Bills PlaqueBills Plaque                                                                                                                                       
                                                                Retiring Androscoggin Club President Bill Woodhead n1kat receives
a plaque thanking him for his years of service, and making him a
lifetime member, from new President Tim Bubier wt1a at the clubs
breakfast meeting April 29, 2015
This from Ivan n1oxa,
    Just got a letter from the ARRL Foundation on our Club 
Scholarship, and the $ 1000 winner is:

Theodore M Parker, N1HW of Ripley, Me has been selected.
Congratulations Theodore!!
Click here to see a thank you letter from Charles Bigelow kb3yvs winner of the
k2teo Martin J. Green Sr. memorial scholarship.
Hamradio show podcasts are available at listen and enjoy!! of the Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club

Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club Logo Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club-AARC
PO Box 1, Auburn ME 04212-0001

Repeater: 442.000/447.000MHz no pl-tone on Goff Hill, Auburn,Maine is currently off the air.

The 146.610 repeater (PL 88.5) in Auburn is on air with the System Fusion DR-1X repeater.                     
Special Note: 
There is no courtesy beep, drop the carrier to reset the time-out-timer.

The Androscoggin Club recently purchased the Poland Spring repeater 147.315 with a pl tone of 103.5. The frequency coordination paperwork
has been processed and the controller is being reprogrammed for now we are using a System Fusion DR-1 model.

Please pass along your signal reports on all three of our repeaters to this email
The DSTAR repeater is on the air at 443.3 Mhz. Please try it and let us know how it works out.
The links to the dashboard are or

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Androscoggin ARC Membership Application Form

Andy Club Officers                                                                                                                          
President: Tim Bubier WT1A
Vice President: Cory Golob KU1U
Treasurer: Ivan Lazure N1OXA
Secretary:Dick Knight N1NYW
Trustee: Tim Bubier WT1A
News Letter Editor: Harold Hartley N1LLU

ARRL Maine Section Page
New ARRL Maine Section Page
Next Andy Club Meeting:
The Next Andy Club Meeting will be Wednesday September 2, 2015 at 7 p.m. at the Potvin Room of the St. Marys' Medical Associates Building 99 Campus Avenue. See you there!!.
Expect some discussion about the purchase of the Poland Spring repeater 147.315, it is official, it belongs to this club now!!!!
International Space Station Sightings Click here
Getting your
Amateur Radio License
ARRL Maine State Convention and Andy Hamfest March 25 and 26 2016 



Hamfests and other Events

VE Exams in Maine and New Hampshire

Acorn Archives

Andy Club Calendar September 2015

Andy Club Swap Shop

Call Sign Lookup

Andy Club News Archive
Androscoggin ARES/RACES
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Maine ARES Site:

Community Emergency Response Teams-CERT
and Community Animal Response Team-CART Links
CERT Community Emergency Response Teams-CERT and Community Animal Response Team and CART Links
National Weather Service-Gray
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Weather Spotter's Training
NWS Caribou-CAR
Other Weather Maps and LinksWeather Links
Equipment Manuals
APRS Web Client
Radio Adventures of Maine
Digital Modes
and SSTV
Download page
fldigi Manual

fldigi tutorial video
Radio Frequency Programmer

CMRRC-Radio-Frequencies Effective 12 7 2014.pdf
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Space Weather
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          Ham operators at work during 2015 Trek Across Maine
Pictures from Karsten Moran
                                                                                       Bob n1wjo at 2015 Trek Across Maine                                             Dick n1nyw at ham radio table 2015 Trek Accross Maine
                                                                                          Bob n1wjo securing bike on SAG                                                     Dick n1nyw at Radio Table

Dempsey Challenge 2015

 Sunday Oct 18, 2015 is
the 7th annual Dempsey Challenge in Lewiston Me. I need Hams for Rest
Stops and SAG Vehicles. SAG 's need a mobile Radio and Antenna to locate
in the Van. Rest stops need a mobile Radio in their Vehicle. The SAGS
hours are 7am to about 5pm, while the Rest Stops have various times of
operations. To register go to, click on
"Register Volunteer" Button, scroll down and select "HAM Radio
Operator", than continue to bottom and clip continue. Complete all the
info including to add your call sign . Any questions email Ivan at
n1oxa or call me at 207-577-5152.


Andy Club Meeting
First Wednesday of the Month 7:00pm
Potvin Conference Room at
â-¼ St Mary's Medical Associates Building
99 Campus Avenue, Lewiston, ME -Google Map-
(corner of Route 126 Sabattus Street and Campus Ave. across from Auburn Savings)
GPS: 44.101252N 70.198249W
Google Map Link
Andy Club Breakfast
Last Wednesday of the month 7:30am
Ramada Inn
490 Pleasant Street, Lewiston
GPS: 44.07804N 70.18033W
Google Map Link:
Androscoggin ARES Meeting
Meeting on the air Thursdays 19:00.
Third Wednesday of the Month NEW TIME 1730 EST       
Androscoggin Unified Emergency Management Agency-Emergency Operations Center
Basement of Lewiston Central Fire Station
2 College Street, Lewiston ME
Androscoggin ARES/RACES Application

GPS: 44.098472N 70.214881W
Google Map Link:
Updated: August 28, 2015
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Web Editor: Dick Knight n1nyw webmaster

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