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Welcome

D*Star Net every Wednesday @ 20.00 EDT on 442.225 MHz : “W1SCC B” / REF037A
KPARC Net every Wednesday @ 19.30 EDT on 145.450 MHz: “W4KPR”
HF Net Thursdays @ 09.00 to 09.45 on 14.282 MHz

The Kings Point Amateur Radio Club brings together all levels of ham radio operators from newcomers & veterans to share in the enjoyment of ham radio and provide the area with emergency communications in time of need. KPARC supports Hillsborough ARES/RACES, CERT, NWS, & local organizations.

Do you have in interest in Ham Radio but not yet licensed and want to know more. Stop by the club to chat with us.  We hold regular classes and conduct exam sessions.  Are you already a licensed ham and new to the area, stop by the club a chat with us about joining.  We are an active group of hams!

 


Disaster Planning
Disaster Radio Service Program

 the Kings point amateur radio club is sponsoring this community-wide emergency assistance program.
 Please keep an eye out for presentations that will be offered to your community association meetings.
Click here for more information.


Getting your Amateur Radio License

KPARC offers monthly FCC exam sessions to get you started in the world of Amateur Radio. 
For more information on our exam sessions and learning resources please visit our “Becoming a Ham” pages


Latest Club News

Small Magnetic Loop Antenna Calculator ver. 1.23

Anyone interested in magnetic loop antenna design/fabrication? If not, no need to read further…. Magnetic loop antennas are becoming increasingly popular […]

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Emergency Power Switchover Test Exercise

On Saturday, August 8, 2019, members of the club gathered to go through the procedures developed to restore communications capabilities in […]

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New software for DV4 Mini

Mike/KG4TGP discovered new software for the DV4 Mini at: http://xreflector.net/Download/DV4mini/inhalt.html This includes new software for Windows and Linux. You probably won’t […]

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51st HF Net

Just a note for the KPARC.  This past Thursday July 11,2019 marked the 51st HF Net I held for the Kings […]

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Beverly A HIBBARD KI4TYZ (SK)

Beverly was a retired teacher who moved from Michigan to sunny Florida in 1994. She met and married former member Bob […]

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Latest Weather News

Post-Tropical Cyclone Sam Forecast Discussion Number 51

780 WTNT43 KNHC 050838 TCDAT3 Post-Tropical Cyclone Sam Discussion Number 51 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL182021 900 AM GMT […]

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Post-Tropical Cyclone Sam Public Advisory Number 51

000 WTNT33 KNHC 050834 TCPAT3 BULLETIN Post-Tropical Cyclone Sam Advisory Number 51 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL182021 900 AM […]

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