Category Archive: Events

Oct 11

Museum Ships on the Air Nov 11-12

USS Cobia Amateur Radio Club Event Saturday and Sunday, November 11-12, 2017 Local amateur radio operators will set up and operate radio equipment in the crew’s mess aboard Cobia and talk to people around the world in honor of Veteran’s Day. Members of the Museum and the Radio Club consider it a distinct honor and …

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Jun 27

Next meeting – Tuesday, November 14 – 6:30 p.m.

Tentative agenda will include WinLink and digital modes training. MEETINGS – 2ND TUESDAY OF THE MONTH – 6:30 P.M. LARSC/ ARES NETS – meet year round – every Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. local time (except meeting nights) —————————————  Next VE session:  Tuesday September 19, 2017 Registration at 8:30 AM, testing at 9:00 AM@ Salem …

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Oct 01

Minutes from the last meeting…………..

October 11, 2017 Items discussed included the delay in web access at HFMMC, an antenna plan for the meeting room and laptop replacement.  Amateur radio license holders will be contacted and invited to a club meeting.  Members were reminded to register for the Wisconsin ARES/RACES State conference on October 21.    

Feb 10

Field Day photos and photos from recent meetings…………

RECENT MEETING PRESENTATIONS –                               FIELD DAY – AN ANNUAL EVENT Each year, amateur radio operators throughout the U.S. set up operations in backyards, public parks, parking lots on the last full weekend in June…………..and participate in ARRL’s Field Day Event. …

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Jan 31

LARSC – Lakeshore Amateur Radio Service Club

The Lakeshore Amateur Radio Service Club (LARSC) was formed to enable the local radio club to purchase affordable liability insurance required to rent space for their new W9RES station location.  The ARES/RACES group has shared space at the Red Cross office in Manitowoc, but will need to vacate that property. As an affiliated ARRL-sanctioned club, …

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Nov 14


USS Cobia Activation – November 2013 here’s a video of our last Nuclear Plant drill – starts at 45:45          

Apr 09

W9RES Repeater

******Our repeater is up and running****** Set your radios to 146.895 with a PL tone of 100.0. Nets are held on Tuesdays at 7:00 p.m.   A follow-up digital net is in the works.  (No nets on meeting nights, every other week schedule in the summer)    

Jul 12

2012 Field Day

.Manitowoc County ARES/RACES members enjoyed views of the Mariner’s Trail on Lake Michigan when they participated in the 2012 Field Day Event on Saturday, June 25.   Field Day is the single most popular on-the-air ham radio event  held annually in the US and Canada.  On the fourth weekend of June of each year, radio amateurs …

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