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Technician Class SPECIAL EVENT: DIY Classes with UV ARC

November 7, 2019 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Our normal monthly technician class is being pre-empted for November.  We have been invited to attend the UV ARC (Utah Valley Amateur Radio Club)'s DIY Night!

This meeting will be held at the Orem City Council at 56 N State Street in Orem (see below for a map).  If you are interested in car-pooling (driving or riding), please contact Dan (N7XDL).

There will be several tables at the event, including

  • Installing connectors on RG8x and LMR400 coax cable
  • Installing Anderson Powerpole connectors
  • Soldering
  • Heat-shrinking
  • Using a zip-tie gun
  • Stripping coax cable and wire
  • Setting up an HF station from start to finish
  • Dissecting a VHF mobile home station
  • Contact logging
  • Programming radios with Chirp (if your HT hasn't been programmed, bring it along!)
  • Building a 2m tape-measure yagi antenna (for fox hunting)
  • Measuring voltage and resistance
  • Analyzing antennas
  • and more?



November 7, 2019
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM


Orem City Council Chamber Room
56 N State Street
Orem, UT 84057 United States
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