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Clubrooms Makeover – Part 2

Stage 1 has been completed. The walls and ceiling of the main clubroom has been prepped/repaired and have been primed with special sealer, ready to paint. State 2 (painting the main room) has started, with the undercoat being applied to some of the walls. There is still a way go go yet, and we again

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KB National System – Back Online

The KB National System repeater has been repaired, and is back online. Reports from the repeater trustee indicated that the TX power block had failed and has been repaired. All seems to be working as it should, but report any issues if found.

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DSTAR Gateway – Online

The internet link for the DSTAR Gateway has now been repaired and all is working as it should. However there are still a few intermittent connection issues but as far as we can tell, this is the DSTAR network and not related to the KB internet connection. Please report any long periods of ‘dropout’ to

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KB National System – Offline

The Kapiti National System repeater has been taken offline due to an issue with the transmit side of things. The TX radio has been taken down from Mt Field is awaiting repair. We will again update the website when the repeater back online, and we apologies to the users in advance for any inconvenience this

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Clubrooms Makeover – Part 1

As most members will be aware, we put forward some plans earlier in the year to give the clubrooms a much needed makeover. Things will be completed in stages over the next year or so, with the first stage is well underway. The first stage has consisted of a wash down of the walls and

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DSTAR – Gateway Offline

Due to an internet connectivity issue, the ZL2KB DSTAR Gateway is currently offline. The repeater up MtField is still operational, however only local traffic can be used until the internet link can be repaired during dry weather hopefully in the next few days. Updates to follow!

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Jock White 2018 – Results

The results from the Jock White memorial field day (2018) are in. ZL2KB again came first again the 80M only section. However unlike other years, we actually had some competition this year! Full results are attached below, but for quick reference: Phone Contacts : 241 form 22 Branches CW Contacts: 165 from 11 Branches Total

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Website Upgrade

Hi All, After a few members suggested that a ‘Secure Members Area” would be a good feature of our club website, work has started to implement this. I am still finalising a few things to ensure our website remains secure, but once completed members will have access to old club documents, contacts, photos etc. I

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