The RI SWAP & SELL NET will be running the net on the Cumberland 145.170 repeater until further notice and until the link issues are cleared up. Pl tone is 67

Amateur Radio Flea Market

Sunday April 28, 2019

8:00 am till Noon time

Rain or Shine

Admission: $3:00  donation

To Benefit : Eastern Connecticut Amateur Radio Association

VE Sessions, Limited spaces available, Must Pre register

Raceway Restaurant at Thompson CT. 06277

Tables $ 15.00 each. For more information:

Talk in Freq. 147.225 Mhz PL tone 156.7

Info: Contact ka1mpg Jon at 508-943-4467 or


RASON is holding a ham gear AUCTION on Saturday April 27 starting at
10.  You can bring items to sell starting at 9 on the 27th.  Note, this
is an auction, not a hamfest.  The auction will be held at Gales Ferry
Fire House, 1722 Route #12, Gales Ferry, CT.  Full details are available
ECARA is hosting a ham flea market on Sunday April 28 from 8-12.  The
event will be held at the Thompson Speedway, 205 East Thompson Rd,
Thompson, CT.  Full details are available at
Rob Sawyer


The Cumberland 145.170 repeater will be hosting a DX Spotting hub   Regular users will not be effected by this. If no QSO’s are going on Spotters will announce DX Stations by “PY8WV ON 14.280 then give their own call sign”  listen for the activity starting immediately


After a lengthy absence from the airwaves, the RIAFMRS 223.760 repeater is back on air from Chopmist Hill!  Please pass the word!

Repeater Output: 223.760 MHz
Repeater Input: 222.160 MHz
PL Tone: 67.0Hz.

Thanks, and Enjoy!

Roland – N1JOY