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Volunteers Needed: Ann Arbor Marathon on 03/26/17

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The Ann Arbor marathon is rapidly approaching on March 26, 2017 and at this point we only have nine (9) volunteers and need, at least, ten (10) more. We had about 16 last year and that was OK but this year, we have some participants who can only spend a few hours working. The marathon starts at 7:30 AM on… Read more »

Change in General Meeting Location for March 2017

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Hello ARROW colleagues, I want to get the word out that we will have a new location for the March 8 ARROW General Meeting. Instead of a classroom at Washtenaw Community College, we will be using a classroom at the University of Michigan. The new location is: Rm #2424 Space Research Building University of Michigan 2455 Hayward St Ann Arbor,… Read more »

Dayton Hamvention 2017 Bus Trip

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2017 Early Bird Tickets Now On Sale!!! Please consider joining us for the one-day excursion to the Dayton Hamvention on Saturday, May 20th at the lovely time of 4:00 AM! We will arrive in Dayton at 8:00 AM, depart for Ann Arbor at 5:30 PM, and be home by 8:30 PM or 9:00 PM. Who could ask for more? Breakfast…. Read more »

February 2017 General Meeting

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Date/Time: Wednesday, February 08th at 7:30pm Location: Washtenaw Community College 4800 E Huron River Drive Ann Arbor, MI 48105 Room BE-171 or BE-172 The next General Membership Meeting will be held this Wednesday, February 08th in room BE-172 (or BE-171, whichever is available) on the WCC campus. Doors open at 7pm for eyeball QSOs, with the business meeting starting at… Read more »

ARROW DMR Repeater Info

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We have created a new page called DMR Repeater which is visible on the main website header above. This page has more information about the ARROW DMR Repeater and how to program it. Please see: http://www.w8pgw.org/dmr-repeater

ARROW Holiday Brunch – Sunday, Nov 20

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The Annual ARROW Holiday Brunch is on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at The Quarter Bistro and Tavern, 300 S Maple Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103 from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM.   Cost (with 20% gratuity and 6% sales tax and rounded up to the nearest dollar): Adults and Seniors: $27.00 Children 12 and Under: $12.00 Children 5 and Under: $8.00 Click here… Read more »

November General Meeting

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The November 2016 ARROW general meeting will take place on Wednesday, November 09 at 7:30 PM in or near room BE-172 at Washtenaw Community College. We start gathering for eyeball QSOs at 7:00 PM. The business meeting starts at 7:30 PM. Our ARRL MI Section Manager, Larry Camp, WB8R will be visiting us to talk about the new and upcoming hamfest at the… Read more »

October General Meeting

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The October 2016 ARROW general meeting will take place on Wednesday, October 12 at 7:30 PM in or near room BE-172 at Washtenaw Community College. We start gathering for eyeball QSOs at 7:00 PM. The business meeting starts at 7:30 PM. This month’s presentation topic is Experiments with 9:1 ununs and random wire antennas by Dan Romanchik, KB6NU and Rick Barnich, KA8BMA. All are welcome… Read more »

September General Meeting

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The September ARROW general meeting will take place on Wednesday, September 14 at 7:30 PM in or near room BE-172 at Washtenaw Community College. We start gathering for eyeball QSOs at 7:00 PM. The business meeting starts at 7:30 PM. This month’s presentation topic is Obtaining Homeowners/Condo Board Approval for an Outside Antenna: A Success Story by Gary Ilker, W9CLQ…. Read more »

ARRL Field Day 2016

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The combined ARROW/UofM Field Day will take place, Saturday & Sunday June 25th and 26th on the soccer fields on the North side of the Ann Arbor Airport (intersection of State St. & Ellsworth). Setup begins Friday afternoon around 2pm and operations begin at 2pm Saturday and runs through 2pm Sunday afternoon. Public Are Welcome!!! A “Get On The Air (GOTA)”… Read more »