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 1957.
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.
The Augusta A.R.C. August Monthly General Meeting Program.
Discussion and demonstration of new repeater on loan from Yaesu. It will cover our agreement with them, the overall plan, what equipment we received, capabilities, expectations and current usage factor.
“IP Networking for Amateur Radio” IPv4 allocation. Using consumer Wi-Fi gear under Part 97, and a couple quick practical demos of “Why?”