Minutes of the BARC Executive Committee Meeting
July 2, 1997
Recorded by Ed Hennessy, N1PBA, Club Secretary
Present were Renato Donadio, N1XBR; Mike Ardai, President, N1IST; Arthur
Ashley, N1NHZ; Dick Doherty, KA1TUZ, VP; Ed Hennessy, N1PBA, Secretary;
Paul Carter, N1TMF, SPARC Editor; Glenn Meader, N1ZKW; Mike Kass, N1YER;
Bob Cassell, N1ENS, EC; Bill Ricker, N1VUX; Ed Burg, N1VSJ; Jim Clogher,
The meeting began at approximately 1900.
- Most of the meeting was a 'debriefing' on Field Day. Everyone reported
their experiences. Glenn, N1ZKW, thanked everyone for their help. Mike,
N1IST, reported that the score this year was higher than last year's score.
A 'post mortem' of the event will appear in the SPARC. Comments are
welcome from all who participated.
- Bill, N1VUX, reported that a Skywarn training session will be held at
Northeastern University on Saturday, July 26th, 12:00 PM to about 4:00 PM.
He also reports that NU's ham club is active again, and the 145.31 repeater
is back on the air. It has a CTCSS of 88.5 (note: this is a change, the
CTCSS is always on now).
- Dick, KA1TUZ, reported that the annual BARC fireboat tour of Boston
Harbor has been scheduled. Thanks to Captain Terry Koen of the Boston Fire
Department, N1IWF and member of BARC, for getting this together for us.
The tour will be on Sunday, August 10, departing from the Coast Guard
building area in the North End at about 9:00 AM. Parking will be
- Jim, N1ICN reported that he found two sets of keys at Field Day. No
one claimed them by the end of Field Day, so Jim took them to the Brookline
Police Department on Washington Street. One of the two sets had a giraffe
on the ring. If they are yours, see the Brookline PD.
The meeting adjourned at approximately 2010.