Welcome to the Gator Amateur Radio Club, GARC, a University of Florida Student Organization, and it's support group - AFGAR, The Alumni and Friends of Gator Amateur Radio
The
W4DFU amateur radio station was established in 1934 and represents the
 Gator Nation internationally on a daily basis, through HF,  We are
RadioActive Gators!

Codeplug for programming
MD380 DMR HTs

W4DFU Repeaters
(Click for more details)

FM: 146.910 MHZ +600 kHz,
PL 123.0: Location Beaty Towers,
UF Campus

APRS: 144.930 MHz;
 Location UF Health/Shands Hospital

DMR 444.8125 MHz +5MHz,
CC 1, TG and TS
see http://k4usd.org
Location: UF Health/Shands Hospital, with backup power.

YouTube Streaming Video Gator Amateur Radio Club Info Night

GARC Tech License Course
and Testing session

 Sept. 24, 2016

For information Click here...

 


Our new DMR repeater being bench tested

Past #1 School Roundup
See all our Awards!

Try out our New Repeater Hardware 146.91/146.31 -
 it has great range!

Join us on our Repeater Net each Tuesday 8:30pm


Marvin Moss, W4UXJ, using our W4DFU Collins radios in 1957

We hold station nights and other events. Our calendar page is a guide.  We suggest you confirm on the Facebook group and listserv.

SwampSat Gainesville Sun Feature 12/22/13
 

Use our Top Page menu or Quick Links below the photos to start out on a fun W4DFU adventure... 

See our 1930's era transmitter that was donated to the club


Our Collins Era 1957 Gear has come home in 2013


View our antenna farm


C
ertificate earned for participating in SEC Championship event 2011

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Contact
us leaders@gatorradio.org ; W4DFU FCC Trustee, Dr. Jay Garlitz, AA4FL (352) 246-6003

Gator Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 100012, University of Florida
Gainesville, FL 32610-0012      Last updated 08/21/2016

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