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Here’s the October Radiogram

Greetings PCARS Members, ARRL Officials, Amateur Radio Clubs and other interested people, The October 2022 issue of The RADIOGRAM has been published and is ready for you to enjoy. Here is the link:  https://www.portcars.org/wp/go/october-2022-radiogram/Hope you enjoy this issue – Ham … Continue reading

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PCARS Power Pole Distribution Board Build 10/22/22

Here’s a great way to distribute power to your equipment in the shack or field. This project will take approximately one hour to build. Bring your tools and soldering iron to the club site on October 22nd at 10:00 and have some fun building … Continue reading

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California QSO Party

PCARS Members: As you may have heard, K8BF will be on the air this coming weekend during the California QSO Party. We will be on 10, 15, 20, 40, and 80 meters…depending on the time of day and propagation. I will not … Continue reading

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PCARS Thursday Net September 22

Hi Everyone Please join me as I host the PCARS Thursday night net at 8:00pm local time on the K8IV 146.895 repeater with a PL tone of 118.8 and a neg. offset. I will have club news and other activities to share with you. … Continue reading

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CANCELLED: October 1st VE Test Session

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the Saturday, October 1st VE test session is CANCELED. Our next scheduled VE test session is Saturday, December 3rd.

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DX/Contest SIG, Tuesday, Sept 27th, 7PM

Attention PCARS DXers and Contesters: Just a friendly reminder –  Tomorrow, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022, we will be holding our DX/Contest Special Interest Group meeting at 7PM at the clubsite. Our topic will be the upcoming California QSO Party that takes place on … Continue reading

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October PCARS newsletter inputs needed

October newsletter inputs needed September is almost over. Fall has arrived and that means the October issue of ‘The Radiogram’ is in the works. As always, the deadline for PCARS newsletter inputs is the last Friday of the month – … Continue reading

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DX/Contest SIG, Tuesday September 27th 7PM

Attention PCARS DXers and Contesters: This coming Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022, we will be holding our DX/Contest Special Interest Group meeting at 7PM at the clubsite. Our topic will be the upcoming California QSO Party that takes place on October 1st & … Continue reading

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PCARS Net Night at the Clubsite, Tomorrow Thursday September 22

Tomorrow (Thursday) night at the PCARS ClubSite. Approximately 6:30 to 10:00 PM. This will be a “Show & Tell” night. Bring along a QSL Card that holds some special significance to you. Bring along a piece of radio gear that you have homebrewed (OK … Continue reading

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PCARS Thursday Net September 22

Hi Everyone It is time for the World Famous PCARS Thursday night net on the 146.895 repeater with a negative offset and a 118.8 PL tone . Along with the K8BF-L EchoLink node . Bob N8QE will be hosting and he will … Continue reading

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