The Indianapolis Radio Club May 30, 2014

Membership Members 100 Year Celebration Operating History Newsletters Hilltop Testing Pictures

Silent Key Life Member Dave Timmerman WB9CER past president 1982-1983

Dave Timmerman aged 83 passed away Sunday August 24, 2014. Visitation will be at Shirley Brothers Washington Memorial Chapel 9606 East Washington Street Thursday August 28, 2014 from 11:00 AM until the service at 12:00 noon.

Dave Gingrich K9DC will be presenting "IRLP on the Road" at the next meeting of the Indianapolis Radio Club on Friday September 12. At the meeting Dave will have the W9EI repeater pulled from his RV, and his Portable Micronode alive and in person, both operating. He will also have along an IRLP node based on the Raspberry Pi, although that will not be operating. The Indianapolis Radio Club

Please forward to all hams!!!!!

The Indianapolis Radio Club had a 100 year exhibit at the Indianapolis Hamfest and pictures are under the celebration tab for display

See a period novice station, qsl card displays and antique equipment along with other items.

See the displays of equipment built in Indianapolis and more items from the Indianapolis Radio Club history

  • The IRC Hilltop event will be held on September 27. Select radio button above for details and rules.

    Watch for IRC jackets pins and shirts to be availble in the future.

    There will be an informal social time prior to the meeting, starting around 7:00. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS MEETING WILL BE HELD IN A NEW LOCATION! This meeting will be held in Room 101-2 of the IFC building of IVYTech at 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.

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

    The 100th year anniversary committee is being chaired by Tom Chance, K9XV.

    Club Meetings are currently held at the Ivy Tech Community College.

    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 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.

    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.

    Elections: All officers have been involved in the planning of the 100th year of the
    Indianapolis Radio Club and have volunteered for another year of service.

    2014 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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