Richmond Amateur Radio Club

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September RARC meeting via Zoom 7pm Friday 11th

Program   Rig control, logging, and digital modes with a Raspberry Pi Bruce MacAlister, W4BRU, will attempt a live demonstration of rig control with a $35 hand-sized Raspberry Pi computer from his station. He’ll have a few slides on hand in case the live demo goes … well you know how live demos can go. […]

Vacuum Tubes Added to RARC Auction

The Richmond Amateur Radio Club has received a large donation of vacuum tubes. All tubes in this collection have been recently tested on an emission tube checker, verified as “good” and individually boxed with appropriate identification. With the ever lurking possibility of damage to solid-state radios from natural or man-made EMPs, as well as the […]

RARC Free Exams Session Saturday 9/12/2020 @9am

The exam is free as the Laurel VEC is used (laurelvec.com) The new license are usually official and usable the first business day after the test, in this case Monday. Location: Fire department 1825 Huguenot Trail Powhatan, VA 23139 Contact: Allan Johnson, WA3J, Chief Examiner, wa3j@arrl.net.

Powhatan Club giving exams Sept 19

Date: September 19, 2020 Time: 10am – 2pm Location: Pavilion / Picnic Shelter 2505 Mann Rd Fighting Creek Park Powhatan VA 23139-9999 Contact: David A. Thomas (804) 909-3764 thomasdavida@gmail.com http://www.arrl.org/exam_sessions/powhatan-va-23139-9999-2