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Meeting (to be) held from 18:00-20:00 on 2016/01/28 in Zepler CLS Lecture Room


Amateur Radio

Licence exams

  • One going on today
  • Next full date - Saturday 5th March. Bit tight for Intermediate practicals, so Foundation and Full only this date. Deadline 19th Feb

Next month's events

  • Decide on events for February
    • Chris is happy to do more Wireless Network related talks, please suggest topics.
    • Phil had an idea for a talk but I can't remember what it was.
    • Talk to the guy who makes the End-fed Zepps.
  • Put events on wiki/facebook/Futureworlds
    • Construction evening next doing
    • Chris talk in three weeks' time (along with meeting)
  • New Forest ISS SSTV reception
  • Outing on the common

SUSU funding round 2

  • We got the funded we wanted for extra licence exam books
    • SUSU said the money should be in our account by 31st January
    • Darren will check money has gone into our account
      • The money hadn't gone in last time Darren checked but he's not checked too recently.

New Southampton Repeater

  • GB7SU
  • This already is also GB3IW on the Isle of Wight that covers bits of Southampton

Stock of people who need to pay for club kit used

  • Should be a book with the money tin to see what is outstanding
  • Stock items with purchaser unknown (according to last meeting minutes):
    • 1.6ish m of ladder line (pay Tyler)
    • 1 BNC connector (pay Tyler)
    • 1 BNC connector (pay Club)
    • 3m ish of RG58 (pay Tyler)

Shirt and Fleece orders

  • Plan to put in order on Saturday 30th January
  • Needs name, callsign, nickname, size and deposit before then
    • £17-ish for polo shirts (£10 deposit)
    • £25-ish for fleeces (£15 deposit)


  • Tyler got hold of VPDCI but Tony is away until after Christmas and has not heard anything back from E&F
  • No updates from Tyler.
  • Tyler will prod.

SUWS WordPress Site

  • Add photos and presentation to end of term post


QSL Card Competition

  • Darren decided to order these from Vistaprint as we can get more for our money and they card is slightly lighter so meets IARU restrictions.
  • Need to design rear face of card
    • Darren now knows what to put on it

Member list update

  • Done

Amateur Radio AOB

  • Anything?

Joint Agenda

Anyone need to mailing list?

AGM reminder

  • 17th March 2016 at 18:45
  • PLEASE consider being a committee member, because we will be losing a few next year.

AOB (Joint)


See SOWN Agenda