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!

CHRC is Now an ARRL Member Club

Chandler HAM Radio Club (CHRC) applied for membership to the ARRL in early September of 2019.  We just got news that our application was approved.  As of Sept 15th, 2019, CHRC is officially a member of the ARRL.  Here is a copy of their announcement in the ARRL-AZ Sept 2019 Newsletter. FROM ARRL-AZ NEWSLETTERAffiliated Club CHRC is Now an ARRL Member Club

CHRC Club membership reaches 30 Hams

The Chandler Ham Radio club is growing by leaps and bounds! Since the initial club meeting in July where we had 21 members, the club has grown to 30 members– an amazing increase of nearly 50% in 2 months. Since the July meeting we’ve welcomed Rick Eissinger KR7RIK, Erich Kuntze K9LUF, John Rehak N6HI, David CHRC Club membership reaches 30 Hams

CHRC is Now in ADAW!

The Chandler Ham Radio Club is now listed in the ADAW newsletter as a member club. Wooohoo!! ADAW (Arizona Desert Aire Waves) is a monthly newsletter of amateur radio happenings in Arizona. It covers what is going on among many of the ham clubs in Arizona, including ham fests, club meetings, and license testing sessions. CHRC is Now in ADAW!

CHRC To Be Present at COPA-Fest 2019

The Chandler HAM Radio club will be making its debut appearance at the Maricopa Amateur Radio Association’s annual HAM-Fest, known as COPA-Fest on Oct 26th, 2019. We have managed to pull together a fold up canopy, a couple of tables, some chairs and more important, our club banner.  All though we do not have a lot CHRC To Be Present at COPA-Fest 2019

FCC Grants Vanity CALL Sign for CHRC

Chandler HAM Radio Club

On July 8th, 2019 the FCC approved the CHRC application for a vanity call sign. We were granted our #1 request, N7CHN. Great news for our new amateur radio club in the East Valley!

We Don’t Need No Stinken Badges…

WHAT’S YOUR NAME AGAIN??? Then again, maybe we do. Norm, K7NWF, distributed the first batch of badges to the CHRC members at our June 15th, 2019 breakfast. We are wearing them with pride. Great looking badges, thanks Norm, for handling this. Club members who want to snag one of these spiffy badges for themselves should We Don’t Need No Stinken Badges…