2017 FCARC License Exams Schedule

Dec
06

January 28, 2017 will be the first VE test of the new year.

The exams are held at the Fox Valley Technical College, 1825 N. Bluemound Drive, Appleton, WI 54912-2277. FVTC is located near Interstate 41 and Northland Ave.(county highway OO). Walk-ins are welcome.

The room number is B142. Enter at door 12 located on the west side of the building. Here is the address to the FVTC web site where you can click on a link for the room location and a map to the school.
.
http://www.fvtc.edu/appleton

Posted By W9RIC read more

Laverne Root - N9RQM - SK

Dec
04

It is with deep personal regret that I inform the FCARC of Laverne Root, N9RQM death.

Larverne was a long time member for the FCARC and participated in many FCARC's activates.

He will ne sadly missed and our thoughts and prayers go out to his family is this time of mourning

Laverne passed away peacefully at home on Saturday Morning. His funeral service will be Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at Neenah's Westgor Funeral home. Friends will be received at the funeral home from 10:00 AM until the hour of service.

Posted By ND9DW read more

Kenwood TS-520

Dec
03

For Sale a Kenwood TS-520.

Asking $200.00

Contact:
Dan Terrien
KD9AJU
920-562-2191 (Call or Text)

Time remaining: 51%
17/12/2016 (1 week)
Posted By ND9DW read more
Posted By K9KI read more

FCARC Airventure Special Event Station Featured in December 2016 issue of QST !

Nov
18

The W9ZL Special Event Station at EAA Airventure is featured in an article written by Emma Schaefer, KC9YGJ in the December 2016 issue of QST.

I extend my congratulations, and thanks to Emma on her publication of this article.It is certainly a great piece of publicity for both the W9ZL Airventure Special Event Station and our club in general.

The 2016 Special Event Certificates where mailed out on 11/15/2016 and should be in your mailbox soon!

Jon Oldenburg AB9AH
W9ZL Special Event Chairman

Posted By AB9AH read more

FT-991 Raffle Winner

Nov
09

ATTENTION ALL FCARC MEMBERS

Thank You to everyone that supported this fund raising raffle.

Congratulations to our winner Randy Plachinski KD9CLI

The Yeasu FT-991 440 to 160 meters plus Fusion

This was a fund raising event. The money raised will be used to buy the equipment to have the 145.33 repeater a Wires-X repeater. When this is complete, anyone will be able to get on the Fusion system using a standard HT or Fusion radio.

FCARC Thanks you

Posted By FCARC read more

The 146.76 Repeater is back on the air.

Nov
01

The 146.76 repeater is back on the air. The external amplifier failed and will be repaired ASAP.

Rick, W9RIC

Posted By W9RIC read more

Hamfest Hamfest Hamfest!

Oct
28

The FCARC annual hamfest is only a few days away.

There is still time to get a table or admission at pre-event prices.
Click here for all the information: http://www.fcarc.us/hamfest.php

Reminder that there will be VE testing on site that morning.
Click here for more information http://fcarc.us/node/64

Also a great time to renew your membership as all memberships come due in January.

Hope to see you there!

John K9KI

Posted By K9KI read more

Yaesu FT-991 Raffle

Oct
22

ATTENTION ALL FCARC MEMBERS

The FCARC will raffle a Yeasu FT-991 440 to 160 meters plus Fusion

This is a fund raising event. This is to buy the equipment to have the 145.33 repeater a Wires-X repeater. When done anyone will be able to get on the Fusion system using a standard HT or Fusion radio.

This Raffle is limited to 85 tickets. Each ticket is $20. When all the tickets are sold and paid for the drawing will be at the next FCARC meeting or event.

Posted By ND9DW read more

Ham Exams at the FCARC Swapfest

Oct
22

Ham exams will be available at the FCARC Swapfest held at Monarch Gardens in Appleton, November 6, 2016.

Registration begins at 9:00 am and ends at 10:00 am in the lower level. A pictured I.D. is required. Cost of the exam is $15.00 (set by the ARRL VEC) cash or a check made out to "ARRL VEC". If you are taking an exam to upgrade you must provide a copy of your current license. Calculators are permitted but cellphones must be silenced or off and put away.

Posted By W9RIC read more

Pages

Subscribe to Fox Cities Amateur Radio Club RSS