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by DaveK
Tue Apr 17, 2018 10:00 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - April 19, 2018 - 5 Minute Destinations
Replies: 4
Views: 441

OAUSA Net - April 19, 2018 - 5 Minute Destinations

It's time once again for the OAUSA version of the outdoor travel advisor. The net will be a great opportunity to get some ideas for future outdoor adventures. The "5 Minute" idea is our way of getting as many participants as possible, as they each have 5 minutes for their adventure. Each will post i...
by DaveK
Mon Apr 16, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: GENERAL HAM RADIO & APRS
Replies: 6
Views: 100

Re: GENERAL HAM RADIO & APRS

There are a number of reasons for using APRS, One of the more important ones is to keep track of the other members of the group. If we are spread out for any reason, we will want to locate the lost or injured member. While we should be able to receive simplex beacons from everyone without the benefi...
by DaveK
Mon Apr 16, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: EXPEDITION RUN REPORTS
Topic: North Rim Grand Canyon 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 9

North Rim Grand Canyon 2018

PARASHANT - NORTH RIM GRAND CANYON - ARIZONA STRIP We will be visiting a portion of north west Arizona that goes by several names. For some reason, we seem to have settled on "the Parashant" as the correct one. We ill be visiting several sites on the rim as well as some of the other incredibly scen...
by DaveK
Sun Apr 15, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: MEALS
Replies: 14
Views: 145

Re: MEALS

See my comments in blue. All, I'm bringing all the ingredients for my meals but I would appreciate some sous chef assistance from those with frying pans in my group. I have a frying pan and will help with any meal prep and clean-up you need For my breakfast if we will be spending a leisurely day in ...
by DaveK
Sat Apr 14, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: MEALS
Replies: 14
Views: 145

Re: MEALS

All 1. On the beverage question, It seems like a compromise may be a good approach. While I plan on making coffee and orange juice for my breakfast, not everyone will do so, (which is not a problem.) For my lunches, I expect that each person would provide their own. For evening time, I plan on bring...
by DaveK
Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: OAUSA AMATEUR RADIO NET PREVIEW
Topic: OAUSA Net - April 12, 2018 - Outdoor Product Reviews
Replies: 18
Views: 7649

Re: OAUSA Net - April 12, 2018 - Outdoor Product Reviews

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by DaveK
Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: NEW MEMBER CHECK-IN
Topic: The new guy
Replies: 2
Views: 18

Re: The new guy

Ron

Welcome to OAUSA!!!

We have several upcoming events which you may want to consider, including a Field Day operation in the local mountains. Also we do a weekly outdoor net on Thursdays at 7:30PM.
by DaveK
Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: OFF-TOPIC DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Looking for volunteers and members in So Cal
Replies: 1
Views: 122

Re: Looking for volunteers and members in So Cal

Ron

Please feel free to announce this on our nets.
by DaveK
Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: GENERAL HAM RADIO & APRS
Replies: 6
Views: 100

Re: GENERAL HAM RADIO & APRS

Jeeper With regard to the Yaesu 400, our resident expert is Hector, who, I believe, will be running one on the trip. I will defer to his expertise for some of your questions. Subject to his input, here are my thoughts: 1. The Yaesu 400 comes with a GPS and an internal TNC. It is ready to function in...
by DaveK
Thu Apr 12, 2018 11:10 am
Forum: PARASHANT & NORTH RIM EXPEDITION 2018
Topic: MEALS
Replies: 14
Views: 145

Re: MEALS

Comments: 1. I corrected the dates on the meal chart for Group 2. 2. With regard to the dates for the Bar 10, I believe that we should still plan on having those meals ready, just in case we have a refrigerator or ice chest that goes bad and takes the food with it. I have one dinner for the Bar 10 ...

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