NEXT MEETING, WEDNESDAY, August 10
The June meeting will be Wednesday, August 10 at 7:00 pm on Zoom.
Topic to be announced......
If you do not have the Zoom link for the monthly meeting, contact Jack, NF1L to get that information.
NBEMS Training Plan
Links to our recent four session NBEMS training are below.
- Session 1- January 12 Link https://youtu.be/uiAfZiWLZH4
- Download and configure FLdigi, FLmsg and FLamp on the computer
- Download and configure Virtual Audio Cable
- Discuss sound cards for interfacing computer and radio (needed for Session
- Homework - Open FLdigi and explore its features, click on macros, review Configuration menu features and Op Mode menu
- Session 2 – February 9 Link https://youtu.be/3K6PJ-vC7QM
- Communicate with FLdigi over the Zoom connection using the computer keyboard and simple
- Download Hillsborough County ARES macros from Digital tab on k1hil.org
- Homework - Practice using macros. Click on them to see what they do. Right click on them to see how they are structured.
- Session 3 – March 9 https://youtu.be/sigMoaoY8AE
- Prepare an ICS-213 using FLmsg
- Conduct a regular digital net over Zoom
- Homework - Practice writing ICS-213 messages and "transmit" them through FLdigi
- Session 4 – April 13 https://youtu.be/FZxrSzMIlSQ
- Transition what is learned during Zoom training to 2m FM
- Connect and configure sound card
- Conduct a digital net on CH51
For the last session please review the PDF at the following
Before using Fldigi for the first time, please download the latest software files for your computer from this web page
Also download Virtual Audio Cable driver from this web page
If you are new to this group or don’t have the Zoom information, please contact Jack, NF1L at firstname.lastname@example.org for the link.