Lee DeForest Amateur Radio Club

Click here to edit subtitle


Silent Key

John Rodgers KF6TTR was a member of the Associated Radio Amateurs of  Long Beach. Also a great member in good standing  of our club. We lost John on Saturday September 9th 2017. He will be missed.

October 18th Club meeting Speaker  
Kathleen Springer Geologist, U.S. Geological Survey, Pasadena, California. Click on her photo to learn more about who Kathleen is

To listen to Newsline click here. We update every Friday evenings

Weekly podcast celebrating amateur radio through the eyes of a newer ham. The show features topical conversation and interviews, news and an entertaining look at the adventures of a ham trying to figure things out. Perfect for those who are new to ham radio, the seasoned radio operator and the technically curious crowd. Click on the photo. Updated weekly

Monthly News Letter June Edition

Hemet-San Jacinto ARES®

click here for more information
            Lee De Forest Amateur Radio Club.
              P. O. BOX 491San Jacinto, CA. 925
                      Email: [email protected]
       Our official club station call sign is  K6LDF
2 meter band of 145.420 (-) 0.6000 Pl tone 88.5
We are located in the Hemet and San Jacinto valley


The 2 meter  Repeater Trustee: Bart Doering N7OD and operated by the



IRLP and Echo Link

The 2 Meter repeater supports IRLP and Echo Link with a Node of 3341 for both. The Nodes are active from 6:00 AM until 11:00 PM. 

Tuesday Night Nets
145.420 ( – 0.600) PL Tone 88.5
Early Net: 6:30 PM- 7:00-PM:  Everyone is invited to join in
Members Check-ins 7:15-8:00: All visitors are welcome
Eagle Net: 10 meters: 28.385 Open to every one that has access to HF


                                  Thursday Night's Eagle Net 10 meters

                                                10 meters 28.385 MHz

        8:00- 9:00PM (Round table) Open to every one that has access to HF


                                               General Club Meetings

Third Wednesday of each month  6:30 PM (Come early so you can visit and enjoy the pre-meeting gathering)  Club Meetings are held at: Valleywide Recreation Park
                           32665 Haddock street, Winchester, CA 92596

                                       Phone number (951) 926-5917

                                                     Breakfast Club

                                              J&M Family Restaurant

                               Breakfast with club members and Friends
We meet on first Tuesday of month at 8:15 AM, because we have to wait for the LIONS Club to vacate the premises. All other Tuesdays we meet at 8:00 AM.Breakfast usually is over by 9:30 AM

                          Address: 1275 S. State St, Hemet, Ca. 92543         

              In the Sprouts Farmers Market Center just south of Stetson   

                              Phone Number: (951) 765-0166


                                                 Board Meeting

First Thursday, each month, 9:30 AM, at J&M Family Restaurant
Address: 1275 S. State St, Hemet, Ca. 92543 Phone Number: (951) 765-0166


                                               The Amateur's Code


CONSIDERATE...never knowingly operates in such a way as to lessen the pleasure of others.


LOYAL...offers loyalty, encouragement and support to other amateurs, local clubs, and the American Radio Relay League, through which Amateur Radio in the United States is Brarepresented nationally and internationally.

PROGRESSIVE...with knowledge abreast of science, a well-built and efficient station and operation above reproach.  


FRIENDLY...slow and patient operating when requested; friendly advice and counsel to the beginner; kindly assistance, cooperation and consideration for the interests of others. These are the hallmarks of the amateur spirit.  


BALANCED...radio is an avocation, never interfering with duties owed to family, job, school or community.


 PATRIOTIC...station and skill always ready for service to country and community. --The original Amateur's Code was

Written by Paul M. Segal, W9EEA, in 1928