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Special February Club Meeting - Propagation webinar with K9LA Carl Luetzelschwab

The Kamloops Amateur Radio Club will be hosting a special meeting on February 4 at 7PM at the Kamloops Innovation Centre, where Carl Luetzelschwab (K9LA) will be presenting his second webinar on radio propagation.

This special presentation is open to all amateur radio operators, or anyone with an interest in radio propagation.

Here is some background on Carl:
Carl's bio



We will be holding this meeting at a DIFFERENT LOCATION and TIME, so please make note that the February 4, 2016 meeting will be held at the Kamloops Innovation Centre Society, 348 Tranquille Road, Kamloops (see map at right) and the meeting starts at 7PM.

If you'd like to do some background reading and preparation before the presentation, please see the file attachments below. The New DX’ers Handbook, Chapter 6 “DX Propagation Basics” provides a good basic explanation of HF propagation.

An excellent resource, albeit a bit complex, is the NM7M “The Little Pistol’s Guide to HF Propagation”, available for free download (15MB!) at:

Hams should bookmark these two sites, where you can run up-to-the-minute propagation predictions for your QTH:
VOACAP Online Coverage Maps:
VOACAP Online for point-to-point predictions:

Please get the word out to all your ham friends, and mark it in your calendars!