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by ScanBoston
21 Nov 2020 19:12
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: New England Digital Swap Net MARC DMR NE-WIDE WEEKLY MON 9PM
Replies: 1
Views: 177

New England Digital Swap Net MARC DMR NE-WIDE WEEKLY MON 9PM

New England Digital Swap Net MARC DMR NE-WIDE WEEKLY MON at 9PM EST (they moved it) after the NE-WIDE DMR NET which is at 8PM
They also have listings online at https://groups.io/g/NewEnglandDigitalSwapNet
by ScanBoston
01 Oct 2020 10:49
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: NEAR-Fest and the Road Ahead
Replies: 1
Views: 452

Re: NEAR-Fest and the Road Ahead

I just bought myself one of these....... If you love NEAR-Fest like I do don't overlook this deal. Look at what you get.. for a lifetime. "We are going to offer a special “VIP Pass” to NEAR-Fest for those who really want to see us through this difficult and trying time. It will be good for the perso...
by ScanBoston
12 Sep 2020 10:24
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: NEAR-Fest and the Road Ahead
Replies: 1
Views: 452

NEAR-Fest and the Road Ahead

NEAR-Fest and the Road Ahead Dear Friends of NEAR-Fest: Now that NEAR-Fest XXVII and XXVIII have been cancelled there are some important issues with which we must deal..... First, this is going to be a major hit on our treasury because, notwithstanding the reason we are being canceled, we have contr...
by ScanBoston
02 Jul 2020 01:55
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: NEAR-Fest XXVIII has been cancelled.
Replies: 8
Views: 963

NEAR-Fest XXVIII has been cancelled.

From NEAR-Fest’s MisterMike Dear Club/Organization President: You may have already know that the Deerfield Fair Association voted reluctantly but overwhelmingly to cancel the 2020 Fair at a special meeting on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020, Ben, KB1NZN, and I are members. We were at the meeting and voted ...
by ScanBoston
22 Apr 2020 15:52
Forum: Website and Message Board Discussion
Topic: MSP ALL Known TalkGroups
Replies: 4
Views: 1243

Re: MSP ALL Known TalkGroups

The thing is some of us hate the Radio Reference site as it is riddled with errors or things posted from lists that don't exist. The folks on this site try to have everything be confirmed from listening. So the two lists are different, to begin with. Also, All talkgroups aren't on every site so how ...
by ScanBoston
22 Apr 2020 07:22
Forum: Website and Message Board Discussion
Topic: MSP ALL Known TalkGroups
Replies: 4
Views: 1243

Re: MSP ALL Known TalkGroups

If we decide to do this (and I understand the pros and cons) we should put the analog and the digital ones side by side in the same list. The whole state will be slowly transitioning that way eventually anyways.
by ScanBoston
11 Mar 2020 05:09
Forum: Website and Administrator Announcements
Topic: New Membership Restriction (Update)
Replies: 4
Views: 9276

Re: New Membership Restriction

It's the Coronavirus isn't it?
by ScanBoston
02 Mar 2020 09:04
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Chicopee Flea is next Saturday March 7th
Replies: 8
Views: 7436

Re: Chicopee Flea is next Saturday March 7th

Okay we have less than a week to program are radios so that we all stay in touch out there. Without any help from the others I'll wing it. I guess Paxton 146.970 114.8 or Worcester 146.480 107.2 when we get out of range of Waltham 449.075 88.5. Then MT Tom 146.940 127.3 Or maybe Feeding Hills 927.80...
by ScanBoston
25 Feb 2020 09:47
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Chicopee Flea is next Saturday March 7th
Replies: 8
Views: 7436

Re: Chicopee Flea is next Saturday March 7th

Still looking for the best repeaters out there for the trip for us to all stay in touch however on the lunch stop I think this should help https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/massach ... XEE9LwVu0A
by ScanBoston
20 Feb 2020 09:09
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Chicopee Flea is next Saturday March 7th
Replies: 8
Views: 7436

Re: Chicopee Flea is next Saturday March 7th

While I have you what are the best ham repeaters to use out there or on the way out so we can all be in touch when all of us loose the eastern ma ones?
by ScanBoston
19 Feb 2020 07:07
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Chicopee Flea is next Saturday March 7th
Replies: 8
Views: 7436

Re: Chicopee Flea is next Saturday March 7th

I had heard they had a great Prime Rib?
by ScanBoston
16 Feb 2020 13:55
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Chicopee Flea is next Saturday March 7th
Replies: 8
Views: 7436

Chicopee Flea is next Saturday March 7th

Mount Tom Amatuer Repeater Association Flea Market in Chicopee Saturday March 7, 2020 Castle of Knights 1599 Memorial Drive, Chicopee, MA 01020 Masspike West. Take exit 5 (Rte. 33) off the Turnpike. Bear to the right to the first traffic light. Turn left onto Memorial Drive and travel north for abou...
by ScanBoston
19 Jan 2020 18:05
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Algonquin Flea Market Sat Feb 15th Marlborough
Replies: 0
Views: 3245

Algonquin Flea Market Sat Feb 15th Marlborough

Algonquin Amateur Radio Club FLEA MARKET Saturday, February 15, 2020 Marlborough 1Lt Charles W. Whitcomb School (formerly Intermediate/Middle School) 25 Union St. or off Bolton St. (Rt. 85) Marlborough, Massachusetts Time: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM General Admission: $5.00 VEC Exams: 9:00 AM https://www.qs...
by ScanBoston
18 Jan 2020 05:37
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Winterfest 2020 Whitman K of C January 18th 9am-1pm
Replies: 10
Views: 2235

Re: Winterfest 2020 Whitman K of C January 18th 9am-1pm

See you all in Whitman today! Ned (W1NED) and I (K1BOS) are meeting at The Cow Bell Cafe tomorrow in Whitman at 8am if anyone wants to join us before the flea? Address: 25 South Ave, Whitman, MA 02382 Menu: cowbellscafe.com WinterFest 2020: The First Best HamFest of the Year! Saturday January 18th, ...
by ScanBoston
11 Jan 2020 08:36
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Winterfest 2020 Whitman K of C January 18th 9am-1pm
Replies: 10
Views: 2235

Re: Winterfest 2020 Whitman K of C January 18th 9am-1pm

I just can't get use to you with a new call! You will always be N1ZZN in my head.
by ScanBoston
10 Jan 2020 13:08
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Winterfest 2020 Whitman K of C January 18th 9am-1pm
Replies: 10
Views: 2235

Winterfest 2020 Whitman K of C January 18th 9am-1pm

WinterFest 2020 Saturday-January 18th 9am-1pm. The First Best HamFest of the Year thrown by the Whitman Amateur Radio Club at the K of C Hall Rt. 18 Whitman MA. $5 entry fee with Raffle Prizes (drawn at noon) VE testing sessions for Tech/General/Extra Refreshments. Flyer at http://www.wa1npo.org/WF/...
by ScanBoston
29 Oct 2019 08:34
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: FARA-FEST Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 Bourne
Replies: 2
Views: 1280

Re: FARA-FEST Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 Bourne

I did speak with Mr. KX1M himself this morning and he is planning on having one of his spectacular breakfasts-es this Saturday at the iHOP in Southboro. So we will attend that and then jump on 495 south towards the Bourne FARA Flea and use all frequencies on the way down probably arriving a little l...
by ScanBoston
20 Oct 2019 17:28
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: FARA-FEST Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 Bourne
Replies: 2
Views: 1280

FARA-FEST Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 Bourne

FARA-FEST
When: Saturday, Nov 2, 2019
Where: Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical High School, 220 Sandwich Rd, Bourne, MA 02532, USA
Annual FARA-Fest ham radio flea market. http://www.falara.org/activities/fara-fest
by ScanBoston
17 Oct 2019 11:31
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: Last MIT Flea this Sunday
Replies: 0
Views: 1017

Last MIT Flea this Sunday

Last MIT Flea market for the year is this Sunday at 9am. http://web.mit.edu/w1mx/www/swapfest/sw ... 019.10.pdf Note: Head Of the Charles is also going on this weekend.
by ScanBoston
15 Oct 2019 07:26
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: NEAR-Fest is not Optional!!! Oct 11th & 12th 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 2832

Re: NEAR-Fest is not Optional!!! Oct 11th & 12th 2019

It was no mud bowl. We had excellent weather both days with Friday being the nicest. Friday was windy on the tents but in 60's mostly sunny. Saturday was cooler but less wind and sun but no rain. The sun came out near the end of Saturday and it warmed up for the clean up. May 1st and 2nd is the next...
by ScanBoston
10 Oct 2019 13:26
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: NEAR-Fest is not Optional!!! Oct 11th & 12th 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 2832

Re: NEAR-Fest is not Optional!!! Oct 11th & 12th 2019

Just picked up the burgers and rolls for the GEMOTO/PRA Tent. Rain or shine I'll be there both days as NEAR-Fest is not optional! I'll be on EPSOM first thing tomorrow.
by ScanBoston
09 Oct 2019 12:35
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: NEAR-Fest is not Optional!!! Oct 11th & 12th 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 2832

Re: NEAR-Fest is not Optional!!! Oct 11th & 12th 2019

So are any of us scanner heads going and if so should we plan a get together??
by ScanBoston
07 Oct 2019 14:23
Forum: Area Amateur Radio
Topic: NEAR-Fest is not Optional!!! Oct 11th & 12th 2019
Replies: 13
Views: 2832

NEAR-Fest is not Optional!!! Oct 11th & 12th 2019

NEARfest is not optional! NEAR-Fest XXVI Oct 11th & 12th, 2019 Deerfield, New Hampshire NEAR-Fest XXV https://near-fest.com/ is this Friday and Saturday. Scott let us all know if your coming up??? Below is this year's official frequency list. The W1ASS Epsom NH repeater 443.850. Its 88.5 both in and...