Robertson County Amateur Radio Club
Serving Northern Middle Tennessee and South Central Kentucky


N4RCA


(This page last modified on 06/08/17)


Field Day 2017
June 24-25
New Location
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Welcome to our little spot on the web.  We hope that you find our web site informative and helpful.  It is a work in progress and as they say...."under construction" so please check back often for updates.

Robertson County Amateur Radio Club has been in existence for over four years, founded in June of 2011 to provide an organization that amateur (ham) radio operators in and around Robertson County can gather to share ideas, mentor other hams to advance in the hobby and to assist non-hams interested in becoming an amateur radio operator. Even though the club is now 5+ years old, we are still working hard to make this a viable communications resource to the people of the surrounding area. Please bear with us while we continue to work through this process. 

While we are based in Robertson County Tennessee, just North of Nashville, we support all counties in Northern Middle Tennessee and in South Central Kentucky and invite any licensed amateur radio operator in these areas to join our group and help us to grow.

Club meetings are held on the first Thursday night of each month at NorthCrest Medical Center in Springfield. The meetings are in the board room, see the guard at the main entrance for directions to the room.  The time for the meeting is 7:00pm and everyone is welcome to attend.

Need to send us something in snail mail?  Our address is....


Robertson County Amateur Radio Club
PO Box 909
Springfield, TN  37172-0909


**Announcements**


Our weekly net is on Tuesday nights, immediatly following the Robertson County / Cheatham County
ARES net which meets at 7pm on the 147.345 repeater in Cross Plains. The ARES net is usually concluded by about 7:20pm.

Our meeting location is in the Board Room at NorthCrest Medical Center, 100 Northcrest Drive, Springfield, TN 37172
For those not familar with NorthCrest, it is located just South of Memorial Blvd off of Tom Austin Hwy.
Meeting time is at 7 pm.


Click here for directions and a map from their website. You will have to hit the "back" button in your browser to return to this page.

We would like to thank the Robertson County Senior Center for their hospitality in providing us a meeting and testing location as the club was getting started.



The next meeting will be Thursday night, July 6th and everyone is encouraged to attend.

Our meetings are open to all...hams, non-hams, members and non-members. Come visit with us Thursday night, July 6th at 7pm.

The program for the July meeting will be on
"Software Defined Radios: What they are and how they work"


Looking to obtain your amateur radio license or upgrade your current license class?
Our next scheduled VE Testing Session is on August 5, 2017 at 1pm at the regular meeting location.






Links of Interest

2017 Field Day
2017 Membership Application
RCARC Training Classes RCARC VE Team
2017 Events Calendar
2016 Events Calendar Amateur Links Page JOTA 2011
2013 Events Calendar 2012 Events Calendar





Mobile operation has come a long way since the above photo was taken


We are currently expanding our training program to offer classes for those that wish to obtain their ham radio license or for currently licensed hams that are looking to upgrade.  We have had a successful Technician class in 2013 and will schedule a General class if and when there is enough folks intersted. Watch this site for more details on that as they become available.

RCARC now has our own VE team to administer license exams and we are offering exam sessions on the second Saturday of every other month at NorthCrest Medical Center in Springfield. Test sessions are at 1pm but you might want to get there a few minutes early to get your paperwork done. The VE team is usually there around 12:30 to set up. Check the RCARC VE Team link above for upcoming dates.


    CQ....CQ....CQ....We are seeking you to become the newest member of the Robertson County ARC.    
Membership information can be found by
clicking here
           











Join us on our weekly net Tuesday nights immediately following the ARES net on the 147.345 AF4TZ repeater (PL 114.8)
If you are a club member interested in calling the net please contact
Randy White KJ4TFU - Net Manager at kj4tfu@robertsoncountyarc.org



This site is constantly under construction....please check back often.




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RCARC has a Yahoo Group but it is restricted to Members Only as it's primary function is to disseminate club information to the members.
If you are a member of the club and are not signed up for the Yahoo Group, you may click the link below to request membership to the group.

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