We serve Dauphin County RACES ( Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service) and HEARS ( Hospital Emergency Amateur Radio Service )


Presidents Message for July 2015

Saturday, July 11, 2015

CPRA/CPIN Learning Experience: Come to the WITF/WHP-TV Blue Mountain transmitter site this Saturday, July 11 for a Learning Experience, 9 AM to 1 PM. Tasks to be learned: pulling electrical cable through conduits, hanging CAT5 cable outdoors, installing & testing CAT5 connectors, site tours, and inspection of all transmitters in Building #3. Travel North on Front Street from the RTE 39 intersection about ½ mile. Turn right onto Roberts Valley Road. Follow the road about two miles to the tall towers.

Thursday, September 17, 2015

CPRA/CPIN general meeting at a different venue, the Blue Ridge Country Club, Grill Room, next to the Ryder’s Pub.  The first Regional APRS meeting with Bob Bruninga, WB4APR the founder of APRS. More info to follow. http://www.clubsatcolonialridge.com/#!restaurants/c1trg


Thursday, October 15, 2015

CPRA/CPIN general meeting at the Blue Ridge Country Club, Grill Room. Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, retired, FCC Special Counsel for Enforcement. It is always a pleasure to hear Riley speak. More info to follow.

Gary Blacksmith, WA3CPO