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Welcome to the New Mexico Tech
Amateur Radio Club

Socorro, NM



The New Mexico Tech Amateur Radio Ascociation (TARA) is aimed at providing students a gateway into wireless experimenting, practical electronic construction and communications enjoyment on the air. TARA is an FCC licensed club (KC5ORO) and is also devoted to providing emergency communications and serving the community through public service events if needed.

New Mexico QSO Party Saturday April 8th!

Repeater Project

The repeater is AllStar link / EchoLink enabled and is installed on Workman center. The frequency is 442.125 out/ 447.125 in CTCSS= 100 Hz

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Newly Licensed Hams!

After the October 2016 study cram session (shown above), TARA is proud to announce 10 new licensees/upgrades from students here at tech!. The New Call Signs range from KG5PYJ - KG5PYQ.


Current Systems


As of January 2017, the 440MHz repeater featuring AllStar and EchoLink will be active. This project took place during the Fall 2016 semester, and will have a home on top of Workman C in the Langmur Labs Penthouse. The operational status of the repeater is shown below:

A temporary experimental system exists on this site until the repeater is on the air with a frequency of 147.42 SIMPLEX 100.0 PL.

Other Projects

To keep you up to date with the club ativities a direct link to the google drive public folder is provided with raw data and club project information.

All Projects

This link will take you to photos and club project data.

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All Projects



Raw Photos of various club events

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Raw Photos


Important Amateur Radio and TARA Related Links

Current Officers

Skyler Fennell

2016 Amateur Radio Newsline Young Ham of the Year
KD0WHB, Extra
Photo: With CQ Magazine Editor Rich W2VU

James Logsted

Financial Officer
KF5RRW, General
Photo: GoPro Adventures

Seth Price

N3MRA , Extra
Photo: Storm Chasing

Website By Skyler KD0WHB


Membership is free!

For Club Membership, Please fill out this online form for membership
For mailing list, please fill out mailman form here! Meeting Times will be announced via e-mail

Contact TARA:

Contact President: