Merci, Danke, Ευχαριστώ, Grazie, Dzięki


Bill Pfost N4APG

Bill donated an Icom IC-F8101 Commercial HF Transceiver to the Sarasota Emergency Radio Club.

This radio will be used in the SHARES HF Gateway now fully operational at the Red Cross.


Here is what the SDG has contributed, both group and personal donation:

  • Pactor Modem
  • 3 Signalink USB Interfaces
  • 2 newer Win 7 computers
  • multiple Win 7 computer upgrades
  • ‘miles’ of coax
  • 2 Polyphasers
  • crimp PL-259’s
  • Ubiquity Rocket
  • Netgear Switch
  • many feet of UV resistant rope
  • R7 antenna
  • 40 / 80M dipole
  • lots of shielded, exterior Cat 5e
  • 3 audio distribution boxes

And: Countless hours… thanks, a great group!

Pactor Modem

P4dragon DR-7800

Thanks: W2DEN / N2RDX, AJ4FW, W8XG, N4LPK, KJ4SV, KI4EFJ, KB2ICN, WB9AYD, W4VIN / KA4BOB, KE8B, K4JBV, W3ATR, KG4ZOW, K4FLV, KE8B, SDN Team, SERC, A Friend of the SDN, SDG, Deer Prairie II Crew, SERC Members, A very generous 3/7 lunch crew

Brent W8XG

Brent has been more than generous to SERC, particularly to the SDG effort. Thank you!

  • Ubiquity Rocket / AM)-2G13 antenna
  • LOTS of lo-loss RG-8U
  • Numerous Win 7 licenses
  • A laptop now running our Winlink gateway
  •  . . .
Micky KM4BHF

A Win 7 laptop with a new battery.

Laurel Repeater Duplexer Fund

Thanks to all who have contributed to replace the Laurel repeater’s duplexer:

Derek Parker, Dick Hullfish, Eddie Palmer, Jim Broome, Net & Den Spiess, Rick Brown, SERC, 2 J Farms (Chuck Johnston), Joseph Everett, Herb Lauber, Will Wright, Brent Parker, Bill Martin, Doug Reynolds, Bill Franklin, Micky Taylor, Bob Vrabel

Thanks Gary (WB9AYD) for an R7 and a 40 / 80M dipole.

Both will be well placed on our towers.

Also a nice piece of RG8x

HP 7520HP 7520

Thanks to Brent W8XG SERC now owns an HP 7520 multipurpose printer

Icom IC-781ICOM IC-781

Donated by Steve Stone W9OMV

A great radio, now at the primary SERC operating position.

HP Laptop

On ‘loan’ from the Red Cross. Will be used for SERC’s WinLink and APRS gateways.

Windows 7 Professional

Thanks Doug, KI4RHU. It is already loaded onto the HP laptop and running SERC’s APRS iGate.

Latitude D810

Dell D810Many Thanks to Rich K9RWH

For donating a Dell D810 laptop
It will be set up for contesting (N1MM) and
digital modes (RTTY, PSK etc.)


HamKeyA BIG thanks to Gil Gruson AK4YH
for donating a HAM-KEY Iambic key to the club.
It will make a great addition to the club’s capability

Latitude D600Thanks Bob, KC2MHO for the Dell Latitude DDell D810600 for parts. They’ll come in handy! kpc3_fN4SER Digipeater TNC THANKS to those who contributed:W3DJM, K4FLV, AK4YH, W9SMR, AJ4FW, W2DEN / N2RDX
RigBlaster M8RigBlaster M8

Donated by Doug Reynolds

Used as a proof of concept for non-TNC Packet with a manufactured interface. Will be deployed for portable use or perhaps in the radio room

Thanks Doug

 Have useful hard / software that you no longer need.

SERC is always looking…

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