Serving Orange County in Southern CA.
for over 85 years.
Announcements: Last updated: August 22, 2021
- NEXT GENERAL MEETING:
- Due to the COVID pandemic, meetings are currently held over ZOOM
- The September program will be: "The History of HRO" presented by Janet Margelli - KL7MF
- Formal meeting begins at 7 PM but all are welcome to join beginning at 6:30 PM for informal meet and greet.
- Club members will receive ZOOM sign-on info prior to the meeting.
- Interested visitors can receive sign-on information on the day of the meeting by an email link that will be provided here after 9:00 AM PDT.
- NEXT BOARD MEETING:
- Breakfasts are currently canceled. The Board meeting is over Zoom.
- OTHER ANNOUNCEMENTS:
- The Orange County ARC has some ham equipment for sale including an ICOM IC-701 HF Station and a Yaesu FT-301D station; both include numerous accessories. Click on For Sale in the menu to the left and select "W6ZE: the OCARC Sale…".
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, JT-65 and FT8 communications
- Digital voice communications (D-STAR, WinDRM, etc.)
- PACKET radio and APRS
- Just talking to other HAMs
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