The South Baldwin Amateur Radio Club calls an informal net
every Monday at 7:00pm local time on 147.090 (+ 600),
an 82.5 Hz. tone is required for
This net is not restricted to club members; all
licensed amateurs are invited to participate!
The Weeks Bay Repeater
The club owns a VHF repeater located near where Weeks Bay joins Mobile
Bay. The frequency is 146.685 (– 600); a PL tone of 82.5 is required for
A Battery Backup System has been installed. The battery capacity is
presently under study to estimate the length of time the repeater will
operate under battery power.
There is an impromptu schedule on the 146.685 machine every morning
about 7:30. Five or six guys discuss a variety of topics, technical,
legal, medical, law enforcement, political, and many other issues. Tune
in or join in.
Operating tips for new
SBARC has compiled a list of operating tips and guidelines for new hams.
This is recommended reading for all newly licensed hams and even some
"old pros" might learn a thing or two from this text.
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