Al Taylor is speaking January 13th @ HacDC 7:30 PM

Al KN3U, presenter

Our speaker for the January 13  meeting is Al Taylor, KN3U. He is an electrical engineer who has been involved in emergency preparedness and disaster response at the local, state, and Federal level for over thirty years, initially as a volunteer communicator and later as a full-time employee of the US Public Health Service. He will be talking about opportunities for technically-minded individuals to use our skills to make a huge difference in the lives of others – and play with some cool stuff.


CQ World Wide Cw Dx Contest

HacDC is the place to be if you are an amateur radio operator or if you are interested in learning about amateur radio, antennas, radio propagation and Morse Code.  The CQ World Wide CW DX Contest is the worlds largest radio event of the year.  Our transmitting power is 100 watts.  The contest starts Friday, November 27th at 7 pm and continues til Sunday, November 29th at 7 pm.  We bounce radio signals around the world.  Visit for details and contest rules.