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ARROW DMR Repeater Info

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We have created a new page called DMR Repeater which is visible on the main website header above. This page has more information about the ARROW DMR Repeater and how to program it. Please see: https://w8rp.org/dmr-repeater

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Test Amateur radio well-represented at Ann Arbor Maker FaireClay Mitchell, W8JNZ, SKSeptember 2017 General Meeting: ConnectorsAmateur Radio Volunteers Support Michigan’s “One Helluva Ride” Bicycle TourJuly 2017 General Meeting: Summits On The AirARRL Field Day 2017: June 24 – 25April 2017 General Meeting at UM Space Research BuildingChange in General Meeting Location for March 2017ARROW DMR Repeater InfoMissed the ARROW bus?… Read more »

ARROW Holiday Brunch – Sunday, Nov 20

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The Annual ARROW Holiday Brunch is on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at The Quarter Bistro and Tavern, 300 S Maple Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103 from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.   Cost (with 20% gratuity and 6% sales tax and rounded up to the nearest dollar): Adults and Seniors: $27.00 Children 12 and Under: $12.00 Children 5 and Under: $8.00 Click here… Read more »

November General Meeting

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The November 2016 ARROW general meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 09 at 7:30 PM in or near room BE-172 at Washtenaw Community College. We start gathering for eyeball QSOs at 7:00 PM. The business meeting starts at 7:30 PM. Our ARRL MI Section Manager, Larry Camp, WB8R will be visiting us to talk about the new and upcoming hamfest at the… Read more »

October General Meeting

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The October 2016 ARROW general meeting will take place on Wednesday, October 12 at 7:30 PM in or near room BE-172 at Washtenaw Community College. We start gathering for eyeball QSOs at 7:00 PM. The business meeting starts at 7:30 PM. This month’s presentation topic is Experiments with 9:1 ununs and random wire antennas by Dan Romanchik, KB6NU and Rick Barnich, KA8BMA. All are welcome… Read more »

September General Meeting

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The September ARROW general meeting will take place on Wednesday, September 14 at 7:30 PM in or near room BE-172 at Washtenaw Community College. We start gathering for eyeball QSOs at 7:00 PM. The business meeting starts at 7:30 PM. This month’s presentation topic is Obtaining Homeowners/Condo Board Approval for an Outside Antenna: A Success Story by Gary Ilker, W9CLQ…. Read more »

Missed the ARROW bus? Here is another chance

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If you missed getting on the ARROW “Prize” Bus to Dayton our good friends at the USECA Amateur Radio Club have about 15 seats left on their bus for 2016. Below is the message from Ken, N8KC USECA President: USECA ARC is doing a bus trip to Dayton as well (mostly club members) and have about 15 seats remaining.We aren’t doing… Read more »

Touch-a-Truck 2016

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The Touch-a-Truck was held on May 7th, 2016 at the Ypsilanti High School and it went extremely well. The following hams helped out during the event: Joe Glandorf AC8ES, Jeff Zupan W8SGZ, Dinesh Cyanam AB3DC, Ed Thierbach AB8OJ, Dan Romanchik KB6NU and Thomas Martin W8TAM

Let’s Build An Antenna on Tue, February 16

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Ed, W8EMV and Dan, KB6NU are going to be holding an antenna-building session next week at the not so “Secret Lab” at the Ann Arbor District Library in downtown Ann Arbor. Here are some of the particulars: What: Antenna build night! Where: Ann Arbor District Library downtown “Secret Lab”, basement When: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 7:00 PM. Who are you: Amateur… Read more »