Fallbrook Amateur Radio Club Bulletin September 2022

We Will Be Doing A Virtual Zoom Meeting September 3.

Members To Get Email Invite
Visitors Will Need To Contact Webmaster.

[email protected]

The Fallbrook Amateur Radio Club normally meet at 3:00 PM on the first Saturday of the month.


  • Webb Space Telescope Update, By: Professor Robert Gill
  • Veterans Day Parade Friday 11/11/22, 10AM
  • Fallbrook Harvest Faire, Sun 11/17/22 9AM‑4PM
  • ARES Activity Day Saturday 10/29/22

Fallbrook Amateur Radio Renewals

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Second Notice

Huhta, David N6EEG 7/31/2022
First Notice

Bell, Ron W6BJO 8/31/2022

DiVecchio, Mark K3FWT 8/31/2022

Lipp, Todd KN6JPF 8/31/2022

Member Renew

Ken Dickson-W6MF/SK

Celebration of Life Service scheduled for 10/22 @ 11am at Grace Presbyterian Church, 1450 E. Vista Way, Vista.
There’ll be an obit published in the Fallbrook Village News next week.

Upcoming ARES Events 

Join ARES to get more information. https://www.sdgares.net/

Sep 10, 2022 ARES Meeting (Presentation topic: SD County Animal Rescues During Emergencies by DJ Gove)
Sep 10-11, 2022 ARRL September VHF Contest   
Sep 23-25, 2022 ARES support Miramar Air Show  (ham POC Rob K6RJF) 
Oct 8, 2022 ARES Meeting (Presentation topic: Building and Deploying a VARA FM UHF Digital Gateway by Mike N2DDS) 
Oct 29, 2022 ARES 5th Saturday Activity Day 
Nov 12, 2022 ARES Meeting (Presentation topic: Winlink World Update by Mike xe2/N6KZB)
Dec 10, 2022 ARES Meeting (Presentation topic: Ramona to Ranchita, a Plethora of Unique Challenges by Steve K6SRS) 
Jan 14, 2023 ARES Meeting (Presentation topic: Solar Panel RFI by Randy KQ6RS) 
Date TBD, presentation in standby, SOTA — Summits On The Air by Chris N1CLC 

Recordings of past meetings: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL-7mirT-kjfvMtIy27R505aqnmfCQuWNQ 

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We’re entombing the Earth in an impenetrable shell of dead satellites

This story is interesting; the first video is dramatic. Space is of course a big place so the real question is the mathematical probability that space junk will impact a given satellite mission.

Apple discloses security vulnerabilities for iPhones, iPads and Macs; experts urge users to update devices – ABC7 Los Angeles



Antennas by Ed Fong

He has midwest and east coast distributors.

Why old fridges last longer?


50 state AGs vow action against carriers that bring foreign robocalls to US


“Huge flaw” threatens US emergency alert system, DHS researcher warns


The 4 things it takes to be an expert

I’m a security reporter and got fooled by a blatant phish


Epson’s bricked printers highlight the industry’s reparability problem


GM Makes More ‘Options’ Mandatory Subscriptions

This is the future. The MSRPs will not include mandatory subscriptions.

USB-C Sucks & It May Not Be Getting Any Better Soon

Debit card fraud leaves Ally Bank customers, small stores reeling

Need to verify that neither of my WFB ATM cards can be used as a debit card.


How a Poor Japanese Boy Created Honda

Understanding HF Propagation

Understanding NVIS

Share Wi-Fi with QR code

How Exactly does Starlink Satellite Internet Work?

Radio Noises From the Sky

Meeting Minutes

Fallbrook Amateur Radio Club
Was no August meeting.