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Monthly Meeting

This is just a reminder that Monday September 19 is our monthly FARC meeting. We will be in the social hall at the Independent Hose Company fire station on Baughmans Ln. The meeting will start at 19:00. Hope to see you  there. 73 Brian AB3RW Tweet

September 19, 2015 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Foxhunt Update

We have made a change of venue for the foxhunt this weekend. We will be moving to the Heritage Farm Park on Devilbiss Rd. in Walkersville instead of Fountain Rock Park. This is a much larger park and will help us have a much better hunt. The event is open to any and all hams. […]

September 9, 2015 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Fall Foxhunt

The fall foxhunt will be Saturday September 12 at 13:00. We will be meeting at Fountain Rock Park in Walkersville. The hunt is open to everyone. Hope to see you there! 73 Brian AB3RW Tweet

August 18, 2015 · ab3rw · 2 Comments
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August Meeting

Its time again for the monthly club meeting. We will be meeting Monday August 17 at 17:00 at the Social Hall in the Independent Hose Company on Baughmans Ln. This is also a testing session so VEs should be there between 15:30 and 15:45. Hope to see you there. 73 Brian AB3RW Tweet

August 16, 2015 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Tour De Frederick and Gran Fondo

Frederick ARES and The Frederick Amateur Radio Club will be providing communications for both the Tour De Frederick on Aug. 15th,  and the Gran Fondo Bike Race on Sept. 20th. We need operators with a mobile or HT 2M rig willing to man the checkpoints/timing stations listed during the event. We’ll plan on using the […]

July 28, 2015 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Just a reminder of the FARC 2m net on the 146.640 repeater this Wednesday night at 19:00. This net wis held every other Wednesday. The net is open to any and all hams so be sure to check in. The next FARC meeting is a dinner meeting at Flaming Grill on West Partrick near the Kmart. […]

May 12, 2015 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Don’t forget the first FARC 2m net on the 146.640 repeater this Wednesday night at 19:00. This net will be held every other Wednesday. The net is open to any and all hams so be sure to check in. The much anticipated return of the 147.060 repeater has occured. I am sure that everyone is […]

April 27, 2015 · ab3rw · No Comments
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April Update

I want to give a big thank you to Phil Stalnaker (W3ICF) and his son John (N3VTV) for the great presentation on D-Star at the April meeting. With the help of Rolan Clark (W3FDK) and John Snow (W3ATR) we got a good overview of D-Star. They could easily have continued for several more hours on […]

April 21, 2015 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Upcoming Events

With the warmer weather comes the annual events that need radio communication and this year is no exception. The first event is the March of Dimes Walk. This year it will be taking place at the Urbana District Park on April 26 from 09:00-12:00. We need 4-6 operators in addition to net control. We will […]

April 11, 2015 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Testing Testing 1…2…3

We are please to announce that FARC will be offering license testing sessions. We have become affiliated with Laurel VEC and hope to meet the needs of hams wishing to upgrade or anyone wishing to get their first license. As with all exams handled by Laurel VEC the testing will be free of charge. Our next […]

April 6, 2015 · ab3rw · One Comment
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