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Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club PO Box 1 Auburn ME 04212
Repeaters: Auburn DStar 443.3, System Fusion 146.61 PL 88.5 Node ID 18483 Room ID 28483, System Fusion Poland 147.315 PL 103.5, System Fusion in Livermore on 146.895-pl 103.5.
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Results from the exams at the convention: All 7 that took the tech test passed. Three passed the general test, 2 failed. Two passed the extra exam and 1 failed. Thanks to Don Wakeman and the VE team.

Help Wanted: Ham radio operators for Sunday May 19, 2019 Sugarloaf Marathon Race start time 7:00 a.m. Ham Contact Rick Smith

Joseph Pelletier n1qhw
Joseph Pelletier n1qhw passed away November 28, 2018, funeral and graveside will be in June 2019. Details will be announced in late May.
Complete details at

For a look back at local radio history from the commercial side watch this on you tube
The history of WLAM from sign on in 1947 to the present.

From David we1u.
Now that winters here ;)

Here is a chance to get licensed and/or upgrade

David Casler KE0OG Online Tech/General/Extra Videos and Site

I am glad I look for this, I was planing to do this, he done it better;)



For Ubuntu Linux hamexam 1.6 provides a text based question engine for the current elements:

    The next club Breakfast will be at Webster St Convenience & Deli at 715 Webster St, Lewiston at 7:30am April 24, 2019. Directions from the Ramada Inn, take right at Alfred Parkway at light, turn left and continue to Traffic light at Webster St, turn right and travel about 200 yards and on the right is the Restaurant. See you on January 30, at 7:30am.
Webster St. Info.jpg   Webster St. Menu and prices
Repeater news: The Black Mountain Rumford repeater 146.910 is now linked to the Streaked Mountain repeater 224.62 and the Pikes Hill Norway 147.120 machine.
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System Fusion Net Friday nights at 8 p.m. on the Poland repeater 147.315 pl 103.5.

The Lewiston Net is Thursday night at 7:30 on the 146.61 repeater pl 88.5.

Our next club meeting is scheduled for Wednesday May 1, 2019 at 7 p.m. at Potvin Room of the St. Marys' Medical Associates Building 99 Campus Avenue Lewiston, Maine. Discussion of pubic service events and details of Field Day activities will be on the agenda.

The FCC will no longer send you a copy of your new license when you renew or upgrade unless you ask for it, here is how(pdf).
A new service to connect hams who need help with ham projects with those who can help is here Helping Ham
Matt kb1yfn needs a coax and needs help setting up a station and checking SWR on the HF and VHF bands. Contact him at Matt

Not a ham yet? Watch this Ham Radio 101 and others in the series then come to our meetings.

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                                                                                                                       Andy Club Officers                                                                                                                          
 President: Lee Trask  w1lwt
Vice President Pete Thuotte N1ZRL
Treasurer: Ivan Lazure N1OXA
Secretary: Dick Knight N1NYW
Trustee: Tim Bubier WT1A
News Letter Editor: Harold Hartley N1LLU

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