Elmers

Email our Elmer manager if you need help. You may also use Discord, groups.io, facebook.

GARS is providing “expert” volunteers to help with any ham radio related questions.

The current areas the Elmers have specified they either know or can get most questions answered are listed below. However, any area that you have questions in can be sent to the Elmers. When you send the email, put in the area of the question – makes it easier to get to the right “expert”.

Some of the areas where there are volunteer Elmers:

DMR
Raspberry Pi
Linux-based ham radio apps
Antenna design, troubleshoot and launching
Antenna matching and tuners
Transmission lines (coax, twin-lead/ladder line, BALUN/UNUN)
Soldering
LF/MW/HF/VHF/UHF/Microwave propagation
Audio and phone operation
Power supplies
General rig troubleshooting
Mountaintop operations
Solar and battery power
VHF/UHF/Microwave operation (including VUCC and general 6 meter operation)
HF operation (including 160 meter and 60 meter operation)

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