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  • High Altitude, Hot Dogs, and Mercury Bearings

    Saturday, BigSAC met up for a little road-trip. The meeting location was REI’s store in Arcadia, CA. It is central ot the San Gabriel Valley, and located just down the street from our beloved Santa Anita Canyon. This location was mostly chosen out of convenience, they sell USFS Adventure Passes (needed to park in the ANF)…..

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  • Event: Visit to Mt Wilson Observatory

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  • A Quantum of Success: FreeBSD, FOSS and Amateur Radio

    Open Source has been displacing a lot of formerly paid applications, two notable examples, CHiRP and fldigi have been go-to applications for windows, mac and users of select linux distros that had good support for them (Ubuntu being a good example). However, for those of us whose tastes are a bit more ascetic windows XP on older hardware was the common option.

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