Stuart, Florida Ham Radio Club 

Next Meeting
Please check out Events Calendar for our next meeting date and time. Our regular meeting place is 1895 SE Flying Fortress Lane, Stuart, FL 34996. Map here

Got Questions?  Drop us an email:  info@mcaraweb.com

What is Ham radio? Amateur radio operator Chris Tate, KJ4UBL explains in this 30 second audio recording on our Learning Resources page.




Caroline Nolan (age 12) at ARRL Field Day 2012

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What's Happening
Hurricane Irma

Amateur radio operators from Martin County Amateur Radio Association and Martin County ARES/RACES were activated and deployed to shelters and hospitals throughout the county supporting emergency communications for the duration of Irma's visit here.  Deployment began at 0800 on Saturday, September 9th, and continued until Monday afternoon.

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A very special thanks goes out to all those who deployed, their families, and all those who supported the deployment of the thousands of volunteers throughout Florida!   
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Florida's Partial Solar Eclipse
The moon, and the clouds pass in front of the sun on Monday afternoon, August 21st in Stuart, during the Solar Eclipse QSO Party.  Amateur Radio Operators all over the county are assisting the scientific community in gathering data for propagation research.  More Info.

    Field Day 2017


MCARA/MCARES members began Field Day preparations on Friday by erecting 8 antennas and two towers, and setting up four radio stations.  Then, on Saturday morning, Tom K4TMA fired up the BBQ!  And the weekend just kept getting better from there!

The weather was perfect, the radios worked flawlessly, the food was fantastic, and we even made some new friends!  We really didn't want to break it all down on Sunday!


K4ZK Field Day SiteAerial by Mike K4MNJ

Thanks to all who contributed to make possible another great Field Day event!
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Signup for Classes to get your NOAA SKYWARN Spotter training and Martin County SKYWARN spotter number -- Look on the events calendar or Contact Us to find out when the next class at Martin County Emergency Operations Center, 800 SE Monterey Road, Stuart is scheduled.

If you would like to get your ham radio license or upgrade, please contact us and we will quickly put you in touch with a local ham to guide you.


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Upcoming events

25 Sep 2017 20:00 • 147.060 Repeater +600 Offset 107.2 Hz Tone
28 Sep 2017 19:00 • 1895 SE Flying Fortress Lane, Stuart, FL 34996
02 Oct 2017 20:00 • 145.150 Repeater -600 Offset 107.2 Hz Tone
05 Oct 2017 17:30 • Southern Pig & Cattle Co., 2583 SE Federal Hwy, Stuart, FL 34994
09 Oct 2017 20:00 • 145.150 Repeater -600 Offset 107.2 Hz Tone
12 Oct 2017 19:00 • 800 SE Monterey Road, Stuart, FL 34994

Recent News posts

20 Aug 2017 11:06 • Steve Sprayberry
08 Aug 2017 09:04 • Steve Sprayberry
04 May 2017 10:19 • Steve Sprayberry

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