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With over 1700 members CARMA is
the largest scanner club in the USA. We support all facets of public
safety and promote responsible radio monitoring.
CARMA members include police officers,
firefighters, dispatchers, radio technicians, ham radio licensees
and civilians, all of whom share a common interest in two-way communications.
We host quarterly meetings and get-togethers
as well as occasional special events. We cooperate with public
safety agencies by assisting in tracking down interference and
other problems as well as sharing information to coordinate radio
CARMA issues no ID cards, badges
or other identification materials. We have no budget or dues, all
expenses are borne by the membership.
We do not allow members to interfere
with any public safety event or agency and will assist law enforcement
in investigating any such problems.
Listen for and join
us on WAFAR (Western Area Amateur Repeater)
146.670 (-) pl 107.2
443.600 (+) pl 114.8
CARMA simplex frequency 145.770 pl 151.4
You must have a valid FCC
Amateur radio License to
transmit on the above frequencies.
Meetings and Events:
Forget to attend the next CARMA Meeting
October 18, 2014
At 11:00 am at Phillies Pizza
in Willowbrook, IL
Don't Forget to attend the
next CARMA "Friday Nighter"
November 7, 2014
O'Hare Oasis, above I-294 south of
I-90 at 7:00 PM