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Hamvention May 18th to 20th

Jan 29th, 2018 | By | Category: Hamfests, Swap Meets & Classes

Hamvention May 18th to 20th Xenia, OH  Greene County Fairgrounds



3900 Club Hamboree, May 12th

Jan 29th, 2018 | By | Category: Hamfests, Swap Meets & Classes

When: May 12, 2018 Doors open to public @ 8 AM to 1 PM Doors open for vendor setup 3-9PM Friday & 06:30 AM Saturday Doors open for pre-reg attendees Saturday at 07:30 AM Admittance $7 (14 or younger no charge) and includes 1 raffle ticket Table Cost: $10 per table $15 at door. Tailgate […]



Heartland Hams Hamfest, April 29th

Jan 29th, 2018 | By | Category: Hamfests, Swap Meets & Classes

Heartland Hams Hamfest, April 29th, 2018 8:00AM Glenwood, IA  American Legion Hall  



Solar Power is Topic for March 27th Meeting

Jan 25th, 2018 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

Join us March 27th for a presentation by PowerFilm a solar manufacturing company located in Ames.  PowerFilm has been very helpful to Polk County ARES in providing a solar panel for the new ARES trailer.  This panel fully maintains the batter system in the trailer.  An inovator in flexible solar panels their discussion will be […]



General Class Fast Approaching, Febuary 1st

Jan 17th, 2018 | By | Category: Alerts

Amateur Radio General License Class Offered by the Des Moines Radio Amateurs Association This class will prepare you to take the FCC General License Exam. The Thursday evening classes will conclude with ARRL, VE examiners administering the General Exam.   What:   Amateur Radio General License Class When: Thursday evenings February 1, through March 22, […]



SKYWARN Spotter Training February 27th

Dec 14th, 2017 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

SKYWARN Spotter Training The National Weather Service will conduct their annual Spotter training at the February 27th meeting. All amateurs are invited and encouraged to attend. General Public is also welcome. Please join us. 7:00 PM Recital Hall, 3rd floor Plymouth Congregational Church 42nd & Ingersoll  Des Moines, IA  



DMRAA Christmas Party Good Eats!

Dec 13th, 2017 | By | Category: Alerts

The tradition of great food and much fellowship continued at the annual DMRAA Christmas party.  Thanks to Dennis, KAØDOS and his wife Sandy the room was festive and the ham was tasty. President Bruce Brumm, KCØZMT spoke about the accomplishments of the club and recognized the DMRAA board and others that have made the club […]



4/21/2018 DMRAA Hamfest

Dec 5th, 2017 | By | Category: DMRAA Events, Hamfests, Swap Meets & Classes

The 2018 DMRAA Hamfest will be held on Saturday, April 21nd, from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Elwell Family Center located on the Iowa State Fairgrounds. VE Testing will be held at the Elwell Center, with registration starting at 9:00 am and testing beginning at 9:30 am. More information is available under the […]



Multi-Mode Digital Voice Modem January 23rd Meeting Topic

Nov 27th, 2017 | By | Category: DMRAA Meetings

With the development and arrival of the Multi-Mode Digital Voice Modem software we now have the ability to choose from four modes within one repeater. Ray, WØRAY will show this capability in a repeater system that operates with D-Star, DMR, P25, Yaesu System Fusion. Join us, 7:00 PM  January 23rd, 2018 Waveland Room (2nd floor) […]



DARC Hamfest November 3rd

Nov 20th, 2017 | By | Category: Uncategorized

DARC Hamfest November 3rd, 2018  8:00AM Davenport, IA  Knights of Columbus Hall  1111 W. 35th Street