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Next Meeting: December 19th, Mince Pie and Christmas Jumpers

CARS Christmas Social – 19th Dec
Season’s Greetings!

Our last meeting of 2017 traditionally has a seasonal & socialising theme, so why not come along and meet up with some old friends and catch up with what is happening in the club?

CARS Mince Pies & Social Night

Please bring some cake or mince pies for our last meeting of the year, a social night to eat, drink and be merry.
Our new Chairman John Hodder will also be adding a few festive words as well for sure.
So do pop along for an enjoyable and relaxing time.
Make it even more of a fun occasion and wear your Xmas jumper etc!

The mince pie and social evening will be held at the usual CARS venue:
Cwmduad Community Centre, A484
Tuesday, 19th December 2017
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Christmas Dinner, 5th of December. Afonduad

Hi, this is the menu for the Carmarthen Amateur Radio Society annual Christmas Dinner.

We have booked the Afonduad Inn for Tuesday the 5th of December, 7pm for 7:30pm

Book and pay directly with Sandra at the Afonduad Inn.

All members and spouses/partners are welcome.

BBQ Pictures

Another fantastic BBQ at Llansteffan beach. Huge thank you to Pam and Peter for sorting out the catering.

It was great that so many members brought their families as long as well.

Thank you all. 73

Merry Christmas from Carmarthen Amateur Radio Society

Mince pies at our last meeting of 2016. Photo Andrew Sprott.

Another great year at the Carmarthen Amateur Radio Society.

A huge thank you to all the members for making this a great club.

Two rally events at Laugharne, PW Competition on top of the mountain,  great progress with the repeaters as well as getting more amateurs trained and licensed.

Have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! 73!

Construction Competition, 20th December – POSTPONED


Yes you guessed it !!!
The second meeting of December will be a construction competition.
The idea is to demonstrate your soldering and assembly skills.
Also the ability to use second hand components in an innovative way.
Kits are permitted even Pixies.
Prize for the entry considered most innovative..interesting.
Completed projects only please.

Christmas Dinner – 6th Dec, Afonduad Inn

Our annual Christmas bash is at the Afonduad Inn on Tuesday the 6th of December.

Please contact Sandra at the Afonduad to book and pay in advance.

Our Next Meeting: 16th Feb – Lecture: “Microwave Bolometer Power Meter”

21311img1FSmall lecture: “Microwave Bolometer Power Meter”

7pm, 16th of Feb.

Next Meeting: Social & Nostalgia Evening

A message from our chair:

“Hi, thought it would be nice to get some old Pictures out to demonstrate some of the contests….equipment we used to use. It’s about time we had a social.
Also bring along any old magazines…..anyone got a copy of ETI
Electronics Today International ? Or Ham Radio. today ?
Prize for oldest magazine…..
73 Matthew”


NEXT MEETING: Mince & Morse 15th December

Our next meeting is the last of 2015. Time to practice and show off your Morse skills!


Ever played Chinese Whispers? We may just set up a very long table, get everybody to sit in a row and see if we can send a message all the way down the table and see what comes out the far end!

Oh yes, don’t forget to bring some lovely mince pies with you to share!