High Desert Amateur Radio Club of NM

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Photos by Ed Poccia & Bill Firth

It is hoped that this web page will serve as a useful resource for the amateur radio community.

The High Desert Amateur Radio Club is recognized as an active and talented group of amateurs who have been involved in:
* two
ARISS school contacts,

* demonstrations during the
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S.T.E.M. education in the schools,

* the sponsoring of
local contests
Sample Contest Announcement
2 Meter Contest Results
6 meter Contest Results

* administrators of
License (VE) Testing monthly

Outback New Mexico: performing ham radio outdoors at some of the most scenic sites in the State. Images

Click Here to Check Out Our FACEBOOK Page

CLICK HERE for the Link to YouTube video of Club's May 6 Zoom meeting.

The Latest Blog from Our President, David Ham, N6SIK
For June 2

Click Here

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CLICK HERE to learn how these numbers relate to Radio Wave Propagation on the Ham Bands.
HDARC Is on Packet

CLICK HERE for Notes on March 10th's presentation on Packet Radio during the Wednesday Chat.
CLICK HERE for a video clip of the presentation.
CLICK HERE for a document detailing Operating Packet a SignaLink

Repts., Nets & More

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CLICK HERE for Club Calendar
New to Ham Radio? CLICK HERE
FREE Licensing Classes
CLICK HERE to access a Tri-Fold Brochure about our Club.
CLICK HERE for NK5W's Local News
Same as SCAT & Rusty's Nets
CLICK HERE for Field Day Info
Club Repeaters
Sandia Crest 442.75 (+) PL 162.2
NE Heights: 442.200(+) PL 67.0
National Calling Frequencies
Two Meter 146.52 Simplex
70 cm 444.6 Simplex

Club Round Table Meeting
145.33 - PL 100, Saturday 10 AM
444.0 (+) PL 100.0

(Worked All Members Only)
Wed., 1830 local on the Club's UHF 442.750+ 162.2 & cross-band VHF 146.460 simplex no pl
License Exams
If you are ready to take an exam for a Ham Radio License OR an upgrade to a new level of license, please Email Jim Kajder: jkajder@gmail.com for appointment details.
Popular Local Nets

Senior Citizen & Travelers
Everyone is Welcome
145.33 (-) PL 100.0
Mon.-Sat.: 7 - 8 AM

Rusty Raiders' Net
Mon. - Fri. 8:45 - 10:45 AM
146.96 (-) PL 100.0
146.94 (-) PL 100.0
442.450(+) PL 67.0

ABQ Connection to NM Mega Link
145.29 (-) PL 100.0 Sandia Crest

www.NM5ML.com for all
Mega Link Locations in NM

Map of NM MEGA Link Repeaters
Club Mailing Address
5052 Mira Vista Drive NE
Rio Rancho, NM 87144

Club Email Address
New Members
Joe Smith, KE5GEV
Jon Michael Rueck, KB0DVC
SSTV Images from the ISS
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