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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Due to the Communications Academy falling on our normal 3rd Sunday club breakfast, we will be moving the breakfast forward to Sunday, April 8th at the normal time and at Be's Restaurant in the Junction
Due to the holidays at the beginning of April, this months Elmer's Breakfast will be moved out to April 21, 8:30 - 10:30 am, and the location will be at the Great American Diner 4752 California Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98116, tel: (425) 417-6797.
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 [...]
Our 2018 annual meeting will take place Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at 6:00pm in Burien at Angelo's. We've had our last few larger functions here and they have a nice separate area for us to have our meeting and eat some nice Italian food. The following positions are up for election: Vice-President Secretary Board Position [...]
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 [...]
As of March 19, 2017, the W7AW 2 meter frequency has changed. The new frequency is 146.680, - 600 offset (set your transmitter to 146.08), tone is 110.9 Hz.