LPARC Meeting Minutes 5/6/2021
Meeting called to order 19:06
KM6JUO Penny call in user 3
KM6MBA Bert call in user 2
AC6E Mike Meyers
KM6ZWR Jack Saratoga
Motion to approve last weeks meeting minutes approved.
No report this month
Club account balance: $3359.49
Everyone has been reimbursed for the repeater upgrade
For the repeater upgrade installation, who wants to watch.
Pam will go if it is during the week.
Dan and Bert got together to continue the upgrade. We were
available to get basic operation, but not the link to AE6KE
very clearly. Bert upgraded the cable and shielded the cables.
Bert did a test tonight and is now getting a signal through.
Still some work to be done. We will press forward with the
Mike AC6E held his NVIS antenna building exercise last weekend.
Several participants were able to build NVIS antennas.
Penny was interested as to how we can invite more Santa Cruz
Penny participated in the Santa Cruz CERT response exercise.
Bert noted Santa Cruz folks were training with tactical call
signs which Mike M. included in his training. Bert also noted
we need more training for relaying communications amongst the
Pam noted Cap of Santa Cruz for people to practice sending
Upcoming Events / Activities:
Further packet practices at our EOC would be beneficial.
Mike suggested a packet clinic. Penny will look into the
May 15th Santa Clara County quarterly exercise. The county
drill will start at 9:00 Saturday.
We could help individual members install their NVIS antennas
that were built last weekend and the club activity.
Active shooter perimeter communications for the second to
last week of June.
Pam will organize the May 15th Santa Clara County exercise.
Meeting adjourned at 19:45 PM.