Thanks to all the SARC member volunteers that helped provide radio communication support at this year’s Chicagoland Marathon, held at Busse Woods on May 23rd 2021.
The SARC UHF repeater on 442.275 MHz has recently been relocated and updated. It now offers dual mode FM Analogue and Yaesu System Fusion. This means that you can access the repeater using either a conventional analogue radio, or a Yaesu System Fusion radio. The repeater will recognize the transmission mode it receives, and automatically … Continue reading "SARC 442.275 MHz UHF Repeater Update – Yaesu Fusion"
First Annual SARC AR Bike Ride held on Saturday May 8, 2021 in Busse Woods. Thank You to all that participated. We had nine attendees and several that joined us for Brunch afterwards. The attendees included: Tim-WE9PP, Barry-K9FMB, Bill-W9WEM, Robert-W9RKK, Tony-K9ASB, Dave-W9VTD, Bill-KD9RGX, Rob-N9MVO, Pat KD9PWI and Dirk-W0RI. These people were brave enough to take on … Continue reading "First Annual SARC Bike Ride – report from Dirk W0RI"
We will have the FIRST SARC Bike Ride on May 8th. We will start and end at the Rose Garden Restaurant, Elk Grove Village on the SE corner of Higgins and Arlington Heights Road at 9 am. (Ed. see map below) Calling frequency is EMCOMM CH 4, 147.420 SIMPLEX. We will walk across the street … Continue reading "QST: SARC Bike Ride – May 8th – Busse Woods"
Our VE testing will be administering amateur radio license tests on the first Saturday of each month at Schaumburg Tennis Plus, the same location as the construction project. There continue to be some COVID-19 restrictions on testing. Please read more on the VE Testing page.