Welcome to the Wayne County Amateur Radio Association.

Ham Radio Class – Technician (beginner)

All – The WCARA is sponsoring a beginner’s Ham Radio Class. Class starts on Tuesday, Oct 11, and runs for 7 sessions (Tuesdays). Class starts at 6pm and runs to NLT 9 pm…..most classes will end around 8 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.

 

July Club Meeting

The July Club meeting will be held on the 16th of July at 10pm.  We will meet at the First PH Church in Goldsboro.  1100 The First Church Rd, Goldsboro, NC 27534

We will meet in the Fellowship Hall just to the left of the main chapel.  Hope to see everyone there.

 

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.