Category Archives: CARP

CARP Google Calendar Created

Some members have requested that a public Google Calendar be created for CARP events and activities. We have heard your request so a public Google Calendar has been created for CARP.

To add the CARP Calendar Google Calendar to your GMail account simply add the following calendar address: k6arp.org_ru6adesipp0mtvv71me69jbk30@group.calendar.google.com

CARP July 2011 e-Newsletter

Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneer’s
July 2011 e-Newsletter

Hello fellow Pioneers and readers,

Enjoy this edition of the CARP e-Newsletter.  Please send any comments or questions to info@k6arp.org.  Don’t forget you can find CARP news on the K6ARP.org website and also find us at our Facebook page.

In this edition:

  • CARP Fireworks Stand June 28 – July 4, 2011
  • CARP Summer Vacation
  • CARP Net Check-in Bonus Drawing for HT
  • CARP Summer Sizzler BBQ/Swim/Fireworks Party – August 6, 2011
  • CARP 2011 Regular Transmitter Hunt Schedule
  • CARP Camp-a-Long August 13-14, 2011
  • Clovis Amateur Radio and Electronics Swapmeet for 2011

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Fireworks Fundraiser & Fireworks Preview

CARP’s big fundraising event is the Phantom Fireworks Stand. Funds raised support the club by paying for insurance, room rental, repeater maintenance, site rental, meeting supplies, parties, contest excursions, etc. Please help support YOUR club by volunteering to work some time at the stand. If you are not able to volunteer, at least support the club by purchasing your fireworks from us!

The Fireworks stand is located on Herndon just east of Clovis Avenue on in the dirt lot on the north side of the street between McDonalds and Carl’s Jr.

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Announcing: CARP Net Check-in Bonus Drawing

CARP Net Check-in Bonus Drawing for a Dual Band HT

For every validated check-in to the CARP Net between July 7 and November 24, 2011, CARP Members will earn a drawing ticket for the HT to be given away at the CARP Christmas Party.

You can not purchase tickets for this special drawing, they can only be earned by CARP Members for checking into the weekly CARP Net. The night of the CARP Christmas Party members will receive one ticket for each validated Net check-in made by that member during the specified period for the special drawing. The prize for this drawing will be a WOUXUN KG-UVD1P VHF / UHF Dual Band Hand Held radio!

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CARP March 2011 e-Newsletter

Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneer’s
March 2011 e-Newsletter

Hello fellow Pioneers and readers,

Enjoy this edition of the CARP e-Newsletter.  Please send any comments or questions to info@k6arp.org.  Don’t forget you can find CARP news on the K6ARP.org website and also find us at our Facebook page.

In this edition:

  • CARP March 4, 2011 Membership Meeting
  • M2 Open House – Saturday March 19
  • CARP Transmitter Hunt – Saturday March 19
  • CARP April 1, 2011 Membership Meeting
  • March of Dimes March for Babies – Saturday April 16
  • International DX Convention – April 15-17
  • CARP 2011 Regular Transmitter Hunt Schedule
  • ARRL June VHF QSO Party at the Big Landin

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Meeting: CARP April 1st, 2011

Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers
April 1st, 2011
Membership Meetings

In April the CARP meeting presentation will be:

Whispers From Deep Space
The Ultimate DX Contact

Ray Harkins KB6LQ and guest will be discussing NASA’s Voyager mission and JPL’s deep space network. We will learn much about Voyager and how JPL is able to communicate with the satellites at the edge of our solar system.

Come on out and enjoy an informative presentation as well as a chance to meet and chat with other local amateur radio enthusiasts.

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