What's new?

Big Day 06-04-2017

As most of you know this past Sunday 06-04-2017 was the Breeze Shooters Hamfest & Computer Show. But the really big new is that two of our members upgraded to General. Dale Riley, KC3GYU and Tim Haniwalt, KC3IVK were both successful. So when you talk to Dale and Tim be sure to give them a big congratulations.

BCARC Welcomes it's newest members.

It seem that every month we are add new members to our group and this month is no different. BCARC gives a big welcome to Bob Ivill, KC3FME, Dennis Hamilton, KC3ESR, Jon Lewis, KC3IFB and Tim Haniwalt, KC3IVK. We hope they will enjoy getting to know us and take part in our many activities. Please help make our new members feel at home.

2017 club build project.

Your $20 is due next meeting 06-13-2017!

Club member will be building Cubical Quad Antennas for our 2017 project. Well the antenna project is progressing and AA3YW gave a great demo at the May 9th meeting. All those bulding this project should have there $20.00 dollars for the next meeting June 13th.

Local Swapfest

Swapfest are great way to buy, sale or trade radio equipment and here are a few of the local swaps not to be missed.

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Special Event staion K3J during the Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival.

The Butler County Amateur Radio Association ( W3UDX ) is going to operate a Special Event staion K3J during the Bantam Jeep Heritage Festival . The dates are June 12th and 13th from 12:00 to 18:00 local time on 7.230 MHZ +/- . QSL card - SASE to BCARA PO Box 1787 Butler , PA 16001

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Field day is coming up, are you ready?

Just what is Field Day? Well Field Day is ham radio's idea of a open house. Field Day is always the fourth full weekend of June and in 2017 it's on the 24-25. Beginning at 1800 UTC Saturday and running through 2059 UTC Sunday. Field day is open to the public. If you have ever wanted to see what ham radio is all about this is the day. Guest are permitted to use the radios, no license necessary.

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BCARC swapfest to be held 10 September 2017.

The annual BCARC swapfest will be held at the Unionville Fire Hall 10 September 2017. This is your chance to clean out the old shack and maybe make a little coin for yourself. Meet old friends and greet the new voices you hear on the air. Have a cup of free coffee and stay awhile.

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And the winner is.....

The BCARA Spring FM / SSB Contest is over and scores can be viewed here.

Click here to view 10m - 70cm Log Sheet Finals.

Click here to view MultiMeter Log Sheet Finals.