ATN Winter Meeting 2000 – Photo Gallery
Members, ATV’ers, and guests from around the country got together in Guasti, CA on February 19, 2000 for our annual ATN Winter Meeting.
Below are photos of the meeting.
It was a beautiful day for the meeting
Roland and Dave welcome guests
Mike puts finishing touches on the agenda
2.4GHz transmit on top - 1.2GHz receive below.
Roland's mobile ATV station made getting on the air as simple as 1..2..3....
Broadcast compound is ready!
Monitors are fired up!
Camera 1 and Camera 2 are balanced.
Audio check . . . "check"!
Receiving Santiago Peak on 1253.25 MHz!
Bob Partain - K6OHH on camera.
Close up on Roland's gear
Audio, Tx, downconverter, camera power supply, proc amp, and SWR meter.
VTR's to record the meeting and computer graphics.
Showtime 4 channel switcher with keyer.
434,00 MHz beam antenna as backup.
Roland on Camera 1
"Hmmm . . . should I focus?"
"Yep, focus time!"
Guasti tower (not Dave's back yard)
The audience listens . .
as Mike has the Mic.
Mike introduces the speakers.
Brian Miles - WB7UBB AATS - Arizona Amateur Television Society.
Gary Spronz - K6IOJ Blueridge repeater Trustee
Ted Lewis - K6TED Oat Mountain Technician.
Bob Partain - K6OHH Oat Mountain Technician.
Mike updates Santiago Peak.
Rod Fritz - WB9KMO give an update on the Santa Barbara repeater system.
Bill Smith - KB6MCU Mt. Palomar repeater Trustee.
Horizontal blanking, or the ATN Treasurer's report?
"What is funny about this sync tip?"
"Or this funny looking sync tip?"
Rod showing the ATN flyer.
A closer look at the ATV SIG flier.
Don Hill - KE6BXT gave a demo of the ATN website.
Brian "The Wavecom Man" Miles makes mods to Wavecoms.
Brian hard at work!
Inside the Wavecom.
and a closer look inside.
Location of the 100mw power amplifier chip.
Location of the frequency chip.
Close-up of the 100mw power amplifer chip after modification.
Mike - WA6SVT with sleeping Christina.
Information overload about ATV.
Brian - WB7UBB and Beth - KB7WPJ came all the way from Phoenix, AZ.
The lady on the left turned 100 2/21/2000 and she's a HAM too!
Fishch's Mobile ATV!
Classic license plate!