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Repeater Information: 145.230 (103.5 tone)   

The BTARC Reapeater is Currently Down.


Thursday NET will be held on the Silsbee Repeater, 


147.380 pl tone 131.8

Daytime Texas Traffic Net 7.285 Mhz
Monday Through Saturday
Net Time 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

Big Thicket Amateur Radio Club 


P.O. Box 1991


Kountze, Texas 77625



 Next Club Meeting on

January 8,  2019 @ 7:00 pm

Hurricane pages and graph's

The Big Thicket ARC meets the first Tuesday of the month, 7pm 
at Kountze Fire Dept., 
on the corner of E. Deer Street and S. Beech Street., Kountze, Texas.



Join Us For Dinner!

The club will meet on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at Catfish Cabin in Lumberton, Texas at 7:00 P.M. for a social dinner. Bring spouse, friend, or prospective member to enjoy the meal.

New Reapeater Site Needed!

The club received word we no longer have a repeater site. Entergy removed our antenna from the tower, so we are now in need a new site for our repeater. If anyone knows of any towers in our area, please let Terry N5LAV or Jody W5AJL know.

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BTARC/N5BTC - Welcome to the Big Thicket Amateur Radio Club 
"Wireless in the Big Thicket"

Welcome to the website of the Big Thicket Amateur Radio Club, an active
affiliate club of the American Radio Relay League (ARRL) now in our 16th year!

Our club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM at the Kountze
Fire Station. Members are active in a number of specialized areas including
Field Day, Contesting, Digital Modes, and EMCOMM. Members can usually
 be found monitoring the 145.230 repeater (103.5 tone).

We hope you will come and be part of our club or just come and visit us.


     Roger Erickson with the Natonal Weather Serivce of Lake Charles, Louisiana provided the website for the national weather service.  
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Last Updated January 1, 2019