Peconic Amateur Radio Club
P.O. Box 113 Peconic, NY 11958   - EMAIL: PARC.W2AMC@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......

NOTE: PARC EMAIL ADDRESS CHANGED !

              NOW: PARC.W2AMC@GMAIL.COM

CLUB MEETINGS

Our 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. 

Our next meeting is OCTOBER 4  which will feature ANOTHER great presentation on VSWR by Tom WB2EUJ - what is it ? why do we care about it and what to do about it !! Dont miss it !!

PARC SEPTEMBER 6, 2019 MEETING
* HELD 50/50 RAFFLE – WINNER (?) OF 2M MAG-MOUNT LEFT YOUR ANTENNA – I HAVE IT, WILL BRING TO NEXT MEETING OR CONTACT ME TO PICK UP.
* HOLIDAY PARTY WILL LIKELY BE AT BIRCHWOOD IN RIVERHEAD. NEED TO BOOK DATE IN EARLY DECEMBER.
* TOM WB2EUJ GAVE A GREAT PRESENTATION ON VSWR AND DISTRIBUTED VSWR SLIDE RULES TO ALL THE ATTENDEES...THANX TOM. I HAVE TOM’S PRESENTATION IN .PDF FORMAT IF ANYONE WOULD LIKE A COPY, LET ME KNOW—WILL SEND IT VIA EMAIL.
* Dues were collected from a number of members attending the August meeting. There are currently 44 PARC members; 41 paid dues for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. Dues should be paid as described below...Paypal cheerfully accepted !

          PARC ANNUAL DUES

PARC annual dues WERE payable on June 22 for the 2019-2020 year...You can pay at any meeting or Field Day DIRECTLY to our Treasurer W2WGK OR send a check to: PARC- PO Box 113 Peconic, NY 11958 OR pay with PAYPAL -

PAY to: JAY@NY2NY.US

Please use the "send money" option, not "pay for goods or services". Please do not send Paypal $$ to the PARC email address - we do not have a Paypal account with that address.

 

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:

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 25 -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..