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Charles Thorne, N4WKM, (SK), former BARC president,
passed away February 2020 2/20/20

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February 2020 Ham Chatter 2/4/20   1982 HC Archives

Dues due January 1, 2020

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Down East Hamfest, Kinston, 4/ 4


RARSfest - Raleigh, April 11, 2020

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Amateur Radio Exams
April 21, 2020

BARC News   2/12/20

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BARC Meeting Videos by Peter Van Houten, N4PVH

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Club Information

BARC General Information

BARC Meeting & Membership Info

BARC Officials   2020

Contact Information

BARC Dues  1/1/18

BARC Application Form  3/21/11

BARC Constitution  Amended 11/13/2018

BARC Brochure 6/22/07

BARC NCS Format  3/29/10

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BARC Roster


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Pitt County Repeater Association

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The Case for CW by K8SIW


Charles Blvd Location
Next Meeting - March 10, 2020

The Brightleaf Amateur Radio Club will have its next meeting Tuesday, March 10, 2020.  The meeting location is Room 1200 in ECU Greenville Center - 2200 Charles Blvd.  Enter the building on the side closest to Charles Blvd. and Inside here - Go Straight ahead and Room 1200 is at the end on the Left – just ahead of the exit doors. (This building is just North of the State Employees’ Credit Union).
Program by John Johnson, KE4TZN, and others.  They will present a program about DMR, and tell the members what equipment is available on the market.  In addition, Bernie Nobles, WA4MOK, will bring his own dual band DMR/Analog handheld.  John will be giving away a Radioddity GD-73 handheld during the meeting. https://www.radioddity.com/products/radioddity-gd-73a-e  
Club members should go to https://www.radioid.net to get a DMR radio ID number.

Join us for dinner at Sam Jones BBQ at 6:00 PM at 715 West Firetower Road in Winterville prior the the BARC meeting. 
Families and Guest are invited to attend.

Board Meeting - February 25, 2020

The next board meeting will be Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at the Offices of Monday & Monday, (CPA), Suite D, East Victoria Court. All members invited

Club Activities

Emergency Preparedness

BARC Late Information and News

Skywarn Script - Active/Standby Mode 5/18/09

Ham Chatter Newsletter

Hurricane On-line Report Form NHC 

Ham Chatter Newsletter Archives 6/97 to 12/07

Emergency Radio - ARRL

Ham Chatter Newsletter Archives 12/08 to 5/15

Weather & Emergency Preparedness

Pictures/Video of BARC Activities

Preparing for a Tornado-1.pdf  5/5/14 

Club Members Home Pages

NERPC Report


Form ICS-213 - Use if activated 7/19/10

Area Nets

FEMA Independent Study Program - Course

BARC Ham of the Year awards list 12/15/18

Return Questionnaire  to KG4WEZ

Technician Class Training Guides

BARC-ARES 2018 Questionnaire

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SDR Videos - The basics.

BARC Event Checklist - Fill out and email to president @ w4amc.com

Tarheel Antennas Instruction Manuals

Amateur Radio Exams Tuesday, April 21, 2020. 
Exams will be held at
the ECU Greenville Center, Room 1200, 2200 Charles Blvd.  Enter the building on the side closest to Charles Blvd.  Inside go straight ahead and Room 1200 is at the end on the left, just ahead of the exit doors. (This building is just North of the State Employees’ Credit Union).  
Click here for Map.

Click here for details and REQUIREMENTS for paperwork to bring to the session 
or email Gary, KK4GC, at  ve @ w4amc.com. (remove spaces)
Study material at http://www.arrl.org/courses-training

Monday Nights at 8:00 PM on 147.69, or 145.35  Repeater - 131.8 Tone  
Net Control Station Format updated 8/28/13


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