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

September 14th, 2019 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, Aug 22nd

Join us for our monthly meeting Thursday September 26th at 7:15 PM. 

Big Hill SOTA and POTA

Saturday Sep. 21st 10am - 2pm
Join us on Big Hill for SOTA and POTA fun.
Bring your own sack lunch or snack 
Learn from others and test your gear for portable operations.
Big Hill Location

2019 Youth Expo at Garden [...]

Help show off the Amateur Radio hobby to the kids on the Divide.  

Sunday, October 6th 8:00am to ?

For the August meeting we changed things up a bit and had an "Open Mic Night".  Anyone who wanted club present for five minutes on any topic. It was a lot of fun and we all learned a few new things.

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Good turn out for the Augst meeting.  Michael K6MLE showing off a small processor. Susan KM6NFP displaying her watercolor art work.

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 Ken W6KWV talked about the VE program he manages.  Scott KK7AIR talked about his movie camera colection from the silent move era. KK6YYD showed off a few applications he uses for SOTA.

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 Nancy KG6PNPN talked about her use of essential oils.  Roger SWL showed off his newest SDR receiver.

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Alan W6WN and Bob W1RH wrapped up the night reporting on their talks at local fire-safe council meetings and the use of GMRS.