The Schaumburg Park District has returned to nearly-normal operations and combined with the lifting of group size restrictions by the state the Schaumburg Amateur Radio Club is happy to announce that we will be returning to in person meetings for all of our events without capacity restrictions. Schaumburg Amateur Radio Club acknowledges accolades to Dennis … Continue reading "SARC Returns to In-Person Meetings"
Starts: June 26, 2021 1pm Ends: June 27, 2021 1pm 1406 N. Plum Grove Rd. Join us for the world’s largest on-air operating event: Field Day. What is Field Day? From the ARRL: Field Day is a picnic, a campout, practice for emergencies, an informal contest and, most of all, FUN! Due to pandemic restrictions … Continue reading "Field Day 2021"
SARC is offering on a very limited basis VE testing that follows the current social distancing guidelines. Please complete the form below and you will receive a call back from our VE team when a slot is available for testing.
Unfortunately the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic will not allow us to hold Field Day in the traditional way this year. The ARRL has issued Temporary Rule Waivers for the 2020 event as well as Field Day 2020 FAQs to allow the event to continue in a safe, socially distant way. Highlights include: Class D (home) stations … Continue reading "Club Contest – Field Day From Home"
From time to time we’ll be bringing back photos of past events and featuring articles from past RHG issues. To start the series off here’s a few photos of a fox hunt to track down a jamming transmitter located in downtown Chicago. The transmitter was found at the top of the Hancock building. These photos … Continue reading "SARC Phase Shift: A trip to the top of the Hancock Building"