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.

The September meeting had a full turnout and we welcomed two new members Tony W6QA and Larry K6HMP.  The first presentation was from Mike, KD6TMZ.  He showed a video and described his work for NASA at the research wind tunnels located at Moffett Field, CA.   Jordan, WC6J brought in a radiosonde that he found on one of his hikes. 

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Bob, W1RH showed off a GMRS repeater he configured for use in the local Fire Safe Council districts.  He also talked about FT8 and station automation.   Bob demonstrated FT8 by connecting to his station remotely and working a few contacts. 

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