Western Area FM Amateur Repeater (WAFAR) Club

We want to welcome everybody, to the Western Area FM Amateur Repeater (WAFAR) club. We have our 2 meter repeater site located in Melrose Park, and have 2 meter receive sites in Naperville, Joliet, Cicero, Summit, Evanston, Hoffman Estates, and Schiller Park. We also have have our 220 and 440 repeaters  in Schiller Park.

The WAFAR club meets at P.J. Klems every Tuesday evening at 7 pm.
PJ Klems is located at 8000 West Ogden Avenue in Lyons, IL.
We invite all amateurs to join us at PJ’s for ham talk, good food, and fellowship.

The WAFAR VE team holds ham radio license testing the 1st Saturday of each month at the Summit Public Library, 6233 South Archer Road, Summit, IL 60501.
We start at 9 AM in the library conference room. You will need to bring a photo ID (
current driver's license or state ID card) $14.00,
and a photocopy of your current FCCs license if you are upgrading.

For additional information, please contact,
 Doug KC9OMS at;    KC9OMS  <at>  ARRL <dot> NET.

Our net meets every Wednesday evening approximately 8 PM (0200z/0100z)
on the WAFAR
2 meter repeater
on 146.670 MHz, with a PL tone of 107.2Hz and a (-600) offset.

This net
meets to provide emergency net practice, pass WAFAR club traffic, and provide a venue for check-ins, with swap-and-shop items.

Amateur Radio Links

Six Meter Club of Chicago
CARMA of Chicago
YORK Radio Club

Contact the WAFAR Radio Club   [email protected]

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