of the Month: “Radio is a
wonderful invention that allows people who have nothing to say to tell
that t people who will not listen to them." — unknown
((Sounds a lot
like the Internet! -- ed.)
On Saturday, June 2, NJARC members attended a memorial service for
Charles Blanding along with many of his friends and family.
A highlight of this 'celebration of his life' was a heartfelt (and
funny!) tribute by his friend Allan
Sniffen (of "Rewound
recounting Charles' lifelong fascination with radio and some of his
adventures - and misadventures - as a kid.
You can listen to it here.
Click on the YouTube logo at the right
to go to our YouTube page
you arrive at our page on YouTube, you will see "LIVE NOW" at the
top of the page if we're currently broadcasting.
you don't see the icon
notice, we may not be online yet; try again later. Don't forget to
refresh you browser: press the F5 key.)
NOTE: Our meetings start at approximately 7:30 PM Eastern time. Club
business report are presented from 7:30 to approximately 8:00 or 8:15.
Then there is a break DURING WHICH
THE WEBCAST MAY BE OFFLINE. The Live Stream resumes with the
evening's "Tech Talk" presentation, which typically begins between 8:30
and 8:45 PM.
live video broadcast of our meetings on YouTube
broadcast, second Friday of each month, meeting begins at
7:30 PM EST.
Presentation begins at approx. 8 PM EST.
See meeting announcement
below for details.)
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Did you miss any of our meetings? You can watch many
of them here.
Party Gift Exchange (Video
courtesy of "RadioWild")
Winter Repair Clinic (Video courtesy of
Radio Show (Video courtesy of "RadioWild")
New Jersey Antique Radio Club usually meets
second Friday of each month.
begin at 7:30
Join us Online. 7:30 PM You'll receive a link to the online meeting via an
email from The NJARC
Communicator prior to the start of the meeting. If you have
connecting, call one of the 'help desk' numbers listed at the end of
the Quickstart Guide.
meetings are usually held at one of two locations: Bowen Hall on the
Princeton University or at InfoAge in Wall Township,
As all in-person social gatherings are still prohibited during the
outbreak, our meetings continue to be held online
using the Zoom Cloud
You can attend our "virtual meeting" using a computer, a
smartphone, a tablet or even just a telephone.
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Our NJARC Meeting is Powered by
HOW TO USE ZOOM:
For more information on using Zoom, click
here for the NJARC Zoom Meeting Quickstart Guide.
your smartphone or tablet, go to the Google Play Store to get the app
for Android phones and tablets, or to Apple's App Store if you have an
iPhone or iPad.
(PC & Mac)
connect via a browser on your computer, the Zoom Client software should
download and install autmatically when you join your first Zoom
meeting. You can also download 'Zoom Client for Meetings' ahead of time
in Radio Receivers
and An Introduction
to the NanoVNA
Vector Network Analyzer
You can access the meeting online
via your computer, smartphone, tablet or
by calling in on the telephone.
June meeting, NJARC member and Tektronix guru Alan Wolke will make not
one but TWO presentations that an
are guaranteed to be spectacular. Alan is an FP Application Engineer
with Tektronix and the publisher of the very successful YouTube Channel
"W2AEW" where he explains all manner of higly complicated electronic
subjects in a way that mere mortals can understand them.
Don't forget that besides our regular monthly meetings, there are
informal social gatherings on Zoom every Tuesday and Thursday.
Watch your email from The NJARC Communicator
the log-in information.
Complaints? Trouble Reports?
Please contact Dave
Sica (webmaster1-at-njarc.org) directly with any questions or
suggestions about this
New Jersey Antique Radio Club
is dedicated to the preservation of radio history. The club usually
meets on the second Friday of each month. Check the meeting
announcement each month for the location of that month's meeting and
any deviation from the usual night.
is a small Radio Swap Meet before and after the meetings which start
promptly at 7:30 PM. Every month there is a "Tech Talk" radio
collecting presentation. Anyone interested in old radios is
welcome to attend and join. Several times a year, the club sponsors a swapmeet
featuring an antique radio flea market and auction.
and prayers continue to go out to the brave and the innocent