Next Meeting

October 2


Topic: TBA


Pre-Meeting Dinner

6:00 PM at Gino's Pizza

New Ham Q&A

7:00 PM at The Red Cross


7:30 PM at The Red Cross

Everyone is invited.

> Details and Program

2nd Sunday Tech Session

October 12 @ 3 PM


Topic: Semi-annual hands-on operating event at an Atlanta park. You will learn how to set up a portable HF station and will get on the air, either on your radio or one of ours.



2:00 PM at an Atlanta Park. Details to follow.


>Sunday Tech


Atlanta Chapter


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

Atlanta ARES Net
Mondays, 8PM
ARC 2m Repeater 146.82- PL 146.2


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Ham Cram

Get your Tech License in 1 Day

Saturday, September 13

8 AM - 3 PM.

Woodstock, GA

Email Ken McIntire for details and to register..

Seating is limited. Advance registration is required.


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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: July 27 @ 2:30 PM.

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Geelong Amateur Radio Club

Work Geelong Austrailia on IRLP Node #6572. 


Read up on the history of the club. Find out how to become a ham

Check our archives for past events, operating tips and more.

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Maker Faire Atlanta

The 2014 Maker Faire Atlanta will be held in Decatur October 4-5.

The Atlanta Radio Club congratulates Mini Maker Faire Atlanta for growing large enough to lose the "Mini" designation and become 1 of only 10 faires to be designated "Featured".

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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 7, 2014 

Thank you for attending the 83rd Annual Atlanta Hamfest!!


We hope you had fun.


Attendance figures will be posted shortly.


Before too long, it will be time for the 84th Annual Atlanta Hamfest, to be held Saturday, June 6, 2015, Mark your calendars.



>Hamfest Flyer

>Hamfest Website