News

UHF Fusion Repeater Operational

The new UHF Fusion repeater is installed operating on 443.450MHz in both analog and C4FM modes. I wish to thank Chuck (K8CR) for donating a equipment rack for the repeater. I also wish to thank Randy (WB8RNV), John (AD8DM), James Watts, and Dave (K8DV) for their hard work in getting the repeater on-the-air!

VHF Repeater Update

The issue with the VHF repeater has resolved itself on its own. Hopefully the issue will not return.

VHF Repeater Degraded

Currently there is a problem with our VHF repeater. It is believed there is an issue with the radio link between the input and output sites. There is no estimate on a resolution at this time. Updates will be posted as they become available.

January 2020 Meeting

Mark your calendars for our next meeting this Thursday, January 9th at 7:30pm. Please note we will be meeting in rooms 9A/B for the next couple of meetings. They are the first rooms on the left as you turn into the hallway. In addition to a full agenda of items, Al Peter will be giving…
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2018 CQWW SSB Trophy Winner

Peter Kulik K8PJK is CQ Magazine’s 2018 US. Rookie Winner. Pictured below is Peter and his son Murphy enjoying the win. All MARC members congratulate Peter on his excellent achievement! Peter is currently managing MARC’s contest activities. (Click on headline for picture)

MARC Officers Publish QST Cover Article

Al Peter (AC8GY, club treasurer) and Jack Purdum (W8TEE, club vice-president) wrote an article titled “Build An Inexpensive 150W Dummy Load with Wattmeter” which appears in the November 2018 issue of QST magazine. The publisher used a photo from the article for its November cover. The construction article details how to build a dummy load…
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President’s Message to the Membership, September 2018

It is hard to believe but we are quickly approaching the end of summer. I hope all of you had a wonder summer and got all you summer time projects completed. It is now time to start thinking about the fall radio season and a good time to get any last minute outside antenna work…
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