The Best Christmas Party Ever!

*The WCARA Tri-Club CHRISTMAS PARTY (December 13th) – The (KARS, SCARS, & WCARA) Christmas Party will be held on Thursday December 13th at 6:30p.m. to Until (Social hour 6:30 – 7:30, eat at 7:30).

Location: Lakeside Room at the Walnut Creek Country Club.  Address is:  508 Lakeshore Dr, Goldsboro, NC 27534.

Please R.S.V.P. by December 3rd with your choice of meal and the number in your party to Pete Wene at pete@wene.net

Option #1 – Roasted Turkey with Stuffing and gravy

Option #2 – Chopped Steak with Onion Gravy

Option #3 – VEGETARIAN OPTION – Portabella Mushroom Stuffed Ravioli

With: Mashed Potatoes and Green Bean Casserole, Mixed Garden Salad w/house dressing and crackers,
Vegetable and Starch, Bread with Butter, Water/Tea/Coffee and Dessert

Total Cost: $25 per person (Tax and Tip included)

Door Prizes and Dirty Santa Gift Exchange (Bring gift to participate – not to exceed $15)     First door prize is a Yaesu FT-2980 VHF and ARRL 2019 Handbook.  Each Club Member will receive a free ticket…..additional tickets at $1.00 each.


Electrical Engineering link….lots of good apps

What is HAM Radio……..click here

Herman Munster and Ham Radio

Amateur Radio a 21st Century Hobby


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 ( We have replaced the Hard line and moved the antenna up ~ 65 additional feet).

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


2 Meter/70cm Net every Thursday night at 8:30pm 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.