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2018 Upcoming Events:

Club activities are concluded for 2017. Here is a look at 2018's coming events:

(Click here for 2018 year's Past Events.)


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January 19th, 2018

“Hospital Diaster Support Communications System”

Our guest speaker will be April Moell – WA6OPS

“It’s about the Patients: Real Responses to Hospitals since 1980 and New Expectations”

Many of you know April as a registered nurse and founder of the Hospital Disaster Support Communications System (see www.hdscs.org). She will be discussing the program, the current status, and challenges and expectations. Please bring family and friends. This is not only amateur radio related and will be interesting to all.

For the next meeting's time, location and map Click here.


Winter Field Day

January 27 & 28
(Saturday - Time 1900 UTC -to- Sunday 1900 UTC)
(11 AM Sat. to 11 AM Sun, local time)

“Winter Field day”

Come join the team for the OCARC WINTER FIELD DAY . The event is to be held at the Ocean View School District site at 17200 Pinehurst Lane in Huntington Beach.

Entry Category: We will be operating as “Outdoor”
Entry Class: To be determined.
Purpose: To foster Ham camaraderie, field operation, emergency operating preparedness, and just plain on the air, outdoor fun in the midst of winter for American, Canadian and DX Amateurs.
?When: Winter Field Day runs for 24 hours during the last full weekend in January each year from 1900 UTC (11am PST) Saturday to 1900 UTC (11am PST) Sunday. For 2017, the dates are January 27th and 28th. Station set-up may commence no earlier than 1900 UTC (11am PST) on Friday, January 26th.
Setup: Station setup may consume no more than 12 hours total.
Bands: All Amateur bands, HF, VHF, & UHF except 12, 17, 30 and 60 meters.
?Modes: Any mode… CW, SSB, AM, FM, DStar, C4FM, DMR, Packet, PSK, SSTV, RTTY, Olivia, Satellite, etc…


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February 3rd, 2018

Club Breakfast and Board Meeting

The club breakfast is normally held on the first Saturday of each month. It is an open meeting; members and visitors are welcome and encouraged to join us.

For breakfast time, location and map Click here.


General Meeting

February 16th, 2018

General Meeting

Program pending - check back later for details

For meeting time, location and map Click here.


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March 3rd, 2018

Club Breakfast and Board Meeting

The club breakfast is normally held on the first Saturday of each month. It is an open meeting; members and visitors are welcome and encouraged to join us.

For breakfast time, location and map Click here.


March 16th 2018

NO GENERAL MEETING
The Meeting is Moved to the 4th Friday

Due to the Baker to Vegas Race and a conflict with our program, the March General Meeting has been move, for this month only, to the 4th Friday - March 23, 2018


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March 16 thru 18, 2018
(Friday thru Sunday)

“Baker-to Vegas Relay Race”

Again this year a group of members of the OCARC will support the City of Orange Police with their radio communications prowess in this annual law-enforcement race. This is a foot relay race covering 120 miles in 20 legs. The race begins outside Baker, CA and goes along Rte 127 to Shoshone, CA; on Rte 178 to the Nevada border; through Pahrump NV and into Las Vegas.

Last year the Orange Police Department finished 40th overall out of 274 teams, and second in their division of 150 or less sworn officers. Their time for the 120 miles was 15 hours 46 minutes and 29 seconds. They started at 3:00 PM Saturday and finished at 6:46:29 on Sunday morning. They achieved their goal of finishing in under 16 hours.


K3LR

March 23rd, 2018
SPECIAL DATE

DX Engineering Presentation: via Skype
K3LR Contest Station

Note: The meeting has been moved from March 16th.

Tim Duffy, K3LR, from DX Engineering will present via Skype. The topic will be an introduction to the amazing Multi Multi K3LR contest station.

For meeting time, location and map Click here.


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April 2nd, 2017

Club Breakfast and Board Meeting

The club breakfast is normally held on the first Saturday of each month. It is an open meeting; members and visitors are welcome and encouraged to join us.

For breakfast time, location and map Click here.


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