Platinum Coast Amateur Radio society

  • Meeting times and location 

    General Meetings are located at the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) facility located at 3201 Dairy Road in Melbourne

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    Second Monday each Month  at 1900 hours with a social starting at 1845.

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  • PCARS club activities 

    PCARS is the sponsor of the yearly Mebourne Hamfest

    PCARS has a fully functional DX Club Shack 

    PCARS also hosts Quarterly Tailgates All amateur radio operators and radio enthusiasts are invited to swap, sell, or purchase ham and electronics gear. All amateur radio and related technical items and gear are welcome. Unless the owner brings a table, usually most of the items are displayed on the trunk or tailgate (or in the trunk) of the owner's vehicle. Admission is free! Location: Melbourne Fire Department Training Center, 1980 Hughes Road, Melbourne, FL. 

    Three Volunteer Examiner teams:  ARRL, W5YI, and Laurel.  The Laurel VE Team offers FREE Amateur Radio Exams