Held at the Westbourne Park Hall, Goodwood Road.
21st November 2002 - Construction night.
Members came along armed with soldering irons, 'third hands' and magnifying glasses, prepared to make up a device from components supplied by Graham VK5ZFZ. This year it was a crystal set with an IC bases two-stage audio amplifier.
Photo courtesy of AR magazine, Feb 2003.
17th October 2002 - Members equipment display.
The October meeting was a members Show and Tell evening. We were shown a 6m transmitter of extraordinary robustness demonstrated by Graham VK5ZFZ. Jim VK5JST brought along a new power supply to which he gave the 'file' test. Steve VK5AIM had another portable device to show, a simple device to anchor a portable antenna. Phil VK5NN also had aerials to show. Rob VK5RG showed some digital signal processing equipment. The demonstration which won the prize for the night was the set of cross-field antennas made up by Lloyd VK5BR.
19th September 2002 - General meeting.
Digital Television in South Australia by John Harris VK5EV.
Courtesy of AR magazine, November 2002
15th August 2002 - General meeting.
'What to do when' asked to provide Public Address System by Geoff Taylor VK5TY.
18th July 2002 - Visit to Entech.
About 50 AHARS members paid a visit to Entech, a local manufacturer of printed circuit boards.
22nd June 2002 - Mid Year dinner.
The Mid-year dinner was moved forward to June this year at the request of the chef at the venue which AHARS used. The diners agreed it was a good idea to make the move so the dinner could be before the regular chef went on maternity leave.
General meeting, 17th May 2002.
Linear Amplifiers made easy by Graham Dicker VK5ZFZ.
18th April 2002 - General meeting.
This was a presentation on the ARISS Project and South Australia's role, and USA Space Program by Tony Hutchinson VK5ZAI.
21st March 2002 - Members Buy and Sell.
The March meeting was a members Buy and Sell. As usual, much junk became much treasure.
16th & 17th March 2002 - John Moyle Memorial Field Day.
AHARS participated with enthusiasm in the 2002 John Moyle Memorial Field Day.
21st February 2002 - Annual General Meeting.
The Committee consisting of Geoff Taylor as President, Lloyd Butler, Alby Woods as Secretary, & Bryan Trott as Treasurer remained unchanged. Geoff Bridgeland, John Elliott and Jim Tregellis were voted in as Committee members. Following the the AGM, Steve VK5AIM spoke about antenna rotators.
January 2002 - Social evening.
Social evening/barbecue at the home of Brian Trott VK5SV. About 50 members and families, and one interstate visitor, Lance VK4EW, attended. It was reported that 'much fellowship was enjoyed and many interesting conversations were heard'. The evening was concluded by a film show of a series of shorts.