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Next Meeting

April 2 @ 7:30PM

Program: The Upcoming Georgia QSO Party (GQP) by Norm Schlar, WA4ZXV

Pre-Meeting Dinner

6:00 PM 

Gino's Pizza


7:30 PM

American Red Cross

All are welcome to the Dinner and Meeting.

Details and Program

2nd Sunday Tech Session

May 10 @ 2:00PM

No April meeting due to Georgia QSO party

Program: To be announced

2:00 PM at Dekalb-Peachtree Airport (PDK) in Chamblee

Sunday Tech


Atlanta Chapter

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

Mondays, 8PM

146.820- PL 146.2

145.150- PL 167.9 (first alternate)

145.410- no tone (second alternate)

Mondays, 8:30PM
145.350 & 144.960

FM: 146.82 if you need D-STAR help

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GARS TechFest

Your ARC had a popular table at TechFest.

The 2015 GARS TechFest is now ancient history. Most of the Atlanta area radio clubs had exhibits there. ARRL and AMSAT were there as well.There was even an exhibit on the Baofeng line of radios.

Your ARC had a popular table staffed by two Board members: Jim Reed, N4BFR and Newt White, N4EWT. Their themes were SDR radios and radio related projects using the Raspberry Pi, which is a credit card-sized single-board computer that will easily fit in the palm of anyone's hand. Thanks, guys.

> ARC SDR Handout

TechFest website


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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: February 22 @ 2:30 PM.

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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.

The Atlanta Hamfest

June 6, 2015 

Before you know it, it will be time for our 84th Annual Atlanta Hamfest, to be held Saturday, June 6, 2015, Mark your calendars.

>Hamfest Flyer

>Hamfest Website