April 19th COARA Meeting Room Reserved at Karl Road branch of the Columbus Public Library – 7:30 to 9 pm
From I-71 exit 117 Rt 161-Dublin-Granville Rd turn East. Drive about a quarter mile to the light at Karl RD, rerun Right.
The Library It is quarter mile or so south of Rt-161 at 5590 Karl Rd, Columbus, OH 43229. East side of the street.
Brad Buck suggested we try a Library for our club meeting and he will present the education topic.
– Barry (club treasurer) will collect 2017 membership payments of $12. (Personal checks preferred)
– Local vintage radio events recent and upcoming.
– Recent finds and discussion topics.
– Planning for May club Spring tailgate radio swap meet.
-TOPIC – radio power supplies – function of rectifier tube, power transformer, choke, field coil, AC/DC radios, electrolytic condensers
– Show & Tell – bring a table radio, or power supply
The Feb 15, 2017 meeting at Donatos Pizza at 8961 Polaris Parkway, From I-71 exit #121 Polaris Pkwy. and turn West. (from Columbus that is a left turn) Travel West about 2 miles, past the big shopping center Polaris Fashion Place and then just past S. Old State Rd. Donatos Pizza is visible on the right at Cameron Ave.
COARA is teaming up with the Early Television Museum in Hilliard, Oh. for our fall swapmeet! We are looking forward to hosting this event with the museum and meeting like minded vintage electronic enthusiasts.
Fall Vintage Electronics Tailgate Meet, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 4686 E. Walnut St.,Westerville, OH, on Saturday morning Sept 24. Set up at 7 am and event starting at 8 am to end by 11 am.
Be sure to join us for the Spring Radio Swapmeet! If spring cleaning has produced a quantity of items you would like to move down the line, then this is the opportunity in Central Ohio to do just that. The COARA swapmeet is a good time and you will likely find a treasure to take home.
Be sure to attend our fall swap meet, it is located at 4686 East Walnut St. in Westerville, just east of the Hoover reservoir. The date is September 12th 2015 from 8AM till 11AM. This venue has proven to be a fine place for a swap meet. There is a covered area with bathrooms and electric available.
This past spring we had a good number of sellers and the event was well attended. Be sure come out and visit with antique radio enthusiasts and find some bargains.
Please note that Google Maps and the map on your iPhone have trouble with E. Walnut street as the Hoover reservoir cuts it off. Off of Sunbury rd. take Central College across the lake. Make a left on Cubbage, then right on Walnut.