Frank's Ham's Hands On How To Workshops

Would you like to have an Dipole Center Insulator for HF Use?

March: Pick your favorite band! Bring sufficient length wire (see picture below) to add to your Dipole Center Insulator!

Please join us as we assist you in making a Dipole Center Insulator. We will be adding the wire to the Dipole Center Insulator we made during February. Class is approximately 3 hours. Class is free and open to all. Some Dipole Center Insulator Kits are still available (but not many!). 

You do not need to be a member of the club. 

 

- DATE-  March 4, 2023

- TIME - Saturday 12pm 

- WHERE - Warren County Municipal Center

1340 State Rt. 9.

Lake George, NY 12845

SIGN UP HERE FOR THE MARCH WORKSHOP!


Please sign up as space is limited and we need to know who and how many are coming.

Remember to let us know if you will be bringing your own parts or if you need to purchase a parts kit from us. (not including wire)



We will be adding wire to the Dipole Center Insulator that we built during February's Elmer Class! Make sure you bring the Dipole Center Insulator to March!

March: Pick your favorite band! Bring sufficient length wire (see picture below) to add to your Dipole Center Insulator!







SIGN UP HERE FOR THE MARCH WORKSHOP!

wire.pdf

FROM FEB CLASS: Building the Dipole Center Insulator

Please sign up as space is limited and we need to know who and how many are coming.

Remember to let us know if you will be bringing your own parts or if you need to purchase a parts kit from us. 


Parts for this project:

1. PVC Cap Rounded (See description pic.)

2. PVC Flat bottom insert

3. Chassis Mount SO-239

4. 3 each 1/4 by 2 inch eye bolts

5. 3 each 1/4 by 20 nuts

6. 3 each 1/4 flat washers

7. 2 each 1/4 split washers

8. 2 each 12 inch length wire 12 or 14 gauge

9. 4 small screws with washers and nuts


Tools Needed

Flat tip and Phillips tip screwdrivers

Solder gun and solder

Drill and bits

3/4 inch hole bit

Small saw

Needle Nose Pliers


Workshop ideas!

We need your workshop ideas! What do you think would make a great workshop. Please let us know so we can offer more terrific workshops.

Our Elmer Classes are held the first Saturday of each month at noon!


Here's a sneak peek and what's coming at the next few Elmer Classes!

March  -  Add the wire to make your dipole. CHOOSE YOUR FAVORITE BAND.  

April - 10 Meter J Pole Antenna

May - Portable Antenna  (for SOTA, etc)

More to follow, so keep checking out the website to see what's coming up in the months ahead! 

View Past Class Information Here!

February 4th Elmer Class Pictures and Videos