Welcome to the Wayne County Amateur Radio Association.

 

2023 Dues are due!  

Ham Radio Class – Technician (beginner)

All – The WCARA is sponsoring a beginner’s Ham Radio Class. Class starts on Saturday the 21st of Jan, and runs for 7 sessions (Saturday). Class starts at 1 pm and runs to NLT 3:30 pm…..most classes will end around 3 pm. The location is The First PH Church in Goldsboro. 1100 First PH Church Road, Goldsboro, NC

We will be using the ARRL Technician study guide, 5th edition. The book can be purchased on Amazon, make sure it is the 5th edition.

The Class is FREE, the only cost for the Class is the book.

If you are interested in the class please contact Peter M. Wene (WA5T) via email at pete@wene.net.

 

January Club Meeting & Elections

The January Club meeting will be held on the 21st of January at 10pm.  We will meet at the First PH Church in Goldsboro.  1100 The First Church Rd, Goldsboro, NC 27534

We will meet around back in the Generations Center. 

January is club elections….currently the election committee has a slate of noninations.

President – Wayne Stewart – KK4PW

Vice President – Peter M. Wene – WA5T

Secretary – Jerry Collatz – KO4OIV

Treasurer –  Randy Wise – N3JUW

BOD – Albert Lioen  – N4ZFG

BOD – Greg Clark – KM4NDO

 

For more information contact president@k4cyp.com 

AMATEUR RADIO LINKS

Electrical Engineering link….lots of good apps

What is HAM Radio……..click here

Herman Munster and Ham Radio

Amateur Radio a 21st Century Hobby

REPEATER STATUS

*2 Meter Repeater 146.85 (-) 88.5 Hz Tone (K4CYP) Status: On the Air. 

*70cm Repeater 443.00 (+) 88.5 Hz Tone (K4CYP) Status: On the air 

Our repeaters are Linked via a 70cm radio at the VHF site.  Additionally, both the repeaters have emergency backup power.

ECHOLINK via K4CYP-R Node 858227: Operational

WCARA NET SCHEDULE

2 Meter/70cm Net every Thursday night at 8:00pm local on the WCARA Repeaters – Net Control Operator: Pete Wene, WA5T

EchoLink (K4CYP-R Node 858227) is connected to the 2 meter repeater.  If you are out of town you can still check in via Echolink.

*6 Meter Net every Monday night at 8:00pm local on 50.140 Mhz SSB.
(if at net time the frequency is occupied please look for us 3,6,9, or 12 KHz down from 50.140) –  Net Control Operator: Pete Wene, WA5T.