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Club Officers and Committee Chairpersons

Board of Directors


John McCarty, N9HRT

Vice President

Ed Worst, K9EW


Brian Eder, WB9UGX


Greg Lindquist, KG9R


Bruce Epperson, KA9H

Click the above officer positions/names to send an email to that person

Club Callsign Trustee

Don Hlinsky, N9IZU

Past President

Eric Dallmann, K9VIC

Committee Chairpersons
Education Jonathan Dickerson (K9QKQ)
Membership Daniel Keller, KB9MFT
Nets Murray Cutler, W9EHQ
NewsWave Stacey Collier, AC9NQ
Public Relations Brian Eder, WB9UGX
Severe Weather Program Dave Bukowski, N9KPD
Repeater Don Hlinsky, N9IZU
VE & Testing Don Hlinsky, N9IZU
Field Day John McCarty, N9HRT
Test Equipment Bank Ed Worst, K9EW
ARES Ed Worst, K9EW
IRLP/EchoLink Randy Zabel, N9NWA
Webmaster David Sapadin, N9DMS
Dave N9DMS
Murray W9EHQ
Greg KG9R
Brian WB9UGX
John N9HRT
Gordon W9VTB
Vicky KD9SEJ
To contact a committee chair, send an email to the
webmaster who will put you in touch.

Club Mailing address is:

DuPage Amateur Radio Club
P.O. Box 71
Clarendon Hills, IL 60514-0071

DARC operates repeaters on 145.43 MHz (107.2 Hz PL),
224.68 MHz (110.9 PL), and 442.55 MHz (114.8 Hz PL) in the Chicagoland area. 

The weekly net meets every Sunday evening at 9:00 pm (Central Time) on the 145.43 MHz (2 meter) repeater.  The Net includes traffic, news, Amateur Radio NewsLine and "Swap & Shop." All 2 Meter Repeater nets are also carried on the 224.68 repeater, including all weekly nets.

If you would like more information about the DuPage Amateur Radio Club, or any of our repeaters, please come to a meeting, contact a club member on the air, or drop us a note, there are email links below to all of the board members!

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The above Group.IO group is for DARC members only. W9DUP in YAHOO GROUPS is now GONE (Too much spam). For more information please contact Ed (K9EW), or John (N9HRT)

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Facebook Link
If you are a FACEBOOK user, go to "DuPage Amateur Radio Club" and sign up! You will be validated usually within a day. This group is OPEN to all interested parties. For information, please contact Rose (K9RMZ)
Twitter Link
If you like to tweet, now you can at the new club Twitter site! The graphics to the left are links to it, click on one to go!
twitter link

Still need more information about the DuPage Amateur Radio Club? If so, then send us an email!! Click graphic to the right...
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Club Member Name and Call Sign Badge

Club Badges can be ordered from Capital Engraving Co., 3109 Marigold, Longview, WA., 98632, 1-800-628-4985. The company has the club information on file. Badges are $15 and delivery takes about 3 weeks.

Club Polo and T-shirts

In the works!

DARC Test Equipment Program

Radio Equipment is available for club members to borrow. Click HERE to go to the Test Equipment Page, or Contact Ed, K9EW

IRLP Reflector

There is an IRLP reflector at our IRLP Yahoo club group. The group has been active since 2005 and it is lead by
Randy, N9NWA