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The Fort Wayne Radio Club is an organization of amateur (ham) radio operators in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Use the menu above to learn more or scroll down for the latest news!

Upcoming Events

Tue., Dec 5th, 2017, 7:00pm
FWRC Board of Directors meeting
Fri., Dec 15th, 2017, 7:00pm
FWRC Christmas Banquet
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FWRC participates in the annual ARRL Field Day event every June.

FWRC conducts a monthly fox (hidden transmitter) hunt from March through November.

FWRC members bring test eqiupment to one meeting per year for the club's annual "rig clinic."

Every August, FWRC hosts a free tailgate hamfest.

FWRC members participate in the ARRL VHF QSO Party from an upper level of a parking structure.

Indiana QSO Party Rules Available

Tim Gardner, N9LF reports that the rules for the 2013 Indiana QSO Party (INQP) have been posted on the INQP web site: www.hdxcc.org/inqp/. Tim reported taht there are no major changes, only minor clarifications.

Online Roster Lists Paid Members

I have updated the club roster as shown on the club web page. The call signs now listed are those of paid or lifetime members as of January of this year. I add to the list as additional re-ups dribble in throughout the year.

Banquet Photos Online

Club banquetPhotos of the December, 2012 FWRC banquet are available in this site's photo gallery.

December Newsletter Available

The December 2012 Issue of the Allen County HamNews newsletter is now available for download from this web site.  This issue is available for download by clicking the link below. This and previous issues are available by clicking the "Files" link in the main menu to the left and then clicking "Newsletters."

Files:
December 2012 issue of the Allen County HamNews

The December 2012 issue of the Allen County HamNews in PDF format.

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Online SKYWARN Spotter Training

The Northen Indiana office of the National Weather Service recommends the resources below for onlie storm spotter traiing In the absence of in-person training by the National Weather Service. NWS also recommends these resources as the basis for volunteer-led spotter training:

 

Hamfest Photos Available

FWRC table at the Fort Wayne HamfestPhotos showing FWRC participation in the Fort Wayne Hamfest & Computer Expo are available on thie website. Find them by clicking "Photos" in the main menu.

More Articles...

  1. November Meeting Minutes
  2. Year's Final Fox Found in Nature Preserve
  3. FWRC Website Being Rebuilt
  4. November 2012 Issue of Allen County HamNews Is Now Available
  5. FWRC Elects Officers