leadimage 2016 DMRAA Field Day in the Books!

    The DMRAA conducted another very successful Field Day.  The weather was typical (hot with a rain event).  A nice group assembled and erected two towers and three guyed masts.  The operating started at 1:00 PM and was in full swing a little later.  We had several visitors and operators.  Initial stats indicate over 1200 contacts.The […]

    Why not join us?

    The general meeting of the DMRAA is held the fourth Tuesday of each month in the Waveland Hall (2nd Floor) of the Plymouth Congregational Church on the corner of 42nd Street and Ingersoll Avenue in Des Moines. The meetings begin at 7 p.m. and last for approximately an hour. The meetings are free and you do not have to be a licensed ham to attend the meetings.

    Meetings of the board and officers are held on the first Tuesday of the month at the Euclid Avenue Hy-Vee meeting room on the second floor, starting at 7 p.m.

    Use the contact page to contact the DMRAA for more information on the club's meetings and events.

DMRAA Meetings

featuredimage Larry, KAØFTO to give Quad-copter Demo for June Meeting

  Join us for the monthly DMRAA meeting, June 28th, 2016.  Larry, KAØFTO will share with us his experiences regarding his ...

DMRAA Events

featuredimage 2016 ARRL Field Day June 25-26

The DMRAA is busy making plans for the 2016 edition of the annual ARRL Field Day.  The location this year ...

VE Testing

featuredimage 2016 Area Testing Sessions for Des Moines, Boone, Ames & Marshalltown

Des Moines         1:00 pm 2016 Dates July 17, 2016 September 18, 2016 November 20, 2016 Registration starts at 12:30 PM (no admittance ...


Go-Box Idea

Any Amateur Radio operator that considers themself well prepared, will keep certain items in their Go-Box ready for the unexpected.  Beyond the usual radios, batteries, antennas and cables, we must remember the other items too.  While shopping at Northern Tool this week an item begged for inclusion in the kit.  For a mere $3.00 was […]

Story County Amateur Radio Club Fox Hunt June 12th, 2016

The Story County Amateur Radio Club is hosting another Foxhunt, or hidden transmitter hunt, at 2:00 pm on Sunday, June 12th in Ames, Iowa. We request all interested hunters assemble in the parking lot west of Hy-Vee Gas, Grand Avenue and Lincoln Way to register with the hunt leader and receive the rules briefing. Hunters may be […]

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