Aug. EmComm Meeting Reschedualed

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Do to a death in the family of one of The Salvation Army Officers a memorial service was  scheduled for the night of our regular meeting.
We have rescheduled the August meeting for the next Thursday, September 1. We will then cancel the regular meeting night for September 22.
See you September 1 at 1900hr,
 
Glen T. Caine
N6HEW
Fresno County ARES EC
Fresno County RACES Radio Officer

2016 Rally In The Valley – September 19, 2016 – Modesto, California

This year’s Rally in the Valley will be held in Modesto, and looks to be the best one yet!  A full schedule of workshops and presentations, swap meet and raffle will highlight this years event!

The event schedule flyer is attached as a link to this notice, so make a point of grabbing a copy of the flyer, and be prepared to have a great time!

The location for the Rally in The Valley is as follows:

1649 Las Vegas Street, Modesto, California 95358

For additional information, please contact either Gary, KI6OYW (ki6oyw@arrl.net), or Dan, AE6SX (ae6sx@arrl.net)

Chris
Fresno County EMCOMM AEC
KJ6OUG

RitV 2016 Final

New Technician Class in March @ Clovis PD

Fresno Area Mentor & Elemers (FAME) is offering a Technician Class this March 2016. 

To signup please follow this link Signup Form.

30 Minute video introduction to what Amateur Radio Can Do

Some home work will be required (Homework and class schedule) as to help prepare students for the test and also shorten the hours in class. Those that attend ALL CLASSES in the past have a high percentage of passing their first time. 

FAME’s recent November/December 2015 class had a 100% (31 out of 31) pass.

Those that attend ALL CLASSES and complete ALL the homework will be entered into a drawing for a FREE hand held radio.

Classes will be held @ Clovis Police Department Conference Room (1233 5th St, Clovis, CA 93612)

  • Saturday, March 12th from 8 AM to 4 PM
  • Saturday, March 19th from 8 AM to 4 PM
  • Saturday, March 26th from 8 AM to 4 PM*

*Amateur Radio Exams will be held on the last day of class from 2 PM to 4 PM

Current Sponsors By: (More sponsors maybe added) (Fingers Crossed)

Theory exams are multiple choice. Priority mail is used to send paperwork to ARRL, who sends data to FCC via electronic mail, thus assuring the fastest possible service on new licenses, which typically are posted to the FCC database by the end of the week following the exam.

Bring:

  • Two ID’s, one with photo
  • Taxpayer ID Number (Social Security Number),  or FCC Registration Number (preferred)
  • Fee $15.00 per test session.  Bring Exact change please
  • Original and copy of Amateur License if upgrading
Instruction is based upon the contents Gordon West / W5YI – 2014-2018 Technician Class Book. The manual is available from many sources, but if you call and order the “classroom package” directly from the W5YI group (800 669-9594) let them know you are taking the class from the Fresno FAME group and you will get some additional materials included for free.

On line study questions (This is good to review while studying for the test. These are the EXACT QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS for the exam. Check technician class exam)

For more information, contact Greg KJ6OUI at kj6oui@arrl.net or Rob AE6GE at ae6ge@k6arp.org

To signup please follow this link Signup Form.