Welcome to the Gator Amateur Radio Club, GARC, a University of Florida Student Organization. The W4DFU amateur radio station was established in 1934 and represents the Gator Nation internationally on a daily basis, through HF, Satellite and Echolink. We are RadioActive Gators!
The Gator Amateur Radio Club Meetings holds monthly meetings, station nights/open houses and other events. Exact dates/location/times and events are posted on the calendar/meetings page.
24 New Technicians Licensed at our September 2014 Radio Course!
|Oct. 2013 School Roundup has UF #1 overall||SwampSat launches Nov.19|
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Our Collins Era 1957 Gear has come home in 2013
- Membership information and Club Membership Application
Satellite Station, a primer
for new members -
Echolink use primer -
Online Primer for using the W4DFU GNES SAT station - Operating Oscar Satellites Portable
- Club equipment, manuals, antennas and directions for operation, operating aids
- Club activities such as Our W4DFU 2m Repeater and Satellites at W4DFU
- Equipment for Checkout Equipment for checkout at The Gator Amateur Radio Club (W4DFU) at the University of Florida
Contact us firstname.lastname@example.org ; Faculty co-advisor, Dr. Jay Garlitz, AA4FL (352) 246-6003
Gator Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 100012, University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32610-0012 Station: (352) 846-0239 Last updated 09/29/2014