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Welcome to Coppell Amateur Radio Enthusiasts

We envision Coppell Texas becoming more active in amateur radio and engaged, educated, and prepared to provide volunteer communications during an emergency and in times of need.

W5CPL Repeater

444.225 MHz  |  Positive offset  |  PL 110.9

Next Monthly Meeting

Date: Tuesday May 18th
Time:  7:00 pm
Location: T.B.A.

Our first CARE meeting since we suspended meetings due to COVID is now scheduled for Tuesday May 18th.  We will discuss the future plans for CARE and talk about how we finally got the repeater up and running at it’s fantastic location!

Speaking of repeaters, bring your mobile and HT radios and we’ll help you program them with the CARE repeater frequency!

Just to be on the safe side, we will still request everyone maintain 6′ of social distancing and please bring hand sanitizer and use it.  Masks are optional but we encourage you to be courteous to all those present and respect their thoughts regarding masks.


Latest CARE News

CARE is in the process of mailing out a postcard to all the licensed amateur radio operators we can find in Coppell. The postcard announces and invites people to our first meeting since COVID shut us down. The postcard also provides and update about the CARE repeater and it now being at it’s permanent home with an antenna height of 180 feet.

Latest Repeater News!

Our repeater is finally in it’s permanent location! The W5CPL repeater is operating with an antenna height of180′! This provides us with ample coverage throughout Coppell and beyond! Come join us May 1st to hear all about it!

Repeater Frame and Cabinet Waiting Final Installation!


Come learn about amateur radio!

We meet the third Tuesday of each month, except December, at the William T Cozby library. You do not need to be a ham to attend!

Become a member!

Licensed amateur radio operators and those interested in amateur radio are welcome to join. Membership is only $25 for the year!

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We send out regular updates about upcoming meetings and events.

There’s no cost to join, and we welcome all hams and hams-to-be to sign up!

Check out some of the emails we’ve sent out!

Donate today!

Thank you for supporting us! Click below to donate.

CARE is an exempt organization as described in Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Please consult the IRS or your tax professional for information regarding your ability to deduct contributions.

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About CARE


Coppell Amateur Radio Enthusiasts is a nonprofit group working to share knowledge about amateur radio with current and potential hams and grow a community engaged, educated, and prepared to provide communications during emergencies and in times of need.

You can find out more about us here.