MAILING LIST

Dear members

I am trying to update my emailing list so as to ensure that as many of you receive the circulars, general meeting agenda & minutes I send out from time to time. Not all circulars/meeting minutes will be published on the website.

For now, I have taken the list from the membership applications file dating back to 2006. I need more time to go through the old membership applications that are in my possession.
Some members have not provided their email addresses. If you have changed your email address and have not been receiving my circulars, kindly let me know. My email address is ekendraed@live.com
Some of you may be receiving duplicated emails, in which case please let me know so that I may delete all duplicates.
Very shortly Riyad and I will update the RSSL website call book, initially only the corporate members and later the associate and student members will be updated.

Ekendra Edrisinghe 4S7EF
Honorary Secretary – RSSL

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40 Meters 3-element Wire Yagi by VE3VN

by VE3VN

The most popular articles on this blog are a surprise to me. They are the articles I wrote over a year ago on small 40 meters single-element antennas that are effective for DXing. In retrospect I should not be so surprised. Commercially-available rotatable yagis are common on 20 meters and above, but once you drop down to 40 meters there are relatively few hams with the ability to erect a rotatable yagi.

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GENERAL MEETING – WENESDAY 24th FEBRUARY 2016

AGENDA for the GENERAL MEETING scheduled to be held on WENESDAY 24th FEBRUARY 2016 AT 06:00pm at 1st FLOOR, CONFERENCE ROOM, THE OTTER AQUATIC CLUB,
380/1, BAUDDHALOKA MAWATHA, COLOMBO 00700

1. Excuses
2. Reading the Minutes of the General Meeting held on 27th January 2016.
3. Amendments to the minutes
4. Matters arising out of previous Minutes
5. Financial statement – period ended 31st January 2016
6. Letters/emails
7. New members
8. Any other business

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RC CHAMPS 2OI5 at Kirimatiyagarama

Foamy flyers RC flying club will have an event  “RC CHAMPS 2OI5” at Kirimatiyagarama, St. Anthonys’ Church Grounds on 19th December 2015.

RSSL will be operating a temporary Amateur Radio station at RC CHAMPS 2015 event.

Please find agenda below.

Agenda RC CHAMPS 2015

Flying Club

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A Report on Amateur Radio Emergency Communication Network and Related Activities During Tsunami Disaster Relief–2004/05

Dear all,

Attached is a report compiled by Kusal Epa, 4S7KE, former Honorary Secretary RSSL, on the 2004 tsunami that devastated our country and the relief work done by the RSSL.

Report on Amateur Radio Activities during TSunami 2004 V8
73 de Ekendra 4S7EF
Honorary Secretary
Radio Society of Sri Lanka

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