ARRL Field Day 2020

Welcome to ARRL Field Day A Ham Radio “Open House” ARRL Field Day is the most popular on-the-air radio event in the US and Canada. It’s held on the fourth weekend of June  every year, and more than 35,000 radio amateurs (known  as “hams”) gather to get on the air from parks, campgrounds,  historic sites, […]

Antenna Party

Terry Bajuk KS5Z is planning an antenna party on Saturday May 16th at 1:00PM.  We will be meeting at his QTH to raise a new HF antenna.  His plan is to use a scissor lift to do the tower prep and then the final positioning on the tower.  A crew of at least 6-7 people […]

May Exam

LARC will resume our regular testing sessions on the first Tuesday of every month at 6:30 PM.  The May 5th exams will be held at our club house as usual.  However, we will only have the minimum number of people required to administer the tests.  So please, only come if you would like to test […]

Call Log 4/20/20

Call Log 4/20/20 The Monday night Lubbock Amateur Radio Club ARES net was convened at 20:00 hours.  The following check-ins were received: 1.   KF5CPL   GENE2.   KA4UBR   MARK3.   KG5UMH   MICHAEL4.   KI5GOI   GORDON5.   AB2NP   BRET6.   K5BEK   BRANDON7.   KE5QVC   EVERETT8.   KF5WZH BUCY9.   KG5ZYP   PATRICK10. WA5TED   GARY11. KG5TDY   DENNIS   (net control)   Announcements:  LARC will be holding meetings […]

Call Log 4/13/20

Call Log 4/13/20 The Monday night Lubbock Amateur Radio Club ARES net was convened at 20:00 hours.  The following check-ins were received: 1.   KF5CPL   GENE2.   KA4UBR   MARK3.   KG5ZYP   PATRICK4.   KG5UMH   MICHAEL5.   KI5GOI   GORDON6.   KE5QVC   EVERETT7.   AB2NP   BRET8.   KI5EMW   VERN9.   WA5TED   GARY  (net control) Announcements: NONE The net was secured at 20:22 hours.  Thank you […]

Call Log 4/6/20

Call Log 4/6/20 The Monday night Lubbock Amateur Radio Club ARES net was convened at 20:00 hours.  The following check-ins were received: 1.   WD3NA   TERRY2.   KF5CPL   GENE3.   KA4UBR   MARK4.   K5BEK   BRANDON5.   KI5GOI   GORDON6.   N5BKB   BRANDON7.   KG5UMH   MICHAEL8.   KE5QVC   EVERETT9.   KF5QIS   CHRIS10. AB2NP   BRET11. KI5EMW   VERN12. KG5ZYP   PATRICK13. KF5WZH BUCY14. KG5TDY   DENNIS   (net control)   Announcements:  LARC […]

Call Log 3/30/20

Call Log 3/30/20 The Monday night Lubbock Amateur Radio Club ARES net was convened at 20:00 hours.  The following check-ins were received: 1.   KF5CPL   GENE2.   KG5RUG   RAIF3.   KG5UMH   MICHAEL4.   KG5ZYP   PATRICK5.   KA4UBR   MARK6.   KI5GOI   GORDON7.   WA5TED   GARY8.   KF5WZH   BUCY9.   KE5QVC   EVERETT10. AB2NP   BRET11. KI5EMW   VERN12. N5BKB   BRANDON13. KG5TDY   DENNIS   (net control)   […]

April Exam Canceled

LARC has canceled Amateur Radio License Exams for the month of April. The May 4th session should not be affected and hopefully we will be back to normal club operation by then. Sorry for the inconvenience to those who were planning to take an exam. However, now you get an extra month to study! If […]

Call Log 3/23/20

Call Log 3/23/20 The Monday night Lubbock Amateur Radio Club ARES net was convened at 20:00 hours.  The following check-ins were received: 1.   KF5CPL   GENE2.   KA4UBR   MARK3.   W5LBK   JERRY4.   KF5UPQ   RYAN5.   WA5TED   GARY6.   WD3NA   TERRY7.   K5BEK   BRANDON8.   KG5ZYP   PATRICK9.   KF5WZH   BUCY 10. AB2NP   BRET11. KF5QIS   CHRIS12. KE5QVC   EVERETT13. KA5ETX   […]

Tuesday Night Net

As social distancing is implemented more and more across the nation and the world, communication networks will be increasingly taxed as peoples usage increases.  Amateur Radio Operators have a reliable and unique ability to communicate with almost limitless possibilities  without relying on the internet or phone networks.  There is no better time than now to […]