The January 14 meeting was called to order by K8NQ standin for Mike KD8DZ who had other commitments at starting hour.
Guest Tom Eckelbury WB8YOK was introduiced. Tom has decided to become a member. Tom is a great resource for the club. He currently is employed by Harris Radio who now owns Erickson and GE two way radio lines. Tom is currently a project manager for large communications projects in Ohio.
John Mellet reported that there are now 24 paid members for 2012 and that we have $326.34 in the treasury.
No new business was conducted.
- Nelsonville Hamfest id on Jan 15th.
- ARES Winter Run Support is Feb 12. Contact K8NQ if you can participate.
- Russ brought up the subject of having a swap meet 2-3 times a year. After some discussion Russ was asked to come back with a more info and present it to board for consideration. Most were generally in favor of it, thought we should have more specifics before taking a vote.
Program: Steve, N8WL presented a power point on hints and kinks of selling ham gear on the internet. A copy of his presentation has been put on KeepandShare. http://www.keepandshare.com/doc/3446422/how-to-sell-ham-gear-online-pps-january-15-2012-6-13-pm-4-8-meg?da=y