High Desert Amateur Radio Club of NM

In the News 

The Chairman has asked me, David Ham, HDARC President to send his notice of a BOD Meeting this Sunday, July 25 at 11am on Zoom for the purpose of passing two resolutions. 

1. To ratify all actions of the president and vice president as conforming with the bylaws through the date of meeting. 

2. A resolution to grant authority to the president to take all legal actions to recover the corporate treasury and assets. Included in this the authorization what ever steps are necessary to protect the corporation including by not limited to restricted membership with no right to vote or hold office.

3. This open meeting will go into closed session to discuss these legal issues and other such business that may come before us between now and then.

Kenneth Ham, Chairman of the Board
NEW Club Net Frequency Announced!!

Our club meets every Saturday of the month at 10 AM. 
The third Saturday is our Presentation Saturday on Zoom.

Our new net frequency is 147.100 + PL 100 located at the west end of Northern in Rio Rancho.  It is owned and operated by the Sandoval County Amateur Radio Service.  Thanks to Gary Surad K5BIQ and all the guys for allowing us to use the system for our weekly nets.

Information Coordinator Jim Faulkner, KO5V is the HDARC's Information Coordinator.   
Event Schedule – Click Here to access the online contest schedule, Contest Calendar

New DSTAR Net Bob Longoria, N5JH and Mark Goodrum W5MHG are announcing a new weekly net starting on Wednesday, June 10th.  This net will be called the DSTAR Simplex Net.  Its purpose is to build up a DSTAR community on the air and to help people get established on DSTAR. The frequency for the net will be 441.0 digital voice simplex and will take place on every Wednesday evening at 7:00 pm.  So, if you are a DSTAR user, check in for some great and interesting DSTAR discussions.  Hope to hear you then.  For questions or help, please contact Bob Longoria at n5jh@arrl.net or Mark Goodrum at w5mhg@outlook.com.


VE Testing
Contact Jim Kajder AF5FH, af5fh@arrl.net prior to testing day for registration, times and location.
SSTV Images from the ISS
members have posted the SSTV images they have decoded from the ISS.
CLICK HERE to view those images in the ISS SSTV Photo Album.