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Meeting: CARP – February 1, 2013 – Soldering Coax Connectors

Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers
Februrary Membership Meeting

Please join us at 7:00pm on Friday February 1st, 2013 for the Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers Monthly Membership Meeting. The presentation topic for the evening will be:

Soldering Coax Connectors

Mike W6YDE will be giving a presentation and demonstrating his method of soldering coax connectors.

At the monthly membership meetings we have presentations of informative and interesting topics along with refreshments and a great time meeting and discussing the days topics with other hams.

Time/Date:
Friday February 1, 2013 at 7:00 pm

Location:
Clovis Senior Center – Classroom
850 Fourth Street
Clovis, CA

Contact:
info@k6arp.org

Meeting: CARP – January 4, 2013

Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers
Annual Business Meeting

Please join us at 7:00pm on Friday January 4th, 2013 for the Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers Annual Business Meeting.

At this meeting we will hold elections to fill the 2013-2014 Board of Directors positions, review the last year and discuss ideas and plans for 2013. Be sure to bring your comments, questions, critiques and suggestions.

Mike KD6LDA will also give a short presentation on an inexpensive USB device that can be used as an SDR radio.

Time/Date:
Friday January 4, 2013 at 7:00 pm

Location:
Clovis Senior Center – Classroom
850 Fourth Street
Clovis, CA

Contact:
info@k6arp.org

CARP Christmas Party – Friday December 7th, 2012

CARP Christmas Party

Come join us for the annual CARP Christmas Party on Friday December 7 at 7:00pm at the Clovis Senior Center classroom.

The dinner is pot-luck style with the club providing turkey, ham and tri-tip for the main dish along with rolls, coffee, tea and punch and cake for dessert. Please bring a side-dish, salad or dessert and a 2-liter bottle of your favorite soft drink.

We will also have:

  • Awards – There will be participation awards and the prestigious CARP Bonehead and Overload award.
  • Drawing – We will have lots of great prizes from flashlights to gift cards to a HT for the grand prize. Drawing tickets cost only $1.00.
  • Membership Renewal Drawing – For any member who joins or renews their membership, between now and the night of the Christmas Party, will receive a ticket to a drawing for a Baofeng UV-5R dual-band handheld transceiver.

The dinner is open to all. Hope to see you there, we always have a good time, great food and a lot of fun.

Time/Date:
Friday December 7th, 2012 at 7:00 pm

Location:
Clovis Senior Center – Classroom
850 Fourth Street
Clovis, CA

Contact:
info@k6arp.org
559-492-7675

Website:
http://www.k6arp.org

Meeting: CARP – November 2, 2012

Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers
Membership Meeting

November’s meeting topic will be:

The Fox vs. The Hounds –
Transmitter Hunting from the Fox’s Perspective.

Come out and see what transmitter hunting is like from the hider’s perspective. Why do they choose the locations they do? What makes this a good hiding spot? What tricks do they use to throw the hunter off the scent?

The meeting is open to all amateurs and the general public.

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Meeting: CARP – October 5, 2012

Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers
Membership Meeting

Come joins us for our Friday October 2nd,  2010 membership meeting. This months meeting will be our annual SKYWARN/Severe weather spotter training night. The National Weather Service from Hanford will be presenting thier Severe Weather Spotter training program.

The meeting is open to all amateurs and the general public.

Time/Date:
Friday October 1st, 2010 at 7:00 pm

Location:
Clovis Senior Center – Classroom
850 Fourth Street
Clovis, CA

Contact:
info@k6arp.org

Clovis Amateur Radio and Electronics Swapmeet

Clovis Amateur Radio and Electronics Swapmeet
Sponsored by the Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers

Mark your calendars! The Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers Fall Amateur Radio and Electronics Swap Meet will be held in Clovis, CA on Saturday September 15, 2012. Ham radio and electronics enthusiasts from the Fresno, Clovis and the Central Valley area are invited to attend.

Admission is free, sellers fee will be $5.00 per space.
CARP Members sell for FREE

Date/Time
Saturday September 15, 2012
8:00 am – 11:00 am
Sellers setup at 7:30am

Location
New Hope Community Church
4620 E Nees Ave
Clovis, CA

Contact
info@k6arp.org
559-492-7675

Meeting: CARP – September 7, 2012

Clovis Amateur Radio Pioneers
September 7th, 2012
 Membership Meeting

In September the CARP meeting presentation will be a demonstration by Mike KD6LDA of the Genesis Software Defined Radio Transceiver kit he built.

We will also have a display of portable/stealth antenna systems. Bring out your ideas and show off any portable antenna systems you may have come up with.

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

Time/Date:
Friday, September 7, 2012
7:00 PM

Location:
Clovis Senior Center – Classroom
850 Fourth Street
Clovis, CA

Contact:
info@k6arp.org
559-492-7675

Website:
http://www.k6arp.org

CARP Camp-A-Long – August 24-26, 2012

CARP Camp-A-Long is the Weekend of August 24-26, 2012

Come on up and join us for a fun camping excursion. 

The area has many activities to offer:

  • Streams and Creeks for Fishing
  • Very scenic drives
  • 4WD trails
  • Hiking Trails

Granite Creek campgrounds are located approximately 90 miles north-east of the Fresno/Clovis area. The drive from Fresno takes approximately 3 hours. The route takes you through North Fork and along a Scenic Byway with some breathtaking views of the upper San Joaquin River and Mammoth Pool.   Here is a Google map of the drive.

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