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 August 23rd Meeting to Feature Jamboree on the Air (JOTA) presentation

Join us for a presentation on JOTA, Boy Scout Jamboree on the Air August 23, 2016.   DMRAA Vice-President Brad Boeckmann, ...

DMRAA Events

featuredimage DMRAA to host JOTA

The DMRAA will be hosting the annual Jamboree on the Air station this year.  This year the date is October ...

VE Testing

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

Des Moines         1:00 pm 2016 Dates September 18, 2016 November 20, 2016 Registration starts at 12:30 PM (no admittance after 1pm) Location:  Johnstone ...


DMRAA Repeater Talk now posted on Website

The July DMRAA meeting featured a presentation by Tom, NØVPR on Repeaters and Linking.  The repeater portion of the PowerPoint presentation is now available on this website. It is available on the repeater page DMRAA.com/repeaters or you may click here DMRAA Repeater Talk for the presentation.  This information is quite useful when trying to understand local […]

Story County Fox Hunt, August 14th

Preceding the Sunday, August 14th Story County Amateur Radio Club Pot Luck, the club is also hosting another Fox Hunt, or hidden transmitter hunt, at 2:00 pm in Ames, Iowa. We request all interested hunters assemble in the parking lot at Moore Memorial Park, 3050 Northridge Pkwy, Ames IA 50010, west of Stange Road and the Somerset neighborhood. This location will work […]

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