"HOW TO" commonly asked questions

How do I use Echolink?


The BGMRC hosts an echolink node that is connected to the Temple avenue repeater.  This repeater link can be found on the echolink app under WX4SKY-R  click on the icon above to learn how to install and use echolink

How do I get a Logbbook of the world account?


LOTW is an electronic logbook hosted by ARRL.  It allows electronic confirmations of your contacts.  Click on the Icon above for full details.

How do I get a vanity callsign?


The icon above will take you to a youtube video that shows you step by step how to apply and receive a vanity callsign

How do I join ARES?


Click on the ARES icon above to see the requirements to become an ARES member.

How do I setup my QRZ page?


Click on the icon above to learn how to setup your QRZ page.

How to become a HAM?


Steps to become a HAM radio operator