BMHA

Bicycle Mobile Hams of America

BMHA is an Adventure Cycling Association
 affiliated club


http://www.adventurecycling.org

Our Founder
Hartley Alley NA0A
(Silent Key 2001)

About Hartley


ABOUT BMHA

Home Page 
Our Address 
Officers 
Bicycle Mobile 
About the Club 
Joining the Club 
Announcements 

CONTENT

What's New 
BMHA Member List
 
Member websites
 
Newsletters 
take the Survey 

HINTS

Supporting a Bicycle Event 
Other Bicycle Organizations 

HAM STUFF

Sample Ham Radio license exam 
Other Ham Radio links 

WEBSITE

About the Webmaster 
Write the Webmaster
About LaFetra.com

 


 

What's new on the Website

  • May 27, 2016
    Added notes to our Dayton 2016 page.

  • March 31, 2016
    Chris Charron K0PE Silent key
    We can't list every Silent Key, but some have made exceptional contribution and are worth special mention.

  • March 12, 2016
    Updated Dayton 2016 information to show agenda.

  • January 31, 2016
    Updated Dayton 2016 information.

  • January 22, 2016
    Updated Dayton 2016 information -- forum at 9:00 AM on Sunday, May 22, 2016.
    Plans are forming for the 2016 Dayton Hamention. Stay tuned for details.

  • November 21, 2015
    Plans are forming for the 2016 Dayton Hamention. Stay tuned for details.

  • November 15, 2015
    Replaced the webserver and restored the website.

  • April 18, 2015
    Added information about Dayton 2015 Bike Ride and our home page

  • March 8, 2015
    Updated information about Dayton 2015 and our home page

  • February 2, 2015
    Updated information about Dayton 2015

  • December 14, 2014
    Added information about Dayton 2015 to our home page

  • April 27, 2014
    Updated information about the Bike Ride

  • April 20, 2014
    Updated the Dayton 2014 page

  • March 7, 2014
    Updated front-page information about the BMHA Forum at this year's HamVention

  • November 7, 2013
    A number of small updates

    April 3, 2013
    Added a "memberID" field to the member database.
    (This isan existing database field that had not been previously displayed).

  • March 14, 2013
    Added information about the HamVention and Bike Ride 2013.

  • January 20, 2013
    Added announcement that we will be present at the Dayton HamVention 2013.

  • March 8, 2012
    Added information about the Dayton HamVention 2012
    Added proposed BMHA Operating Awards

  • February 19, 2012
    Updated membership information; added BMHA Forum 2012 information; changed webmaster email to Webmaster@BMHA-Hams.org

  • November 27, 2011
    Updated membership information; added short note about the BMHA Forum at the 2012 HamVention

  • October 11, 2011
    Added some links from Mrs. Suzie's3rd-grade class research effort

  • April 9, 2011
    Added KR0L's fine bicycle-mobile page to our Member Websites page

  • April 2, 2011
    More information about the Dayton 2011 HamVention and the Bike Ride

  • February 6, 2011
    Added information about Dayton 2011 to our main page

  • July 26, 2010
    Miscellaneous small edits

  • June 3, 2010
    Restructured the site links (any saved internal links will need to be added again to your browser's Favorites)

  • May 22, 2010
    Added our Hamvention 2010 Forum Report

  • April 29, 2010
    We have a new newsletter
    The interactive Newsletter Index has been updated

  • April 25, 2010
    More information about Dayton HamVention 2010.

  • March 25, 2010
    Added information about the Dayton HamVention 2010 to the main page.

  • January 22, 2010
    Added information about free memeberships to Adventure Cycling.
    Added information about the Dayton 2010 Bike Ride.

  • December 7, 2010
    Added preliminary information about the Dayton HamVention 2010

  • November 9, 2009
    Added a link on our Ham Radio Links page to study guides at http://www.appliancepartspros.com/radio-study-guides.aspx
    Added new members to the member list.

  • September 3, 2009
    Updated the membership database
    Fixed the QRZ links in the membership database (the QRZ website had changed)

  • July 2, 2009
    Continuing the server recovery, added the Spring 2009 newsletter

  • June 22, 2009
    The BMHA webserver is now back online (recovered from a hard disk drive crash)

  • May 22, 2009
    A quick photo show of the HamVention (more to be added later).
    Added new members to the member list.
    Added a Site of the Month link to Dave Starkie G4AKC. -- http://www.qrz.com/G4AKC

  • March 23, 2009
    More updates on the Dayton HamVention forum and bike ride.
    Follow the links on our main page to learn more.

  • March 6, 2009
    More information about the HamVention forum

  • February 24, 2009
    More information about the HamVention Bike Ride
    Minor updates to the online roster

  • January 26, 2009
    More information about our forum at Dayton
    Added information about three upcoming tours in Wisconsin

  • January 24, 2009
    Added information about the Dayton HamVention 2009 Bike Ride
    Updated a few new members

  • January 15, 2009
    Added new members to the member list.
    Added a site to the Member Websites list.

  • November 16, 2008
    Added many new members to the member list.
    Updated the membership application to allow for e-Mail submission in addition to postal mail.

  • July 21, 2008
    Added a short note about the HamVention and included Mike's slide deck
    Updated the membership roster

  • April 9, 2008
    Updated information about the BMHA Forum at the 2008 Dayton HamVention

  • February 21, 2008
    Updated the online roster
    Added the newest newsletter (Volume 17, Number 1; dated February 2008)

  • February 15, 2008
    Updated the Dayton forum times -- now 9:30 to 11:15.

  • February 4, 2008
    Updated information about our forum at the Dayton HamVention 2008

  • January 28, 2008
    Added information about Dayton 2008 to the front page.  Also RAGBRAI.
    Updated the newsletter index and online roster
    Minor cleanup.  More is needed.

  • November 26, 2007
    Added new members to the online roster

  • March 20, 2007
    NEW DIRECTIONS -- Please see our announcement.

  • February 28, 2007
    More information about the Dayton Hamvention (including our forum room location and time) has been added to our main page.

  • February 7, 2007
    Information about the Dayton Hamvention 2007 BMHA Forum has been added.
    The online roster has been updated.

  • November 24, 2006
    A long time since the last update.  We're working on it.
    The online roster has been updated.
    Some thoughts about regional chapters.  See the main page for the latest information.

  • March 29, 2006
    Details of the Dayton HamVention!

  • March 21, 2006
    Added information about the Bike Northwoods tour coming up in June

  • October 16, 2005
    Updated the online roster, made a few tweaks to the main page.

  • June 7, 2005
    We now have photos on our Dayton 2005 page.

  • May 28, 2005
    Dayton was a success!  Read Mike's notes (from the moderator himself) here.

  • March 25, 2005
    Updated the Forum information on the home page.  Perhaps this is the "ultimate" information before Dayton goes into swing.

  • March 7, 2005
    Updates to the main page with more Daytion details.

  • February 27, 2005
    Very minor updates.

  • January 22, 2005
    Happy New Year!
    Added information about the GOBA this coming June.

  • December 13, 2004
    Happy Holidays to all.
    Added information about the BMHA Forum at the Dayton Hamvention 2005 to the main page.

  • November 29, 2004
    Added information about the Northwoods tour 2005 to the events page.
    Added new membership information (will do this before December 1st).

  • June 3, 2004
    Updated the quality of page images in the Interactive Index of past BMHA newsletters.  They are now readable.

  • May 16, 2004
    We now have an Interactive Index of all BMHA Newsletters
    Created a new BMHA Survey
    Restructured the Newsletters page

  • May 6, 2004
    Changed the front-page to better highlight our forum and highlighted our link to Hartley NA0A, BMHA founder.
    Very minor edits to the current newsletter (formatting only, no content change)

  • May 4, 2004
    Added information about the Dayton Hamvention forums
    The new newsletter is now online
    Miscellaneous other updates to the site

  • April 15, 2004
    Our site has a new, cleaner look.
    Updated the online roster with the latest from the Treasurer.

  • January 16, 2004
    The website moved to a different service provider.  You should see no changes except that the alternate alias of BMHA.LaFetra.com no longer works.  The main address of http://www.LaFetra.com/BMHA continues to work normally.
    A few miscellaneous additions have been made, but nothing major.
  • September 25, 2003
    Updated the online roster with the latest from the Treasurer
    (sorry this has taken a long time -- I was having some database problems) 
  • June 21, 2003
    Added our first newsletter to the Backissues page
    Added information about the Tour-de-France special event station to our homepage
  • May 14, 2003
    Added more newsletter backissues to our backissues page
  • May 10, 2003
    Updated Information about the Dayton Hamvention Bike Ride (updated May 10th)
  • April 5, 2003
    Updated information about the BMHA Forum at the Dayton HamVention
  • February 4, 2003
    Added information about the Dayton Hamvention 2003
  • December 13, 2002
    Added the 3rd survey
  • November 29, 2002
    Added a new "link de jour" highlighting bicycling and GPS 
  • November 11, 2002
    I've been a little (lot) late in updating.
    Updated the online roster with the latest from the Treasurer
    Added new web addresses for the BMHA page:
         http://www.LaFetra.com/BMHA (the existing address)
         http://BMHA.LaFetra.com (a new alias)
         http://BMHA.LaFetra.net (another new alias)
    All take you to the same Web address, and are interchangeable.
  • June 26, 2002
    Updated the online roster with the latest from the Treasurer
  • June 15, 2002
    Added a report on the BMHA Forum at Dayton HamVention 2002
  • March 30, 2002
    The second member survey is now available
  • March 11, 2002
    Updated information about BMHA at the Dayton HamVention
    Added a link to the eleventh annual HamVention Bike Ride
  • March 3, 2002
    Some minor updates.
    Lots of information about HFpack -- check them out!
    Announcing the BMHA Midwest/Dakota Rally
  • February 18, 2002
    Updated the roster.
    Added HamVention 2002 information to the front page.
  • January 27, 2002
    Added link to rig photos on the eGroup site
  • January 7, 2002
    We now have the BMHA Survey online.
  • January 1, 2002
    Some minor updates.
  • December 8, 2001
    Some minor updates.  Many updates to the membership roster.
  • November 4, 2001
    Added the club's donation to Hartley's obituary page.
    The roster is now up-to-date.
    The "recent newsletters" are not yet updated.  Sorry for the delay.
  • June 16, 2001
    The roster is now up-to-date.
  • June 12, 2001
    Made a few changes.
    More roster updates expected soon, but not there yet.
    Check out Bicycle Mobile QRP from WB9GIE on the member websites page.
  • June 3, 2001
    Updated the roster.
    Added silent Key status for Dave Gerbig WB9MZL and Hartley Alley NA0A.
  • May 16, 2001
    Added the 2001 Hotter 'N Hell Hundred to the links page per reader request.  Let me know your links, and they can be added also!
  • April 28, 2001
    Updated the BMHA logo to the new, retouched version.
    Added Front Page and Selected Article for the past two newsletter issues.
  • April 9, 2001
    Updated the membership roster.  This is the version which the newsletter will be sent to.
    As a bonus for those reading the What's New page, the Webmaster's bicycle mobile setup is available at http://www.LaFetra.com/Skip/AA6WK/Articles/CQ-VHF/April-1998.htm.  This link is also available from the WebMembers' page.
  • April 1, 2001
    Updated the membership roster.  This is now current with what the Webmaster has, but there are a few updates which are "in transit" from the Treasurer.
  • March 17, 2001
    Dayton HamVention BMHA news!
    Fixed a few bugs in the member database -- now you can find international members.
    Updated some records in the member database -- it is now up-to-date with the Webmaster's records (there are still some updates in transit from recent renewals and changes)
    Added another member to the Member Websites page.
  • March 14, 2001
    Improved access to the member database -- it is now a dynamic database access.
    We've tried to protect your privacy appropriately while providing needed information.  Please let the WebMaster know if you are happy/unhappy with this balance.
  • December 10, 2000
    Updated the eGroup URL to its new address of http://www.egroups.com/group/BMHA 
    Changed the membership application to ask for preference of electronic newsletter delivery.
  • November 19, 2000
    Updated the membership list.
    Added the lastest newsletter's front page and "selected article" to the newsletters page.
  • October 29, 2000
    Added a short update about Dayton to the home page.
    Added new member sites to the Member Links page.
  • October 7, 2000
    The newsletter is at the printers, and should arrive in your mailbox soon.
    Check out the eGroup at http://www.egroups.com/group/BicycleMobileHams.  As an incentive, I've published my recipe for the ultimate "killer" bicycle antenna mount.
  • September 16, 2000
    Introduced Scott Farrell, KE4WMF as our new newsletter editor.
    (you'll see Scott's first issue in a month or so)
  • August 16, 2000
    Added a new category "Good Press" to the website's main page.
    Added "The Big Ride" from September 2000 WorldRadio.
  • August 14, 2000
    Created this "What's New" page.
    Added Hartley's Christmas Letter.
    Added the Bicycle Mobile topic area on Topica.
    Rearranged some internal pages [If you have bookmarked them, you'll have to re-create the bookmarks.  Sorry.]
  • July 19, 2000
    Updated the membership list.
    Added the Link of the Month for July.
  • July 5, 2000
    Added membership list.
  • July 2, 2000
    Reformatted the website with new left navigation.
    Added links to officers, addresses, etc.

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