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

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: August 3

Jim W2NSF, the chairman of the Nominating Committee for the 2018-2019 PARC election of officers, presented the slate of candidates for PARC officers for the 2018-2019 year at the June Meeting.

President: Neil Rochford K2YFD

Vice President: Steve Casco W2SFC

Secretary: Jay Buscemi NY2NY

Treasurer: Warren Kappenberg W2WGK

Elections will be held at the August meeting.

We will also have a video presentation by Joe Taylor, K1JT, on the new digital modes (msk, ft-8, jt65, etc.). Joe is responsible for all the new DIGITAL activity you hear on the HF and VHF bands recently.

                 FCC HAM RADIO EXAMS

Our next FCC (VE) exam session is scheduled for Friday, July 27, 6:30pm at the Mattituck-Laurel Library...see the LICENSE EXAM section of this website for more details.....

               PARC ANNUAL DUES

PARC annual dues were payable on June 23 for the 2018-2019 year...You can pay at the August 3 meeting  OR send a check to  PO Box 113 Peconic, NY 11958 OR  pay with PAYPAL -

go to: PECONICRADIOCLUB@GMAIL.COM

Please use the "send money" option, not "pay for goods or services". Dues can also be paid at the regular meetings, at the PARC Custer station when open or personally to any officer.

 

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 JULY 17- 10:30-2:00PM

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.

Drop by and see the station and operate if u like – the 100w and HF beam makes HF DX contacts pretty easy... Please contact 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..