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Recap of February Meeting

At the February meeting John K9QVB spoke about being a QSL Manager for several stations including VP5K.
John will be traveling to the Caribbean Islands joining a ham exhibition soon.

Also, members had the opportunity to design their own QSL cards.

Here are some of the cards we created. They will be printed and delivered to members at the March meeting.


Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 February 2013 15:57

Membership 2014

Please print out the Membership form and mail it along with appropriate fees to N9LVG.

2014 membership dues are due now!

Use the membership form.    CLICK HERE


Last Updated on Wednesday, 15 January 2014 23:59

Design Your Own QSL Cards

At MAC's next meeting, on February 5, MAC members will be able to design your own QSL card.

Either pick a design/photo offered or email your own picture to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Henry K9KDE will personalize the image you choose by adding your call sign, address, email, etc. Also available will be the American and Chicago flags.  

Here are two examples:  Vern K9VRT sent Henry his photo via email. Henry customized it. And Lyam N9VRG designed his own card:

Pricing and costs:  High quality, full color 4.25 x 5.5 inch cards cost $15.00 per hundred. Envelopes at $5.00 per 100 are optional.
Cards will be available at the following meeting on March 5.
Any questions contact Henry at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Last Updated on Monday, 28 January 2013 11:15

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You can be a participant or listener to three different Nets on the Big MAC Repeater.

Sunday nights at 9:00pm:  The Metro Amateur Radio Club Net
Monday nights at 9:00pm:  The Windy City Chaverium Net
Wednesday nights at 9:00pm:  The MAC Hobby Net