Monthly Archives: January 2021

Here’s the February Radiogram

Greetings PCARS Members, ARRL Officials, Amateur Radio Clubs and other interested people, The February 2021 issue of The RADIOGRAM has been published and is ready for you to enjoy.   Here is the link: http://www.portcars.org/wp/?linker=february-2021-radiogram Hope you enjoy this issue – … Continue reading

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FYAO

PCARS Members: For those of you who attended the Zoom DX/Contest SIG yesterday evening, Tom contacted the Kent Park system. It shows that Fred Fuller Shelter House is open. The dates this fall that are open are: Oct.16; Oct.23; and … Continue reading

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PCARS Thursday Night 2 Meter Net

Hi Everyone Yes another week has gone by and we are closer to March for warmer weather. So let us join Josh K8YLK for the net on the PCARS 146.895 Repeater at 8:00 PM local time. The PL tone is … Continue reading

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Changes to EchoLink System

Effective Today We have made some changes to our EchoLink node. K8SRR is no longer operational. It has been replaced with a node K8BF-L. You will be able to use your existing client software to search for K8BF-L and connect … Continue reading

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Jan 26 DX Contest SIG

Chuck Patellis – W8PT and Thomas Sly – WB8LCD are inviting you to scheduled Zoom meetings for the DX / Contest SIG beginning at 7:00PM sharp on Tuesday January 26. This month’s topic will be Freeze Your Acorns Off (FYAO) options for 2021. Topic: PCARS … Continue reading

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PCARS February Newsletter Inputs

Hello PCARS,   The February PCARS newsletter “The RADIOGRAM” is in the works and could use some inputs from YOU.    Deadline for inputs is Friday – January 29th at 8pm local.    Please, try to get your inputs in … Continue reading

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DX/Contest SIG

Attention PCARS DXers & Contesters: Just a reminder that the DX/Contesting Special Interest Group meeting will be held by ZOOM on Tuesday, Jan. 26th at 7PM. The ZOOM link will be posted in the next few days. We will be … Continue reading

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Thursday Night 2 Meter Net

Hi Everyone Please join the PCARS Thursday night net with your host Richard KD8WCK on the 146.895 repeater with a neg offset and a PL tone of 118.8 and the EchoLink node K8BF-L. The net starts at 8:00pm local time. … Continue reading

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Contest University “Propagation Summit” January 23, 2021

Contest University will host “Propagation Summit” on January 23, 2021. All times are USA EST. 11 AM Introduction – Tim Duffy K3LR and Ray Novak N9JA *Moderators Scott Jones N3RA and George Fremin K5TR 11:05 AM – “Update on the Personal Space … Continue reading

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Thursday Night 2 Meter Net

Hi Everyone Please join Rick K8CAV who will be hosting the Thursday night net on the 146.895 repeater with a neg offset and a PL tone of 118.8. He will be using the K8BF club call and I encourage all … Continue reading

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