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Meeting (to be) held from 18:00-20:00 on 2014/02/06 in Zepler CLS Lecture Room


Amateur Radio

Licence Exams

  • List of full exam dates here
  • Next full date: 1st March 1400 -- Deadline has passed.
    • Chris 0
    • Rick
    • Malton
  • Next next full date: 2nd May -- talk to Henry
  • Intermediate:
    • Peter
  • Foundation:
    • ...


  • Workshop this Saturday. 10am B32 Access Grid Room
  • Harwell Rally on Sunday -- Talk to Phil to see if arranging a lift is a possibility.

Loaning kit

  • Something like SOWN[at]HOME Node load agreement form needed so we have recourse if a member does not return a loaned piece of kit. -- Soft-assigned to Schmendrick


  • Possibility of a room in Building 16
  • Southampton Makerspace
    • Possibility of lending the Discone to the makerspace.
      • Set up WebSDR?
      • How much notice would we want to be able to give to get it back if we needed it?
        • 1 month seems reasonable. This would depend on how the antenna was sited.

People's radio goals for the year (inc. non radio goals)

  • What do people want to do?
    • HF IP network
    • More operating
    • Graeme wants a very cold outing - Graeme to arrange weather
      • Bring a laptop so that members can get used to the logging software
    • Shack
    • Get more instructors ordained
    • Monthly net? (Experimental repeater)
      • Schmendrick to organise a Doodle Poll and email the club.
  • Fox hunt (no real foxes... don't hurt us)

Club Storage

  • Zepler cupboard
  • Increased occupancy of cage 9

Corporate sponsorship

  • SUSU have been emailed
  • need to decide what items we would like
  • First Newsletter -- Start writing it now, aim to have it in by end of Feb. Then one after Easter.
    • Coordinated by El Presidente

Money from SUSU

  • Money was for the educational development stuff.

Kit wishlist

Joint Agenda

  • SUSU Mandatory Training (Schmendrick) -- Attending on the 10th Feb at 1800.
  • Bother the RSGB about data (Graeme)
  • Schmendrick to send Constitutional Ammendments to David Martin (VP Dem)
  • AOB
  • Deal with email


See SOWN Agenda