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Pictures from Field Day 2018

It was a very successful Field Day for all involved.  The Seattle station W7AW logged 980 volunteer hours and had several extra-points visitors and activities. Here's a selection of pictures from across the 3 days.  You can't miss the food and hospitality tent run by the club, the food was over the top (thank you [...]

By | 2018-07-03T21:32:24+00:00 July 1st, 2018|Announcements, On the Air|0 Comments

The Vatican Amateur Radio Station hosts N4RDZ

This last May while traveling on a three-week vacation to Italy and Greece, Ron, N4RDZ and Cindi KD7KSH had a once in a lifetime opportunity to visit and operate from HV0A, the Vatican’s official Ham Radio station. “I get lots of requests to operate/visit the station but yours I just couldn’t refuse the request,” said [...]

By | 2018-06-10T23:05:42+00:00 June 10th, 2018|Announcements, News|0 Comments

3rd Graders On The Air

WSARC member Eric Linxweiler W7FCL led a hands on session for the 3rd grade science class at Genesee Hill Elementary School, giving the students a real taste of radio.  They talked about how radio waves work, watched videos of youth in amateur radio, learned how easy it was to work a radio and get a [...]

By | 2018-04-08T22:13:14+00:00 April 8th, 2018|Announcements|0 Comments

WSARC invades 2018 Mike and Key Swap meet

The WSARC turned out in force for the biggest ham swap meet around - 21 members in this picture alone! Several new members were down to purchase their first radio, others were expanding their capability, and some just had money burning a hole in their pocket.  We hope everyone found something they were looking for [...]

By | 2018-03-12T22:06:25+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Announcements|0 Comments

New York QSO Party: 1400Z, Oct 21 to 0200Z, Oct 22

 Geographic Focus: United States/Canada state/province QSO party  Participation: Worldwide Mode: CW, SSB, Digital Bands: All, except WARC Classes: Single Op (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High) Multi-Single (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High) Multi-Multi (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High) School (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High) Mobile Single-Op (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High) Mobile Multi (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High) Rookie (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High) Youth (<13/13-17)(CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High) YL (CW/SSB/Digital/Mixed)(QRP/Low/High) Max power: HP: >100 watts LP: 100 watts QRP: 5 watts Exchange: NY: RS(T) + county [...]

By | 2017-10-17T12:42:01+00:00 October 17th, 2017|On the Air|0 Comments

Ham & Eggs Breakfasts 3rd Sundays

Our new location at Be's Restaurant in the Junction seems to be working out great.  Please see below for pictures from the October breakfast, we had 30 people there including visitors, future HAMs and a presentation by Monte Simpson AF7PQ, the ARRL Western Washington Section Manager.  He brought a special certificate and warm words recognizing [...]

By | 2018-02-07T12:41:26+00:00 October 15th, 2017|Announcements, Events|0 Comments

WSARC staffs the West Seattle Float Dodger Run, and then lets loose in the Grand Parade

Community service is a big component of the WSARC, as one of the primary missions of amateur radio.  Public events such as the West Seattle Grand Parade and preceding Float Dodger 5K run need support for the runners and organizers, so radio operators are stationed along the route to report safety issues, logistic information and this [...]

By | 2017-10-15T19:53:12+00:00 October 14th, 2017|News|0 Comments