Welcome to the Michiana Amateur Radio Club, W9AB
MARC serves the Michiana area near South Bend, Mishawaka, and Granger in Northern Indiana and Niles and Edwardsburg in Southern Michigan. Club meetings and events are open to all comers, regardless of membership status.
- The next social meeting will be March 25, 2016 at the WNIT building in downtown South Bend. The meeting topic will be K1N, the 2015 Navassa Island DXpedition, presented by Bob Allphin, K4UEE.
- The next board meeting will be April 6, 2016 at the Francis Branch of the St. Joseph County Public Library at 6:30 PM.
- There will be a W5YI license exam session at the WNIT building in downtown South Bend on April 30, 2016 starting at 10 AM. Contact Richard Miller, KY9M at 574-259-5325 if you are interested or need more information.
2016-03-02 Member participation wanted. The club has several committees tasked with organizing our major club events for 2016, including Field Day, the club picnic, and our holiday party in December. Contact a board member if you would like to help out in planning or executing a club activity.
2016-02-01 2016 is under way! January 29 marked the first social meeting of 2016, and Barry Keating (WD4MSM) gave us a great presentation on his Summits on the Air activations in Rocky Mountain National Park and the town of Estes Park, CO with a follow-up about marine radio technology and its relation to amateur radio. Remember that club dues are due by January 31, so the renewal date is already past us! Please renew ASAP for 2016!
The W9AB repeater operates on 147.225 MHz (+). A 131.8 Hz PL is required.
Membership is open to all amateurs and radio enthusiasts. Download a membership form here and mail it in or bring it to the next meeting to join!