ARRL East Bay Section

2011 ARRL EAST BAY SECTION CONVENTION

Posted by af6aq on March 22nd, 2011

The ARRL East Bay Section and the California Historical Radio Society are co-sponsoring the First Annual ARRL East Bay Section Convention. The event will be held at the KRE Building – Home of the California Historical Radio Society, Bay Area Radio Museum, and W6CF Memorial Station.

  • Admission – Free
  • When – June 4 from 0900 to 1300 hours.
  • Where – 601 Ashby Ave., Berkeley, CA 94710 – (From I-80 East, take the Ashby/Shellmound Exit. Take the Shellmound turnoff. At the stop sign turn left onto Shellmound. Go across the bridge and make the first left into the gate. From I-80 West, take the Ashby Ave. Exit. Go under the bridge & make a right turn on 7th St. Go right on Folger. Go left on Hollis. Go right on 67th & then right on Shellmound, across the bridge and left into the gate.)
  • Contact – Jim Latham, AF6AQ by email at af6aq@arrl.net

Planned Activities;

  • Swap Meet (No fee) – Gate opens 0800. No selling activity until 0900
  • DXCC Card Checking (also VUCC, WAS and WAC cards)
  • Speaker
    • Kristen McIntyre, K6WX – “PSK-31 on iPad: A Personal Journey”
    • Bruce Perens K6BP – “Codec 2, the new codec written by hams, for digital voice”
  • East Bay Section ARES Leadership Meeting (for ECs and above)
  • ARRL Forum/Open Section meeting.
  • Drawing for door prizes.