Author Archives: KD8MQ

PCARS Thursday Net, Thursday, June 8th

Hi EVERYONE Please join us for some good conversation on the world famous PCARS Thursday Night Net. It is held at 8:00 PM local time on the 146.895 repeater with a negative offset and a PL tone of 118.8. Contact … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed for Setup/Teardown

As we have done in recent years I will need at least 14 volunteers to assist the Field Day team with Setup and Tear down of antennas and stringing power cables from the main generator to stations. If you have … Continue reading

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Field Day Dinner Reservations – IMPORTANT

I wanted to remind everyone who wants to come out and share Field Day dinner with us that you need to get your dinner reservation in soon. That way we can have enough food on hand to feed the group. … Continue reading

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Coms Volunteers Needed!

The Portage County Parks District is holding its annual Headwaters Adventure Race on Saturday July 8th. This is a three event race starting with a two-mile run which then transitions to a ten-mile bicycle ride and culminates with a five-mile … Continue reading

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ARRL Field Day Banner

Please take a minute and click the following link. It will allow you to enter to win a 2023 Field Day Banner. You don’t need to buy anything and the club could use it to publicize this years Field Day. … Continue reading

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Field Day Dinner – 2023

PCARS 2023 Field Day Dinner will be served Saturday, June 24 starting between 5:45 and 6:00 pm. Dinner will be delivered to on-duty station operators/loggers first. Dinner for PCARS members and guests will start immediately after. Dinner is free to … Continue reading

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PCARS Thursday Net, Thursday, June 1st

Hi EVERYONE Please join us for some good conversation on the world famous PCARS Thursday Night Net. It is held at 8:00 PM local time on the 146.895 repeater with a negative offset and a PL tone of 118.8. Contact … Continue reading

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5th Tuesday SIG tonight May 30

Come on down to the club site this evening at 7pm for an hour or so hands on session featuring the famous RF consultant KE8QEP Davide Waugh from Ravenna (Italy?) and his straight-man/sidekick Rick KD8WCK. The Abbott and Costello of … Continue reading

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Here’s the June Radiogram

Here’s the June issue of The RADIOGRAM Greetings PCARS Members, ARRL Officials, Amateur Radio Clubs and other interested people, The June 2023 issue of The RADIOGRAM has been published and is ready for you to enjoy. Here is the link: https://www.portcars.org/wp/go/june-2023-radiogram/ … Continue reading

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Chip Margelli – K7JA

PCARS Members: This is from the SCCC and CADXA Mail Reflector: I am saddened to report that Chip Margelli K7JA passed away yesterday. I just got the news from W6DQ, who got a call from K6CTW, who had been Chip’s … Continue reading

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