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Rocky Mountain VHF+ Activities
Monday 7 PM local Colorado Front Range ARES SSB Net 144.220 MHz USB
Monday 8 PM local Rocky Mountain VHF+ Net 144.220 MHz USB
Tuesday 8 PM local 1.35 M Activity Night 222.1 MHz USB
Wednesday 8 PM local 70 cm Activity Night 432.1 MHz USB
Thursday 8 PM local 23 cm Activity Night 1296.1 MHz USB
Friday 8 PM local 33 cm Activity Night 902.1 MHz USB
Saturday 8 PM local 13 cm Activity Night 2304.1 MHz USB
Sunday 8 PM local 3 cm Activity Night 10,368.1 MHz USB

Beam Spinners VHF USB Activity Monday Thru Saturday 144.200 8 am Mountain time

Check out the latest From the Wyoming Swap Shop! http://www.n0ara.org/wss.htm

Coming Soon!! HamCon Colorado 2020 Rocky Mountain Division Convention August 7 – 9 2020 at CU Denver South – 10035 S Peoria St. – Parker, CO – Learn more Download the flyer
http://www.n0ara.org/HamCon_flyer.pdf

Area Ham Fest and Event Information

Rocky Mountain Ham Radio University

03/21/2020
Cherry Creek Public Schools
Educational Support Facility
4700 South Yosemite Street
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
Contact: RF Coverage Planning How to plan VHF, UHF and microwave coverage. Predicting the coverage of your permanent or portable repeater. Planning an event, understanding the scope of the event, ensuring adequate coverage for the event with fixed and portable repeaters, terrain and coverage modeling tools, including point-to-point microwave for IP. Class starts at 08:30 to Register Go to http://www.rmham.org/

All Levels VE Exam Session 9 AM

03/28/2020
CCYARC & RMHR at the Instructional Support Facility 5416 S Riviera Way (North East Corner of S. Riviera Way and S Picadilly St) Centennial, CO 80015
Contact: VE Test contact Wayne N0POH 303-699-6335 testing@rmham.org If you will be attending this session please pre-register at https://hamstudy.org/sessions/

Longmont Amateur Radio Club

04/04/2020
Boulder County Fairgrounds in Longmont 8 AM – 2 PM
Table Cost: $15.00 Admission: $5.00

Contact: Contact: John Parsonslarcfest@w0eno.orgFor more information Go to http://w0eno.org/larcfest

Severe Storm Spotter Certification Class

04/09/2020
Aurora Central Library
Large Community Room
14949 E Alameda Parkway
Aurora, CO 80012
Doors Open: 4:30 PM
Class: 5:00-8:30 PM
Contact: For more information contact and RSVP to: planning@arapahoeares.org

Severe Storm Spotter Certification Class

04/15/2020
Deer Trail Fire Department
488 1st Avenue
Deer Trail, CO 80105
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Doors Open: 5:30 PM
Class: 6:00-9:00 PM
Contact: For more information contact and RSVP to: dt-skywarn@arapahoeares.org

All Levels VE Exam Session 9 AM

04/25/2020
CCYARC & RMHR at the Instructional Support Facility 5416 S Riviera Way (North East Corner of S. Riviera Way and S Picadilly St) Centennial, CO 80015
Contact: VE Test contact Wayne N0POH 303-699-6335 testing@rmham.org If you will be attending this session please pre-register at https://hamstudy.org/sessions/

All Levels VE Exam Session 9 AM

05/23/2020
CCYARC & RMHR at the Instructional Support Facility 5416 S Riviera Way (North East Corner of S. Riviera Way and S Picadilly St) Centennial, CO 80015
Contact: VE Test contact Wayne N0POH 303-699-6335 testing@rmham.org If you will be attending this session please pre-register at https://hamstudy.org/sessions/

Buy/Sell/Trade

  • For Sale: – Kenwood 2m HT TH-TK20A w/Charger Manual almost new in the Box $60 obo

ARA Club Property Wayne – N0ARA (file date 02/23/2020)

Phone: 303-699-6335 (Metro)

E-Mail: info@n0ara.org


  • Sell or Trade: – Knightkit TR-108 2m AM transceiver. Redone, realigned, and works quite well (.1uv sensitivity)… this is a rather rare classic… w/original manual. $105
  • Sell or Trade: – MFJ-912 4:1 balun-in-a-box. PL-259 coax input / ceramic terminals 450 ohm“window line” output. BRAND NEW, never used. $55 ($75 new)
  • Sell or Trade: – Knightkit KG-220 30-50 mHz FM [tunable] monitor receiver. Recapped with all GOOD tubes. I used to listen to the 29.62 mHz Boston 10m repeater on this. With manual $68 obo

Tom Dailey – W0EAJ (file date 02/23/2020)

Phone: 720-839-8014 (Metro)

E-Mail: radio@daileyservices.com


  • For Sale: – R-390A Reeiver sold as is – Contact me for detalis & to make offer

John Wilkins – N0AXM (file date 02/21/2020)

Phone: 303-232-9434 (Metro)

E-Mail: peakbagger3@juno.com


  • For Sale: – Astron RS20A 20 amp power supply, good condition except for scratches in finish where gear was stacked; price reduced, now asking $40 cash or PayPal
  • For Sale: – Kenwood TM-231A, 50 watt, 2 meter mobile, just replaced memory battery, with mic but no mounting bracket; price reduced, now asking $75 cash or PayPal

Jim  – WD5BKO (file date 02/17/2020)

Phone: 303-932-0258 (Metro)

E-Mail: wd5bko@arrl.net


  • For Sale: – Drake TR-7, Desk Mic, Hand Mic includes PS-7 Power Supply MN-2700 Tuner Operator & Service Manuals – Make Offer

Wayne Heinen – N0POH (file date 01/18/2020)

Phone: 303-699-6335 (Metro)

E-Mail: n0poh@arrl.net


  • For Sale: – Unused Heil HM-12 Microphone and it’s cable. The cable has a couple of yellow spots where it brushed against a wet oil painting but otherwise, the mic and cable are mint. $50

Mike Carrington – KG0P (file date 12/01/2019)

Phone: 360-529-6583 (Metro)

E-Mail: mike.cajun@gmail.com


  • For Sale: – 23 cm (1296 MHz) fixed or portable station consisting of Yaesu FT-290RII 2 M Transceiver (exciter/receiver), S&G Labs (Bulgarian) 144/1296 Transverter and an OAL 30 W Power Amplifier. Complete with all wiring and cabling, ready for ‘Plug & Play’ with your antenna. $500.00. Pick up only in Parker Hylands, CO or a local hamfest

Dave  – W6OAL (file date 11/18/2019)

Phone: 303-648-1255 (Metro)

E-Mail: W6OAL@aol.com


  • For Sale: – Top Ten Devices DX Doubler DXD SO2R Controller Excellent condition. Never used. Have Icom interface cables (If I can find them). $100.00.
  • For Sale: – Hy-Gain AV-18 Hy-Tower HF all band vertical with MK-160A 160m add on allows automatic switching from 80 to 160 meters. The trap disconnects the 160 meter wire from the Hy-Tower antenna when operating on 80-10 meters and allows the wire and tower to act as a quarter wave inverted-L on 160 meters.. Really new – never unpacked and still in the shipping crate. $700

Larry Lewis – K0RI (file date 11/15/2019)

Phone: 719-495-4899 No calls after 6PM please (Colorado Springs Black Forest)

E-Mail: k0ri@earthlink.net


  • For Sale: – Icom IC-471H, 430-450 Mhz, 75 watt, SSB-FM-CW (multi-mode), $335
  • For Sale: – Cushcraft AV-3 (20-15-10) meter vertical, with tuning control box, $55
  • For Sale: – Communications Electronic Specialties (CES) Model 510SA Smart Patch (Simplex Phone Patch), $35
  • For Sale: – 1000 Feet, RG-58A/U Calcon Foam-AX, $65.00
  • For Sale: – 1000 Feet, RG-58A/U coax, Essex Manufacture, $65.00
  • For Sale: – 500 Foot rolls – #12 Belden Heavy Armored Polythermaleze Antenna Wire, $35.00 ea (2 rolls)
  • For Sale: – 250 Feet #12 Copper-Weld Antenna, New in Box, $35.00
  • For Sale: – 500 feet , Coax RG-8/U, Columbia Super-Flex Foam, Tan in color. NEW $250.00
  • For Sale: – Cushcraft R-7000 HF Vertical, 40-30-20-17-15-12-10 meters, $95.00
  • More Information/pictures available on request

Myron Babcock – KL7YY (file date 10/31/2019)

Phone: 907-347-5330 (Colorado Springs)

E-Mail: kl7yy.radio@gmail.com


  • Wanted: – ICOM IC-751A, need display or a good radio or a parts radio, working or not
  • For Sale: – Cushcraft A3S, 3 element triband beam 10-15-20M, 8 dB gain, 25 dB F/B all on a short 14 foot boom, Great condition, Ready to go! New asking $250
  • For Sale: – 12 element 2M Yagi, not sure of model but looks like KLM or M2 style, I used this for 2M SSB but works entire band . VHF weak signal is HOT, Boom taken apart in 3 sections for easy transport $100
  • For Sale: – Are you looking for boat anchor transmitters or receivers? I have many, what are you looking for? – HT-32A, SX-115 and more..
  • Wanted: – 8875 tubes (as used in Dentron MLA2500)

Dan Magro – W7RF (file date 10/04/2019)

Phone: 970 295-4200 (Ft Collins)

E-Mail: W7RF@radiodan.com


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Wayne N0POH