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.

Technician class on Sept. 27, 2014...click for info

Our 2014-15 officers

Oct. 2013 School Roundup has UF #1 overall

See the Award!

SwampSat launches Nov.19

SwampSat Gainesville Sun Feature 12/22/13


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


9/15/13 AFGAR Kick-off Event, using our 1950's Collins radios

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

Alumni And Friends Of Gator Amateur Radio Inc

 

 
 

 


Contact
us leaders@gatorradio.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 08/29/2014

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