Welcome to the Pilgrim Amateur Radio Club Website.

     The club was founded in the summer of 1976 by Frank Henrique, WA1LGW (SK) and son Dana WA1KYU. PARC has grown in many ways over 4 decades. We have been active in amateur radio emergency communications, class/test instruction,  maintaining our 2 repeaters in Truro and Harwich and we are a ARRL affiliated club.

Due to the covid-19 virus ALL club meetings are cancelled until further notice. 73 Please stay safe.

 

 

— OFFICERS —

PRESIDENT: Chris Thompson KB1ZAM
VICE PRESIDENT / SECRETARY: Bill Kretschmer N2KNL
TREASURER: Jim Miller WA2UMP
TRUSTEE: Bob Angelelli KC2BDB

 

  LIVE Weather Data – N2KNL Amateur Radio – Harwich, MA

 

   This is a reminder for club members to renew your 2020 membership dues. Any non-members are welcome to join. Quick and easy online renewal, or go to our Membership page.

1. Complete the Application/Renewal Form and click ‘Send’

2. Click the ‘Buy Now’ button to pay for your membership with a secure payment via your credit card or paypal. Enter the total of your membership plus any donation amount.


 

— EVENTS —

The KM1CC Marconi Cape Cod Radio Club Special Event at the Coast Guard Station in Eastham, MA., April 25, 2020 is CANCELLED. KM1CC QRZ Page
ARRL Field Day weekend is Saturday & Sunday, June 27-28, 2020. Here are the ARRL Coronavirus guidelines.. http://www.arrl.org/news/field-day-2020-a-time-to-adapt
The Sangamon Valley (Illinois) Amateur Radio Club posted a video guideline for operating ARRL Field Day 2020..
 

— HAMFESTS —

Near-Fest Deerfield, NH, Fri-Sat, May 1-2, 2020 CANCELLED
Dayton-Xenia Hamvention, Ohio, Fri-Sat-Sun, May 15-17, 2020 CANCELLED
Northeast HamXposition (formerly Boxboro), Marlborough, MA, July 24-26, 2020
POSTPONED UNTIL NOVEMBER 6-8, 2020
Northeast HamXposition Website Link
Rochester, NY Hamfest, Sat, June 6, 2020 CANCELLED

        The following hamfests have not been cancelled so far..

Elmira, NY Hamfest, Sat, September 26, 2020
Deerfield, NH, Fri-Sat, October 16-17, 2020
FARA-Fest, Bourne, MA, T.B.A. Late Oct or early Nov. 2020

ARRL Remotely Administered Amateur Exam Systems Showing Promise

  Facing a growing demand for amateur radio exam sessions in a time of social distancing and stay-at-home orders, sponsors of some Volunteer Examiner (VE) teams have risen to the challenge and are developing systems to remotely proctor test sessions.

www.ARRL.org/news

UPCOMING DX PEDITIONS / IOTA CALENDAR

www.DX-World.net

www.DXNews.com/Calendar

Pilgrim Club Launches New Website (March 7, 2019)

EMA.ARRL.org/Clubs

WA1YFV Repeaters on APRS


Panamax AC Remote Internet Controller Installations at the Truro & Harwich Repeater Sites

Panamax AC Controller Install..

Bill N2KNL, Chris KB1ZAM & Jim WA2UMP
Repeaters controlled via the internet and RF 440 MHz..
 
 

CLUB PHOTOS

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PARC-Photo-1971-Dana-Henrique-WA1KYU_Earle-Chaddock-WA1KZT_Chuck-Oliviera-WN1RCH
Christmas Party December 9, 2003
Club Luncheon at Double Dragon Orleans
Club Luncheon at the Hunan Gourmet Orleans
Jen, Russ K1RTA, Marty N2RBI & Vicki
Bill N2KNL’s Wife Elaine KB1VAJ and Good Friend Russ KB1VAK ( now K1RTA ) taking their Technician Exam Test 2010
2012 Technician Class Grads. Congratulations! All Passed! One of the grads is our PARC President Chris KB1ZAM, third from the left.
ARRL Pilgrim Amateur Repeater Club 35th Anniversary-Dana Henrique WA1KYU & Phil Temples K9HI ARRL Section Manager
New 4-Bay Antenna Installation at the Truro Repeater Site on October 24, 2012
Tuning the Harwich Repeater Duplexers November 4, 2013
Founder PARC Club Member Frank Henrique WA1LGW SK