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NEXT MEETING: Thursday August 27, 2015 at 5:30 PM. No meetings in June or July.

This page was last updated on June 10, 2015.


Serving Pinellas County

An ARRL Affiliated Club

H.E.A.R.T. Repeater:

443.050 MHz
Tone: 103.5 Hz

EchoLink is coming soon!

About H.E.A.R.T.:

We, the Honeywell Emergency Amateur Radio Team (H.E.A.R.T.) club, are an association of persons commonly interested in Amateur Radio. It shall be our purpose to further the exchange of information and cooperation between members, to promote radio knowledge, fraternalism and individual operating efficiency, and to conduct club programs and activities so as to advance the general interest and welfare of Amateur Radio in the community.

We hold monthly meetings followed by the "Meeting-After-the-Meeting", usually at Sonny's BBQ on Park Blvd. We also have dinner get-togethers quasi-monthly as well as other social events.

Meeting Information:

Fourth Thursday of the month at 5:30pm
Minnreg Building
6340 126th Ave N.

Planned Future Meetings & Events:

Meeting Talk-in on 443.05 MHz

There are no Heart meetings in June or July

Saturday August 22, Tampa TARCfest, at the TARC clubhouse. For directions go to and click on “Map to Clubhouse” button on left. Cost $2 per person to get in plus $3 to set up tailgate. Limited room inside clubhouse for $15. Tailgaters setup at 7:00 and public in at 8:00. Talkin 147.105 + 146.2 tone. INFO: William Bode, N4WEB, 813-878-7654.

Thursday August 27, Heart meeting, 5:30 PM, Minnreg building, talk in on 443.05

Thursday Sep 24, Heart meeting, 5:30 PM, Minnreg building, talk in on 443.05

October 9 & 10, Florida State Convention/Hamfest, Melbourne, at the Auditorium, 625 Hibiscus Blvd., Talk-in on 146.25/85, INFO: Jim Long, 1110 Emerald Road SE Palm Bay, FL 32909, Phone: 321-327-2647, Email:, Web:

Thursday October 22, Heart meeting, 5:30 PM, Minnreg building, talk in on 443.05

Saturday Nov 14, SPARCFest, Pinellas Park, Free hamfest at Freedom Lake Park, Southeast corner of US 19 and 49th Street. Starts at 7 A.M. Talk-in on 147.060 INFO: Tom Schaefer , NY4I, 232 Old Oak Circle Palm Harbor, FL 34683, Phone: 727-437-2771, Email:, Web:

Thursday Dec 3, Heart meeting, 5:30 PM, Minnreg building, talk in on 443.05

ecember 11 - 12, Southern Florida Section Convention, Plant City, at the Florida Strawberry Festival Grounds in the Evelyn and Batista Madonia Senior Agricultural Show Center, 2301 W. Oak Avenue. Tailgate open 1 PM to 7 PM Friday and 8 AM-4 PM Saturday, Talk-in 145.410 (PL 131.8), INFO:Phone 813-358-7847, Web:

H.E.A.R.T. Newsletter:

You can download the May, 2015 H.E.A.R.T. Newsletter right here!

Future Plans: 2 meter and 220 Mhz Remote Base!

You can read the RBI-1 Remote Base Manual in PDF format.

If you don't have the free Adobe Acrobat PDF file reader, you can get it here.

2004 H.E.A.R.T. Officers:

President -- Jim Hansen WDØDIA
Vice President -- Bill Williams AG4QX
Secretary -- Dan Bobczynski KG4HNS
Treasurer -- George Shipley W4OGQ
F.G.C.A.R.C. Director -- Bill Williams AG4QX
Trustee -- Jim Hansen WDØDIA
Webmaster -- Alan Gilbert KO4CR

Contact Info:

Call Jim, WDØDIA, H.E.A.R.T. President, at 727-424-1322
or send

Snail Mail address:
404 Yelvington Avenue,
Clearwater, FL 33755

Visit the home pages of other area clubs at the F.G.C.A.R.C. Home Page.

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Last updated: June 10, 2015