Metro DX Club Meeting
Minutes for Sept. 17th, 2010
meeting was called to order by vice president W9ILY due to our President
K9MDO’s absence. We welcomed two visitors to the meeting: W9HW, Dave and N9XR,
reported on several activities:
picnic was held at AF9H's QTH on August 21. A total of 17 members and guests had
a great time.
N2WB, had his photo published in the August “CQ” (page 92) doing tower work.
CQWW DX CW, the following members reported scores: W9OA, W9ILY, NV9X, N9LAH,
WB9Z, W9PDS, N9WK, K9CJ and KM9M. Great activity!
noted that CQ magazine has begun listing those entrants who received a “red
card” or a “yellow card” for violation of the rules. Four stations were
noted who had "unverifiable contacts” and/or “unclaimed assistance”.
It is most important to be sure your entry category is correct.
DX club came in 6th in overall scoring for all ARRL DX International club
competition entries for 2009 with over 1.2 million points.
mentioned upcoming contests.
resumed WEB page updates as Pat, W9PDS, has both business and family activities
that are fully occupying his time. Any corrections or updates to the WEB page
should be sent to John (email@example.com).
reported that ST0 (
noted that we will probably lose one country in the near future, Malyj Vysotskij,
R1MV (MV Island) due a new lease agreement between
a split the pot raffle and K9PY was the lucky winner.
welcomes two new members: K9WJL- Bill Lieb of
program was "3X5A Contest station" by the Voodoo contest group.
N9AKR for providing the refreshments. Next
month’s refreshments will be provided by K9PY.
the meeting were W9ILY, K9PY, K9BWQ, N9AKR, K9CJ, W9NKV, AF9H, AI9L, our newest
member N9XR and guest W9HW.