the club has a new  repeater / remote base.
448.400mHz  (-) 100hz tone.
linked to 52.525 mHz 6 meters
if you hear DX stations, you might want to have a QSO and see where they are !
Got a UHF radio? try in out, put it in a memory,,

     Pocatello AmateurClub  (PARC)
                                                                                        Pocatello, Idaho



Pocatello Amateur Radio Club, ham radio, Idaho Ham Radio Repeaters, Idaho amateur radio exams, ham radio exams, Idaho Amateur Radio, ham radio Idaho, ARRL ,
If you need information about Ham Radio  or our club, contact any Board Member.
see the "Station Index"  member roster below.
Brad Maxwell N7FLM Vice President
Willis Whatley WA5VRL Board Member
Dave Turnmire N7TZK Secretary/Treasure
Craig Evans K4TCO President
Dick Thomas WA7VKE Board Member
Leandro Diaz K7LDD Recording Secretary
John Wilson KIP Board Member

The Pocatello Amateur Radio Club attempts to present timely programs that are intended to broaden the knowledge of our hobby to both those seasoned hams as well as newer hams
bring you questions, 
bring your comments, 
bring your experiences and knowledge.
See you at a meeting.

Our meetings: 

Second Thursday of every months
7pm, ISU, T&T building
see below (news section) for program details

How to find our meeting

PARC Two Meter NET
Sunday nights  8 pm local


  What is Ham Radio,  it's "way" better than CB  or stamp collecting,  HR can be a  Hi Tech Hobby
  How to become a Ham, where to get help
  Where to take a TEST in SE Idaho
  Other Ham Clubs around Pocatello
    Straight Talk - for  new and old hams
  crazy talk by the webmaster that you may or not
  agree with.  And it's Not necessarily politically correct.
  NEW Hams, Must watch video. Ask Dave #12
  PARC - community service
  ARRL membership/renewal Link
  Want to join our Club? 
  PARC is an equal opportunity employer

 PARC , PO Box 2722, Pocatello, Idaho 83206



Next test, 14 Sept 2024
more details : click here
Click for Club Contact INFO

PARC Picture Gallery

But Not So Cold

For Sale by owner
save some  bucks, take a look

Repeaters in Pocatello
147.06+ 100HzPL
147.36+ 100HzPL
146.82 - 100HzPL
442.1 + 100HzPL
448.4 -  100HzPL

See this link for more details, and
digipeater info  LINK

internet Links of interest
PARC - History & Bylaws




In the area just below, you will find the latest news
and information  from PARC, it is updated often..
Most information won't last more that a month
There is no COLD information below, .

Here's a picture of the 6 meter whip,
using the roof as a ground plane..

click the pictures to make it bigger !!

seen here from a distance

 new  repeater / remote base.
448.400mHz  (-) 100hz tone.
linked to 52.525 mHz 6 meters FM
if you hear DX stations, you might want to have a QSO and see where they are !
Got'a UHF radio? try in out, put it in a memory,,

ALSO fyi  PL freq on 442.1 was changed to 100hz
you will need to reprogram your radios






15 Annual
Tailgate Swap Meet  

Mini-Cassia Amateur radio Club
Buy - Sell - Trade - Give a way
Saturday, August 17, 2024
9 am  to  1 pm

Talkin 147.00 Harrison, or 52 simplex
Location:  Minidoka County Fairgrounds
085 East Baseline Road  Highway 25
Rupert Idaho


  Callsign look ups:
Need to find out where someone lives, sending a QSL card ?


 **The University of Arkansas ham lookup
  DX SPOTS & more
 *DX Sherlock Maps - current band conditions 10 6 & 2  meter  
          *DX Summit -  SPOTS
          *DX Watch -  SPOTS
YOUR Propagation use the Reverse Beacon Network                  
              this link shows W1AW, to change to your call , just above the list
              see "search spots by callsign" , then to see the map display,,
              on the right top side of the page , click "options" show/hide go down
              just a bit and click show map. Why does this need to be so complex
  These ARRL newsletters are update often !
click the link, pick the latest edition at the top of the list 
  ARRL NEWS  General Ham News.  
  ARRL Contest Newsletter  
  ARRL   ARES  E-Letter
if your main interest is emergency communications
you should check into
  PV-ARES web.
  ARRL "The Doctors in"       The Dr's in Audio podcasts, worth checking out,  a new topic is covered
every 2 weeks,  this link takes you to the topic index 
  Want to find out what's coming in the next few weeks, check here



like Hats, T-shirts, Jackets, etc, available from

Old Town Embroidery, call 234-2679

Anderson Power Poles are available from our club treasure

Here's a video link about the Power Pole connectors   LINK
you do not need a crimper,  several club members will loan theirs
to you or crimp the cables for you at a club meeting
The Club has purchased a quantity of these Anderson Power Pole's. They are available at the meeting for $1.25  a set for the 15, 30 amp varieties & $2.25 for the 45amp units. contact the treasure at the meetings.


To all new hams
We encourage you to at least join the ARRL for one year, 
give it a try,
you will  receive QST magazine which will exposed you to many facets of our hobby. You also get 3 other ARRL  publications on-line.

After a year, If its just not your thing, drop out.
Its simple, but give it a try.

ARRL membership/renewal Link 



Safety is No Accident
Think before you act !
Be Careful, we want you alive !
Here's some surprising  facts about  

make sure you have operating smoke detectors
                               preferably at least one on each floor of your home .
                    More is Better !!

                  THESE DEVICES SAVE LIVES !

   The PARC home page is always under construction, its up-to-date, so     check back often for  News and HAM activities effecting our members      and the hams in Southeast Idaho .    The webmaster makes no promises as to spelling and grammar  !! 

This test Pattern has circles, not ovals, if you see ovals, chances are your windows settings are incorrect for your monitor.

PLUS: if you have a gas furnace , hot water heater,
fireplace insert, anything that uses combustion
you need a CO detector

Pocatello Amateur Radio Club, Pocatello Idaho USA
if you have ideas, corrections, anything to make this web
or our club
better ,  email me-  k0ip((at))
here's a link to the webmasters "Ham History" web