Author Archives: Dave Casler, KEØOG (Webmaster)

About Dave Casler, KEØOG (Webmaster)

Ham radio operator for over 40 years, Dave Casler holds Amateur Extra class call sign KEØOG. He is the webmaster for the Montrose Amateur Radio Club and is happy to receive articles and photos from club members. Dave enjoys HF SSB ragchewing, PSK-31, APRS, and software-defined radio (SDR).

Correction: Baofeng UV-5RX3 is FM only, not DMR

Sorry for the confusion.

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Giveaway of Baofeng UV-5RX3 Triband Radio Tonight at Club Meeting

Folks, I will be giving away a Baofeng UV-5RX3 triband radio this evening. The radio was sent to me for review and is a nice one, operating both FM and DMR on 2 meters, 1.25 meters (222 MHz, unusual!) and … Continue reading

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Take Note: Lew French Email Compromise

Lew reports someone has taken control of his email lists and is sending out suspicious emails with Google-docs types of attachments. Please put these emails straight into your spam folder and don’t open them. If you have opened them and … Continue reading

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DOD Provisional Timeslot on WWV and WWVH

Steve Schroder, our club vice president and Delta County AUXCOM representative, asked me to post this message from Army MARS: From April 20 to 3 May, WWV and WWVH will broadcast a DOD message at 10 minutes past the hour … Continue reading

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Feb 2018 Meeting Minutes

Here are the minutes as approved at the March meeting: MARC Meeting Minutes Feb 15, 2019 Meeting called to order by President Ken at 7:00 pm Ken asked for floor nominations for 2019 officers. No floor nominations. Guests, Doug Spenser … Continue reading

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Minutes January 2019

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Club Members Participate in Winter Field Day

Lew French led the Winter Field Day effort. Here is his report submitted to Greg Fisher of Montrose County: On January 26 and 27, 2018 Montrose County RACES (RACES) participated in Winter Field Day (WFD), www.winterfieldday.com., as an exercise to … Continue reading

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Club Members Support Silverton Ultra Marathon

Chris Depuy, KBØITG, Don, KEØNUA, Lew, KØLMF, and Royce, AAØJD, supported the 2018 Silverton Ultra Marathon. Don worked the Aid 1 station at Molas Pass as seen here. Lew and Royce worked the Aid 5 station at Bandera Mine. Chris, … Continue reading

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Hard Rock 100 Photo Ouray Aid Station

Sent by John Renzelman:

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Club Member Jim Adams takes Selfie with Fox-1D Satellite

Club member Jim Adams, AAØCW, had his picture snapped from space. He was operating the Fox-1D “cubesat” satellite. You can see him as a faint red patch just above the lens flare. Jim writes that AO-92 or Fox-1D is a … Continue reading

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