On most Friday nights around 6:00 PM, a group of TERAC members, VintageTek volunteers, ex-Tektronix employees, other high-tech industry folks and people with general interest in technical topics and friends meet at Round Table Pizza, 10150 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy, Beaverton, 503-646-6168.

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January 12 TERAC Meeting – Cancelled (but with homework!)

The TERAC meeting on Thursday Jan 12 has been cancelled because of road and travel conditions following the recent snow storm.

The presentation planned for this meeting, “Okinawa: History, WW2 Battle, Present Day Issues” by Chuck Barrows will be moved to the February meeting on Thursday Feb 9.

Meanwhile, there is another housekeeping task for everyone. The membership dues for 2017 are to be submitted by the end of the month. The dues are $25 for the calendar year. Please download the application/renewal form and mail with your payment to the address on the form.

Membership Application/Renewal

Unlike tonight, our 6:00PM no-host dinner and 7:30PM regular meeting
are in the Gathering Room in the back of
Max’s Fanno Creek Pub, ←Website
12562 SW Main St. #100 ←Map
in Old Town Tigard across from the 99W overpass.
Tel 503-624-9400.
Non-members and guests are welcome at both the dinner and the meeting.

If you arrive before 6PM, park directly behind the tavern or in the left (northeast) side of the larger area. The entire parking area is available after 6PM for tavern parking. Alternate parking is also available down the street behind other businesses.

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February 9 TERAC Meeting – with a presentation!

Tonight’s presentation will be “Okinawa: History, WW2 Battle, Present Day Issues” by Chuck Barrows.

Also, membership dues for 2017 are DUE. The dues are $25 for the calendar year. Please download the application/renewal form and mail with your payment to the address on the form.

Membership Application/Renewal

As usual, our 6:00PM no-host dinner and 7:30PM regular meeting
are in the Gathering Room in the back of
Max’s Fanno Creek Pub, ←Website
12562 SW Main St. #100 ←Map
in Old Town Tigard across from the 99W overpass.
Tel 503-624-9400.
Non-members and guests are welcome at both the dinner and the meeting.

If you arrive before 6PM, park directly behind the tavern or in the left (northeast) side of the larger area. The entire parking area is available after 6PM for tavern parking. Alternate parking is also available down the street behind other businesses.

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June 2-4, 2017 – SEA-PAC Ham Convention in Seaside, OR

The 35th annual SEA-PAC is coming up in June.

Talk-in Frequency: 145.45 MHz -offset 118.8 Hz tone.

Here is the flyer.

There will be technical seminars again this year most of which are on Saturday. Details are coming.

Four Workshops will be held on Friday:
DIY Pixie 40 meter CW transceiver with Curt Black WR5J
Raspberry Pi in your shack and Go Kit with Steve Aberle WA7PTM
DIY 49-er with variable DDS VFO and display with Bill Balzarini, KL7BB
Operating and Station Improvement with [To Be Announced]

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