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Next Meeting

 

February 4th @ 7:30 PM

 

Program:

 

Bill Perkins, KB4KFT, current Atlanta Radio Club Vice President and former President, will be discussing LXpeditions (local expeditions).

Members can bring items for sale, trade or to be given away for free. You'll announce your items during the meeting then do the trades and such after the meeting.

 

The Atlanta Radio Club thanks Ham Radio Outlet (the "Candy Store") for partially funding our gift certificates.

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6071 Buford Highway

Atlanta, GA 30340

770-263-0700


 


Pre-Meeting Dinner

6:00 PM 

Cowtippers Steaks & Spirits


Meeting

7:30 PM

American Red Cross

All are welcome to the Dinner and Meeting.

Details and Program

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2nd Sunday Tech Session

 

February 14 @ 2:00 PM

 

> Kit Build: QRP Hi-Per-Mite

Kit building is one of the Second Sunday favorites. N4EWT has found a new kit for the group to tackle from the Four State QRP group.

The HI-PER-MITE is a HIgh-PERformance SMALL audio filter. It is designed to be very versatile, have low parts count, be inexpensive, yet provide outstanding performance. This is a flexible design that can be used as a stand-alone unit driving headphones, earbuds, or speakers, or it can be easily integrated into an existing receiver needing additional CW filtering.

Kits are $15 and must be reserved in advance.
​Only 8 remain as of January 25. Email N4EWT @ ARRL.net to reserve yours.

 

Sunday Tech

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ARES News

Atlanta Chapter

 

Atlanta ARES covers the area of Fulton County within I-285. Its Emergency Coordinator (EC) is Ken Reid, KG4USN.

 

ARES FM Net
Mondays, 8PM

146.820- PL 146.2

145.410- PL 100.0  (first alternate)

145.150- PL 167.9 (second alternate)


ARES D-STAR Net
Mondays, 8:30PM
145.350 & 144.960

FM: 146.82 if you need D-STAR help

 

More Info

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Monthly Board of Directors Meeting

 

The next meeting of the ARC Board of Directors will be on November 12 at Gino's Pizza on Cheshire Bridge at 7:00 PM.

 

All ARC members are invited. Meet your newly elected Board, break bread with us and speak up about club issues. This is your club. Tell us how we can be of service to you.

 

Separate checks will be provided.

 

Gino's New York Pizza Bar

1740 Cheshire Bridge Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30324

Map

 

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Curious?

Find out how to become a ham
   

Study, Take the Test, Get on the air, Get your FREE 1 year ARC membership.

New classes are forming soon.  Click below for more info,

Our Guide

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New Ham Info 

Just get licensed?

Find out a few ways to put that license to use.  

> I Passed My Test - What's Next?

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Join or Renew

New Hams Get 1st Year Free

$22 supports the club repeaters and activities.

> Sign Up or Renew

 

 

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Social Media

Find us Online

> Yahoo Groups
> Facebook
> Twitter
> Linked In


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VE Testing

4th Sunday at Georgia Tech

Get your ham radio license or upgrade it for just $15.  Next test session: October 25 @ 2:30 PM.

> Good Luck

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Sister Club

Geelong Amateur Radio Club, VK2ATL

The Geelong Amateur Radio Club (GARC), VK2ATL, is a very active club in Geelong, Australia. The "short" path distance from Atlanta to Geelong is about 10,000 miles. Long path is about 15,000 miles. Map

 

Work them on IRLP Node #6572.

 

You can find their website here.

 

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Newsletter

Read the Atlanta Ham, the club's monthly newsletter.

 

Catch up on current club events and stories about amateur radio in Atlanta. Read up on the history of the club. And more.

 

The January 2016 issue is now online.

 

> Current issue and Archives are here.

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Repeater Status

 

W4DOC FM:

2 m: UP
1.25 m: UP
70 cm: UP

 

• CTCSS is currently disabled.

 

 

W4DOC D-STAR:

2 m: UP
70 cm: UP
23 cm Voice: UP
23 cm Data: UP
Gateway: UP

WX4GPB D-STAR:

2 m: UP
70 cm: UP
23 cm Voice: UP
23 cm Data: UP
Gateway: UP

 

IRLP: DOWN
SkyWarn: DOWN
Southeast Linked Repeater Net: DOWN


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About the Atlanta Radio Club

Our 100+ year History

The Atlanta Radio Club (ARC) was founded in March 1911.  It is believed to be the longest continually operating club in Georgia (GA Tech was founded earlier).
With over 140 members ARC activities include meetings, operating events, training sessions, membership outings and community service activities in Metro-Atlanta.  

The ARC helps operate the Atlanta Hamfest and owns, operates or supports 11 repeaters around the metro area.
In an average month, the club will hold a regular membership meeting, a tech/training session or operating outing, publish the Atlanta Ham newsletter, have 8 lunch outings and host over 20 nets via club repeaters.

The Atlanta Radio Club is classified as a 501(c)(3) by the IRS. All contributions are tax-deductible.

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The Atlanta Hamfest

June 6, 2015 

The 2015 Hamfest is now history. The music has stopped and everyone has gone home.

 

See you all next year (June 4, 2016) 

 

>Hamfest Flyer

>Hamfest Website

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