Benicia Amateur Radio Club

June 8th BARC Zoom Meeting


Our monthly BARC Zoom meeting will occur on Tuesday the 8th of June. It starts at 7 pm PST. Gregg Horton, K6XSS, will be doing an exciting presentation on “JS8 Call”! Come get together virtually with other hams! We always have fun! All are Welcome! To get the Zoom invite contact us at: or […]

Bob Hess via Live/Zoom Hybrid July 13th BARC Meeting

Benicia Downtown Fire Station 150 Military West, Benicia, CA, United States

Exciting News! We are going to have options this month for our Monthly BARC Meeting on July 13, 2021! You will have a choice of meeting in person at the Benicia Fire Department EOC,150 Military West. (Doors open shortly after 6:30 PM and the presentation begins at 7:00. Please enter via the West 2nd Street […]

Direction Finding T- Hunt at the August 10th BARC Monthly Meeting

Outside Benicia Downtown Fire Station

Tuesday, August 10th is our next BARC Meeting. We will have a T-Hunt (Transmitter Hunt)! This is an exciting and fun outdoor event where you can learn techniques on how to find a hidden transmitter! The transmitter we will be hunting will be broadcasting on 2 Meters. Bring your 2 Meter HT radio and if […]

BARC Monthly Meeting- Bob Hawkins, KM6BXZ Radio Officer, Solano County Auxiliary Communication Service (ACS)


We are going back to Zoom! September BARC Monthly Meeting - Bob Hawkins, KM6BXZ Radio Officer, Solano County Auxiliary Communication Service (ACS) His presentation will be: “An Overview of Solano County Auxiliary Communication Service (ACS). We are excited to have Bob Hawkins returning for another exciting presentation! To get the Zoom Invitation leave a message […]

October 12 BARC Meeting: Larry Whitney, “Emergency Protocols”.


Larry Whitney, KK6RQG, will be giving the exciting presentation, “Emergency Protocols” at the BARC Monthly meeting. It will be Tuesday, October 12th, on Zoom beginning at 7:00pm. If you aren’t a member of the (which sends out the invitation) then you can get the Zoom invite by contacting us at: or 707-742-3227 Invite […]

November BARC Monthly Meeting: Exploring Digital Modes

BARC’s November Monthly Meeting via Zoom (only), presentations on DMR and JS8Call! When: Tuesday, November 9, 2021 19:00 to 21:00 (UTC-08:00) Where: Zoom teleconferencing To get an invitation leave your request and info at: or 707-742-3227 Description: The Zoom session will open at 6:45 pm with the official meeting starting at 7:00 pm. Digital […]

December 14th BARC Meeting: JB Still presents, “Simple Balun Antennas”.


We look forward to another great presentation by JB Still, NR5NN: “Simple Balun Antennas”! It’s a Zoom meeting, and the beginning of a series. So come one, come all! (Online) If you are not on BARC’s you may leave a message at the phone number or email listed below to get the invitation.

Ed Fong, WB6IQN, Presents at our January BARC Meeting!


Ed Fong will be giving the January Presentation on his famous, effective antennas at our January Meeting. His presentations are always interesting and he is a wealth of knowledge! The meeting will probably be on Zoom. Specific details to follow soon! Ed Fong’s Biography -  Ed Fong was first licensed in 1968 as WN6IQN.  He […]