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Founded in 1946 at the end of WWII, our club has been true to one simple
help others and have fun doing it.
May 2015 Carrier
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link below for the form:
SFVARC Membership Application & Renewal Form
June 6th, 11:00am
VFW post 2805, 8107 Canoga Ave, Canoga Park
The club will provide hamburgers, Hot dogs, and soft drinks. Please
Bring a side dish to share.
Tickets $5.00 at the door.
am sorry to have to report that a long time member Archie Willis,
w6lpj, became a silent key on Saturday, May 2nd. There are no services
planned for Archie but there will be a gathering to remember him in
the near future.
There are two club events in June every one needs to plan on.
First, is the club picnic June 6th at VFW post 2805, 8107 Canoga Ave,
Canoga Park. The picnic will start at 11:00am.
The second event is Field Day, June 27 and 28. We will be at Granada
Hills charter high school on the softball field. We are planning to
have a pre-field day run to check out the equipment and some new
antennas the club purchased.
new to DX, The
New DXer’s Handbook, written by Bryce Anderson, K7UA, is a must
read. It is about 40 pages in length and answers all the questions.
Best of all, it is a free download.
Thank you Mark, K6FG
Want to order a club
The SFVARC badge comes standard
with a safety pin fastener and may
also be ordered with other fasteners. Click here to see optional
General Meeting third Friday of every month at 7:30pm.
We are located at the Northridge Medical Center Hospital.
18300 Roscoe Blvd.
Northridge, CA 91325
5th floor Penthouse
Lunch at Denny's
every Thursday @ 10:00am
Several members of the club gather for lunch on:
Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. at Denny's.
16575 Sherman Way
Van Nuys, CA 91406-3732
Everyone is welcome to attend.
The San Fernando Valley Amateur Radio
Club offers, to a licensed ham, a simplex
net on 2 meters. The net is held every Tuesday
evening at 20:00 local time on 145.570 MHz. All amateurs are welcome to
We hold 2m Repeater Net every Thursday Evening (with
some exceptions) at 20:00 local time on the Magic Mountain Machine at
147.735 MHz, with a transmit offset down (-) 600 KHz and a PL tone of 100
Hz. If Magic is down or unavailable, we will meet on the Duck Mountain
Machine at 147.240 MHz, with a plus (+) transmit offset and no PL tone. All
amateurs are welcome to check in.
A High Frequency Net on Wednesday
Evenings at 20:00 local time. This net takes place at 28.310 MHz +/- QRM.
This is in the Upper Side Band Mode. All amateurs are welcome to check
The San Fernando Valley
Amateur Radio Club would like to extend a special thanks to the owner of
the Magic Mountain Repeater, Dennis, KB6C, for allowing us to use his
repeater each and every week for our nets.
year we participate in the ARRL Field Day. This year it is June
27-28, 2015 (Always The Fourth Full
Weekend In June.)