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Repeater Frequencies

145.430 MHz
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PL Tone 162.2
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223.860 MHz
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PL Tone 110.9

440.575 MHz
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Fusion C4FM
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FCC Exams

FCC Exam sessions is canceled until further notice

Club Meetings

Second Friday of the month at 7:30 pm located at Auburn City Hall in the Rose Room

Club Nets

Club Net
Thursdays at 7:30 pm

Elmer Net
1st & 3rd Wednesdays at 7:30 pm

ARES Net
Sundays at 7:30 pm

Club Breakfast

Last Saturday of the month at 7:30 am located at Mel's Diner in Auburn

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SFARC Newsletter

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Sierra Foothills Amateur Radio Club Newsletter

Status Section:

Important Announcement


August 4th, 2020

Club Meeting

August 14th @ 7:30 pm join us for the SFARC Online Club Meeting from your computer, tablet, smartphone or even by regular telephone. You do not need to be a member and everyone is invited to attend!

Meeting Log-in Information

Join the meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/423173365

You can also call in using only your telephone.

1 (872) 240-3212 Access Code: 423-173-365

Teleconference etiquette is to mute your own microphone unless you are speaking. Please join the teleconference from a quiet location, without background noise as this can be very disruptive to other participants. Sign in using your first name and call sign as ID.

Nets and Meeting Updates

With many club events and meetings being postponed, canceled and modified due to the Covid-19 orders, Sierra Foothills ARC members are connecting with each other via radio nets and the online meetings. The 2 meter and 70 cm repeaters have been very busy with traffic throughout the day. During this time of social distancing and sheltering in place, drop in, say hello and keep in touch with your SFARC friends!

W6EK 2 Meter Nets

Check in for the latest club news and take a guess on the trivia question each Thursday evening at 7:30 pm for the Club Net, first and third Wednesdays for the Elmer Tech Net and every morning from 7:30 am until 10 am for the Coffee Break Net. Great to have so many folks joining in on the fun!!

73
Brian – AI6US
SFARC President


Upcoming Events


Coffee Break Net ~ Daily from 7:30 am till 10 am

Coffee Break Net ~ Daily from 7:30 am till 10 am


Recent Events


Some photos from Field Day 2020


Club Presentations


Date Main Topic Tech-10
August 14th "Building and launching a Cube Sat" by Trevor KM6MDH and Devon KM6MDG "Winlink System overview" by Ken K6KEC
Most presentations are recorded and posted on SFARC's YouTube channel.
Just click on the "Videos" tab above.

Club Volunteer Events


Date Event Contact
October Rocklin Mini Maker Faire Mike P, N6MRP
October Jamboree On The Air Orion, AI6JB
October 4th CERA - Fools Gold Enduro Mike P, N6MRP

Club Radiosport


Date Event Contact
August 15th - 16th 10 GHz & Up Contest Dennis, W6UX
August 16th Rookie Roundup Contest Dennis, W6UX
September 12th - 14th September VHF Dennis, W6UX
September 12th - 13th Earth-Moon-Earth - 2.3 Ghz & Up Dennis, W6UX
September 19th - 20th 10 GHz & Up - Round 2 Dennis, W6UX

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