All Day Study and Test Session

The All Day Study and Test Session held last Sat Sept. 15th. was very successful, we had folks from all professions, from all over East Tn. with the further-est away being from Birmingham, Al. 8 out of 9 passed Element 2, one passed Element 3, and Larc Member upgraded to Extra. Thanks to all that […]

ARRL New Licensees Privileges Request!

ARRL Requests Expanded HF Privileges for Technician Licensees 02/28/2018ARRL has asked the FCC to expand HF privileges for Technician licensees to include limited phone privileges on 75, 40, and 15 meters, plus RTTY and digital mode privileges on 80, 40, 15, and 10 meters. The FCC has not yet invited public comment on the proposals, […]

September Meeting Program

Come join us for an interesting program at our September’s meeting at the Jefferson City Library. September 28th, 2017. WSPRNET  we’ll be covering details of equipment used, software, antennas, computers, why it’s helpful, ways to use it! Get ready for another tools to use with Amateur Radio WSPR (pronounced “whisper”) stands for “Weak Signal Propagation […]

EclipseMob Radio – Builders Group

This Saturday August 19, see you there! AUG19 Going Making an EclipseMob Radio – Builders Group Sat 2 PM · Jefferson City Public Library · Jefferson City, TN Scott, Larry and Craig are going

VE Testing

VE Testing LARC Meetings   Thursday, August 24th. 2017 (4th Thursday of every month) @ 5:00 P.M. VE Testing in Room 1 If you are interested in attending a testing session to obtain your FCC License Please email to let us know for confirmation. lakewayarcboard@gmail.com Walk ins are welcome: When coming to a test session, […]

What did Field Day 2017 mean to KM4YEC?

What did Field Day 2017 mean to me? I posted that question on Facebook to trigger some responses, and as I thought about it, if I were to answer that question…I could write a book, as to relay what it has meant to me. Recognizing that just like the whole concept of Amateur Radio, it […]

Field Day 2017 has came to an end

So as Field Day 2017 has came to an end I have to post how proud I am of my LARC family. This year we were sort of thin due to members having family and other obligations,but I can not put into words how proud I am of our club. This year we added a […]

First Field Day Event for LARC Member

LACERA writes: This last weekend was my first ever ARRL Field Day. A wonderful experience I recommend any ham to take part in. I worked about 18 contacts on 80 and 40 meters solo then 60 more or so teamed with Jim Sipprell on 40 and 15 meters. You can really fly thru the contacts […]

Field Day Primer

LARC Field Day is our premier annual operating event. Field Day 2017 is open to the general public.  This live training session prepares amateur radio operators to be able to set up and operate a station during less than ideal conditions in an emergency. It is also a contest with points and awards for contacting […]