The Mount Diablo Amateur Radio Club (MDARC) was founded in 1946. Today it has a membership of over 300 dedicated hams and is one of the largest amateur radio clubs in California. MDARC's purpose is to encourage innovation in amateur radio, provide public service and educational opportunities, foster good will within our community, and have fun in the process.
MDARCprovides a wide variety of programs and activities for its members. These include hosting and staffingPACIFICON(ARRLPacific Divisionconvention) each October, bringing in great speakers and offering ham radio classes to the public. Our annual picnic, holiday party andradio equipment auctionare all enjoyable events!
MDARC is an ARRL Special Services Club
For more information on D-Star, check out our D-Star page.
Membership in MDARC includes autopatch access to all three MDARC voice repeaters (W6CX). We also maintain an ATV repeater, and support Packet / APS EchoLink, and IRLP. The W6CX D-STAR repeater is operational and connected to our gateway on the Internet.
General Club Meeting
Next club meeting in Santa Clara
October 10th @ 7:00 PM
Please join us in Santa Clara for a discussion with Bart Lee, K6VK and author Mike Adams California Historical Radio Society.
Thank you to Charles Henry, KG6PHZ for spending an evening with us talking about solar power! It was truly 'en-lightening'.