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Winter Field Day 2021

The Hazel Park Amateur Radio Club is participating in this year’s Winter Field Day. The event runs from 1900Z (2:00 PM EST) on Saturday, January 30 until 1900Z (2:00 PM EST) on Sunday, January 31. It’s quite different in some ways from Field Day in June, but it promises to be a fun and exciting time for all.

HPARC is conducting a live stream via Zoom for the event. Please refer to the slides below. For more general information on Winter Field Day, please click here.






Amateur License Courses – Technician, General, Extra

Technician: Thursdays from January 7th to March 11th, 2021; Time, 7-9 PM Eastern. Instructors: Jerry Begel, W9NPI, Bob Lauer, N8REL, Hugh Boyle, KE8BED.

General: Mondays, from January 11th to April 5th, 2021; 7-9 PM Eastern. Instructors: Wes Plouff, AC8JF, Marv Stasak, N8HZM, John Teagarden, AA8UU.

Extra: Tuesdays, from January 12th to April 20th, 2021; 6-9 PM Eastern. Instructors: Joe Raznik, WB8ADX, Larry Koziel, K8MU, Ken Krause, AD8M.

Students will be assigned a ZOOM room and a password prior to class time. Pre-Registration is necessary!

To register, contact: [email protected]
VE Exams are cancelled do to the COVID-19 pandemic!

Students who has completed the classes will be informed when exams can be administered.

Additional Information: Jerry Begel Education Chairman W9NPI [email protected] or 248-543-2284 or ARRL web site for details.

Interesting HF Nets

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Medium Speed CW Net

Al’s Geezer Net

28.028 MHz 8:00 pm Tuesdays

Metro Detroit Area

Tuesday CW Afterglow Net

443.225 UHF DART ~8:20 PM

The Wolverine Single 80M Phone Sideband Net

3.935 mhz Seven days per week at 2300 UTC

Pre-net group starts 2200 UTC

Topics of interest are discussed, and humor abounds.

Breakfast Club 

3.973 Mhz

2 nets 7 days a week

-Before Breakfast Club 3:00 am – 5:00 am ET

-Breakfast Club 5:00 am – 9:00 am ET

Check in once an hour unless no check-ins during net

Mostly folks east of the Rocky Mountains to the east coast

Can’t Remember Stuff Net

Monday thru Fridays

3.854 MHz 8:30 am ET

Started and run by George WB8TIV

Local to southeast Michigan and Cleveland and Ft Wayne & elsewhere in Michigan

Round table format

Johns & Don’s net

3.654 MHz (Extra Allocation) M-W-F 9:00 pm  ET

w8pdi, n8wna, and me aa8uu

Michigan Upper Peninsula Net

3.921Mhz 5:00 PM ET 7 Days a week and 12:00PM ET on Sunday

DX 60 net

3.880 KHz AM phone only

8:00 AM ET Sundays only

40 Meter Phone Nets

Mid Cars

7.258 MHz 8:30 am ET 7 days a week

Check in, mobiles get priority. Long QSOs move off frequency