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9 A.M. Talk Net
The 9 A.M. Talk Net started during the 1980's when Arv, WA6UUT, and friends met at 1000 to help new hams. The tradition continues!Learn about our net history, procedures, connecting via EchoLink and our history of net control operators.
Want to follow what we do or thinking about being a backup net control? Download the Net Script.
Want to check-in or listen to the net from your office or somewhere out of radio range? Give EchoLink a try on your phone or computer. You may also listen to N6NFI/R via Broadcastify.com.
Keep informed of current happenings, ask a question, follow-up on things talked about on the net. Sign-up for the Talk Net e-List. Click here for the Archives.
Check out our Radio Events Calendar for nets, club meetings and other events.

The Wednesday luncheon had to move due to FJL Too closing for lunch. Now come to Bay Café, located on the beautiful Palo Alto Municipal Golf Course, Wednesdays, 1130-3. Have eyeball QSOs with fellow hams and guests from all over the Bay Area. Food, fun, comraderie... be there!
Bay Café: 1875 Embarcadero Rd., Palo Alto, CA 94303. Take Embarcadero Road East past Highway 101 towards the bay. Pass the huge golf ball nets and go left for golf course and cafe access. The big orange/red sculpture is next to the pathway to the cafe.
FARS 2018 WINTER BANQUET: The Originals of Silicon Valley
The Foothills Amateur Radio Society (FARS) holds it's annual dinner at Michael's of Shoreline in Mountain View on Friday, January 19. Mike Adams is the keynote speaker, current Board Chair of the California Historical Radio Society (CHRS). Twelve raffle prizes, including an Elecraft KX2 Transceiver. Reservation deadline is January 15. Register online at FARS Winter Banquet. Dinner prices range from $35-$56 per person. Bring your spouse or a friend, everyone welcome.

The flea markets are a great source for tubes and tube testers. Here are a few retailers where you can also find and test tubes.

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The 9 A.M. Talk Net meets on ham radio weekdays at 0900 PT in the San Francisco Bay Area on N6NFI/R (145.230 MHz, 100Hz PL).
We are not affiliated with any club, do not have a set topic, and especially encourage new hams to check-in and ask questions.
  1. -  Monday: Mike, NE6RD,
  2. -  Tuesday: Pink, K7ILA
  3. -  Wed: Steve, KG6EVZ
  4. -  Thursday: Rob, KC6TYD
  5. -  Friday: Kristen, K6WX