The Indianapolis Radio Club January 27, 2015

Membership Members 100 Year Celebration Operating History Newsletters Hilltop Testing Pictures

February 13, 2015 meeting Dave Arland, "The Gadget Guy" on WIBC on upcoming technologies.

Dayton Hamfest bus news next month.

16/76 Repeater going Yaesu Fusion see operating page button above

Johnson county one day tech class coming up in March

Indinanapolis Radio Club Four Grid Award will be available for making 2 meter FM simplex contact with hams in the four grid squares in the Indianapolis area. Please contact K9RU for details. Please check the Operating page for more details.

The 4th Annual Brownsburg Hamfest Sponsored by the Hendricks County Amateur Radio Society will be on Saturday, February 14, 2015, at the American Legion Post 331 located at 636 East Main St. in Brownsburg. Setup will be on Friday the 13th from 3pm till 7:30pm. Setup will also start at 6am on Saturday Morning, the day of the Hamfest. Doors will open at 7am for the Hamfest, which runs through 3pm. Admission is $5 at the door, parking is free. Vendors- Tables with power is $15 and $10 without power. Table sales available at the door both days. ( Bring your own power strips and extension cords ) Food Service put on by the American Legion. Talk-In will be on the 147.015 Repeater. For more information and table reservations contact Wayne Fox, KE9P, at

The Hilltop contest results.

• Eagle Hill – Marion County ARC – WA9MC
• Weakley Hill – Hendricks County ARC – N9HC
• Cyclone Hill - Jeff Hammer N9NIC
• Eagle Creek Tor – Tom O'Nan N9CXI
• Hoosier Hill – James Stohler KC9YTK
• Weedpatch Hill – Ron Cooper WB9DKL

6TH Place went to Hoosier Hill
5th Place went to Cyclone Hill
4th Place went to Weedpatch Hill
3rd Place went to Eagle Creek Tor
2nd Place went to Eagle Hill
1st Place went to Weakley Hill

Check the Indy Fox Hunting Group facebook page for details concerning the next Indy fox hunt.

The club members check into the weekly net on 224.80 at 8:00 and 146.88 at 8:15PM local time on Tuesday Nights.

The weekly six meter experimental net is on the 52.7 IPL repeater at 7:30 local time.

There will be an informal social time prior to the IRC meeting, starting around 7:00. The meeting will be held in Room 101-2 of the IFC building of the Ivy Tech Community College 2535 N. Capitol Ave. This building is located just west of the building we have been meeting in, and there is parking adjacent to this building. Point your browser to for a map.

The Indianapolis Radio Club was founded in 1914 and has met continuously since. The club is a general interest group that meets on the second (2nd) Friday of each month except July and August. "Meetings start at 7:30 PM with a short business meeting followed by a program of interest to all. Preceeding the meeting, there is an informal social session that starts at 7:00 PM, where members and visitors can chat and exchange information over refreshments. The IVY tech radio club meetings are held concurrently with the Indianapolis Radio Club meetings.

There is an Amateur radio station W9JP located in the facility which the club operates and maintains. Talk in is normally on the 146.07/67 or the 146.10/70 repeater.

2015 Officers:
· President: Dave Spoelstra, N9KT – EMAIL
· Vice Pres.: Dave Miller, K9RTT - ..EMAIL
· Secretary: Ken Bandy, KJ9B - ..EMAIL
· Treasurer: Rhonda Curtis, WS9H - ..EMAIL
· Chief Operator: Tom Chance, K9XV - ..EMAIL
· Dir. at large: Jim Rinehart, K9RU – EMAIL
· Dir. at large: Jerry Skoll, KC9DTB - ..EMAIL
· Dir. at large: Bob Osterhous - ..EMAIL
· W9JP Trustee: Don Hemenover, N9DOO – EMAIL

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