Kent Amateur Radio Society

Chestertown, Maryland Kent County, USA

Established 1986

Rock Hall Triathlon 2017

Rock Hall Triathlon 2017

The club provided auxiliary communications, once again this fall at the annual Rock Hall Triathlon.  The weather was favorable as several hundred participants swam, bicycled and ran the road course.  The club set up the Tiny Trac APRS unit and was able to successfully keep track of the the last bicyclist and runner.  A monitor was set up by the EMS tent for all to see as they passed by.


Field Day 2017

KARS had another great Field Day at the Massey Aerodrome this year with 204 Phone contacts and 5 Digital. Here is a link to photos of the day’s activities, taken by Bobby, N3WGC.   Continue Reading

Technician Level License Class 2017

Technician Level License Class 2017

***** Postponed till later date ******* Amateur Radio Technician Level License Class to be held April 22 and April 23, 2017 (Saturday & Sunday) Location: Chestertown Fire Station                   211 Maple Ave                   Chestertown, MD 21620 Time:       8 AM to 5 PM Materials: Technician Class Manual, 2014-2018 by Gordon West   Cost $21.95 Test Session: … Continue Reading

Tribute to W3HIH

Tribute to W3HIH

W3HIH…W3HIH  this is K3ARS W3HIH…W3HIH  this is K3ARS calling. W3HIH has answered her final call on January 21, 2017.  A dedicated member, outstanding leader and overall just an extraordinary person, Elizabeth will be greatly missed by the Kent Amateur Radio Society as well as anyone else who was blessed to know her. W3HIH is now… Continue Reading

National Parks on the Air 2016

Mark your calendar for December 27th 2016 and come by and see KARS at the Rock Hall Bulkhead for the National Parks on the Air event. The Kent Amateur Radio Society will activate the Capt. Smith Trail in the vicinity of Rock Hall, MD for the ARRL National Parks on the Air (NPOTA) special event.… Continue Reading

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