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Snow Run — Mar 25

March 25 is the club’s one day snow run.  We are going to the Mormon Emigrant Trail out of Pollack Pines.  The original plan for Cherry Lake won’t work due to road closures there from the very wet Winter rains.  … Continue reading

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March 2017 club roster posted

The latest Madhatters club roster has been updated with our new members and latest changes.  The roster is available in both PDF and XLS formats.  Please let me know if you have changes for your entry (address, email, phones, rig … Continue reading

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January 2017 Bylaws Updates Have Been Posted

The new Madhatters bylaws approved at the January club meeting have been posted to the Madhatters web site’s About page.

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Graphics skills needed

I am looking for someone with skills manipulating graphic images.  Please let me (Darrel) know (by commenting here or via email) if you have the time, tools, and skills to do this.  I suspect PhotoShop is the best tool for … Continue reading

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Offroad & Overland Amateur Radio Net

Aaron Vogel, W6TDR, has started a ham radio net specifically for 4×4 folks of all interests.  It is a low stress and fun way to get familiar with your ham radio, learn to program a repeater into your radio, practice … Continue reading

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October 2016 club roster posted

The latest Madhatters club roster has been updated with our new members and latest changes.  The roster is available in both PDF and XLS formats.  Please let me know if you have changes for your entry (address, email, phones, rig … Continue reading

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April 2016 club roster posted

The latest Madhatters club roster has been updated with our new members and latest changes.  The roster is available in both PDF and XLS formats.  Please let me know if you have changes for your entry (address, email, phones, rig … Continue reading

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HAM CRAM radio class and license testing in Livermore on March 26

Amateur Radio Technician License Training Class The Livermore Amateur Radio Klub (LARK) is giving a one day cram-style class for the HAM radio beginner’s license on March 26.  The class is in Livermore and at the end they give the … Continue reading

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Snow Run — Mar 12

This weekend is the club’s one day snow run.  We are going to the Mormon Emigrant Trail.  The club will meet at the Manteca Wendy’s parking lot (Hwy 99 and Hwy 120) on Saturday morning.  We will leave Wendy’s at … Continue reading

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Thorough ham training and exams in 2016

Mount Diablo Amateur Radio Club (MDARC) is now taking sign-ups for all 2016 ham radio license training.  All training sessions, seminars, and exams are in Concord, CA on Thursday evenings for 2 hours except for the first class and exams … Continue reading

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