Peconic Amateur Radio Club
P.O. Box 113 Peconic, NY 11958   -   PECONICRADIOCLUB@GMAIL.COM

  


 

The Peconic Amateur Radio Club is devoted to the hobby of Amateur Radio and serves Eastern Long Island's North Fork and beyond......

CLUB MEETINGS

Regular meetings are on the first Friday of each month (except July and Dec), at 6:30 PM at the Mattituck - Laurel Library, 13900 Main Road {NY Route 25}, Mattituck, NY 11952.

The PARC March meeting was canceled.

Our next meeting will be held on FRIDAY APRIL 5 - OUR ANNUAL APRIL FOOL SWAP MEET at the Mattituck Library, 13900 Main Rd (RTE 25) Mattituck, 6:30pm. Please try and attend – and BRING YOUR FRIENDS & FAMILY – ALL WELCOME TO PARTICIPATE !!! Start looking around now; bring one or more ham radio, computer or electronics-related item that you want to part with for this event.

For every item you bring, you will receive an auction ticket. Tickets will be randomly selected and you will go home with something else – maybe much better than what you brought ! Please wrap or box all items to disguise their identity...
Full description and instructions will be sent via email - Note that if u don’t have anything to bring, no problem..we will have about 10 extra items you can purchase for $3 EA to join the fun.
ALSO we will be planning our annual elections at that time. A nominating committee will be appointed to consider candidates for the PARC 2019-2020 year so start thinking about who you may want to nominate (YOURSELF INCLUDED) for PARC officers.

MINUTES OF FEB 1, 2019 MEETING

Don, N2QHV, presented a great slide show of old pixs of PARC events and members dating back to the 50's ! A lot of us got to see how much we have changed....or as Don put it "we dont CLIMB anymore" !! Tnx Don, we shud do it again; I'm sure there are a lot more old pixs out there we didnt see yet.

 

             PARC ANNUAL DUES

PARC annual dues were payable on June 23 for the 2018-2019 year...You can pay at any meeting DIRECTLY to our Treasurer W2WGK OR send a check to: PARC- PO Box 113 Peconic, NY 11958 OR pay with PAYPAL -

PAY to: PECONICRADIOCLUB@GMAIL.COM

Please use the "send money" option, not "pay for goods or services"

 

PARC CLUB STATION

  The club station is located at the Custer Institute and Observatory, 1115 Bayview Ave., Southold, NY 11971 and usually opens on Tuesdays or Wednesdays around 10:30AM.

The next opportunity is:

TUESDAY MARCH 19--10:00-2:00PM

We are QRV on all bands 160m thru 70 cm with 5 antennas of various configurations. Also can operate CW, SSB, FM, JT65, FSK and FT8 modes.

We have a new DATA radio installed (FT-100) so stop by and try out the FT8 mode on HF - lots of fun !

 Please contact NY2NY OR W2WGK if you would like the station opened at another time for dems, skeds, etc.

CLUB REPEATERS:

VHF (Middle Island) W2OQI/R, 146.22/146.82, PL 136.5

UHF (Greenport) W2AMC/R, 440.050/445.050, PL 107.2

Thanx to Charlie K2GLP, the PARC UHF repeater has now been linked to other repeaters down the east coast rom 9am to 7pm daily so don't be surprised if you find yourself talking to a mobile in Orlando some afternoon. Just please don't call "CQDX" on the repeater-- hihi..