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One-Day License Class

The Benicia Amateur Radio is offering their very successful One-Day Ham License Class on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 from 7:30 AM to 5 PM at the Benicia Senior Center, 2101 East 2nd St in Benicia. We are providing two paths: … Continue reading

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Ken McTaggart N6KM sk

Aged 78 years, passed away peacefully at Queen of the Valley Hospital, on March 10, 2018, attended by his immediate family. He was preceded in death by his father, James S. McTaggart, and his mother, Sabina E. McTaggart, nee Sebastiani. … Continue reading

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The transition is complete

We have sucessfully migrated to a new web host. WHAT IS A WEB HOST AND WHY DO WE NEED ONE? A webhost is a computer file-server that contains the files needed to display a web site such as Napasars. Most … Continue reading

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Mode Usage Evaluation: 2017 was “the Year When Digital Modes Changed Forever”

From 01/22/2018 ARRL news. Club Log author and UK radio amateur Michael Wells, G7VJR, has reported that data compiled from 8,000 Club Log users indicates the proportion of FT-8 usage relative to other modes has risen dramatically since FT8’s introduction last year. Every few … Continue reading

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Happy New Year

The next meeting of SARS will be Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 Weekly nets will still be conducted via SugarLoaf and Mount St. Helena.  Mt. Veeder is still off the air.

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