W9YB Purdue University Amateur Radio Club will be holding a special evening license exam session on Thursday, April 18, 2019 from 7pm - 9pm at Lawson (Lawson Computer Science Building - 305 N University St, West Lafayette, IN 47907) Room B134. There is no fee for this exam session. Parking is also provided at the … Continue reading License Exam Session – Thursday, April 18 2019 7pm – 9pm
Net Control: Slater K5AN Net Logged by: Slater K5AN Net opened at 1900L N9PCT KD9GYJ KD9LXB KD9FNA W9YBZ W9IS W3AXL N9RGQ Announcements About the Club This last weekend, work was performed at the shack. The 20m beam was re-calibrated and the coax checked. The 160m antenna is now back in service. Roof cameras have been … Continue reading Net Results: March 25, 2019
W9YB PARC will be holding a license exam session on Saturday, March 9th from 9 am – 11 am at RAWLS hall (room 2079). There are no fees to take a license exam with W9YB PARC and the exam session is open to the public. For exam information, parking details, and exam registration, please … Continue reading License Exam Session – Sat, March 9
Net Control: Slater K5AN Net Logged by: Slater K5AN Net opened at 1900L W3AXL W9YBZ KD9GYJ Announcements About the Club This weekend we will be operating during the ARRL school club roundup. The contest is single radio multi op. Any members who are interested in operating are welcome. Net Closed 1904L
The FCC is updating the CORES system effective March 1, 2019. This is the system that maintains the FCC Registration Numbers (FRNs). The change that will affect users the most is that the procedure for applicants to get an FRN will now require the applicant to create a CORES account before they can request an FRN. Creating … Continue reading FCC CORES update is coming – March 1, 2019!
Net Control: Slater K5AN Net Logged by: Slater K5AN Net opened at 1900L N9PCT W3AXL KD9FNA Announcements About the Club This weekend we will be operating during the NA Collegiate Championship. We will be able to start at 2PM on Saturday and will be stopped at 2AM on Sunday. Due to competition rules, only students … Continue reading Net Results: January 14, 2019
W9YB has completed another awesome project in the shack. As of tonight (11/29/2018) we now have a fully functional all-mode satellite station. Complete with all the trimmings: TS-790A Tri-band All-mode VHF+ Rig Yaesu G-5500A AZ-EL Rotator System 2m & 70cm Dual-Polarization Beams FoxDelta ST-2 Digital Rotator Controller The officers were up late tonight getting everything … Continue reading The Real Satellite Radio
W9YB Purdue University Amateur Radio Club has placed 1st for this fall’s ARRL School Club Round up. With a total score of 239,293 points, 773 Phone QSOs and 55 Digital QSOs made by 7 different operators, we managed an impressive score 1.9 times larger than last year. While we did not manage to achieve all … Continue reading W9YB gets 1st place in-class – ARRL School Club Roundup Oct 2018!
W9YB Amateur Radio Club VE Team is holding a special licensing exam session on Friday, October 19, 2018 from 7 pm to 9 pm. This special session is to better accommodate students on campus, but is open to the general public. Anyone that wants to test for an amateur radio license or to upgrade to … Continue reading Special Exam Session – Friday, Oct 19, 2018 7pm – 9pm
Want to get your Amateur Radio license? Already licensed and want to get to the next level with an upgrade? W9YB Purdue ARC is holding a license exam session on Saturday, September 8, 2018 from 9 am to 11 am at RAWLS Hall (Room 2079). For more information and to register for the exam, please … Continue reading Get Licensed!