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2020 HAMFEST UPDATE!!

Due to Covid 19 restrictions in place at the regular facility,

we will be postponing the 2020 WV4I memorial Hamfest until 2021

Our committee worked to find another suitable venue but was not able to.

Please check back for more information as it becomes available.

Big Thanks to Car Comm Inc

for all their work on our repeater systems,

we could not have gotten where we are without your help!

Car Comm provides commercial 2-way radio service

and will install most amateur radios in your vehicle at a reasonable price.

 


We are sorry to announce that all in-person meetings and gatherings are suspended until the Corona Virus is under control.

Please meet with us on our ZOOM meetings on the 3rd Thursday of every month at 7 pm instead.

Please use the fan club registration on this page to get on our mailing list for meeting announcements and info.

Stay tuned here for the resumption of our regular activities.

In the mean time here is last years Hamfest information


What a great day, 

Great Weather,

Great Deals,

Great friends,

Great Times!

Thanks to all who attended,

especially the volunteers.

Without you, we couldn’t put this on!!

SEE YOU NEXT YEAR!!!


Here is the poster from the 2019 WV4I event. 

The 2020 event has been postponed until 2021.

 

This has been suspended pending the resumption

of regular gatherings

 


The Palms West Amateur Radio Club Inc. is a general interest radio club affiliated with the ARRL, the National Association for Amateur Radio, and the Palm Beach Amateur Radio Council.


We meet on the third Thursday of every month at 7:10 PM at the County Fire Station #28, 1040 Royal Palm Beach Blvd, Royal Palm Beach, FL. 
Our members come from all over Palm Beach County and bring a variety of interests and amateur radio experience to our club.  Many of our members are affiliated with Palm Beach County ARES and participate in many public service events.

The PWARC, an ARRL Special Service Club,

  • Operates several open club repeaters
    • VHF on 147.045 (PL 110.9) ARES / SKYWARN
    • UHF on 443.975 (PL 110.9) SARNET > State Wide Amateur Radio Network
    • In partnership with the Palm Beach Packet Group  www.pbpg.org:
  • Participates in Field Day every year in June
  • Administers free Ham license tests bi-monthly January through November on the first Sunday at 10 AM (contact John, radiowhiz@gmail.com)
  • Hosts the Palm Beach County Ham Radio Festival and the Link McGarity WV4I Memorial Flea Market.
  • And much more!

If you have an interest in Radio, Electronics, or just want to find out what all the buzz is about, please join us at our monthly meetings

 For more information please contact:

President, Robert Pease, KS4EC at –  ks4ec@arrl.net