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Packet Operations Type III, Part A

Date: 08/05/23 Start: 9:00 AM End: 12:00 PM Location: 1210 Bordeaux Dr., Sunnyvale
Credential Credit (What's this?): Yes

Course Details:

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Attendees should have their own printed or electronic copy of the course materials.

Homework:

For the post-class exercises, students will need to use a packet station to send and receive messages and answer questions about packet operations. The packet station can be one that the student owns or one that they borrow. It must be capable of connecting to at least one of the Packet BBSs via RF (2M, 220, or 440)

Location of the training: 

The location for this training is Sunnyvale Fire Station 5 at 1210 Bordeaux Dr., Sunnyvale. When you arrive, enter the driveway on the north side of the station, and continue around to the back of the building. Park in the asphalt parking lot, not on the concrete. We will use the entrance facing the concrete lot. See the photo here.

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NOTE: Depending on the number of participants, class questions and interactions, be prepared for the class to run over the scheduled time by up to 15 minutes.  

Class size is limited to the first 31 people who sign up. 

Monitor AA6BT, 146.115 MHz, + offset, PL of 100.0 Hz, the morning of the class for any changes relative to the class, location, etc.  

Note: 90% or better class time attendance required for credit.

Instructor: Oberhofer

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