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Midland ARC

Midland ARC

Contact Information

Club Name:
Midland ARC
Call Sign:
W5QGG
Contact:
Dennis K. Klipa N8ERF
Daytime Phone:
(432) 553-5597
Email:
W5QGG@arrl.net

Basic Information

ARRL Special Service Club
Call Sign:
W5QGG
Annual Report:
Mar 05th 2020
Meeting Time:
2nd Monday of Each Month at 7:30 PM
Meeting Place:
MARC Clubhouse - Hogan Park
Section:
WTX
Affiliation Date:
May 12th 1955
Specialties:
Contest, Digital Modes, General Interest, Public Service/Emergency, Repeaters, School or Youth Group, VHF/UHF
Services Offered:
Club Newsletter, Entry-Level License Classes, General Or Higher License Classes, Hamfest, License Test Sessions, Mentor, Repeater, Tvi/RFI Committee
Description:

The club has members involved in a number of aspects and activities of Amateur Radio; including, a club cantest quality radio station with HF and UHF/VHF radios, a remote station for members living in a HOA, members with expertise in many of the digital modes - packet, Winlink, JT65, FT8/FT4,D-Star, Allstar, Echolink - 3.5 GHz mesh network, UHF/VHF repeaters and linked repeater networks, contesting - CW, Phone,Digitial -, satellite communications and building a station for the beginner. 

We have a weekly Saturday morning coffee open to anyone wanting a place to ask questions or discuss and aspect of amateur radio.  Our monthly meetings include a presentation of interest to amateur radio enthusiasts.

Many members help with the annual tow day MS 150 bicycle ride, an annual half marathon and the Commenerative Air Force High Sky Wing AirSho.  We also host an annual St Patrick's Day Hamfest in March.

Anyone interested in Amateur Radio is welcome.

Links:
http://www.w5qgg.org

Club Statistics

Club Members:
80
Voting Members:
80
Voting Licensed Amateur Members:
75
Voting ARRL Members:
60

Midland ARC Officers