Next Meeting

November 6


Topic: HamJam preview with Martin F. Jue

MFJ logo

Martin F. Jue, the "MFJ" in MFJ will give the club a preview of the talk he'll be giving at HamJam 2014.

He'll also be taking questions.


If you want to meet him personally, come to the pre-meeting dinner.


HamJam is a great annual event presented by the NFARL and endorsed by the SEDXC.


Three distinguished speakers, including Martin, will make presentations.

Saturday, November 8 @ 8:00 AM in Alpharetta

HamJam website


Pre-Meeting Dinner

6:00 PM at Gino's Pizza


7:30 PM at The Red Cross

Everyone is invited.

> Details and Program

2nd Sunday Tech Session

November 9 @ 2 PM


Topic: Breadboarding Basics - Newt (N4EWT) shows us how to prototype a circuit using a breadboard.  All materials provided, Nominal charge to cover cost of kits.


2:00 PM at Peachtree Dekalb 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.


Atlanta ARES FM Net
Mondays, 8PM
ARC 2m FM Repeater

W4DOC: 146.82- PL 146.2

Atlanta ARES D-STAR Net
Thursdays, 8PM
ARC 2m D-STAR Repeaters:
W4DOC C: 145.350-
WX4GPB C: 144.960+
W4DOC: 146.82- PL 146.2 (FM) if you need D-STAR help


More Info

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

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

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$22 supports the club repeaters and activities.

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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 26 @ 2:30 PM.

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Sister Club

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.

> Archive

Maker Faire® Atlanta

The 2014 Maker Faire Atlanta is now in the history books.


Over 30,000 people attended. Did you go? Did you have fun? Did you check out the Amateur Radio Booth? It won the Blue Ribbon.

Put October 3-4, 2015 on your calendar. That's the tentative date of next year's fair.

More Info

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



>Hamfest Flyer

>Hamfest Website