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River City Amateur Radio Communications Society
Sacramento, California since 1976!
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ARRL Special Service Club

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September 7 Zoom Meeting

Homebrew Contest Night

Our September 7 meeting will be Homebrew Contest Night. Club members can compete with a brief description of a ham radio related homebrew project with pictures. We will award prizes (to be announced) with one prize reserved for an entry-level member. Homebrew projects can include, but are not limited to: antennas, go-kits, mobile rig installations, station accessories, Arduino and Raspberry Pi devices, QRP rigs and custom ham radio software.
All members & visitors are welcome to attend the meeting, but only current River City ARCS members may compete for prizes!  
We need to know how many entries to expect,
so interested members PLEASE RESPOND NOW to contact@n6na.org

Our General meetings are currently held online & are open to members and guests.  Our members receive log on instructions via their email address on file with us.  Visitors may request meeting access via advance e-mail to contact@n6na.org  Time: 7:30 pm 1st Tuesday of each month

Click to Watch our August 3 Meeting Video

Place: Sacramento County Corp. Yard, 5026 Don Julio Blvd (corner Elkhorn Blvd), Sacramento, CA 95842

Would you like a personal mentor to help get you on the air?
Come to our meeting and ask about our "Elmer" Program!

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River City ARCS Wednesday Night Nets • Members and Visitors always Welcome!
8:00 pm - N6NA 145.250 MHz FM Repeater (- offset) PL 162.2 AllStarLink Node: 53410, EchoLink Node: N6NA-R 8:30 pm - 10 meter net 28.420 MHz USB 9:00 pm - Slow Scan TV Net N6NA 441.300 MHz FM Repeater

Pacificon 2018 Introductory Video

www.pacificon.org
Annual ARRL Pacificon Convention October 15-17, 2021

Don't miss the October 15-17, 2021 ‪Annual ‎‪‎ARRL‬ Pacificon Division Convention at the San Ramon Marriott. For one low admission price Pacificon offers three full days of hands-on fun, operating and educational activities for radio amateurs of all ages and interests. Youths Age 17 & under attend free! Exhibits, forums, workshops, special event station, license classes & exams, vendors, swap meet and more! PACIFICON is the annual ARRL Pacific Division convention, held each year in October.  Register now at www.pacificon.org

PACIFICON is THE Premier Amateur Radio Conference in the western U.S!

River City ARCS Logo Apparel


River City ARCS Logo Apparel

Order River City ARCS Logo caps, shirts and jackets directly from our logo apparel supplier.
Call Gina Land at (916) 455-2876 or visit Danoc Manufacturing, 6015 Power Inn Rd Ste A, Sacramento CA 95824.
Port Authority Cap $5.00 plus tax
River City ARCS Logo - add $5.50 plus tax
Name and call sign on each side of Logo - add $10.00 plus tax
Deep Red color Hanes #0504 EcoSmart Jersey Knit Polo Shirt with Pocket $14.00 plus tax
River City ARCS logo on left chest - add $5.50 plus tax
Name and call sign embroidered on right chest - add $8.50 plus tax
True Royal color Sport-Tek by Port Authority Style JST71 Sideline Jacket (price pending)
Large Logo embroidered on back - add $18.00 plus tax.
Small Logo on left chest - add $6.50 plus tax.
Name and call sign on left chest - add $8.50 plus tax.

Links to other Sacramento Area Amateur Radio Resources

RCARCS Meetings, Nets & Events (all Pacific Time)

River City ARCS Newsletter


Upcoming Meeting Programs and Area Events


Join or Renew Membership now through 2021
Annual Dues for Full Time Students are $5
Click here to Join, Renew or Update
your River City ARCS Membership Now!

Membership is by calendar year.  2021 membership dues are due now!
Payments made starting Sept 1 covers 2022 dues.

This list displays currently paid members through 2021 as of 08/22/2021. Thanks for being up to date!: AA6CS AF6PK AI6UO AI6W (prior AD5RX) AJ6GE DW7XCP KD6WTU KE8FT K3REH K6AAI K6AKL K6BSY K6CBB K6DRY K6ESS K6GCN K6GWJ K6HUH K6JWN K6MCS K6MJ K6VDU K6WSM(ex-KN6LUE) K7GFM K9MEG (prior KM6MFI)KA4RXE(ex-KN6JBR) KA6YLA KC6RUO KD6GBY KD6KFM KD6MDV KD6QZH KD6RM KE7EL KE7WJR KF6ABC KF6RNZ KF6VOZ KF6YXK KF6ZMV KG6ILB KG6NEN KG6SMX KG6YOU KI4FND KI6BWN KI6JTF (ex-KN6LPY) KI6MOL KI6PHB KI6RT KJ6CFD KJ6KME KJ6PRY KJ6YOU KJ6YYY KJ6VVV KK6DCT KK6FON KK6GGC KK6NZW KK6PAS KK6UEI KK6WIP KK6WSP KK6YHI KK6YHM KK6ZGA KL7HQR KM6DNV KM6DWD KM6FKB KM6GYM KM6LYW KM6MZY KM6NFO KM6NQC KM6ONO KM6SBB KN6BER KN6CAT KN6FGX KN6HTD KN6JGY KN6JMH KN6JPH KN6JYI KN6LC(ex-AG6YG) KN6LPQ KN6LPW KN6LPX KN6LRN KN6LRO KN6OHL KN6OZY KN6PRD KN6SD KO6KD KP4MD* KR4AI KR4TH KR6AI KS6WTF KV3LMR KW6EC N3ARP N6CKV N6CUQ(ex-KN6OGF)+N6DRY* N6DTR N6DXX N6EF N6EMF N6ICW* N6JPG N6MAJ N6PAA N6PGQ N6RXT N6TWW N6UMI N6VN W6BS W6GUY W6PJJ W6SWC W6TGS W6VFW W6XBC WA6LXD WA6NEA WB6BIT WB6UBK WE6EDT WG6CFS KF6IZU*  W6AWS* W6DFG* WB2ZEI* WB6YLK* WO6J* (NØCALL): Marie Martin* John Rapp; Nancy Reid(XYL of K6DRY)
Legend: *Courtesy or Life members; +Silent Key 

Paid members for 2022. KD6QZH
Life Members: N6ICW N6DRY+ KF6IZU W6AWS W6DFG WB2ZEI WB6YLK WO6J Marie Martin (no call) Nancy Reid (XYL of K6DRY) KP4MD

Member dues & donations defray our meeting, event and operating expenses.


Telegraph bug
The Samuel F. Morse ARC
will offer a full ten week Morse Code Course beginning on Sep. 15 - Nov. 17.  Visit the www.w6sfm.com website for details. 
The biannual W6SFM Bug Roundup will take place Nov 19-21.

10 meter Slow Speed (5 wpm) Morse CW Net: 
Frequency 28.055 MHz. Tues. & Thurs. at 10:00 AM and Wed. at 7:00 PM Pacific Time (Hosted by Ioan Negru, AI6UO)


Ham Nation Videos
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