Minutes for General Meeting February 13, 2018



  1. There were 20 people present tonite.
  2. Steve Jones gave the General Meeting Report from 1/9/18.
  3. The report stood as presented.
  4. Mickie gave the Treasurer’s Report.
  5. The report stood as presented.
  6. There were no reports from the Repeater Committee as Frank and Larry were presenting at another meeting and could not be present.
  7. Steve Jones gave the Executive Committee Report of 1/30/18.
  8. The report stood as presented.
  9. Noted that the next Executive Committee meeting will be at Jen’s house on 2/27/18. All are welcome.
  10. The Business Meeting adjourned at 7:49 pm.
  11. Pasha Roberts, W1LMT, our presenter, began his presentation on Lightning Detection.
  12. He spoke of many integrated Lightning Detection nodes which are all over the world. See Lightning Maps. Com
  13. This is a do-it-your-self, open source, Lightning Detection System.
  14. The average Lightning Bolt is heard best between 3-30 KHz, and usually runs about 10 billion watts.
  15. The exact location of a Lightning Bolt is found by time of arrival computations between 3 or more locations. This process is different from simple triangulation.
  16. Pasha’s presentation was interesting and enjoyed by those present.

Respectfully Submitted,

Steve Jones, CVRC Secretary, N1JHJ

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