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Repeater Frequencies

145.430 MHz
-0.6 Offset
PL Tone 162.2

223.860 MHz
-1.6 Offset
PL Tone 110.9

440.575 MHz
+5.0 Offset
Fusion C4FM

FCC Exams

First Saturday of the month at 8 am located inside of Raley's at the corner of Douglas & Auburn-Folsom in Granite Bay

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

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Upcoming Events


2020 Loomis Hamfest, March 21th from 7 am to 12 pm, located at the Loomis historical train depot
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Countdown till Hamfest


Fusion / Wires-X Digital Repeater Workshop

March 14, 2020, 9 am
Auburn Veterans Memorial Hall
100 East St., Auburn, CA 95603

Have questions on how to program or use your Fusion C4FM VHF/UHF mobile / ht. Need assistance with programming a hotspot / Openspot, connecting to a multimode reflector or a Wires-X room. This will provide a small group setting with one on one assistance.


Recent Events


A few photos from Winter Field Day


Club Presentations


Date Main Topic
February 14th We will dive into the world of Digital Voice communications, focusing on the Yaesu Fusion system and the test we are currently running on our UHF repeater. Bob, K6UDA will be doing a 2-part presentation, with a short break in between.
Most presentations are recorded and posted on SFARC's YouTube channel.
Just click on the "Videos" tab above.

Club Volunteer Events


Date Event Contact
Multiple Sclerosis Walk, Folsom April 26th Mike P, KK6GLP
CERA Fools Gold Enduro May 3rd Mike P, KK6GLP
Western States Endurance Run June 27th - 28th Joe, K6SAT
Tevis Cup August Randy, KD6MWI
Rocklin Mini Maker Faire October Mike P, KK6GLP
Jamboree On The Air October Orion, AI6JB

Club Radiosport


Date Event Contact
Feb 15th ~ 16th International DX CW Dennis, W6UX
March 7th ~ 8th International DX Phone Dennis, W6UX

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