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Central Oklahoma

Chapter 63

 

CURRENT OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS:

QCWA CHAPTER 63 HAM HOLIDAY MEETING

On July 28, 2018, we will be in the Will Rogers Room on the second floor (use elevator or stairs and follow 
signs.) Access by main front entrance on east side of building and closer to NW Expressway. Meeting is 11:00 a.m. 
to 12:00 noon. Hotel policy is no food and only covered drinks in meeting room. Two food trucks will be in the 
parking lot adjacent to the Ham Holiday space. Ham Holiday is in the Tower Hotel, 3233 NW Expressway, Oklahoma 
City, OK, (Northwest Expressway and North Independence behind the 7-Eleven store!) just North of the 
Integris/Baptist Hospital.
judy & jc    jc

CHAPTER 63 2016 ANNUAL MEETING PICTURES:

    
Please scroll down to near bottom of page for a picture of officers for 2016 
at the Annual Meeting on Saturday, January 23, 2016, at the Iron Skillet.

JOIN QCWA CHAPTER 63:

Were you first licensed 25 or more years ago?  If so, we would like to invite you
to join the QCWA and Central Oklahoma Chapter 63. 
Link to Word Version of Application Form
Link to PDF Version of Application Form
If we really worked at it do you think we could get a new ribbon similar to the ones 
below that Gene Nailon earned for us?
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ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Chapter 63 dues for each year are due during January for all yearly pay members. These are 
separate from National QCWA dues. THE QCWA NATIONAL RULES DEEM THAT YOU CANNOT BE A MEMBER 
OF CHAPTER 63 UNLESS YOU BELONG TO NATIONAL FIRST. NATIONAL DUES MUST BE PAID DIRECTLY TO 
THE NATIONAL QCWA, NOT TO OUR CHAPTER. Go to www.qcwa.org then click button Join/Renew and 
follow the instructions to join or renew and to pay the required dues. PLEASE SEND EITHER 
$5 FOR YOUR YEARLY CHAPTER 63 DUES, MULTIPLES OF $5 FOR MULTIPLE YEARS, OR $100 FOR A 
LIFETIME CHAPTER MEMBERSHIP TO OUR SECRETARY/TREASURER: OPEN; J. C. K5JCN TEMPORARY 1-20-2018
Howard O. Wise, Jr., WD5IDB, became a SK July 14, 2017.

NETS:

QCWA W5AS Chapter 63 Memorial Net:

FREQ: 3.9125 MHz +/- 2 KHz (LSB) Freq. chosen by Net Control
Every Sunday, 7:30 a.m. (Early Bird--6:00 a.m.)
Sadly, Howard O. Wise, WD5IDB, former Net Manager became a SK on July 14, 2017. The trustee is . The Net Manager is . Link to W5AS Monthly Report

K5DLE Memorial "Elmering" Net:

FREQ: 146.790 MHz, 100 Hz tone. (- offset)
Every Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.
The trustee is Skip, N5CFM.
The Net Manager is Mike, W5KSU.
Link to K5DLE Monthly Report

W5HXL Memorial Net:

Sadly, Howard O. Wise, WD5IDB, former Net Manager became a SK on July 14, 2017. 
Every Thursday, 7:00 p.m.
FREQ: 146.790 MHz, 100 Hz tone. (- offset)
The trustee is Lyeal, W5SJC.
The Net Manager is Lyeal, W5SJC.
Link to W5HXL Monthly Report

QCWA National CW Net

Wednesday, 7.035 MHz, 7:00 p.m. CST.  Dave Johnson, AD5MH (Chapter 63 member) and Rajah Grady, AG4HR, 
share Net Control.  Dave uses the QCWA call W2MM/5 and Raj uses W2MM/4. During the Winter months at 7:30 p.m. CST,
the net moves to 3.535 MHz where Dave and Raj use their own calls.  About March or April the QSY to 80 meters is 
dropped and the net is only on 40 meters. The 20 meter net at 10:00 a.m. CST has been cancelled.

COFFEES:

Weekday Morning Coffee:

Changed to Whataburger, on NW 36th East of N. MacArthur Intersection, 
8:00 a.m., Monday through Friday, Warr Acres.

QRP Breakfast/Coffee:

The QRP Breakfast/Coffee, 4th Saturday of month, has been discontinued.

The OKC Lunch Bunch

The OKC Lunch Bunch (OKOL) is a group of friends interested in all aspects of amateur radio. 
We gather the 4th Friday of every month to share information, swap stories, ask questions, and 
generally enjoy good food while talking about our favorite activity - being a HAM.
We meet at Ingrid's Kitchen, 12:00 noon, 4th Friday of month, 3701 N. Youngs, OKC (NW corner 
of NW 36th St. and Youngs.)

Oklahoma Central VHF Club

Meetings Second Wednesday of each month at GOLDEN CORRAL (5702 NW Expressway, 
Oklahoma City, OK) 
Lunch:  11:00 a.m.
Meeting starts approx. 11:45 a.m.
 
Bring a friend and enjoy the food and fellowship!!

QCWA CHAPTER 63 CONSTITUTION & BY-LAWS:

Link to PDF Version of Constitution

PICTURES:

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Officers for 2016

Right to Left: President Jerry Sams N5KNU; Vice President Don Kelly K5UOS, (SK 3-21-2016); Sec/Treasurer Howard Wise WD5IDB (SK 7/14/2017); Director Ron Clinton WD5HUT; Director Oscar Staudt WB5GCX; Webmaster Lyeal Amos W5SJC; Not present: Director Bill Hoag K5URM; Director Scott Foster K5PBJ.

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Website updated October 15, 2018

MEMORIALS:

Link to Gene Nailon, K5DLE, Silent Key Memorial