Image of Sparky - the Club's logo

The Denver Radio Club, WØTX

Providing Amateur Radio Services for the Denver Area Since 1917.
Denver Colorado, U.S.A.
E-Mail to:
Image of ARRL Logo


Attention All U.S.A. Ham Radio Operators!

A Special Request From Our Club President:

We have an opportunity to positively affect Amateur Radio for years to come. H.R. 1301, the Amateur Radio Parity Act, has unanimously passed the House of Representatives and moved on to the Senate for consideration. All you need to do is spend two minutes of your time to send an email to your two Senators supporting the Bill. By doing so, you will have helped the future of Amateur Radio by guaranteeing our ability to have an effective outdoor antenna in a deed-restricted community.

The number of people living in such communities grows exponentially each year. Often, a ham homeowner has no choice but to live in a community restricted by covenants. There are nearly 3/4 of a million licensed hams in the United States, more than ever before. But that may change if we are forced to live in a community that refuses to allow an antenna.

Help yourself and help your fellow hams. Go to this link:

Enter your zip code and follow the prompts. The letters are there.
All you need to do is fill in the blanks, hit save, then send.

That’s it. Under 2 minutes and you’re done.

If you haven’t yet done so, please do so today. Your voice counts!

Thanks, Gerry, WØGV
Denver Radio Club

Our next Denver Radio Club Meeting will be on

Wednesday, November, 16th, at 7 pm.

Our meeting presentation topic will be announced here soon.
Please check back.

We will be meeting at the Jefferson County Administration & Courts Bldg.
100 Jefferson County Parkway, Golden CO
Hearing Room #2
Coordinates: 39.727962N , -105.201500W
Full details are found in the "Club Meetings" link to the left.




are now streaming on our New DRC YouTube Channel,

where you can view all of Bill Rinker's (W6OAV) Packet Radio Class sessions.

These sessions took 10 weeks for Bill to present in 1992, and they are in-depth.

Although there have been some changes with newer technology,
the majority of the information is still current and very usable.
Image of YouTube Logo Please Click Here to open the DRC YouTube Channel
Image of YouTube Logo


Back Issues of The RoundTable Newsletter are now available on this website.

There is now an index to articles.

For more information and access,
Please Click Here


To read the DRC President's Message from our monthly Club Newsletter, "The RoundTable"...
please click on "President's Message", in the left column.

The complete newsletter, in PDF format, is sent by e-mail to Club members each month.

Are you ready to expand your Amateur Radio horizons?

  • Try the DRC 6 Meter Repeater. 
    Receive it on 53.090 Mhz., transmit to it on 52.090 Mhz., using a 107.2 Hz. access tone
  • Experiment with the 1.25 Meter Band using our 220 Repeater. 
    Receive on 224.380 MHz., transmit on 222.780 MHz., using a 100.0 Hz access tone.
  • And, if you have packet capability --
    Our HF-VHF Packet Gateway will let you work the world on packet through the gateway node WØTX-7.
    Try it at 145.05 Mhz on 2 meters or 14.105 Mhz on 20 meters

These repeaters and the packet gateway (2M side) can be used by all hams with Technician class and above licenses.

They are located west of Denver in Lakewood, providing local metropolitan area coverage -
however, they are not wide area repeaters.

And, remember that our wide area repeater on Squaw Mountain, 449.350, is also an EchoLink® station, number 4140.
Call your out of town ham friends, or have them call you by connecting through their local EchoLink® station or their PC.

Please click on our DRC Repeaters the left column... it has photos showing our EchoLink® repeater location.


Ready for your Ham license?    Time to Upgrade?    Need to find a VE Testing Session?

Please Click Here


New WANTED and/or FOR SALE items have been posted.

Check out our Trading Post page.

Please Click Here


"By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail." - Benjamin Franklin

Michael Vespoli, KEØHFH; and Brennan Pate, ADØUZ;
are our Emergency Communications Coordinators.

For important information regarding Emergency Communications,
Click on "EmComm Info", in the left column.


For interesting links to other web sites on our Ham Links page, click on "Ham Links", in the left column.

Propagation Information:

The Current Greyline Propagation Map:

To update the above information, click on the "Reload" or "Refresh" button on your web browser.

Thanks to NØNBH, and John Walker for providing these images.


The DRC is an American Radio Relay League Special Services Club

Image of ARRL SSC Logo

The Denver Radio Club

Since 1917

We have been Serving Amateur Radio in the Denver area for 98 Continuous Years !


This entire website and all its content is ©2016 by The Denver Radio Club, Denver Colorado, U.S.A.
The Denver Radio Club is an I.R.S. registered 501(c)(3) educational non-profit organization.