General Info: Serving Orange County in Southern CA for 85 years.
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Announcements: Last updated 08/26/2018.

  • The September 21st OCARC meeting will be a Special 85th Club Anniversary and Reunion Meeting. All members and former members are invited as our guests interest in amateur radio. There will be NO business discussions at this meeting. Make your travel plans if you have a ways to come. Just please let us know ASAP if you are coming!
  • The Calif QSO Party (CQP) is scheduled to occur Saturday Oct 06. The OCARC will be setting up a club station at the Jeffery Open Space Park in Irvine for all to operate. See Sept RF for details.
  • The next OCARC Breakfast/Board Meeting is scheduled for Saturday October 6th at 8 AM at a special location at the Jeffery Open Space Park in Irvine. Set-up for a "station in the park for CQP" will begin immediately after Board Meeting. All members and visitors are welcome.

About O.C.A.R.C:

Located in the heart of Southern California, The Orange County Amateur Radio Club (OCARC) is dedicated to the advancement of "Ham Radio". Founded in 1933, the OCARC is a "general-purpose" club for anyone interested in ham radio. We have members of the OCARC active in the these aspects of ham radio:

  • Emergency communications (RACES and ARES)
  • DX-ing (long distance communications)
  • Field Day participation.
  • Home-brewing (building your equipment and antennas)
  • Community service
  • Digital Amateur Television (Digital-ATV, DATV)
  • HF/VHF/UHF/Microwave communications
  • Repeater communications
  • Satellite communications
  • PSK31 and JT-65 and FT8 communications
  • Digital voice communications (D-STAR, WinDRM, etc.)
  • PACKET radio and APRS
  • Just talking to other HAMs

...and more

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This page last updated on September 21 2018
OCARC S-Mail: P.O. Box 3454, Tustin, CA 92781-3454

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