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2015 Field Day Newspaper Article

We would like to thank Eldon Pitts KA9JNY for writing the article and getting it in the papers. We hope to see everyone at field day this weekend. We go on the air at 1 Saturday afternoon. 2015 Field Day Courier Times Article

2015 Summit Lake Triathlon & 5k

June 2015 Meeting

Just a reminder of the club meeting tonight at the NCHCPL Meeting room A at 7 PM. We will be finishing plans for Field Day and begin planning for the Mt. Summit Triathlon.

2015 NCMM

We would like to say Thank You to those who helped with the New Castle Mini Marathon yesterday. KC9QEW, KC9RVO, KA9JNY, KB9SJZ, KC9FHE, and W9MKA. We would also like to thank KC9SQW and K9NZF for the use of the repeater for the event. For those who helped don’t forget to send in your AAR’s. Thank you again!

May 2015 Meeting

The May meeting will be held on June 1st in the Auditorium of the New Castle Henry County Public Library. The Meeting will start at 7 PM. Will will be finalizing plans for Field Day and AB9MT will be giving a demo on random length wire antennas.

2015 New Castle Mini Marathon

HCARC Net 5-14-15

For tonight’s simplex net the KC9QEW link will be connected to the Dayton Hamvention MegALink. The net will be a special event style net. For more information about the MegALink please visit

2015 HCARC Technician Class

Henry County NWS Skywarn Training

Date:        Saturday, March 7th 2015
Time:       1 PM – 4 PM
Location: New Castle Henry County Public Library (Auditorium)
376 South 15th Street
New Castle, IN 47362


February 2015 Meeting

The February meeting of the HCARC will be held on Monday, February 23rd at 7 PM. The meeting will be held in meeting room A & B of the NCHCPL. Brent Walls, ARES Indiana Section Emergency Coordinator, will be giving a presentation. Following the meeting President Ben Burris will be giving a demo on Echolink setup and usage.  We will continue to collect QST magazines for a new project. We are asking that the magazines be no older than 6 months.

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New Meeting Day and Time!!

Club meetings will now be quarterly. We will meet at 7 p.m. the fourth Monday in January, April, July and October, at the club station. Ideas are needed for demonstrations at the meetings. Contact Ben Burris for Location Details.