Monday, March 17, 2008

Sunshine Factory Restaurant


The meeting was called to order at 6:45 pm by the club President, Mike, NODK.


In Attendance                          Members 28

                                                Guests 1   John, W9LHG   (plans on joining the club)


Old Business                            None


New Business                          Mike discussed options for programs at future meetings.            

Since taking over as president, he has provided the members

with some great programs. You da man!


Jay, KQB, brought the members up to date on the WDXCC convention Aug 8-10, and the Dakota Division ARRL convention which will be one of the featured events at the expo.


Standing in for the Head DX Hog, Jim, KJUH, presented Clean Sweep Awards for the VP6DX operation to 7 members.

                                                KIEA, KFQR, NAT, WJX, WEK, KQC, KJUH


                                                Treasurers Report by Jim, KJUH, and a discussion with the

members about spending guidelines for DX donations.


Health & Welfare                    None               


Door Prize Drawings              Bill, WOR, $40

Al, KAD, $40                                    

Club Treasury, $37


Program                                  The Elecraft K3 HF All-Mode Transceiver


On a snowy night in March, the members turned out in numbers to hear Pat, KPC, and Tony, KMO, demo their K3 radios. 

Pat and Tony did an excellent job answering questions from the members about the radio. Thanks guys for putting on a very interesting and entertaining program.                               











Pat, KPC                                      Tony, KMO





                  KJUH, KQB, KPX                           KSQ, KPC





The meeting was adjourned at 8:05 pm.


                                                73, Jim, KJUH