Central Illinois Amateur Radio Club

A community of radio enthusiasts that enjoy our hobby together.

 

Monthly Business Meeting is the

Forth Thursday of each month

Our next meeting will be at Tabernacle Baptist Church (650 N. Wyckles Rd.) Please park in the front. We will be in room 120


How we practice our hobby

2 meter Repeater

146.73MHz(-)

PL 123.0

Located on the historic Citizen's building in downtown Decatur.  This is also an Echolink Repeater. Node# 151741(K9HGX-R)

70 cm Repeater

443.80MHz(+)

PL 123.0

At almost 300ft our ".8" repeater has great coverage and is also part of the

Central IL Linked Repeater System.

10 meter Repeater

29.620MHz(+)

PL 103.5

With the interesting properties of 10 meters, this station has been heard as far as South Dakota.

6 meter Repeater

53.230MHz(-)

PL 103.5

A long running project for our club, the operation of this repeater will resume in 2021.

Simplex

146.52MHz

52.525Mhz

Many of our members enjoy the practice of talking radio to radio.

SSB, AM and Digital

HF & MF

160m-10m

Where the hobby started, many of us enjoy the long reaching capabilities of the HF bands

Band Conditions


If you are interesting in finding out more about what we do or what our public activities are please drop us a line, we will be inviting you to our activities that are upcoming