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-The 285 TechConnect Radio Club meets on the 1st Saturday of every month, at 10AM. Exceptions are in July due to Field Day, November for the [[techfests|Fall TechFest]], ​and December for the club Holiday Luncheon.+The 285 TechConnect Radio Club meets on the 1st Saturday of every month, at 10AM. Exceptions are in July due to Field Day and December for the club Holiday Luncheon.
  
 We usually hold our meetings at the [[http://​www.intercanyonfire.org/​|Intercanyon Fire Department]] Station #3 on US-285 about 8.5 miles southwest of C-470 and US-285 intersection,​ just before Windy Point on the north side of the highway. The address is 8445 South US 285, Morrison, CO 80465. We usually hold our meetings at the [[http://​www.intercanyonfire.org/​|Intercanyon Fire Department]] Station #3 on US-285 about 8.5 miles southwest of C-470 and US-285 intersection,​ just before Windy Point on the north side of the highway. The address is 8445 South US 285, Morrison, CO 80465.
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   * April 6th: CW and Morse code show'​n'​tell,​ demo, and discussion. We'll have keys, keyers, and practice oscillators,​ including some vintage keys, plus the opportunity for in-room Morse QSOs. {{ :​technical:​morse_cw_apr_2019.pdf |Morse Code, Keys, and Accessories}} -- [[2019_mcw_links|Links from presentation]]   * April 6th: CW and Morse code show'​n'​tell,​ demo, and discussion. We'll have keys, keyers, and practice oscillators,​ including some vintage keys, plus the opportunity for in-room Morse QSOs. {{ :​technical:​morse_cw_apr_2019.pdf |Morse Code, Keys, and Accessories}} -- [[2019_mcw_links|Links from presentation]]
   * May 4th: Our pizza party got postponed until June. Bill - NØCU talked about debugging an SWR problem, and Frank - KØFEI talked about single-board computers.   * May 4th: Our pizza party got postponed until June. Bill - NØCU talked about debugging an SWR problem, and Frank - KØFEI talked about single-board computers.
-  ​* **June 1st:** Annual pizza party, and show'​n'​tell day. Bring your cool stuff and homebrew projects to share with the club.+  * June 1st: Annual pizza party, and show'​n'​tell day. Bring your cool stuff and homebrew projects to share with the club. Bill - NØCU gave a presentation on HF signal propogation. {{ :​technical:​hf_prop.pdf |Slides}}, {{ :​technical:​hf_prop.pptx |Slides}} ​
   * July - No Meeting, due to [[http://​www.arrl.org/​field-day|Field Day]]   * July - No Meeting, due to [[http://​www.arrl.org/​field-day|Field Day]]
-  * August 3rd +  * August 3rd: Larry -- KØNA will talk about improving an HF preamplifier and measuring ferrite beads for RFI suppression. The membership will likely vote on formally cancelling the Techfest. We will also solicit input on the future direction of the club, and possible club projects. 
-  * September 7th +  * September 7th: Frank - KØFEI will give a presentation on 3D printing. He will be bringing a 3D printer and demonstrating the printing process. Frank will explain how to make a case for a [[http://​nwdigitalradio.com/​product/​draws-digital-radio-amateur-workstation/​|NW Digital Radio Pi hat]] on a Raspberry Pi and submit it to [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Thingiverse|Thingiverse]] for production. He will also go through how to download a 3D project to be printed. Come and learn what you need to know to 3D print, using your own printer, one at a local school or library, or on Thingiverse. 
-  * October 5th +  ​* **October 5th** 
-  * November 2nd: [[techfests|Fall Techfest]]+  * November 2nd: [[techfests|Fall Techfest]] ​has been cancelled. We will have our regularly scheduled meeting.
   * December 7th: Holiday Lunch, 11AM at [[http://​www.jjmadwells.net/​|JJ Madwell'​s]],​ 26412 Main Street, Conifer, CO. ([[https://​goo.gl/​maps/​o4Ewa5HsLSv|Map]])   * December 7th: Holiday Lunch, 11AM at [[http://​www.jjmadwells.net/​|JJ Madwell'​s]],​ 26412 Main Street, Conifer, CO. ([[https://​goo.gl/​maps/​o4Ewa5HsLSv|Map]])
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