Club News & Projects


Here you will find an assortment of recent articles and past projects. Projects will be added as members submit new ones, or we run across interesting ideas to try.  If there are questions, we will try to put you in contact with the project author if known or available.

Please note: The user shall not have any expectation that CTARC provides any warranty or that projects are suitable for the application or use which the user might expect. CTARC provides no official endorsement of any outside content.


Thanks to all who helped with the Scouting event on Oct 21 at the Harker Heights Library, and for promoting Amateur Radio!


October 2023
The Yagi Antenna project is on hold indefinitely. Plans for the tape measure yagi antenna may be found here if you are still interested in building one.

August/September 2023
The Winlink discussion and demonstration.

Here are the software links to what was presented:
Winlink Express -
fldigi, flrig, flmsg -

Photos of Summer Field Day 2023
Field Day was a big success. Thanks to everyone for participating and enduring the heat!

Hamvention 2023 Article & Photos
KG5PTE recently attended Hamvention in Dayton and has shared his thoughts on the show.

Antenna Projects