SMCC Amateur Radio Club - K9ONA


The Six Meter Club of Chicago(SMCC) promotes interest in the Amateur Radio Service by fostering activity on all radio bands(HF, VHF, and UHF), provides emergency communications, community radio services, and technical assistance related to radio and its use in communications.

Club Activities: Meetings, Programs, Hamfest, Field Day, Contests, and VE Testing

Autism walkaton; communicators needed at Hinsdale HS, 55th & Grant St; Hindsdale, Illinois 8AM; walk begins at 9am April 27, 2014 this an anticipated date

Run for the Roses - May 17, 2014(anticipated date) communicators needed; talk to Karl WA9CCQ

Special Events:

Field Day June 28 & 29, 2014 at the Hinsdale HS track field house, refer to the Halo for additional information.

W6Q Route 66 on September 13, 2014

The 57th hamfest for June 15, 2014; thanks to all for making our hamfest a success.

Hamfest 2014 Flyer, take a look here

6meter round table: get on the air, Tuesday 8pm - 50.130Mhz

Club Net Tuesday 9pm - 146.97Mhz, (146.37 input with 107.2 pl)

Slow Scan TV(SSTV): Thursday 7pm - 146.97Mhz rptr; using EasyPal software

April Halo Newsletter

SMCC Paid Up Members 2014

Next Club Meeting: April 11, 2014; 7PM - St John's Lutheran Church at Brainnard and 47th street, LaGrange, Illinois

Program: our program for April will be about rechargeable batteries by Charlie Echert from Battery Giant of Downers Grove

Board Meeting: May 23, 2014


Next VE test session: April 25, 2014 for more info, listen to our tuesday night 9pm 2meter Net

Ham radio is a multifaceted hobby for all.

To peak your interest in radio communications:

Chasing the birds(Satellites in the sky); all the info you ever wanted.

visit:   The Antique Radio Club of Illinois(ARCI) website

Club pictures(members and guests)

Jerry WB9GTO along with Bill KC9KLA get scouting into Amateur Radio

Last update of this page: 04/11/2014

Email to Bob, AK9Y all messages, pertinent club information or website improvements.

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