Encouraging all aspects of Amateur Radio operation, public service and experimentation for scientific improvement of the art.


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For Sale


Working Heathkit 5" model IO-102 with manual $50 obo.

Working Hitachi 5" model V-302F $95 obo.

Contact Pete 425-241-2753 ka7qdb@hotmail.com (2014-01-22)


Variety available. Contact Bruce KG7OI (2013-11-02)

To add or remove "for sale" items, contact the webmaster.

Next Club Meeting

Join us Wednesday December 3rd, 2014 for our annual ice cream social gathering. Friends and family are invited. And we'll elect officers for next year.

Doors open at 7:00 PM, the meeting begins at 7:15. See our Meetings page for location and driving directions.


Last Meeting

On Nov 5th, Jim Horn showed equipment and technical details of Hayrake Navigation system used on Navy planes in the 1950s in the south Pacific.Welcome to visitors Charles Scott KG7CNN and Kendall Zaugg.

Update: Congratulations to Kendall, who passed both Tech and General license exams on Nov 11th.

Email Reflector

Read what's happening on our email reflector at groups.google.com/group/issaquah-arc. Members, guests, anyone interested, please join our group!

Issaquah VHF Beacons

IARC is a major contributor to the Issaquah beacon project, a set of low-power transmitters on 50, 144, 220 and 432 MHz. As of October 2014, the beacon hardware is running on the west side of Tiger Mountain at about 850 feet ASL on 144.299 and 432.301. Read about the original equipment before the move here.


Open to any person, regardless of age, sex, race or religion, who is interested in any aspect of Amateur Radio.

"Regular" membership is for those holding a valid Amateur Radio license issued or recognized by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission; and "Associate" membership is for those who do not hold such an Amateur Radio License.

Membership is free for those under 19 years of age.

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