1506 S. Parker Dr.
Evansville, IN 47714
"Because a frequency..
..is a terrible thing to waste"
An ARRL Special Service Club W9EAR Member Indiana Repeater Council
December, 1997 Newsletter
THE NEXT E.A.R.S. EATING MEETING
will be held at Wolf's BBQ on 1st Avenue
in Evansville on Wednesday, December
17, at 7:00 p.m. Central. You must have
a reservation to Neil no later than
Sunday, December 14. The cost again
this year is $13.13 for the chicken and
ribs buffet. Some ham radio videos will
also be shown, as well as a door prize!
Don't miss it!
REPEATER NEWS... The 145.11
repeater is back! A new feature on 5.11
is the National Weather Service link.
Press 992 to listen to NOAA weather
radio, and 990 to turn it off. Remember,
use 107.2 CTCSS for access. The
repeater is still at the site near USI at 400
feet. Also, watch for upgrades to
443.925 and the 145.15 transmitter very
soon. New code sheets will be issued
for 443.925/146.925 as soon as upgrades
are completed. The switch from 147.43
to 147.135 has been made at Seymour.
The receive frequency will soon be
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You can write to us on the Internet as
well! Our e-mail address:
Evansville, IN November 29, 1997 Vanderburgh Co. Fairgrounds 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Central time. Admission $5. Wall tables - $10, Flea Market tables - $7. Talk in on 145.15.
Cincinnati, OH Feb. 21-22, 1998 Cinti
VE TESTING INFORMATION:
EARS does not sponsor VE testing, but
does advertise area testing dates and
times. If you know of a test not listed,
please write, call, or e-mail it to Neil
Evansville, IN - Saturdays Dec. 20 at 9
a.m. Central at the Red Cross Bldg.,
Diamond and Heidelbach, by Tri-State
ARS. $6.25/ARRL-VEC. Contact Terry
Paris, IL - Sunday at 1pm at the
Community Hospital on Jan. 4 - Call
John Welch at (217) 466-4315 or email
Terre Haute, IN - Sunday at 1pm on Dec.
7 at the Terre Haute Red Cross on Hwy
41 North. Call Fred K9EBK at (812) 466-2122.
Indianapolis, IN - IPL, 37th and Arlington,
at 6:30 p.m. BY APPT. ONLY. Call Tom
N9LFU at 317-326-3168. Thomson
Electronic Applications Radio Service, Inc.
1506 S. Parker Dr.
Evansville, IN 47714-3154
VE TESTING, continued
Franklin, IN - Walk-ins only. For more
information, call 317-974-1488. MidState
ARC (3rd Sat. March thru November)
THANKS TO ALL THOSE who have
graciously donated to EARS recently.
They include: Dean Elkins K4ADJ and
Herb Alvey. Your support keeps EARS
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e-mail address to neilrapp@comsource.
THE OLD POST ARS is once again
raffling a Winchester 1200 automatic.
$50 and $25 cash prizes are for 2nd and
3rd place. Tickets are $1 each or 6/$5.
See Neil or any OPARS member if
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