Welcome to Island County Amateur Radio Club

Ham License Testing

License testing will be held after each monthly meeting. Testing is also available upon requests. Please email Tom/N7WI at, n7wi@hotmail.com for test requests.

Technician License Class

Our next Technician Class is scheduled for November 5 and 12/2022. Get more information and register in the training tab on this page.

Next Membership Meeting

Sept 24, 2022
Presentation: Propagation Tools

Former President Bob Stephens will discuss propagation tools. The most widely used propagation tool is VOACP but other tools are available to validate the results of VOACAP. Bob will investigate some of these tools and how to use them together to get a better idea of who you can work on HF.

Social

Breakfast - Food Handlers are meeting for breakfast at 8:00 AM before Membership Meetings at Tyee Restaurant, 405 South Main, Coupeville

Lunch - A group of us meet at 11:25 for lunch on the 1st Tuesday of the month at Patron in Clinton (Ken's Korner) and on the 3rd Tuesday at China City Freeland. On all other Tuesdays we meet on Zoom for lunch and conversation at 11:25. Everyone welcome to join us. If interested contact Steve, at aa6vo@w7avm.org. For locations see this link.

Weekly Nets

Daily[exc Sun] 9:00 AM VHF Net - 146.86/147.22 repeaters

Sunday 7:00 PM VHF Packet Winlink Training 145.63 MHz

Sunday 7:00 PM Packet net - peer to peer 145.63 MHz

Sunday 7:30 PM VHF net - 146.86/147.22 repeaters

Sunday 7:45 PM HF net - 28.410 MHz USB

Tuesday 9:30 AM ARES Net - 146.86/147.22/441.425 repeaters

Monthly Board Meetings on 3rd Thursday

Via Zoom

All members are invited to Board Meetings Use the same Zoom link as Membership meetings

ICARC Ham "U" Technician Class

Announcing the return of our 2-day in-person class

November 5 & 12

Cost: $30 (includes ARRL Ham Radio License Manual 5th Ed.)

or $5 if you have a book or will share one.

For more information, contact:

w7daf< "at" > w7avm < "dot" > org

See Training Page for Registration

W7AVM.ORG/TRAINING

ARES/RACES Meetings

Monthly, First Tuesday 6:00 PM

Via Zoom

If you do not receive an invitation to the Zoom meeting and would like to join, contact af9w@w7avm.org and request an invitation.