SMCC Amateur Radio Club - K9ONA


Silent Key a Friend to all Karl Weisshappel WA9CCQ

The Six Meter Club of Chicago(SMCC) promotes interest in the Amateur Radio Service by fostering activity on all radio bands(HF, VHF, and UHF), provides emergency communications, community radio services, and technical assistance related to radio and its use in communications.

Club Activities: Meetings, Programs, Hamfest, Field Day, Contests, and VE Testing

Autism walkaton; communicators needed at Hinsdale HS, 55th & Grant St; Hindsdale, Illinois USUALLY IN APRIL

Run for the Roses communicators needed; USUALLY IN MAY

Special Events:

Field Day held on June 28 & 29, 2014 at the Hinsdale HS track field house was a blast.

W6Q Route 66 on September6, 2014 members please expect to participate; this is a national event.

WD9GJK, Mike is handling all incoming qsl cards for the Route 66 special event.

Visit the Citris Belt ARC for additional info and how to QSL stations worked

The 57th hamfest for June 15, 2014; thanks to all for making our hamfest a success.

Hamfest 2014 Flyer, take a look here

6meter round table: get on the air, Tuesday 8pm - 50.130Mhz

Club Net Tuesday 9pm - 146.97Mhz, (146.37 input with 107.2 pl)

Slow Scan TV(SSTV): Thursday 7pm - 146.97Mhz rptr; using EasyPal software

October Halo Newsletter

SMCC Up Members 2014

Next Club Meeting: October 10, 2014; 7:30PM - St John's Lutheran Church at Brainnard and 47th street, LaGrange, Illinois

Program: our program for October is a swap shop

Board Meeting: October 24, 2014 at the Brookfield Restaurant.

Next VE test session: November 28, 2014; for more see the 'Halo'

The Grumpy Net history; summer=mon,weds,fri; otherwise weekdays 8:45am on 146.970mhz.

Ham radio is a multifaceted hobby for all.

To peak your interest in radio communications:

Chasing the birds(Satellites in the sky); all the info you ever wanted.

visit:   The Antique Radio Club of Illinois(ARCI) website

Club pictures(members and guests)

Jerry WB9GTO along with Bill KC9KLA get scouting into Amateur Radio

Last update of this page: 09/10/2014

Email to Bob, AK9Y all messages, pertinent club information or website improvements.

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