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The Muscatine Amateur Radio Club began in 1948 and currently has approximately 25 paid members.


We meet the second Monday evening of each month at 7:00 pm at the Pizza Ranch in Muscatine. It is an open meeting, and all are invited to attend.

OUR MEETINGS are held at:
  Muscatine Pizza Ranch

    106 Ford Avenue                        Everyone is welcome to attend!
 
  Muscatine, IA 52761

OUR REPEATER

  The MARC owns the KCØAQS/R  146.310/.910 repeater located on the  Muscatine Community College campus.

 

 The repeater is an open access machine  for the use by all licensed amateurs. The  repeater requires 192.8 Hz CTCSS tone for access.
 

  We have a weekly On-Air service net every Sunday at 8:30 pm local time. Please check in and meet the local hams.

  We also host the Muscatine County ARES Weekly Net every Sunday at 9:00 pm local time. It is also an open net, and all licensed amateurs are invited to check in.

  The repeater can also be accessed via the KCØAQS-R Echolink node.

MEMBERSHIP

  Club membership dues are only $15.00 per year.

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