TCARC Club Meeting – 6 October 2018 – 7:00pm

This month’s pre-meeting dinner will be at Shinola’s Texas Cafe located at 301 Martin Avenue – Springtown, Texas  76082.  Typically, we meet for dinner starting around 5:15-5:30pm.

Talk-in is on 147.160MHz – PL 110.9 in case you need additional directions to find the restaurant.

 

Map to Shinola’s Texas Cafe in Springtown, Texas:

The next meeting will be at 7:00pm on Saturday, 6 October 2018.  We meet at the Azle Municipal Complex located at 613 Southeast Parkway in Azle, Texas.

FCC Amateur Radio license testing will be available after the meeting – typically around 8:00pm.  Sometimes later, if there is a presentation after the club business meeting.

Map to the Azle Municipal Complex meeting location:

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Welcome To The Tri-Country Amateur Radio Club Website

The Tri-County Amateur Radio Club of North Texas – WC5C (American Radio Relay League Affiliated Club) welcomes visitors, and serves the area north and west of Fort Worth, including parts of Parker County, Tarrant County and Wise County.

Most of the club’s activities occur around the west side of Eagle Mountain Lake.  Cities served include Agnes, Aledo, Azle, La Junta, Sanctuary, Springtown, Reno, Lake Worth, Lakeside, Boyd, Paradise, Aurora, Rhome, Fort Worth, Sansom Park, Benbrook, White Settlement, Haslet, Saginaw, Keeter, Briar, Pelican Bay, Weatherford, and Newark.

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Honored Hero Run 2018 – 21 October 2018

From Jimmy Wille, AE5YP:

I am needing volunteers for the Honored Hero Run 2018. The early assignments will start at about 5:30am-6:00am. We usually are wrapping up around 12:00pm-1:00pm depending on assignments. The event will be held in and on the Trinity Park trails and staged at the Duck Pond Pavilion, as usual.

Please contact me directly at the e-mail below and include name, call, shirt size, and radio capability. A few of the assignments will require a Go-Kit radio instead of the HT due to position, if you have such ability, please let me know.

Jimmy, AE5YP – ae5yp@arrl.net

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Belton Ham Expo – 5 & 6 October 2018

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October 5th & 6th, 2018

Bell County Expo Center

Belton, Texas

50 miles north of Austin

130 miles north of San Antonio

140 miles south of Dallas / Ft. Worth

165 miles north-west of Houston

Approximately 80 percent of the population in Texas lives within 200 miles of HamEXPO!

ADMISSION FEE for the public is $5.00 per person at the door (children under 12 free). Includes one free raffle ticket (a $2.00 value).

Vendors, this your opportunity to sell product or distribute information to about 1,200 motivated buyers on a Saturday morning.  All indoor spaces have free electricity. There are a limited number of spaces against the wall.

Map to Bell County Expo Center:

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