Welcome to W9AB — Michiana Amateur Radio Club!

MARC serves the Michiana area near South Bend, Mishawaka, and Granger in Northern Indiana and Niles and Edwardsburg in Southern Michigan.

Club meetings and events are open to all comers, regardless of membership status.

Upcoming Events

  • The next social meeting will be at 7 PM on August 26, 2016 at the WNIT building in downtown South Bend.

    We will have a presentation via Skype by Gordon West WB6NOA, on Tropospheric Ducting.

  • There will be an Only One Day licensing session on August 27, 2016 from 8 AM to 5 PM at WNIT. Past sessions have had a 92% pass rate!

    Pre-registration is required! Registration is $25 and includes the testing fee and study materials. Contact Ray Dalgliesh, KC9INZ, for registration.

    Please see the flyer and registration form for more information.

  • The Only One Day course will include a testing session open to all comers with no pre-registration required at 3 PM on August 27, 2016 at WNIT.

  • There will be a license exam session at the WNIT building in downtown South Bend on October 22, 2016 from 10:00am to noon.

    Contact Richard Miller, KY9M at 574-259-5325 ky9m1@comcast.net if you are interested or need more information. Walk-ins welcomed. A $14.00 test fee is required.

  • The next board meeting will be September 7, 2016 at the Francis Branch of the St. Joseph County Public Library at 6:30 PM.

  • News

    2016-07-29 Club picnic The monthly meeting for the month of July was our club picnic!, held at Clay Township Park on Laurel Rd.

    2016-01-06 2016 Officers The Board of Directors has elected officers for 2016:

    • Bob Irish, W9RCI — President
    • Carol Leedy, AC9KF — Vice President
    • Mike Ciesiolka, KO9Q — Secretary
    • Ray Dalgliesh, KC9IHZ — Treasurer
    • Pete Shaw, KB9ZRV — Comptroller

    Club Repeater

    The W9AB repeater operates on 147.225 MHz (+). A 131.8 Hz PL is required.


    Membership is open to all amateurs and radio enthusiasts. Download a membership form here and mail it in or bring it to the next meeting to join!

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