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   Pottstown Area Amateur Radio Club

 Home of the K3ZMC Repeater on 147.21 MHz with a PL of 131.8


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The Pottstown Area Amateur Radio Club (PAARC) is an ARRL affiliated,  amateur radio club that sponsors many types of activities.PAARC operates 4 FM repeaters, APRS Digi, and a IRLP Node.  

Anyone is welcome, and encouraged to attend our meetings as you do NOT need to be a radio amateur to participate.



Congratulations to PAARC's own Reg N3KAS for receiving the Eastern PA Section first ARRL Service to Scouting Award for lifetime of service including founding member of the SPARK lodge and K3BSA.  Please see the following web site for more details:

Club Meeting

       The next club meeting is scheduled for June 4th at LGS.  The topic is TBD.

       We need help! We need volunteers for   Repeater maintenance- Need able body people to help with repeater shack repair. Must be able to walk and work on uneven(rocky) surfaces. Please contact Bill (w3frb)  at if you want to help out

        Thanks to Ron N0XOH for donating the winning Baofeng uv-5r, we have another Raffle.

The primary purpose of these meetings is to get together with our fellow amateurs, friends and families in order to enjoy conversation and snacks. There are usually monthly presentations covering various topics including everything from Amateur radio to star gazing and automated pie making machinery.
Directions are located here

Recent Contests

June VHF - Begins 1800 UTC Saturday, runs through 0259 UTC Monday (June 13-15, 2015)

ARRL Field Day is June 27-28, 2015

If all the above sounds like fun, why not join   Click here to open up page for membership form.

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