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President’s Message to the Membership, March 2017

Hello fellow MARC members and my apologies for not publishing a February update. As most of you know I attended Hamcation in Orlando and thus did not make it to the February meeting, I guess between that and the missed update I now have 2 strikes. Moving to March the goal is to name the new Field … [Read more...]

President’s Message to the Membership, January 2017

Hello fellow MARC members and welcome to 2017. I am happy to be serving as president for the next year and hope that together we can have MARC continue down the road of success. My appreciation goes to Mike Kieffer (KD8OUT) for serving the last 3.5 years as president and I look forward to working … [Read more...]

National Parks on the Air Operating Event 11/26/2016

This Saturday, club members will activate the NPOTA site TR04 (North Country Scenic Trail). The location will be at the soccer field by E.Galbraith (Kugler Mill Rd.) and Rt.126. Setup is at 10:00am and we should start on air operations by 11:00am. Weather permitting we’ll operate until about … [Read more...]

President’s Message to the Membership, September 2016

The presentation schedule for the next five months is: Sep - Building fan dipoles, by Mark Tannert Oct - Club Build by Dr. Jack Purdum Nov - Selecting and Getting Started with Microcontrollers by Erik Heidt (Election of club officers) Dec - Holiday Party & Show and Tell Jan - … [Read more...]

President’s Message to the Membership, August 2016

The presentation schedule for 2016 and part of 2017 is as follows Aug., 2016 Software Defined Radio - Dr. John Wiener, AB8O Sep., 2016 Contesting - Dave Vest, K8DV / Bill Schroeder, WS6K Oct., 2016 Club Build - Jack, W8TEE / Club Elections Nov., 2016 Selecting/Getting Started with … [Read more...]

MARC Casual Contesters – August 2016 Contests

There are three contests on the MARC Casual Contesters calendar in August 1. NAQP SSB The contest period is from 1800 UTC August 20 to 0600 UTC August 21. 2016. The contest has a Team Competition, teams must be registered prior to the contest. If you want to be on a MARC team send an email to … [Read more...]

Ohio State Parks On The Air

The Milford Amateur Radio Club will be operating from the Indian Mounds Shelter parking lot in East Fork State Park during Ohio State Parks On The Air (OSPOTA) on September 10, 2016. Enter the park from SR 125, go past the park headquarters, and follow the signs to the beach. Indian Mounds is … [Read more...]

Important Message from the President

Our club has received an important donation. Dr. James T. Lee has donated an Icom model 7700 transceiver to our club. This is significant and generous donation. Here is a little background on Dr. Lee. Dr. James T. Lee is a retired surgeon from Saint Paul, MN. Jim has been a licensed ham operator … [Read more...]

President’s Message to the Membership, July 2016

Our two big events of the year are now in the record book. Hamfest was a roaring success. Record attendance and a good time was had by all. All those attending Field Day had a good time and made lots of contacts. July meeting presentation is: “VHF/UHF Simplex” by Erik Heidt, AC8VK Aug., 2016 … [Read more...]