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NCARC JULY 14 2022 MINUTES

NCARC Trustee Meeting July 14, 2022
Bonnie Park, MetroParks, Strongsville, Ohio (Picnic Meeting)

Meeting opened by NCARC  Vice President Tom - K8DMM at 18:54pm.

There were 8 individuals in attendance, and all were N.C.A.R.C. Members.
TOM – K8DMM, DAN – KB8A, FRED – WB8UDA, RICK – K8SCI, FRED – N8AHS,
PAUL – WB8CYI, JOE – N8QXC and NORB – N8KJT.

TREASURE REPORT:  Dan – KB8A Reported that the Bills are Paid and the
                                     Money is in the Bank.

JUNE 2022 NCARC Minutes: One correction, Meeting was Opened by
                                                   Tom – K8DMM and not by Steve – W8IZ.
     MOTION TO APPROVE the Corrected Minutes was made and passed.

MEMBERSHIP:  Dan – KB8A reported for Mary Lou – K8MLS that a Vote for
                            approval to extend the Memberships for another year for
                            Mary – KD8NGC and Alberta – KB8SPR.
                            A Motion was made by Rick – K8SCI, 2nd by Fred – N8AHS.
                           The Motion Passed.
                           Dan – KB8A also reported that Larry – KJ6SET, a NCARC
                           Member in Wadsworth, Ohio has become a Silent Key.
                           Larry passed away unexpectedly – Rest In Peace Larry.

Norb – N8KJT indicated that He and his XYL Bobbie decided to DONATE
the entire Cost of the 2022 NCARC Field Day Food.  ** A BIG THANK YOU **

Some discussions were made of the low activity of the Clubs 224.76 and 443.15
Repeaters, and we should try to use them more often.  Plans to check
the performance out of each in the near future were made by Norb – N8KJT
and Tom – K8DMM.

The NCARC Trustees Meeting was closed at 19:13.

These Meeting Notes were provided by Rick Wells – K8SCI
Please send any corrections, or additions to:  k8sci@noard.com
Phone:  330 225-7373
                           

  
  
  
  
  

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NCARC - November 2021 Minutes
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NCARC Trustee Meeting 9 June 2022, combined Zoom/Library.

Meeting opened by NCARC  Vice President Tom - K8DMM at 18:30pm.

 

The were 7 individuals present in the Library: Tom K8DMM, Norb N8KJT, Joe N8QXC, Fred N8AHS, Paul WB8CYI, Rob WB2BTI and Charlene (XYL of Rob WB2BTI).   

 

There were 9 individuals present on ZOOM:  Fred WB8UDA, Mike KC8FQV, Rick K8SCI, Mary Lou K8MLS, Dan KB8A, Kip KE8JPQ, Tom W8EFF, Heidi WD8EFK and Bill N4NZZ,

 

The following guest was present:  Charlene (XYL of Rob WB2BTI) and Bill N4NZZ.

 

There were 16 people present in total attending the Meeting.

 

Approval of May 2022 Minutes as posted on Club’s Website:  Motion made by Joe N8QXC, 2nd by Norb N8KJT. Motion passed. Minutes approved.

 

Treasure Report:  Dan KB8A – the money is in the bank and the bills are paid.

 

Field Day:  Fred N8AHS and Joe N8QXC will work on GAP Antenna. The Porta Potty is $197.  Norb N8KJT will coordinate the food, Dave N8QAS will coordinate with the AARL.

 

Membership:  Mary Lou K8MLS: 
    New Member:  Chris KE8JPQ, prefers to be called “Kip”.

 

Dues:  Club dues are due, send them to Dan KB8A.
        The North Coast Amateur Radio Club
        c/o Dan Sarama, NCARC Treasurer, 
        4103 Keswick Dr, Brunswick, OH 44212-7004

 

Sunshine:  Mary Lou K8MLS:  None Reported.

 

Repeaters:  Rick K8SCI:  No activity on 443.150,  lets start using it more.

 

New Business:   Rick K8SCI:  Do new members have to be approved by a Trustees?

                                    Tom K8DMM:  Will discuss on a later date.

 

Motion to Adjourn the Meeting: Joe N8QXC: made the motion, 2nd by Norb N8KJT.

Motion passed.  Meeting closed at 19:19pm

 

Meeting minutes submitted by Rob WB2BTI, Charlene (XYL of Rob WB2BTI).

 

 

  
  
  

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NCARC - December 2021 Minutes
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 NCARC Trustee Meeting 12 May 2022, Combined Zoom/Library
  
Meeting was opened by NCARC President Steve W8IZ at 18:32.

The were 9 individuals present at the library:  Tom K8DMM, Fred WB8UDA, Rob WB2BTI, Charlene (XYL of Rob WB2BTI), Steve KE8RZN, Fred N8AHS, Bill N4NZZ, Devin W7ND, and Joe N8QXC.

There were 7 individuals present on Zoom:  Steve W8IZ, Tom WD8EFF, Heidi WD8EFk, Dan KB8A, Mary Lou K8MLS, Paul WB8CYI, and Rick K8SCI.

The following guests were present:  Charlene (XYL of Rob WB2BTI), Steve KE8RZN,  Bill N4NZZ, and Devin W7ND.

There were 16 people present in total attending the Meeting.

Approval of April 2022 Minutes as Posted on the Clubs Website:
Motion made by Tom WD8EFF, 2nd by Joe N8QXC. Motion passed, Minutes approved.

Treasure Report:  Dan KB8A – The Money is in the Bank and the Bills are Paid. All the Trustees should have their Copy in their Email.

Field Day Report:  Fred N8AHS, Joe N8QXC and Tom K8DMM to go over the Gap Antenna and keep the batteries charged up. Laminated updated Frequency Charts will be provided. Discussions were made regarding Extra FD Points for Safety Officer or a “Get On The Air Station” for potential new Hams. Volunteers would have to make a commitment to organize and follow thru with it. Any Volunteers? All Field-Day details should be finalized during the Clubs upcoming June 9th Meeting.

Fred WB8UDA made a Motion to allocate up to $600 for food for Field Day, 2nd by Rick K8SCI. Motion passed.

Fund Raising:  Fred WB8UDA is working on additional.

Membership:  Mary Lou K8MLS:  No new memberships.

Sunshine:  Mary Lou K8MLS had cataract surgery;
                   sent card and surgery was successful.

Website:  Rick K8SCI:  Everything should be up to date. If you see something that needs to be changed, let me know.

Old Business:  Tom K8DMM has the PCs in his possession along with the instructions to download the Logging Software.  Dan KB8A had sent a check for the software.
The software is available for download as a zip file. We will need assistance to set up
the components and set up the Local Network. Please volunteer if you can help.

New Business:  Joe N8QXC came up with an interesting idea to put all
of our computers, power supply, and network supplies in a Case from Harbor Freight,

costing $64.99 each, three for $194.97.  Rick K8SCI made a Motion to allocate up to $200 for three Orange Cases, 2nd by Tom WD8EFF.  Motion Passed.

Motion to Close the Meeting.
Fred WB8UDA made the motion, second by Rick K8SCI.  Motion passed.

Meeting closed at 19:13 pm.

Meeting minutes submitted by Rob WB2BTI, Charlene, wife.

 
  
  
  
 
 
 
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NCARC Trustee Meeting August 11, 2022

 

Bonnie Park, Metro Parks, Strongsville, Ohio (Picnic Meeting).

 

Meeting opened by NCARC Vice President Tom K8DMM at 18:43.

 

There were 9 members in attendance:  Tom K8DMM, Rick K8SCI, Dan KB8A, Fred N8AHS, Fred WB8UDA, Joe N8QXC, Norb N8KJT, Paul WB8CYI, and Rob WB2BTI.

 

The following guest was present: Charlene (XYL of Rob WB2BTI).

 

Treasurer Report:  Dan KB8A: money is in the bank, the bills are paid, and reports are mailed out.

 

Approval of Minutes of July 14, 2022: Tom, K8DMM had a correction:  
                                 Rick K8SCI motioned as corrected, Fred N8AHS seconded.

 

New Membership: John Loas, KE8UQC was approved as a new member.

 

Field Day:  Tom K8DMM will send a thank you letter to Norb, N8KJT for contribution of food for Field Day.

 

Library Meetings:   Tom K8DMM:

 

September 8, 2022,  2nd Thursday

 

October 6, 2022, 1st Thursday

 

November 10, 2022,  2nd Thursday

 

Sunshine:  Tom K8DMM:  Mary E. Burse KD8NGC became a silent key on July 28, 2022.  Mary Lou, K8MLS will send a card to Mary’s Mother.

 

Old Business:  Tom K8DMM: None.

 

New Business:  Tom K8DMM: We received a donation of used equipment ( 2 meter radio hand held and  power supply) received by Les Idemoto.  It was gotten from son who got from friend. Tom K8DMM is checking out the equipment to see what works.  Tom K8DMM will send a thank you note.

 

 

New Roster List:  Tom K8DMM:  There are 29 paid memberships as of August 22, 2022.

 

The NCARC Trustee Meeting was closed at 19:07.

 

The Meeting minutes were submitted by Rob WB2BTI, and (XYL Charlene, wife).

 

 



   
  

  

  

 

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