Welcome to the home the El Dorado County Amateur Radio Club.

We are here to promote the Amateur Radio hobby and provide community support in El Dorado County California.


 

Current Events

Ham Radio Exam

March 14th, 2020 at 9:00am
Held at the American Legion Post 119
4561 Greenstone Road, Placerville CA 95667
Testing Fees $14.00
Contact Ken Vogele, W6KWV at 530-642-9523

Next Meeting Thur, Jan 23rd

Join us for our monthly meeting Thursday January 23rd at 7:15 PM. 

2020 Membership payment is due

Please pay your 2020 Membership by using PayPal on the Membership page or by check at the next meeting.

AG6AU Special Event

AG6AU Discover of Gold Special Event Station
Jan. 25 and 26, 9am -5pm
Coloma, Gold Discovery Park
Sawmill parking lot.

There was a good turnout for the first meeting of the year.    Jay, KE6GLA discussed final plans for the Coloma Special Event Station this weekend.  Dave,  K6TQ gave a report of our Field Day results.  Not too bad 3rd out of 10 in class 8A.

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Jordan, WC6J showed off his latest project the QRP-Labs QCX CW Transceiver kit. The kit has built-in diagnostic functions and a great build manual.

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Our guest speaker for the evening was Ian, W6TCP. Ian displayed how he used WSPR to test different antennas and how he compared the results.  

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