Exam Session

An examination session in Technician, General and Extra Class Amateur Radio Operator's License will be available on Wednesday evening, April 27, 2016 at 6 p.m. in Verity Lodge Miami University-Middletown, Middletown, OH. The exam is offered under the Laurel VEC, and there is no charge for the exam. Candidate that are already licensed should bring a copy of a signed license that will be submitted with the paperwork.  All must provide photo identification.

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Dial's 75th Anniversary Celebration

Dial has been an ARRL Affiliated Club since 1941.  May 9th is the 75th anniversary of Dial's ARRL affiliation. We celebrated our Anniversary early at the April meeting.  ARRL Great Lakes Director WA8EFK and Vice Director W8WTD, ARRL Ohio Section Manager N8SY, and the Mayor of Middletown were special guests at the meeting held in the Lower Level Fellowship Hall at the Salvation Army .  We will be operating Special Event Station W8D from the 6th through the 19th of May. Details at K8PI on QRZ.com.

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Club Meetings

Monthly General Membership Meetings are on the third Monday of the month at the Golden Corral Buffet in Middletown, dinner at 6 pm, meeting at 7 pm. Talk-in on 146.61- and 77Hz PL.

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Exams

Amateur license exam sessions are held at Verity Hall located in the Miami University Middletown Campus several times throughout the year. Current examinations announcements are published in our newsletters and on the club email reflector.

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DIAL Radio Club is affiliated with the American Radio Relay League and has a membership of about 75, from the southwest Ohio area. We are a general interest club with a focus on instruction.

We have FM linked analog repeaters on 146.61, & 444.825 (W8BLV). We have a Yaesu Fusion repeater on 147.315 (W8JEU) that is both analog and digital. We have a digital voice DMR repeater on 444.3625. We have an APRS packet radio system 144.39 (W8BLV).

 We also get together for a few operating events/contests throughout the year, including ARRL Field Day and Ohio QSO party. We have a significant presence at the Dayton Hamvention in May (site 3201).

Meetings

Our Events

Monthly General Membership Meetings are on the third Monday of the month at the Golden Corral Buffet in Middletown, dinner at 6 pm, meeting at 7 pm. Talk-in on 146.61- and 77Hz PL.

  • Everyone is welcome to attend
  • The Golden Corral is located at  3350 Village Dr, Middletown, OH 45005
  • Meetings are in the party room just past the deserts
  • Membership Application

Latest News

Our news

The Dial Radio Club has an email reflector for news and information exchange. To be 'in the know' about what is happening with DIAL, you need to be subscribed. To subscribe to the reflector, go to this web page and enter in your email address: http://mailman.qth.net/mailman/listinfo/Dial