The Mid-State Amateur Radio Club
"Serving Central Indiana Communities for Twenty-Six Years"
Wednesday, April 24, 2013A portable antenna
with lots of gain for your HT.
Gary Davis, KD9SB, demonstrated how easy it is to make a 2-meter J-pole antenna out of twin lead wire. He says it is ideal for camping, travel or where ever you need a little more gain for your HT.
Posted 12:07 PM by Jack
Tuesday, April 23, 2013DOC and PDF) in the resource center of our website. Thanks Gary!!!
Posted 6:19 PM by Matt
Sunday, April 21, 2013
Bus to Dayton Hamvention - 18 May 2013
The Indianapolis Radio Club will sponsor a bus to the Dayton Hamvention again this year. The pick up points will be the same as in previous years. The date of Hamvention is Saturday, May 18. Please download the reservation form and send it in if you are interested in riding the bus.
Click here for the bus Reservation form
Click here for information on Hamvention 2013
Thanks to Rhonda Curtis, WS9H for passing along this info.
Posted 8:24 PM by Ron
Sunday, April 07, 2013
Field Day 2013 - June 22-23, 2013
Get all the details from ARRL here: http://www.arrl.org/field-day
The objective is to work as many stations as possible on any and all amateur bands (excluding 60, 30, 17, and 12-meter bands) and to learn to operate in abnormal situations in less than optimal conditions. Field Day is open to all amateurs in the areas covered by the ARRL/RAC Field Organizations and countries within IARU Region 2.
More information on the MARC field day plans will follow later.
Posted 7:58 PM by Ron
Saturday, March 09, 2013
Revised ARES/RACES Application
With storm season around the corner, I'm sure that ARES and RACES could use all the help they can get! Get involved in your local government and use your radio skills at the same time!
Contact Bob LaGrange with any questions you might have. Thanks Bob!!!
Posted 3:46 AM by Matt