Phil, N2EDX Demonstrates Satellite QSOs

Phil, N2EDX, demonstrates satellite communication at Sandy Hook on a very chilly Sunday morning in late September.  Several contacts were made and good demonstration showed the ability to communicate with a satellite using some very modest equipment.

Propagator Back Issues

The Propagator back issues are online at the Propagator link.  Thanks to Bob, W2OD, who had them stored digitally, they have all been uploaded to the GSARA site.  Each can be viewed online in .pdf format or downloaded, if you wish.  The page will take some time to propagate (no pun intended) since they are .pdf files that are actually showing and not just links.  Let your cache fill up.  Thank you to Bob for providing the files and this archive will remain a permanent part of the website.

GSARA Nets and Repeater Info

W2GSA Repeater 147.045 + tone 67.0 hz
Echolink Node 562568
APRS Digipeater and Igate W2GSA-10 144.390
Winlink RMS Winmor Station W2GSA-5 40 meters 7.089 mhz

RACES / ARES 1st and 3rd Monday 8PM
GSARA Net Tuesday 8:30PM all welcome
QCWA Net Tuesday 9PM all welcome

GSARA has a Twitter account!

GSARA now has a Twitter account.  Our ‘handle’ in Twitter-ease is @W2GSA_GSARA.  Go to this link and ‘Follow’ the club for news, updates and instant communication directly to your cell phone.  Many thanks to Mike, W2MJP for setting up the account and sending us all the news that’s fit to transmit by cyberspace!

Application Form


Become a member of the GSARA today!  You will have all the privileges of membership including access to the shack, programs and voting rights.  Join today!

Are you a young person interested in the amazing hobby of ham radio?  This link should be your first stop to get an idea of the exciting world you can be a part of!

How do you know how to buy your first radio?  There are so many choices and so many questions.  Here is a good place to start.

Now that you have your station up and running, how about getting involved in a contest?  There are so many contests and any one will improve your skills no matter if you are a beginner or a seasoned contester.  Use this link to get started, grab your coffee, and get on the air!

Where we are

GSARA is housed at the Red Cross Building on the corner of Shafto and West Park in Tinton Falls, NJ.  Use this link for a mapquest map.

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