Another successful Hamfest in the books

Thanks to all who attended the 2023 Findlay Radio Club Hamfest. Since this was my first year as manager, it was great to meet all the wonderful vendors and guests. We tried some new things this year, good and bad, but we came away with some ideas for next year.
As our club continues to change and the participants change, I’d like to say we will continue to be the hamfest that’s always the Sunday after Labor Day. Clearly time will tell, but we hope to at least be able to celebrate our 99th and 100th birthday as a radio club. I hope to see you all on September 8th, 2024, and September 7th, 2025.
Carl Navarro, KE8RVH, Hamfest ’23 chairman with a whole lot of help from our Findlay Radio Club members

Amateur Radio License Testing (VE Testing Sessions)

 At the Findlay Radio Club we hold our Amateur Radio Testing Sessions (VE test sessions)
on the second Saturday of the month at 9:00am.

Applicants are encouraged to preregister to participate in an exam session.
Walk-ins are welcome and are encouraged to arrive 30 minutes prior to the exam session
to complete the registration process prior to the beginning of the exam.

To register go to:

For additional information email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
or call: 419-581-7037 to leave a message.

Here is link to a map of the club.
Please ask if you have ANY questions.

Findlay Radio Club License Classes

Classes are now being conducted at the Club on Sunday afternoon beginning at 1 PM. At 2 PM we open the class up to a general discussion period where we talk about whatever questions you might have.That usually runs til about 5, although on some evenings it has been about 7 PM before I have gotten home

We are currently (March 2024) running a Technician Class, and as soon as that is done we will roll right into a General Class and then an Extra Class.

Contact Bill - N8ET- at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   if you have any questions.

American Radio Relay League | Ham Radio Association and Resources

21 April 2024

The American Radio Relay League (ARRL) is the national association for amateur radio, connecting hams around the U.S. with news, information and resources.
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