The Amateur Radio Club of Augusta
WHO ARE WE?
The Amateur Radio Club of Augusta is a Special Service Club and is affiliated with the American Radio Relay League (ARRL). Our club call is W4DV. Our repeater is located in Trenton, South Carolina and is on a tower height of 700 feet and has wide range coverage.
We have been chartered since 1948.
We participate in numerous club special events and sponsor a local Hamfest annually. We offer assistance for those who are unlicensed and for those wanting to upgrade.
We hold monthly club meetings located at the H2U building in back of Doctors Hospital in Augusta. You do not have to be a member or licensed to attend our meetings. Our meetings are open to everyone and we welcome all visitors.
Our membership consists of many knowledgeable men and woman and have traditional values of radio communications. Our members also have additional interest and participate in ARES, DXing, and Skywarn communications.
We welcome new members and would certainly welcome any suggestions and comments you may have. If you are interested in becoming a member download the membership application or attend our monthly general meeting and fill out a membership application.
CSRA D-STAR University Workshop
Date: January 17, 2015
Time: 12 noon to 5 pm
Location: University of South Carolina
Penland Center Rooms 106 and 110
451 University Parkway, Aiken South Carolina
The Aiken SC D-STAR Club will hold a one day CSRA D-STAR University.
This one-day D-STAR workshop will provide information and training on all levels of D-STAR, the Digital Smart Technology for Amateur Radio. Classes will be organized to allow participants on all levels from new users to repeater system administrators gain knowledge about D-STAR’s digital voice and data technology.
The class will be given by the experienced instructors from the Georgia D-STAR group. The cost for the D-STAR University is free, light refreshments will be served. You may register for this course by sending an email to Kent, email@example.com.
Date: Saturday, January 10, 2015
Time: Doors Open at 9 am
Piedmont Technical College
James Medford Family Event Center
620 North Emerald Road Greenwood, SC
Tickets $8.00 Tables $10.00 Electricity $10.00
VE Exams are “Walk In Basis” starting at 10:30 am
Talk-in; 147.165 (+) PL: 107.2 / ALT 443.900 (+) PL: 107.2
State Wide ARES Meeting
Date: January 24, 2015
Time: 9:30 to 4 pm
Location: Georgia Public Safety Training Center
1000 Indian Springs Drive Forsyth, Georgia 3102