Cape May County Amateur Radio Club (CMCARC) in Southern New Jersey is an
ARRL (American Radio Relay League) affiliated club. The CMCARC
owns and operates the N2CMC repeater transmitting at 146.610 with a
Pl of 88.5 and negative offset. Our repeater is
located within the Cape May County Crest Haven Complex near Cape May
Court House. Countywide coverage is
good for both base and mobile. Base coverage extends into Atlantic
and Cumberland counties. Our repeater is open for the use of
all licensed amateurs.
formal club business meeting is held the third Wednesday of each month
(except December) in the operations room at the Cape May County
Office of Emergency Management, located in the basement of the
County Library, 30 W. Mechanic St., Cape May Court House beginning
at 7:00 PM. An educational program or other activity usually follows the
business portion of the meeting.
Wednesday about 10:00AM we meet for brunch at the Villas Diner &
Pizzaria, 2100 Bayshore Road, Villas, NJ. Anyone with an interest
in amateur radio is welcome to attend. This weekly event
affords all members and visitors the opportunity to socialize with fellow amateur radio operators.
evenings at 8pm we hold a 2 meter club net open to all
amateurs on our N2CMC 146.610 - Pl 88.5 repeater.
CMCARC has a corps of mentors, in ham language called Elmers, to
assist club members and potential club members. Do you think
you might be interested in becoming a licensed amateur radio
operator? Are you newly licensed and need help getting into
the hobby? Are you a Technician Class amateur and think you
might be interested in getting a higher class license so you can
work HF? Speak with one of our Elmers. To meet an Elmer, email our president
attend a weekly club Wednesday brunch or one of our monthly business
CMCARC is a perennial participant in the ARRL Field Day and the ILLW
Lighthouse Lightship weekend. We support the community by
providing communications to bicycle races, marathons and other