APRIL, 2015 MEETING MINUTES
SDXA MEDIA LIBRARY ON THE AIR
SDXA DX NET
WILL RESUME SEPT 17TH
meanwhile, continue to use the 147.08 MHz repeater with the 100 Hz tone to communicate with SDXA members
SPOKANE HAMFEST (SEPTEMBER 26)
NEW PNW DX CONVENTION WEBSITE UP AND RUNNING
HAVE YOU REGISTERED YET?
IN THE 7QP 7-LAND QSO PARTY
CATEGORY: SINGLE OPERATOR, HIGH DIGITAL SCORE
FOR THE PNW CHALLENGE CUP COMPETITION
BETWEEN THE LEADING PNW DX CLUBS
(We are working on getting the latest scores from each of the clubs to see where we are in the action and competition)
Ten contests count for the traveling trophy between 6 NW DX clubs.
What is the correct pronouncation of the former French Ivory Coast? To see the answer, go below to the Internet Entity Pronouncer link at the bottom of this page near the UTC Time analog clock and choose Cote d”Ivoire. Did you get it correct?
Here is a link to the complete story by Randy: K7TQ IDAHO QSO LINK
HERE IS YOUR CHANCE TO WIN A CERTIFICATE!
MORE INFORMATION BELOW AT THE ON AIR SYMBOL.
The Latest News
PLANNING TO ATTEND A NORTHWEST HAM RADIO CONVENTION OR SWAP MEET?
Lynn N7CFO keeps the best listing.
MEMBERSHIP LIST ACCESS
The active members list (emails, addresses, and phone numbers) has been removed from this site. Active members can request a copy by email by contacting Secretary Jay WA0WWW. There is a simple list of members and links to their QRZ.com sites under Membership located below the mountain logo on this homepage.
2015 SDXA MARATHON HAS STARTED; MANY CATEGORIES TO WIN AN AWARD
The 2015 local contest runs from January 1, 2015 to October 31, 2015. The rules and spreadsheet form are at thisLINK.
JOIN THE SDXA
Regular dues are $20 per person.
A second family member is just $10.
Under 19 years of age are free.
Here’s the DUES LINK.
We accept PayPal too.
HAVE YOU WON A RECENT AWARD?
If you have achieved a recent, important award, let me know so we can publicize it. Photos appreciated too.
Send to: stetrekve at hotmail.com
SDXA DX NET
on vacation until September 17
147.08 MHz, 100 Hz tone
DX NEWS LINKS
Randy W7TJ came up with the idea of listing links to sites where info on DX is found. Here are the first few.
1. DX WORLD.NET
INTERNET ENTITY PRONOUNCER
What is the correct way of pronouncing a DX entity’s name? Do you battle it out at the club meeting with another DXer? Here is a link to the entities. On the site, there is also a audio link to a human voice saying the entity’s name correctly. This authority is the 3rd edition Merriam Webster Geographical Dictionary.