DOWNLOADABLE PAST CLUB
PRESENTATIONS AND INFORMATION
This page offers a downloadable collection of past club program information
as well as other
useful amateur radio information and related topics.
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ANTENNAS, PROPAGATION AND RELATED TOPICS
|A useful discussion about external antenna tuners that explains what they can and cannot do for you.||Basic Information About UHF and VHF Signal Propagation|
|1995 U.S. Navy Antenna and Propagation Training Manual which includes a final test||Information Regarding Near Vertical Skywave Communications Part One|
|A 29 page Powerpoint presentation that covers the design and construction of basic amateur radio antennas||Information Regarding Near Vertical Skywave Communications Part Two|
|How to build a cheap and effective homebrew HDTV Antenna||Interesting Powerpoint Presentation on VHF Tropo Propagation|
|Good Information About Amateur Radio Beacons||Useful Information On How Trunking Scanners Work|
|Here is a PowerPoint presentation by Hap Griffin (WZ40) that discusses NVIS (Near Vertical Incidence Skywave) Antennas||Mike Majority, N4VBV's, PowerPoint presentation about solar activitiy and numbers.||Radio Direction Finding Program by Hap Griffin, WZ4O||Transmission Line Considerations by Hap Griffin, WZ4O|
|RF Connectors by Hap Griffin, WZ4O||Offset Fed Dipoles by Hap Griffin, WZ4O|
|Antenna Tuner Presentation by Hap Griffin, WZ4O||Baluns by Hap Griffin, W4ZO||EFHW (End Fed Half-wave) Antennas by Hap Griffin, W4ZO||Lighting Protection in the Shack by Hap Griffin, WZ4O|
|Impedance in Antenna Systems by Hap Griffin, WZ4O||Microphone Impedance Considerations|
EMERGENCY SERVICES AND RELATED TOPICS
|Sumter Amateur Radio Association's Emergency Communication Plan||EMCOMM NCS Operations Information|
|Information About Emergency Net Operations||More Useful Emergency Operations Notes|
|Emergency Net Operations Notes||ARES General Information|
|Sumter County, SC, New Digital Emergency Services Digital Communications System||Reserved For A Future Program|
DMR RESOURCES/CODEPLUGS CAN BE FOUND ON THE SC HEARTS WEBSITE
|Here is a Here a the link to the SC HEARTS Resource Page Mobile Radio||Here is a downloadable .pdf file that Demystifies Digital Mobile Radio|
OTHER AMATEUR RADIO TOPICS
|Good Information About Building Kits
Yes, kits are still available!!!
|A wealth of information on building homebrew electronic projects|
|A Discussion both new and old digital communication modes||Information about easy satellite operations|
|A download that lists resources for learning about Amateur Radio and What Questions to Ask||How to build a simple 6 meter dipole antenna|
|A humorous look at the various types of hams who attend "Hamfests"||A discussion of good and bad operating practices!!!|
|Information Regarding the NCDXF/IARU Beacon Project||A Listing of various useful and interesting frequencies|
|Information on Tentec regenerative receivers and the history of regenerative receivers||Tom, NE7X's Presentation on Boatanchor Restoration|
|Mike Majority's program on how
to make the most of what you have!!
|Here is a entertaining .doc file that translates "boatanchor speak" for you|
|Gerald Cromer's HBR Receiver Information||R.L. Drake Co. Presentation Feb, 2016|
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