The state emergency operations center is at full activation, and governor greg abbott has declared a state of disaster for 50 texas counties, while evacuation orders and advisories are in effect for eight counties and several independent communities in louisiana, where the state eoc is partially activated. It is a merge of computer networking and amateur radio that gives ham radio abilities that were unheard of just a few years ago. There are many aspects of this hobby that are new and exciting. Club members are interested in qrp, dxing, contesting, homebrew, ragchewing, ve sessions, and getting together for our favorite activity, eating. The northwest amateur radio society was established in 1985 and serves the suburban fm 1960 area in northwest houston. The d-star digital voice and data format is one of the digital formats that is being used throughout the us. In an effort to support cooperation and further the hobby, the saltgrass link system features an irlp node.
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Houston tx area amateur repeaters. The bvarc (business meetings) board of directors meetings will be held at bayland park 6400 bissonnet in the bayland park community center in southwest houston. Morse code classes are starting on saturdays at 0830-1000 and tuesdays at 1800-1900. ) suspended operations for hurricane harvey on august 26 after 51. Come out and learn about the many possibilities that d-star has on the vhf and uhf bands.
I created this blog to share my experiences with ham radio. ) in houston has announced that it will remain closed to all but mission-essential personnel through labor day, due to the effects of harvey.