CHRC News

Read the latest Chandler HAM radio Club news and find out what we are up to, and where you can join in on all the fun!

New CHRC Secretary

Debbi – KJ7MIQ has stepped up and volunteered to take over the vacated Secretary position and she was voted in. Thank you Debbie.

CHRC VE Test Session

CHRCs first VE Test Session on Saturday was a huge success. There are eight new Tech hams and one new Tech-General ham. Plus, one upgrade to General, one upgrade to Extra and one upgrade to General-Extra. Congratulations to all twelve and what a great testing day for CHRC!

CHRC Has Mailing Address

Chandler Ham Radio Club opened a PO Box for mail correspondence. Our Club address is: Chandler Ham Radio Club PO Box 8212 Chandler, AZ 85246 One step closer to being an adult bird…..

CHRC Approves Sponsoring VE Team

On Saturday Dec 14th, the CHRC voted to approve sponsorship of a VE Team formed with members of our club. The newly formed team consists of 7 to 8 club members and will be able to provide much needed FCC license test sessions here in the East Valley. First test session is already scheduled for CHRC Approves Sponsoring VE Team

CHRC Hosts 1st Christmas Party

The Chandler Ham Radio Club held it’s 1st Annual Christmas Party on Dec 15th 2019 at Floridino’s in Chandler, AZ. We had a great turn out and no one walked away hungry. Considering the short time we have been a club and the even shorter time to put this together, everything just fell into place. CHRC Hosts 1st Christmas Party

CHRC To Man Booth At SuperFest

The Chandler Ham Radio Club will be manning a booth at the upcoming SuperFest in Mesa, AZ. The event is sponsored by the Superstition Amateur Radio Club and is one of the largest and most attended in the Valley. Stop by and see us. The SuperFest is scheduled for Saturday Dec. 7th, 2019 from 7:30am CHRC To Man Booth At SuperFest

CHRC Is Now ARCA Member

The Chandler Ham Radio Club applied for membership to ARCA and was approved. We are now a member in good standing. We are now affiliated with ARCA, ADAW and ARRL. Good job…we just keep moving forward!

CHRC At COPA-Fest 2019

The Chandler HAM Radio Club made its very first public showing at the COPAFest 2019.   Thank you Maricopa Amateur Radio Club for saving a spot next to you at your event.  We appreciate all you have done to help us get started. Not only was it the Clubs first HAM-Fest, it was also mine (Gary, KI7PBR).  Very nice!!!  I CHRC At COPA-Fest 2019

CHRC Members Elect Club Treasurer!

The CHRC Board has a new member– Byon Garrabrant, N6BG, has been elected in an email vote as the new CHRC Club Treasurer! Byon will be taking over the role from Gary Laatsch, our Club President, who was acting as treasurer until someone else could be elected. The final vote tally was: Yes votes: 24No CHRC Members Elect Club Treasurer!