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WB3DZO Field Day Information

2017 Amateur Radio Field Day will be held from 2pm Saturday, June 24 through 2pm Sunday, June 25 at a private residence not far from Randallstown, Md.  This is our third annual Field Day event.   As usual, we will be … Continue reading

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BRATS Tower Trailer Restored!

A few BRATS volunteers took it upon themselves to restore our 50+ year old 50′ tower trailer to it’s original condition! See the incredible before and after photos below! The BRATS acquired the tower trailer sometime in the 1980’s from Baltimore … Continue reading

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SK WB3LKB

It is with great sadness that we pass along the silent key notice for long-time BRATS member Charlie Schnepf WB3LKB. Charlie retired from WMPT, and was a go-to guy for many years for his expertise in audio, video, and ATV. … Continue reading

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WB3DZO Portable Repeater test success!

N3GXH, K0RYX, and KB3PLX traveled to Easton, MD on a rainy Saturday for a quick proof of concept/trial run of the portable repeater for the upcoming MS150. Using a smaller 30′ pole tower, the group was able to show only … Continue reading

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MS Walk Saturday, May 6, Padonia Park Club

The MS 5k walk will be this Saturday, May 6, at the Padonia Park Club. For more info please click on on our public service form.

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Tour de Cure volunteers needed

AERO is looking for volunteers for the Tour de Cure on Saturday, May 6. Please click here for more info!

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BRATS 2017 Public Service updates

2017 Events April 8 – Hunt Valley – MS 5k Walk May 13 – BRATS Balloon launch June 17-18 – MS 150 Chesapeake Challenge, Easton, MD June 24 – Susan G. Komen Promise Ride, Annapolis, MD October 20-21 – Jamboree … Continue reading

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Amateur Radio Licensing Course

The Montgomery Amateur Radio Club is offering a free amateur radio Technician license class at the Rockville Memorial Library for six Sundays on March 26, April 2, April 9, April 23, April 30, May 7, 2017 from 1:30 PM to … Continue reading

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BRATS 2017 Schedule

2017 Events April – MS 5k Walk; details to follow May 13 – BRATS Balloon launch June 17-18 – MS 150 Chesapeake Challenge, Easton, MD June 24 – Susan G. Komen Promise Ride, Annapolis, MD September – MS Challenge Walk, … Continue reading

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SK W3WWV

It is with the heaviest of hearts that we report on the passing of one of BRATS’ founders, Heru W3WWV. Visiting hours at Singleton’s Funeral Home, Glen Burnie, Tuesday, Oct 25, 3-5 and 7-9 PM. Memorial service Wednesday at 1:00 … Continue reading

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