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Current events

The complete list of events, past and present, is on the Events page.

Thu Dec 1, 2016

Rains ARA has a Thursday night club meeting at Circle H BBQ, 6:30 pm

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Tue Nov 22, 2016

From Trent / K5VES:

The NWS is forecasting the potential of thunderstorms later this afternoon and tonight with the possibility of some supercell development. Please stay aware of local conditions and monitor the NCTC link system if weather develops in this area.
443.625 - Rains County
444.825 - Hopkins County

We will use the 146.92 for local weather net if required.

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Club meeting

The Rains Amateur Radio Association (Rains ARA) meets on the second Saturday of each month.
When: 2nd Saturday @ 11am
Where: 201 Industrial Park Road, Emory

more information on meetings

Rains ARA repeaters

2m: 146.92- PL 88.5
440cm: 443.625+

Net

Rains ARA's information net happens each Monday.
When: Mondays at 1930hrs / 7:30pm
Where: W5ENT repeater 146.92- PL 88.5
Backup repeater: 146.80- PL 141.3 (tnx WR5L) or 146.58 Simplex

Since the Hopkins net happens at 1900hrs / 7:00pm on the same night (30 minutes before the Rains net) RARA members can sometimes be found there until their own net begins. HCARC net is on 146.680- PL 151.4.

more information on nets

Volunteer Exam (VE) sessions

VE Sessions are conducted by Ed Olague, K5OLA, Phone 903-513-4601 (email).

more information on VE sessions

Need further information?

Email club president John Wedeking, KE5PZI

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