This page has more information about the Two Rivers Amateur Radio Club of McKeesport.
Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of each month, except in December, starting at 7pm at the Blaine Hill Volunteer Fire Department, 409 Oxford Avenue, Elizabeth PA.
Board of Directors (2023-2024) -Results of September 19, 2023 election.
President: James Bricker N3JHB Vice President: Robert Guthrie KB3ST Treasurer: Michael Kowalcheck KV3L
Secretary: William Powers KB3WP Hamfest Chairman: John Moskala K3CRO Trustee (1yr): Roger Johnson WI3R
Trustee (2yr): Merle Shotwell K3HIR Trustee (3yr): Del Peterson W3DTP Activities Director: Bill Hetrick N3LQC
Committee Chairs (Appointed):
Field Day: Family Picnic: Christmas Party: Bill Powers KB3WP
W3OC License Trustee: Lynn Haselhoff K3MMO--Media Committee: John Moskala K3CRO
Repeaters: Operating on 147.12 MHz and 442.250 MHz.
Monday evenings at 8 pm on the K3MOB 146.73 MHz repeater. Includes TRARC, Local News, and ARNEWSLINE.
Wednesday evenings 'GABNET' at 830 pm on the W3OC 147.12 and 442.250 MHz repeaters.
Thursday evenings 'Ten Meter GABNET' at 8pm on 28.450 MHz. Note: If the 10 meter frequency is in use, please look for the net slightly up in frequency.
Hamfest: The TRARC conducts a yearly hamfest usually scheduled for mid to late April from a local venue. See the Hamfest webpage for more informaton.
Amateur Radio Exams: The TRARC Exam Team conducts exam sessions four times a year. They are scheduled, on the second Tuesday of March, June, September, and December starting at 630pm, at the McKeesport Area High School, 1960 Eden Park Blvd, McKeesport PA. There is also an exam session sometimes scheduled at the TRARC Hamfest. See the VE Exam page for more information.
Field Day: The TRARC also participates in the annual ARRL Field Day exercise held in late June. See the Field Day webpage for more information.
Operations Night: Is held on the second Thursday of each month, starting at 7pm. Current location is the Lincoln Boro VFD Social Hall, 4312 Liberty Way, Elizabeth PA.
Hams n Eggs Breakfast: Is held on the second Saturday of each month, starting at 9am at a local restaurant. The current restaurant used is
the Rock Run Inn at Butlers Golf Course, Elizabeth PA.
Membership Roster 2022-2023 (Updated August 16, 2023)
AA3CD K3CRO N3JHB W3DTP
AA3MR K3HIR N3LQC W3ON
AB3IK K3MMO N. SHOTWELL W3SHF
AB3JT SK KV3L R. STEWART WI3R
AB3OO KB3ST WA3AHC
AB3PJ KB3WP WA3HAE
AC3IN KA3MJW WA3IOU
AJ3JA KB3JLT WA3PBD
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