We're now hosting a D-STAR X Reflector, XRF010. The dashboard is at xlx010.n8qq.com. Add
XRF010 xlx010.n8qq.com to your DExtra or DPlus hosts file to connect until the official host files are updated. All hams are welcome. The reflector is open for general use and experimentation.
EFnet's #HamRadio has been the official channel of W8IRC since the club's inception in 2002, but membership and representation automatically includes any willing ham radio operator who uses IRC anywhere. So drop us a line! What's your call, and what IRC networks and channels do you frequent? And let us know of any updates to the list of known channels below.
The club's W8IRC / QRZ bot is available in some of the channels listed below. Click here for a quick reference of bot commands.
The following is a list of known ham radio related IRC channels with regular activity...
The official channel of the W8IRC radio club. Active since 1991. Read a little about the channel's early history.
Includes the QRZ bot for detailed QRZ callsign lookups, APRS station lookups, DX Summit spots, Q-signals, solar data, morse code translator, ham radio glossary, weather conditions, real time radio news, rigpix.com lookups, and a lot more.
Shares the QRZ bot with #hamradio.
|Freenode||#hamradio||A very active channel. Here is the Facebook page. The QRZ bot is also available in this channel, with the name "w8irc".|
The QRZ bot is available in this channel, with the name "w8irc".
Centered around bots for detailed, real-time DX Summit Spots, WWV numbers, solar forecast, and solar flux.
SSL port 6697
|#radio||All things radio including DXing and even some electronics too....all are welcome!|
General weather inquiries. For real-time weather alerts, please join ##wx-alerts.
Aurora Amateur Radio Group club IRC channel.
Team of people packaging and documenting amateur radio related software in Debian.
WB5OD - BSOD Amateur Radio Club
Chat about digital/packet communications as well as SDR rx/tx technology. Many members are hams while others are either preparing for tests or just interested in the reception of interesting signals. Projects often launch from this channel, including the development of software for ham radio use.
|ExodusIRC||#hamradio||Includes a bot for callsign lookups.|
|irc.bcwireless.net||#bcwireless||Discussions about Community Wireless and Amateur Radio in British Columbia. Web based client available from http://www.bcwireless.net/chat/|