Davie/Cooper City Amateur Radio Club
a 501(c)(3) not for profit organizaiton
We are Radio Active
                            Our contact information is on the About page.                  Copyright ©2024 Davie/Cooper City Amateur Radio Club Inc.
                                                                                                                                                            an ARRL Affiliate Club

More Propagation
info is here
Current Band
WebMaster: Rich WB4EHG
DX Spots (contacts)
"Our mission is to further the exchange of information and cooperation between members, promote radio knowledge, fraternalism and operating efficiency. And, to have fun!"
DX Maps  Reporter
SFL Weather
     Broward County
    Preparedness net

   7PM Friday
     146.910 110.9Hz
    As of 2024/06/13
Members        : 98
ARRL Members   :  65
% ARRL members :  65
Real time lightning strikes
Where to Find Us On the Air
Our members hangout on three repeaters:

Thursday RF Net

Click me
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Contests & Events
This web site is graciously hosted by Jeff VA3ISP of Country WiFi
North American VHF Propagation
Tropospheric Ducting Map

To ask a question or if you need help or to make a suggestion, click this link.
Our DMR ID is:  3164637
146.640MHz -600KHz, 103.5Hz W6BXQ
443.250MHz    +5MHz, 103.5Hz NA4DC
147.330MHz +600KHz, 103.5Hz SFDXA
Recurring SoFl Nets & Announcements
Broward hurricane web sites and frequencies
Menno APRS Map
Our Next FCC Test Session (24-06)
July 21 @ 2PM
Contact Fred here for our next session
You MUST! RSVP with Fred here
Listen to our 443.250 repeater
via the Internet (there is a delay)

Directions to Club Station
Click here for directions to Club station

Our QSL Stats (TNX W6BXQ)
QSL Manager's Report
Early check-in at 7:00PM Net at 7:30PM

443.250   +5MHz 103.5Hz
146.640 -600KHz 103.5Hz

To listen to the net on-line click here Link

Echolink: NA4DC-L node: 832207
On Echolink we are:NA4DC-L  
Clubs & Organizations
Monthly Schedule

In-person events are at the club station
Thursday of each week @ 7:30PM
    On-the-air net
Second Sunday  @ 2PM
    Occassionaly BBQ!
Second Tuesday  @ 7:30PM
    In-person & Zoom member meeting
  First Friday @ noon
     Board meeting at the Falcon Pub 
The club station is open for all at 1PM Sundays.
Directions to the session are here

link to Zoom

Our monthly meeting is at 1930ET on the 2nd Tuesday of the month.
Meeting ID: 824 1586 0321
Passcode: 908776

Your Zoom ID MUST have your call sign click  here to ask for a workaround DO THIS BEFORE THE EVENT!
What's Next
Third Sunday @ 2PM
    FCC Testing
First Sunday @ 2PM
   Sigs and Workshops
Have a question or need some help?
To ask a question or if you need help or to make a suggestion, click this link.

At the club station
and on Zoom
Fourth Sunday @ 2PM
    General use
Fifth Sunday @ 2PM
    General use
Show all hams in an area
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Tuesday 07-09 Genrl Meeting

Meeting summaries are here
Every Thursday 730PM Net

Contests, Etc.
Nice calendar of events (SFDXA)Broken
List of RAC Awards
ARRL General Contesting Info
ARRL (only) Contest Calendar
UA9QCQ Contest Calenda (monthly)
Yearly Calendar of VHF Contests
The dates are based on UTC. A contest that starts
at 0000UTC on Nov 26 actually starts at 8PM EST
on Nov 25.
DX News Ticker
Announced DX Operations

DX Calendar from "DX Maps"
DX World Search for details
Click the image above. Then click the DX line for details
Note: Ignore the month name, it will open to the right one
This month's Contest Coral (zoom in)
VHF/UHF Beacons

Our library of technical books is ready for use! The books are in the new building.

Here's a list of the books available.
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Sunday  07-21 Testing
Special Note: Fred has badges!
Day     Date  Description
3G0YA Easter Island   Til May 6
JW9DSA  Svalbard      Til May 5

A52P    Bhutan        Til May 8
NL7RR/KH9 Wake Island Til May 15
8Q7KR   Maldives    May 19-31
CP7DX   Bolivia     May 11-19
FT4GL   Glorioso    May 24-Jun 19  
C91AHV  Mozambique  Jun 1-15
XU7GNY  Cambodia    May 1-12
ARRL Field Day Link

ARRL Field Day is June 22 and 23.
This is the big event for US hams.
We are operating from the club station.

We are working on a full report.

Contacts: 756
      CW: 181
     SSB: 555
     Dig:  20
Sections:  78 of 85
States  :  50 of 50
Provinces:  8 of 14

Bands: 40, 20, 15, 10, 6

Total operating points: 957

Number of operators: 16
Preparing for a Hurricane: FEMA
Tropical Tid bits

US Navy
National Hurricane Center
Spaghetti Models

View an active display of the wind patterns
The Ultimate Guide to Hurricane Preparedness
Hurricane Web Sites
Broward County Hurricane Site
Realtime map of lightning strikes

National Hurricane Center
The  13 Colonies Special Event (July 1 to 7) is on the air! This is the very cool Independence Week 13 state QSO party.

See WB4EHG's July 3 email and their web site here.

13 Colonies Special Event