Horizons is a mentoring and teaching platform where CNHARC members help others discover things about the hobby. Think of it as a concierge Elmer service.
What are you passionate about? What would you like to teach?
Email the CNHARC webmaster now, give him your contact information and the areas you’d like to mentor and he’ll add your name to the growing list below.
APRS – technology that leaves digital bread crumbs as you drive, hike or cruise on your epic road trip. Mentor: David Weiss
Basic Electronics – need to know about resistors, capacitors, transistors and all those tiny colored items on that circuit board? Start here. Mentor: Adam Foley
Basic Radio Troubleshooting – if your radio doesn’t work, you may get lucky and find out why. Mentor: Adam Foley
Digital Radio – discover how to connect your computer to a radio and pull weak signals from the ether that you’d never get even with CW. Mentor: David Weiss
Outdoor Radio – discover how to do radio in the woods, at the beach or on a local hilltop using low power and minimal equipment. Mentor: Tim Carter
Public Service – many public events in the region need communicators who will not falter no matter the weather or when an urgent situation happens. Hone your skills with seasoned professionals. Mentor: Cliff Dickinson
SOTA: Summits on the Air is an exhilarating combination of hiking and amateur radio. Proceed down this path and you’ll soon have your first SOTA activation! Mentor: Cliff Dickinson