The Road Show Amateur Radio Club



The next regular club meeting will be Tuesday, 10/28/2014 @ 7:00 pm at the

Skyland Fire Department 


Swapfest and Wiley E. Fox hunt!


The swapfest will return on Saturday, November 1, 8 am-ish, at Janitizio's in Hendersonville.

(Weather permitting - check 147.105 that morning to see if it's still on)

Transmitter hunt around 10 am.


Special Event Station at the NC Mountain State Fair!

For a QSL card, please enclose an SASE.

For a certificate, please send large envelope with 2 units of postage ($.98) and $5.

QSL/Certificate address: 57 Echo Lake Drive, Fairview NC 28730

JJ WA4KNI is coordinating an estate sale of a Silent Key.

Email Philip, N4HF(at)ARRL.NET and he'll send you a PDF listing of the items.

For more info about an item or to purchase, contact JJ at 828 674 9168

or K9JJ(at)

Please do not contact JJ on the air about these items!

Technician License Course: Begins September 18, every Thursday for 7 weeks from 630pm - 9pm.

General License Course: Begins November 6, every Thursday for 7 weeks from 630pm - 9pm.

Cost for each course is $60 (fee includes textbook, exam fee, and cost of instructional materials) and takes place at the Skyland Fire Department.

The last night of each course is exam night.

Contact Bill,  828 551 3779, for more info and to register.



Looking for information to setup your D-STAR radio?

Check out this site KJ4JAL.COM



We are new so funds are low! Feel free to make a donation.


Announce Events & News


The Time has come for you to " SWAP your JUNK to My TRUNK" Yes, that bunch of newbies are at it again  - The Road Show Amateur Radio Club! We think Ham Radio Should Be Fun! Info


District ARES meeting

Western Branch Fall Meeting - Morganton, NC
WPCC Higher Ed. Center, Room HEC 163
2128 S. Sterling St, Morganton

Meeting Date: October 25, 2014 - Time 9:00 AM12:30 PM

Contact: Paul Robinette - KD4OZI@ARRL.NET

N.C. Western Branch: http://www.KD4OZI.ORG

The Road Show Amateur Radio Club is having a fundraiser for the

2015 Mountain State Fair demonstration and special event station ! 

We are raffling an Elecraft K3 100-Watt  High Performance All-Mode Transceiver.

ONLY 600 Tickets  at $10 each will be sold! To obtain your winning ticket, contact:

W4PH, Howard Hazelrigg 38 Stockwood Ext. Asheville, NC 28803

This raffle is a fundraising event. Tickets will be entered into a prize drawing to be held on or before September 15th, 2015, or when 600 tickets have been sold. Individuals may purchase as many tickets as they wish; however, only 600 tickets will be sold. Participants must be 18 years or older. Road Show ARC members are eligible to participate. The Road Show Amateur Radio Club, Inc., will at its sole discretion determine the date, place, and time of the one and only prize drawing. Participants need not be present to win. The cost to purchase a single entry ("Ticket") for the Raffle is $10 (U.S. Funds only). The winner is responsible for all applicable federal, state, and local taxes, and delivery costs.  Winnings are not redeemable for cash. The Road Show ARC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit.


And the winner of the Elecraft K3-100 raffle is.....

As of October 15, we have approximately 88 tickets left to sell

(the winning ticket hasn't been drawn keep checking back :-) )


Membership application are available online HERE. Just print it, Fill it out, and mail it in with your dues ($20.00). Address is on the form.

 Also, We have a Yahoo Group setup Please join and add to or start a discussion.


Welcome to our website! We are a newly formed club from a group of longtime friends. We have two informal nets daily. They start around 0700 and 1630 local time on the 147.105 repeater. Come join us. The first 5 minutes you are a guest, after that you are family and fair game! You can also join us via Echolink via KE4VXC.

It is renewal time for the website.
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