[Fwd: [JOTAskedbook] Colorado JOTA Group]
DARYLE BROOKS wrote:
> Hello to All. Name here is Daryle. My call is WB7TNE. I have been involved in JOTA with a local Colorado,USA BSA Troop number 667.
> This is an active Troop in the Denver Council,specifically Gateway District. Myself and other Hams,most of which are Adult Scouters,
> have put on a program that includes Cub Scouts,fot several years. A couple of individuals,Jeff Boyd (KC0EVL) and Ralph Williams (N0IDB,recent SK),have been of great assistance in this endeavour. Also, Tim Besler,KC0AJG,and Eagle Scout with the Troop,who was sparked to acheive a Technician Class license throught the Radio Badge Course,has been of great assistance in our cause.We,as a group,present the Radio Badge for Boy Scouts,usng the
> Official Scout Radio Badge Book. We adjust the format within the parameters for acheiving the Radio Badge.
> Our activities include a radio related building project ,including a foxfinder antenna,a fox hunt using throwaway laptops such as 286's on packet,hf activities,and radio orienteering which allows the Scouts to strengthen their abilities to use a compass in a proper fashion.We hope to be able to access the IRLP this year from our location to make contact with as many Scouts as possible ,keeping in mind the fun aspect of Ham Radio.
> We do this over a three day weekend campout and most usually reserve a local mountain site which we have for our exclusive use.
> If any among the JOTAsked group wish to make contact with our group here in the Denver area,please reply to wb7tne350@...
> Daryle Brooks
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