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KY State Capitol with flowers

Capital Amateur Radio Society

Frankfort , KY

KY Capitol Dome

CARS Amateur Radio Shack

The CARS amateur radio shack is located inside the communications room in the KY Emergency Operations Center at the Boone National Guard Center off Highway 127.

Two Kenwood TS-570s will be installed in the future for amateur use. A VHF and a UHF capable radio will also be installed. The floor in the communications room is scheduled for replacement, and the radios will be installed after the floor is replaced. Watch for additional inforamtion and details.

Below are images of The KY Emergency Management Operations Center FNARS Motorola Micom 2E radio which can be used for amateur use and its transport case enclosure. As long as the unit is not is use by the National Guard, it is available for amateur use. General operating instructions are located near this radio.

Motorola Micom 2E radio       FNARS Motorola Micom 2E Transport Case

Simplified amateur use instructions for the Micom 2E can be printed out or downloaded if you wish to bring them with you. Adobe Reader version 5 or later (or its equivalent) is required to view the document.




Last Updated: 09 January 2012