Short Vertical Antennas
CLARA member, Glenn McConkey, W8BVI, has written an article on short vertical HF antennas and how to make them into a phased array. Click here to read more.
NYC Fox 5 news clip on amateur radio operations relating to the attacks of September 11, 2001 in New York City. Copyright is owned by Fox 5 News NY.
PC Component & Recycling
Looking to recycle your computer components? We have discovered that you can recycle those items for free! Click to visit ReconnectPartnership.com to find a location near you, learn more about what items they accept and lots more.
Clark County, Ohio also has its own recycling center. Click to visit 32Trash.org to find out all The Clark County Waste Management District offers residents.
Watch an introduction to amateur radio produced in Quebec, Canada. This 11 minute video covers many topics. We are sure you will enjoy it.
Click here to view in a pop-up window.
Clark County License Exams
Amateur radio license exams will be held on the following dates (new schedule):
- January 26, 2019
- March 23, 2019
- July 20, 2019
- September 21, 2019
- November 16, 2019
All exams are held at the Clark County Public Library, 201 S. Fountain Ave, Springfield, OH 45506.
Registration begins at 11:30 AM. Walk-ins welcome.
Please bring your original license, a copy of your license (if a licensed ham), a valid photo ID and $15.00. It is best to have an FCC FRN, too.
Free Online License Training
Join us on the 27th and 28th of October, 9 AM - 3 PM. The class will be 100% hosted online. We would like to extend the offer for any one who would like to join us via web connection to take the class. Everything is 100% free and completely interactive so you can ask questions and talk directly with the teachers while online. Leading this effort is Jim Wilder, KG8KGB.
Go directly to this website and follow all the steps to register for the class: https://www.virtualrenegade.com/hamtraining/
Visit the event page on Face Book: https://www.facebook.com/events/542453979534722/