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Contact Information

Section Name:
Kansas
Contact:
Ron Cowan- KBØDTI Section Manager
Daytime Phone:
913-757-4455
Evening Phone:
913-757-3758
Email:
kb0dti@arrl.net

Basic Information

Division:
Midwest
Description:

                                                                                        Updated Jun 20

 Silent Keys

WØKKS- Daniel Cox, Liberal

KCØKJL- Karen Hess, Liberal

KBØSHB- Stan Weir, Haysville

KCØHRM- Carl Brewer, Paola

WAØEAF- Gary Mayfield, Marquette

KAØBHO-Terry Hoss, Topeka

NØQMB-Jim Lasseter, Spring Hill

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Around The Section

KØEQH reports: Western Kansas ARC hosted a picnic at Matt's, KDØEZS, in Tribune, in April. Good food and friends from several states. A interesting program on digital HF operation, FT-8,  by Nate, KEØLBI, was well received.

Rod, KØEQH

Mine Creek Hamfest  February 3 Downtown LaCygne at the Community Building.  Opens at Nine. D&L will be there as will Northwall Tinkerers and Experimenters. There will be a couple of guys building coax jumpers too. Need more info about Novice Rig Round Up? Doug will be there to answer those questions. For info. contact KBØDTI@arrl.net  or 913-757-3758   TI 147.285

In W.A.R.C. Grounded Grid KD0WAT details his and KD0WAUs successful portable operation at Teter Rock near Cassoday for our QSO party. Their mixed mode effort pulled in 273 contacts.

At Johnson County RAC meeting N0GSG, WA0CBW and KY0F demonstrated methods of soldering that included surface mount techniques.

Wichita Area Hamfest was very well attended this year and all the tables were full of interesting items.  W.A.R.C. brought in the Yaesu Rep., there was a YL meeting and the cap people were back as well. Valley Center club did a great job putting the event together.                                                          

Johnson County is running a Fusion C4FM net on 440 with good participation.                                                                                                  

Wichita area amateurs have been exploring FLDIGI for emergency communications and coordinating using 146.79 in a net format.

Johnson County is running a Fusion C4FM net on 440 with good participation.

Hiawatha ARC is celebrating 50 years as a club in 2016, 49 as a League affiliate.

====================================================================                October  2017 Reports

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~NET ACTIVITY ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
Kansas.Nets-------Sessions---Check-in--messages------Managers. --------------
 
Ks.Sideband.Net----------31-------698----53----- Open
 
Ks.Phone.Net--------------19-------239------82-----Open
 
Ks.AM.Weather.Net------31-------872----788-----WB0YWZ- Louie
                                         
Ks.Weather.Net-----------31-------888
----817-----WB0YWZ- Louie
 
Central.States.Tfc.Net---26------1516-----27-----KE0DL--Dave
 
QKS.CW.NTS.Tfc.Net---50-------154------40-----NB0Z----James
 
QKS-SS.Slow.Speed-----5---------15-------1----WD0ESF--Mike
 
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~STATION-ACTIVITY~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
Call-----Messages.--Orig---Rec----Sent-----Deliver----Total
 
NB0Z ------------------0-----43-------37--------1---------81
KB0DTI----------------0-----29--------5--------6----------40
 
~~~~~~~~~~~PUBLIC SERVICE HONOR ROLL(PSHR)~~~~~~~~~                                 
Categories>>>>   1.   2.    3.    4.   5.   6.   T  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

KB0DTI Ron          40   40   20  5   0     0    105

Room for more doers here:

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Emergency Contacts:

SATERN Liaison: Rich Britain-NØENO  Lenexa   Kansas and Western MO Division Net Tuesdays 8:30 pm on 3.820+/- 10   PSK31 Tuesdays 9:00pm on 3.5795U
 
MARS Liaison: John Halladay- KAØJMO, Lawrence

Kansas MARS: Mike Woolverton- WBØZPW, Overland Park
 

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~KANSAS ARRL NTS NETS ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
NET NAME   MGR.  DAY  TIME.  Freq.

Ks Sideband Net-------- OPEN     Dy. 6:30 PM 3920 kHz
Ks Phone Net-----------  OPEN     MWF 6:45 AM 3920 kHz
Ks Phone Net----------- OPEN      S,S 8:00 AM 3920 kHz
Ks AM Weather Net------ WB0YWZ Dy 7:00 AM 3920 kHz
Ks Weather Net--------- WB0YWZ Dy. 6:00 PM 3920 kHz
Central States Tfc Net--KY0O M-F 12:30 PM 7253.5 kHz
QKS CW NTS Tfc Net----- NB0Z Dy 7:00 PM 3547 kHz
QKS CW NTS Tfc Net----- NB0Z Dy 10:00 PM 3547 kHz
QKS-SS Slow Speed Net-- WD0ESF Mon. 7:30 PM 3547 kHz
 
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~TENTH REGION NET REPORT ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
TEN

XX  Sessions,  XXX (QTC)messages, KS represented XX % of net sessions by  NBØZ
 
Dave W0SS/Mgr. Meets daily at 7:45PM and 9:30PM on 3.562 MHz
 

DAY TEN (SSB)
KS represented  Ø % of net sessions.   Position: OPEN. Ask me about it.
Meets M-W-F 10:00A on 7280

-------------------------------------------------------------                                                        Digital Rep:  OPEN

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~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ KANSAS INDEPENDENT NETS~~~~~~~~~~~~~
 
NET-NAME---------SESSIONS---CHECK-INS----Msgs.--- REPORTER

Mine Creek ARC----------4-----------24--------0------KB0DTI
 
Wheat State Wrls ---------4----------26---------0------KB0DTI
 
Central Kansas QCWA--4-----------29---------0------N0LL
 
US Center ARC-----------
5-----------27---------0------N0LL
 
Wheat Shocker------------0-----------00---------0------
 
Wheat Shocker 440-------0-----------00---------0------

Independence ARC-------0-------------0---------0-----K1ISH

Pilot Knob ARC------------0------------00---------0-----QRZ

South East KS ARC------0------------00---------0-----KA0EGE

Reno CO ARA ------------5----------115----------0------K0RCJ

Western Kansas 160-----0----------000---------0------KD0EZS
 
K-Link Systerm------------5----------115----------0------N0MXI 


Room for more here :

Links:
Kansas Information Website, Kansas QSO Party, Club Resources , Ensor Museum and Park

Kansas Officials

  • Ron Cowan

    Section Manager,
    Section Traffic Manager

    Ron D. Cowan KB0DTI

  • Laurance Staples

    Public Info Coordinator

    Laurance S. Staples W0AIB

  • Michael Stewart

    Official Observer Coordinator

    Michael D. Stewart N0TU

  • Richard Johnson

    State Government Liaison

    Richard C. Johnson K0RCJ

  • William Brinker

    Technical Coordinator

    William R. Brinker WA0CBW

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