Welcome to Amateur radio in Southeastern Connecticut, USA
The Tri-City ARC was formed by Amateur Radio Operators in the New London, Norwich and Westerly areas (hence Tri-City) desirous of forming an association of local Amateur Radio Operators with the purpose of furthering better cooperation among amateurs, developing individual skills and efficiency, furthering the interest of amateur radio in the general community and by serving the community in times of emergency. Tri-City is a general interest radio club. We are also an ARRL affiliate club.
Jim Seaton W1FWE will give a presentation entitled “Dipole antenna radiation and polarity effects.” His presentation will show how the em wave near and far field is developed from a dipole antenna, and propagates away at the speed of light. Finally, he will demonstrate, with an actual dipole, how relative…