GRARA Meetring, Friday, October 7, 7 p.m.
- All Amateur Radio Operators in and around Greater Grand Rapids are
invited to the Next Membership Meeting is Friday, October 7, 2011 at the
Red Cross Building, , 1050 Fuller Avenue NE., Grand Rapids, Michigan.
(If you're coming via I-196, be aware that construction at Fuller Avenue
interchange may still be blocking that exit.
We start gathering around 6:30 p.m., and the meeting starts at 7:00 p.m.
There will be a DVD presentation entitled "Do you really understand what
your SWR meter is telling you?" It will answer questions such as "Does
SWR really matter? Does a high SWR mean large signal losses? Does
'antenna tuner' really tune your antenna?"
We have a video with easy-to-understand explanation of SWR on
transmission lines. Salient Parts of this video will be presented at the
meeting this Friday night. Hope to see you there.
John, W8QZ, Program chair & Off-Air-Director