

Please RSVP as soon as possible so we know how much burgers and dogs to bring!

Fresno CERT Offers Accelerated Training Series August 6-13, 2016

The Fresno Citizen Corps, in partnership with the City of Fresno and the Fresno Police and Fire Departments, is pleased to announce that Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training will be offered in an accelerated series on Saturday, August 6 and 13, and Monday-Thursday evenings in between. The free 20-hour course is sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security—Office of Individual and Community Preparedness, CaliforniaVolunteers and developed by FEMA in cooperation with the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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HRO Expanding after AES Closure

Ham Radio Outlet LogoHam Radio Outlet – Press Release for Immediate Release
July 12, 2016

RE: HRO-Milwaukee, Amateur Electronic Supply’s closing on 7/28/2016

On July 1, 2016 Amateur Electronic Supply (AES) made the decision to close down their entire organization and terminate all retail operations at their Las Vegas, Cleveland, Orlando and Milwaukee locations.

Upon hearing the news, and with the concurrence of AES senior management, Ham Radio Outlet (HRO) sent senior management to each location to interview the staff with hopes of acquiring some of the Amateur Radio retail employee talent in each of the current AES locations.

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CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY BEGINS JULY 13 – REGISTRATION IS OPEN

Invitation from Chief Dyer: On behalf of the Fresno Police Department, I would like to invite those of you who live or work in the city of Fresno to participate in the Citizens Police Academy. This valuable program is offered with the goal of enhancing, through education, the relationship between the Fresno Police Department and the citizens we protect and serve.

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