February 2017 Meeting
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RadioActivity 2017 Old Equipment Contest (OEC)
Selection of the theme for each of MAARC’s annual summertime grand meets (called RadioActivity since about 1994) is always a challenge. The directors of the club agonize and quibble about it each year. In June 2017, the theme will be General Electric (GE).
At any rate, here are the Old Equipment Contest Categories for RadioActivity 2017:
RadioActivity 2017 Theme Categories:
1. GE radios pre-1936
2. GE radios post-1935
3. GE ephemera
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June 15 - 17, 2017 in College Park, MD
RadioActivity 2017 will be held at the Sheraton College Park North Hotel in College Park, Maryland.
The theme will feature General Electric.
The Sheraton College Park North Hotel is located at 4095 Powder Mill Road, Beltsville, Maryland, 20705.
Mark your calendars and stand by for further details.
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MAARC is featuring a number of interesting items from two separate estates at our FallFest auction. These items came from a TV/Radio repairman who operated his shop in the 50's and 60's, and an avid Ham operator. The auction items are diverse, featuring:
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RadioFallFest 2016, Sunday, October 16th.
A combined Antique Radio Swap Meet and Vintage AUDIO and HAM Fest
Lots of Radios and Equipment
Vintage audio equipment, amplifiers, tubes, and speakers; antique tube radios, battery powered radios, and transistor radios; records/LPs; amateur & military communications gear; vintage parts, test gear and restoration supplies are welcome!
You never know what will show up (and neither will we!)
So lots of flea 'maarc' - eters, and a big auction, too!
Admission and Flea Market space are FREE!Date: Sunday, October 16, 2016; starts with the flea market - Rain or shine.
Time: gates open by 8 AM
Big Auction begins at 12:00 PM (sooner if raining)