[Noisebridge-discuss] ham cram @ noisebridge?

Scotty Allen scotty at scottyallen.com
Mon Jun 13 22:19:34 UTC 2016


There are a number of ham radio clubs in the bay area that organize ham
crams and exam sessions.  Here are lists of upcoming ham crams and exam
sessions:

http://www.arrl.org/courses/search/page:1/Location.zip:94110/Location.area:50/model:Event
http://www.arrl.org/exam_sessions/search/page:1/Location.zip:94110/Location.area:50/model:Event

Reaching out to those clubs would be a good starting point.

In terms of what people need to bring to take the test:

http://www.arrl.org/what-to-bring-to-an-exam-session

On Mon, Jun 13, 2016 at 3:05 PM Roger Filmyer <rdoger6424 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Yeah! We found a radio scanner during the last cleanup that I was messing
> around with that piqued my interest, and ham equipment seems like a great
> match for Noisebridge, especially since we've already installed
> MonkeyBrains stuff on the roof.
>
> On Mon, Jun 13, 2016 at 2:21 PM Trent Robbins <robbintt at gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> I'm interested in this.  It would be great to have a ham radio setup in
>> the space.
>>
>>
>> Trent
>>
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Jun 13, 2016 at 2:18 PM, Patrick O'Doherty <p at trickod.com> wrote:
>>
>>> Hey folks,
>>>
>>> Scotty put forward the great idea of trying to organize a ham-cram event
>>> at Noisebridge in the near future.
>>>
>>> For the unfamiliar these events are a cram studying event for amateur
>>> radio licenses followed by a test administered at the space. The
>>> technician license is within reach of folks with same very basic
>>> electronics knowledge and a small amount of study. The general license
>>> class is a bit more complex, but you can still have a lot of fun with
>>> just the technician license to begin.
>>>
>>> I'm very personally interested in potentially organizing this but wanted
>>> to first see if others would be interested in participating?
>>>
>>> LMK and we can reach out to other radio groups in the bay area to see if
>>> they'd be interested in an event that we host at the space.
>>>
>>> cheers,
>>>
>>> p
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