Whitman Amateur Radio Club , Whitman MA
P.O. Box 48; Whitman, MA. 02382
Club Call Sign: WA1NPO                                            Repeater: WA1NPO 147.225+ PL 67.0 Whitman, MA. IRLP: Node 8691, EchoLink: WA1NPO-R

USS Massachusetts

W1BSA Special Event
[link] Providence Journal article featuring Massasoit Amateur Radio Association and Whitman Amateur Radio Club members.

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March 2015 Sunday Public Service Net Control


March 8th      Jeff N1SOM
March 15th    Ross W1EKG
March 22nd   Jeff WK1D
March 29th    Bill N1FRE


-> new February 2015 Secretary Notes [PDF]
->new February 18th 2015 MOTA Notes [PDF]

Reminder: Our next MOTA (Meeting On The Air) will be Wednesday March 18th 2015, at 7pm on the Whitman Repeater: 147.225 +PL 67. Please join us if possible. Our Wednesday 28.333Mhz Rag Chew net will start just after the MOTA meeting (approx. 8pm).

Reminder: Our next physical meeting will be on Wednesday April 1st, 2015, 7pm
at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Rt18 Whitman MA

March 2015 Club Meeting Info


As discussed in our January, February and March meetings, the Whitman Amateur Radio Club is hoping to participating in the following 2015 events. Committee leaders and volunteers are needed for these events. Please consider volunteering! Help is needed if the Whitman club is to participate in these events.

◦ ARRL Field Day 2015 : June 27 and June 28th
◦ Marshfield Fair 2015: Aug 21st thru Aug 30th
WARC Flea Market : tbd by Flea Market committee
Plimouth Plantation : tbd by Plimouth Plantation committee (Thanksgiving wkend or
wkend prior to Thanksgiving has been suggested)

◦ Also note/FYI:
▪ Marlborough Ham Flea Market is February 14th.
▪ Framingham Ham Flea Market is April 12th
▪ CRANLAND airport breakfast/fly-in begins April 19th.
▪ NEAR-Fest is May 1st and May 2nd.
▪ Dayton Hamvention is May 15th thru May 17th.
▪ The ARRL New England Convention in Boxboro is Aug 21st thru Aug 23rd.





PLIMOUTH PLANTATION SPECIAL EVENT OPERATION
Saturday and Sunday November 29th and 30th, 2014
9:00am EST - 3:00pm EST (14:00-20:00 UTC)

Special Event Station NI1X operated on or about 18.160 Mhz, 14.260 Mhz, 7.260 Mhz, 3.860 Mhz, EchoLink:WA1NPO-R, IRPL node 8691 and 147.225+PL67.0

If you made contact with NI1X during our special event operations on November 29th and/or November 30th, 2014 and would like to receive a QSL certificate, please send a full sized SASE to:

Whitman Amateur Radio Club
PO Box 48
Whitman, MA 02382





MARSHFIELD FAIR NN1MF Special Event

We once again had a great time demonstrating amateur radio to the public at this year's Marshfield Fair! Thanks to all of the club members and area hams who helped out with the event.

If you made contact with NN1MF and would like to receive a QSL card and certificate, please send a full sized SASE to:

Whitman Amateur Radio Club
PO Box 48
Whitman, MA 02382

The next club meeting will be held on Wednesday March 4th at 7:00 PM at the Whitman Knights of Columbus Hall on route 18 near the Abington line.


January 2015 Newsletter
All Pages (PDF File)
November-December 2014 Newsletter
All Pages (PDF File)
If you don't have the PDF file viewer, download it here.

Newsletter Archive

The Whitman Amateur Radio Club is located about 25 miles south of Boston, MA, near the city of Brockton. Club meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month at the Whitman Knights of Columbus Hall on route 18 just south of the Abington line. The meetings start at 7:00 PM.

Click Here view the prices of coax and other wire available to club members.

Club Membership Application
Ham Radio Related Links
New England Repeater Directory
2012 List of Activities
For an up to date list of all VE Exam sessions in the New England area, visit the KY1N Memorial List


Club Officers
Board of Directors
President - Jim Tovet W1JT
Vice President - Paul Moss KB1MTW
Treasurer - Jeff Tracy  N1SOM
Secretary - Larry Kenney K1LJK



Information and pictures from club events of the past
Memorial Day weekend Flea Market
The Mount Washington "DX Pedition"
Fox Hunting Pictures
Plimoth Plantation Special Event



Club 2 Meter Net

The Whitman Amateur Radio Public Service net is held every Sunday morning at 08:30 on 147.225+ PL 67.0. Club members and all other area hams are welcome to join the net.

We are always looking for new volunteers to do net control. For the preamble, instructions, net log, etc, CLICK HERE.


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