Kingsport Amateur Radio Club Bays Mountain Radio Club
KARC/BMRC Antenna Cluster Atop Tower On Bays Mountain Kingsport Tennessee
Our Many Thanks to Dave Stevens WB4DES, Eric McCord WX4ET and Ken Klotz W4IJK for getting our EchoLink Station back on the air. Dave maintains, houses the station, Eric donated the radio and Ken supplied expert support.
CLUB MEETING CHANGES DUE TO COVID-19
Due to restrictions placed upon us, monthly club meetings will be held at 1900 on our W4TRC Repeater 146.970 until further notice. Also, Breakfast Outings have changed. Till further notice, we will be meeting at Randalls' on the first, third and fourth Wednesday of the month because of a private room allowing Social Distancing.
Please take this time to meet with your friends on social media, email, text and of course, on the radio. Let your friends know you are thinking of them and offer assistance as needed.
Field Day 2020 June 27-28
Yes, Field Day 2020 is alive and well. We will be meeting at Warriors State Park Shelter Three as we did last year. Plenty of room, covered, protected from rain and sun, toilet facilities, electricity and space to cook and eat. President Rick Johnson will provide more information soon.
Looking for a friendly net? Each evening at 2000 several of us gather o 146.460 simplex discussions on matters of interest. Please join us!!!
Check out this link per Patrick Quesinberry about a brave Ham during the invasion of Iraqi. https://www.facebook.com/100008651554735/posts/2470345799930448/?d=n
You may also enjoy this link about a Ham finding a lost military satellite.