6 meters has been really hot for the last week or so. Those who work 6 have been able to contact many states, grid squares and several continents. Activities are SSB, CW ,AM and FM. Also probabley some digital modes. Have fun and enjoy the hobby 73 Jimmy K4KHV
+++6 Meters +++ is heating up. Lots of new activity. 14 check-ins on the last AM net (50.400) antennas are easy built, cost 20.00 or less depending on your junkbox. Can be up 15 to 30 feet for great results. Ask W4ICU, net manager for 6 meter net for further info. 73 Jimmy K4KHV
Welcome to the Chipola Amateur Radio Club's website!
We hope you enjoy using your site. If you have any problems, please feel free to ask us for assistance.
In order to access all the features of the new site and get updates by email, you must sign up for an account. New accounts are manually approved to help prevent unwanted solicitation of our club membership.
Once your account has been approved and activated, you will have the ability to post in the forum section and shoutbox. Note, there is a "For Sale" section of the forum and members can post their items there.
The July CARC club meeting will be held at Jackson County EOC on July 16th, doors will open at 1900. An amateur radio licensing exam will be offered before the club meeting to anyone interested in obtaining their technician license or upgrading a current active license. Walk ins are welcomed, but prior notification of intent to test is appreciated. The regular club meeting will commence after testing and grading has been completed and everyone is welcomed and encouraged to attend.
Freddy, KD4FXG is offering free Amateur radio examination preparation classes to anyone interested. Contact him for class dates and times.
The CARC is funded entirely on membership dues and donations. All funds are used to promote the continued advancement of amateur radio in our local area. The club also maintains the local repeater on 146.670 that is open to amateur radio operator use. Your support is greatly appreciated!