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Mike & Key Amateur Radio Club

Mike & Key Amateur Radio Club

Contact Information

Club Name:
Mike & Key Amateur Radio Club
Call Sign:
K7LED
Contact:
David E. Yarbrough WA7DY
Daytime Phone:
(425) 445-2792
Email:
president@mikeandkey.org

Basic Information

ARRL Special Service Club
Call Sign:
K7LED
Annual Report:
Apr 29th 2019
Meeting Time:
3rd Saturday of each month at 10 AM
Meeting Place:
Salvation Army HQ, 720 South Tobin Street, Renton, WA
Section:
WWA
Affiliation Date:
Nov 18th 1972
Specialties:
Contest, Digital Modes, DX, General Interest, Public Service/Emergency, Repeaters, VHF/UHF
Services Offered:
Club Newsletter, Entry-Level License Classes, General Or Higher License Classes, Hamfest, License Test Sessions, Mentor, Repeater
Description:

The Mike and Key Amateur Radio Club was initially founded in 1963 under "Pop" Brown, K7LED.

 In 1970, it was reorganized and has remained as one of the most active and viable Radio Clubs in the Seattle area for over a half century. Activity in the Club is as varied as the hobby of Amateur Radio itself. Within the Club there are groups that engage in Public Service, Contesting, DX, VHF/UHF, SSB, CW, Construction/Experimentation, Packet, and Traffic Handling. While the Club cannot be everything to everybody, but it does provide a base of support for most radio interests.

The Mike and Key is known for hosting the largest ham swap meet in the state, each year in March, as well as having one of the largest and most active annual Field Day operations, typically turning in the highest score in the Western Washington section and often the highest in its 6A class.

Within the membership of the club are many of the prominent doers and shakers of Pacific Northwest Amateur Radio. Members are encouraged to be active in the hobby, the club, and the community.

Links:
http://www.mikeandkey.org

Club Statistics

Club Members:
216
Voting Members:
216
Voting Licensed Amateur Members:
211
Voting ARRL Members:
185

Mike & Key Amateur Radio Club Officers