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The Denver Radio Club, WØTX

Providing Amateur Radio Services for the Denver Area Since 1917.
Denver Colorado, U.S.A.
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We Now Have Maps Showing the Coverage Areas of Our Repeaters

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Our Annual DRC December Holiday Dinner Meeting

will be held on Dec. 16th,

at the Golden Corral buffet restaurant, 3677 So. Santa Fe Drive
(southwest of Hampden/285 & Santa Fe, near the River Point Center).

Socializing and dinner will start at 5 p.m., the special program starts at 6:30 p.m.

Photo of Jet Air Fire Tanker taken by Steve Montalto
Jet Air Fire Tanker Photo by Steve Montalto

Program Presented by Rita Baysinger, NØUEW,
a Public Information Officer for Wildland Fire Operations.

Rita was dispatched to several states for some very large fires this last season.
She will have very interesting photos and lots of information from a different prospective.

Even though many of us live in a urban area,
we may be subject to the dangers of wildland fires and not be aware of it.

This will be a non-technical program, of general interest to all.
Bring the entire family for this worthwhile program.
Do Not Miss It!
Plan Ahead - Mark Your Calendar.

Below is a map showing the Golden Corral location.
Note that there is No Direct Access from Santa Fe Drive.
The parking lot entrance is from S. Natches Ct.

Zoom-In on the map to see the exit from Santa Fe - which is south of the restaurant.

When paying, please mention that you are with the Denver Radio Club group,
and receive the lower group rate price.

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SPECIAL REQUEST regarding Colds and the Flu:
We always like to see every DRC member at every meeting and activity,
but, if you are sick or suspect you may have the Flu, a Cold or other similar ailment ...
Please DO NOT EXPOSE fellow Club members.
This is the time when you should Not Attend the meeting.
Thanks for your understanding.



As every Coloradoan knows, the winter weather can take a sudden change for the worse.
Should that happen the day of our monthly DRC meeting,
listen for meeting status reports on our 145.49 or 448.625 MHz repeaters during the afternoon of the meeting day.


Fact of the Day



now available on-line.

The link below will take you to Bud's (KØHVA, SK) Youtube Playlist,
where you can view all of Bill Rinker's (W6OAV) Packet Radio Class sessions.

These sessions took 10 weeks for Bill to present in 1992, and they are in-depth.

Even though there have been some changes with newer technology, most of the information is still very current and usable.
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Back Issues of The RoundTable Newsletter are now available on this website.

There is now an index to articles.

For more information and access,
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To read the DRC President's Message from our monthly Club Newsletter, "The RoundTable"...
please click on "President's Message", in the left column.

The complete newsletter, in PDF format, is sent by e-mail to Club members each month.

Are you ready to expand your Amateur Radio horizons?

  • Try the DRC 6 Meter Repeater. 
    Receive it on 53.090 Mhz., transmit to it on 52.090 Mhz., using a 107.2 Hz. access tone
  • Experiment with the 1.25 Meter Band using our 220 Repeater. 
    Receive on 224.380 MHz., transmit on 222.780 MHz., using a 100.0 Hz access tone.
  • And, if you have packet capability --
    Our HF-VHF Packet Gateway will let you work the world on packet through the gateway node WØTX-7.
    Try it at 145.05 Mhz on 2 meters or 14.105 Mhz on 20 meters

These repeaters and the packet gateway (2M side) can be used by all hams with Technician class and above licenses.

They are located west of Denver in Lakewood, providing local metropolitan area coverage -
however, they are not wide area repeaters.

And, remember that our wide area repeater on Squaw Mountain, 449.350, is also an EchoLink® station, number 4140.
Call your out of town ham friends, or have them call you by connecting through their local EchoLink® station or their PC.

Please click on our DRC Repeaters the left column... it has photos showing our EchoLink® repeater location.


Ready for your Ham license?    Time to Upgrade?    Need to find a VE Testing Session?

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New WANTED and/or FOR SALE items have been posted.

Check out our Trading Post page.

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For interesting links to other web sites on our Ham Links page, click on "Ham Links", in the left column.

Propagation Information:

The Current Greyline Propagation Map:

To update the above information, click on the "Reload" or "Refresh" button on your web browser.

Thanks to NØNBH, and John Walker for providing these images.


The DRC is an American Radio Relay League Special Services Club

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The Denver Radio Club

Since 1917

We have been Serving Amateur Radio in the Denver area for 97 Continuous Years !


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