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Fox Hunt

It looks like another weekend of poor weather. The Fox Hunt will be pushed back to Saturday June 11. The location is still at the Heritage Farm Park on Devilbiss Bridge Rd in Walkersville at 1300. Tweet

May 18, 2016 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Getting Licensed

Quite frequently I get asked by non-hams about getting licensed. The short answer is; pass a license exam and get a callsign. That’s a bit too simple but it’s the truth. This leads to a much more in depth answer. There are numerous study guides and websites that can help get you ready for the […]

May 17, 2016 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Field Day

The big day is fast approaching. For this year’s Field Day we will be setting up in the parking lot at the WalMart on Guilford Dr. in Frederick. We are looking for operators throughout both Saturday and Sunday. If you have a preference to time please contact myself of Mike Myers K3DO. We will be […]

May 16, 2016 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Fox hunt change

Due to the possibility of storms tomorrow the fox hunt has been moved to the following weekend May 21. Same time same location. 73 Brian AB3RW Tweet

May 13, 2016 · ab3rw · No Comments
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May Miscellany

Don’t forget that we will be having a foxhunt on Saturday May 14 at the Heritage Farm Park on Devilbiss Bridge Rd. in Walkersville. We will meet at the front parking lot at 1300 as long as the weather holds out. Next Monday May 16 will also be our regularly scheduled club meeting. Join us […]

May 9, 2016 · ab3rw · No Comments
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April Update

i would like to thank Keith Elkin KB3TCB for his fantastic presentation on the Mid Atlantic IP Network at our last meeting  if you aren’t familiar with the group take a look at their web site at It’s definitely worth a look see. We Look forward to working with Keith in the very near […]

April 22, 2016 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Monthly Meeting

Our regular FARC monthly meting will be held this Monday April 18 at 1900. We will be meeting in the social hall at the Independent Hose fire station 300 Baughmans Ln. Keith Elkin KB3TCB will be presenting information on his latest efforts in digital connectivity. For those who are interested FARC now has a presence […]

April 16, 2016 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Post Fest Update

I would like to thank everyone who helped to make Fredfest a huge success and a big thanks to those who volunteered their time to help things run smoothly. Your contributions are much appreciated. We had a great turnout and a lot of gear changed hands over the course of the morning. On the testing […]

March 25, 2016 · ab3rw · No Comments
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Fred Fest Update

Due to the overwhelming request for tailgating tables at next Saturday’s Fredfest, we’ve decided to take email reservations (much like a restaurant). Since space is limited, just email me your request for how many tables you want ($20 for two, and $5 for each additional with a maximum of four) and we will hold your […]

March 14, 2016 · ab3rw · 2 Comments
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Fred Fest

Fred Fest is fast approaching so here are all of the details inquiring minds need to know. Venue – Everything is set for the use of the Social Hall at Independent Hose (where we normally meet) from 0630-1200 on Sat., 3/19. Tables will already be set up from the night before by St. Thomas More […]

February 29, 2016 · ab3rw · 2 Comments
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