Calendar

Mar
31
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Mar 31 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Apr
2
Thu
Members Meeting @ Bedford County Courthouse
Apr 2 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Members Meeting @ Bedford County Courthouse | Bedford | Pennsylvania | United States

Membership Meeting

7:30 PM, First Thursday of every month
Takes place at the Bedford County Courthouse, 230 Juliana St., Bedford, PA 15522.
Third floor conference room. We meet by the second story parking garage exit.

New and interested members are invited to attend.

Apr
7
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Apr 7 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Apr
14
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Apr 14 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Apr
21
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Apr 21 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Apr
28
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Apr 28 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

May
2
Sat
Technician’s Workshop @ Bedford American Legion
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Come and join BCARS for a completely free technician’s workshop. Hosted 4 times a year, we focus on a wide variety of technical topics. From amateur  to 3d printing to raspberry pi and electronics, there’s a little something for everyone. We encourage people to bring any projects, toys, or articles that they would like to discuss or show off. We will have a large display available, so if you want to show something to the group, we can make that happen.

 

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May
5
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
May 5 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

May
7
Thu
Members Meeting @ Bedford County Courthouse
May 7 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Members Meeting @ Bedford County Courthouse | Bedford | Pennsylvania | United States

Membership Meeting

7:30 PM, First Thursday of every month
Takes place at the Bedford County Courthouse, 230 Juliana St., Bedford, PA 15522.
Third floor conference room. We meet by the second story parking garage exit.

New and interested members are invited to attend.

May
12
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
May 12 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

May
19
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
May 19 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

May
23
Sat
Amateur Radio VE License Exam @ American Legion Post 113
May 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Amateur Radio VE License Exam @ American Legion Post 113 | Bedford | Pennsylvania | United States

FCC Amateur Radio Service Licensed VE Testing Program

This is your opportunity to take the exam to become an FCC Licensed Amateur Radio Operator.

Testing start promptly at 1PM and will continue until all exams are completed. Please let us know if you plan to attend or are not able to make it by 1PM. We will do our best to accommodate any potential licensee.

Testing includes the three Amateur Radio license classes, TECHNICIAN, GENERAL, and AMATEUR EXTRA. The event is open to anyone. There is a nominal non-refundable charge of fifteen dollars. ($15.00)

Please bring a recent photo ID (example: school ID, US passport, driver’s license), or a current FCC license . At the session, we will provide study materials (booklets containing the actual FCC question and answer license pools).

We host exams at the Bedford Legion on Business 220 in Bedford from 1pm-2pm (or done).

2020 VE Sessions:

  • March 7th
  • May 23rd
  • June 27th Field Day + VE
  • August 15th
  • November 21st

Contact John Hogenmiller at 814-602-9298 or email [email protected] for details.

If you are interested in studying before-hand, BCARS recommends you get the KB6NU “No Nonsense Study Guide”.  The technician class is FREE, while General and Extra are available for a small fee. http://www.kb6nu.com/study-guides/

You can also review all of the questions and answers, as well as take practice exams for free at the following websites:

May
26
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
May 26 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Jun
2
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Jun 2 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Jun
4
Thu
Members Meeting @ Bedford County Courthouse
Jun 4 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Members Meeting @ Bedford County Courthouse | Bedford | Pennsylvania | United States

Membership Meeting

7:30 PM, First Thursday of every month
Takes place at the Bedford County Courthouse, 230 Juliana St., Bedford, PA 15522.
Third floor conference room. We meet by the second story parking garage exit.

New and interested members are invited to attend.

Jun
9
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Jun 9 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Jun
16
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Jun 16 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Jun
23
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Jun 23 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Jun
30
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Jun 30 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Jul
2
Thu
Members Meeting @ Bedford County Courthouse
Jul 2 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Members Meeting @ Bedford County Courthouse | Bedford | Pennsylvania | United States

Membership Meeting

7:30 PM, First Thursday of every month
Takes place at the Bedford County Courthouse, 230 Juliana St., Bedford, PA 15522.
Third floor conference room. We meet by the second story parking garage exit.

New and interested members are invited to attend.

Jul
7
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Jul 7 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Jul
14
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Jul 14 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Jul
21
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Jul 21 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Jul
28
Tue
Weekly Check In Net
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Weekly Check In Net

All licensed operators are welcome to check into our weekly Tuesday evening nets. We meet at 8:00PM on 145.490- Mhz

Net Name When Frequency
ARES/RACES 2M NET Tuesdays @ 2000 145.490- FM

Aug
1
Sat
Technician’s Workshop @ Bedford American Legion
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Come and join BCARS for a completely free technician’s workshop. Hosted 4 times a year, we focus on a wide variety of technical topics. From amateur  to 3d printing to raspberry pi and electronics, there’s a little something for everyone. We encourage people to bring any projects, toys, or articles that they would like to discuss or show off. We will have a large display available, so if you want to show something to the group, we can make that happen.

 

 

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