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March Meeting Update
The Monday, March 16, 2015 meeting of the Tri-City Amateur Radio Association will feature a presentation by Ron Peters, WB9EXL, on an Introduction to Digital Voice Communications. Ron's presentation will include an introduction and comparison of three digital voice technologies: D-STAR, DMR, and Fusion, that are commonly used on the VHF and UHF amateur bands. Ron has 47 years experience with Motorola as a technician and communications center manager and has been a ham radio operator for 43 years. He currently manages, on a volunteer basis, seven D-STAR repeaters, two DMR (MotoTurbo) repeaters, and two Fusion digital voice repeaters in Arizona and Illinois.
The meeting will be held on Monday, March 16th at 7:00pm in the Goodyear City Hall conference room located at 190 North Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ. (Southwest corner of the crossroads of Litchfield Road and Van Buren Street.) Parking is available on the west side of the building.



Regular Meeting Dates

Weekly Net - Our weekly nets are held on Wednesday evenings at 7:30pm, we use the Goodyear Repeater (446.400, PL of 100). Members and non-members are encouraged to check-in to the net.

Monthly Club meeting is held on the 3rd Monday of the month. The next meeting will be on April 20th, 2015, at the Goodyear City Hall.

We do not meet in the summer months, so there will be no regular meeting in June, July or August. Regular meetings resume in September.

Yahoo Group - We also post to a Yahoo Group, and use their calendar to post our events. Click here to visit our Yahoo Group page.

Monthly Brunch Bunch - We get together at Village Inn (2700 N. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338) on the 4th Thursday of the month (except November and December), at 11:00am. All hams are welcome!

Coffee, Pie and Rag Chew - We meet at Village Inn (2700 N. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ 85338) every Wednesday around 2:30pm. All hams are welcome.


Last Updated October 17, 2014 | ©2012 TriCity ARA, P.O. Box 6381, Goodyear, AZ 85338