Author Archives: Tom Bosscher

IRA Hudsonville Hamfest Cancelled

For the safety of all involved, the decision has been made to cancel the IRA hamfest originally scheduled for June 6 at the Hudsonville fairgrounds. The “roadkill dinner” to be held on Friday, June 5 is cancelled as well.

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WD8BWK John Seidelman, SK

John Seidelman passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 following a long period of declining health. For many years, John was a member of the Holland ARC and was instrumental in encouraging others to obtain their amateur radio licenses and … Continue reading

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Holland ARC Meeting ~ Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Join the fun at the Holland Amateur Radio Club’s monthly general membership meeting Tuesday night, June 9 at 7:00pm.  This meeting will be held on the air on the 147.06 repeater.  As always, you need not be a club member … Continue reading

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Obtain, Upgrade, or Renew your License ~ July 11, 2020

This activity will be held only if requirements can be met for the safety of all involved: On Saturday, July 11, the Holland Amateur Radio Club will be holding licensing exams for anyone wishing to get or upgrade their amateur … Continue reading

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Email List Server for the Holland ARC

The Holland ARC can be found on the groups.io email list server.  If you would like to sign up, please go to: https://k8daa.groups.io/g/k8daa From there you will see “apply for membership” icon. Click on that and follow the instructions and … Continue reading

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Buy? Sell? Swap? ~ Mailing List Subgroup!

The HARC has decided to split out “swap” messages into their own mailing list on groups.io.  A list has been set up so that anyone already subscribed to the main K8DAA group will be able to post by sending a message to … Continue reading

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Shopping on Amazon?

Support us when you shop on Amazon. Go to smile.amazon.com/ch/38-2136386 and Amazon will donate a percentage to Holland Amateur Radio Club.  This adds nothing to the cost of your purchase but benefits the club.  Thanks!

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Holland ARC’s DMR Repeater is on the Air!

If you are interested in DMR, the Holland ARC has put a DMR repeater in service, co-located with the 147.06 and the analog UHF repeater at the Holland Community Hospital. Details: Rptr out 443.8875  Rptr in 448.8875 Color Code is … Continue reading

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2018 Field Day photos and a video link

There is a PDF uploaded that has pictures of the 2018 field day. Holland ARC Field Day 2018 And Zach, KE8BSM has uploaded a great video to Youtube:

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You have a parade? Need communications? We’ve got your back.

Here are 14 of the folks who helped out with the Tulip Time Parade medical communications on Wednesday, May 10, 2017.  When all else fails, there is amateur radio.

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