The call W2LV was adopted in March 1999 as the club call of the Sussex County Amateur Radio Club, Inc. and is dedicated to the memory of its former member and radio pioneer, the late Robert M. Morris 1902 -1997.
The Sussex County Amateur Radio Club is dedicated to Education, Public Service and the advancement of amateur radio.
SCARC meetings are held every third Friday of the month (except for July and August) at 8:00pm at the Sussex County Public Safety Training Academy, 114 Morris Turnpike, Newton, NJ. It’s the old fire academy across the street from the main branch of the Sussex County Library.
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VE sessions are also held at every club meeting. Please arrive at 7:30pm if you plan on taking an exam.
Thank you to K9ZOZ and the other club members for great images over the year. Our clip starts at 34:40.
..... Updated 04/15/14
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Our next club meeting will be on Friday, April 18th at the Sussex County Public Safety Training Academy, 114 Morris Turnpike, Newton, NJ across from the main branch of the Sussex County Libary. We will be having a VE session which will start at 7:30pm. All are welcome!
*** April 27th Empire State Perfromance Car Rally. See the SCARC Newsletter if interested at http://www.scarcnj.org/newsletters/pdfs/2014-March.pdf.
*** Area HAMFEST information and dates can be found under HAMFESTS, Area Hamfests at the top of this page.
*** Orange County Hamfest 4/27
*** Upcoming events; mark your calendars:
June VHF Contest; June 13th, 14th and 15th.
Field Day; June 27th, 28th and 29th.
Hamfest July 12th and 13th.
W1AW/2 Special Event (more details below)
September VHF Contest; Sept. 12th, 13th and 14th.
Sweep Stakes; November 22nd and 23rd
*** Frank W2FDB is the new Sussex County SKYWARN Coordinator. The NWS has been notified of the transistion. During hazardous weather events he be calling for weather nets on the 147.300 repeater and accepting weather reports from Sussex County.
*** We have been asked to participate in the ARRL CENTENNIAL QSO PARTY representing NJ as W1AW/2 starting Wednesday August 6th at 0000UTC and lasting one full week. We do not have to operate the entire time but they are asking for convenient operating times and dates of our operation. This event is open to anyone in SCARC. More details at the club meeting.
*** We have a signed agreement from the Fairgrounds. Our Hamfest will be July 13th, 2014. There will be more to come about our Hamfest in the near future.
*** Watch the Club Calendar and the Swap-and-Shop. There is a drop down tab now; one for club events only and one for all other operating events.
*** There is also a drop down tab below our Hamfest tab for area Hamfests. Here is a short cut. http://www.scarcnj.org/hamfest/areahamfests.php.
Posted by N2HMM 04/15/14
- Tuesday Nights
Join us Tuesday nights at 8:00PM, on 147.300, for our weekly rag chew. This is open to everyone and we have had some great discussions.
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Check in to the net and have a great time!
- Thursday Nights
The 80M net will start up again on an intermittent basis on or around 3863KHz starting at 8pm local time. Stay tuned to 147.300 and SCARC-L messages for updates.