Serving Orange County in Southern CA

for over 90 years.

Announcements: Last updated: May 18th, 2024
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    • THE JUNE MEETING WILL BE HELD A WEEK EARLY due to Field Day occurring the same weekend as our normal meeting date.
    • Our guest speaker for June will be Sean Kutzko - KX9X, and the focus will be on our upcoming Field Day.
    • Interested on-line visitors can receive ZOOM sign-on information on the day of the meeting by an email link that will be provided here after 9:00 AM PDT.
    • The next board meeting will be held at the Streamliner Lounge & Café, 186 N. Atchinson St., (At the train station) off Chapman Ave. in Orange.
    • Members are requested to check their online roster listing as well as their private roster listing and . The private roster is available HERE.
    • We need a member to standup and fill our Activities Chairman position. No experience is needed, and you will receive all the support needed from the rest of the board. Contact: Ken or Joe .

Current Presentation: OCARC Holiday Party Dec. 9, 2023
held at Mimi's Café in Tustin. Attendace was 38 members and family.

90th Anniversary Presentation from the ARRL

Photo #1: The west table at the Holiday Party.

Photo #2: The east table at the Holiday Party

Photo #3: Arnie Shatz - N6HC presenting his talk on what it takes to be part of the team on a DX-pedition.

Photo #4: The 2024 board after receiving their new board club-badges. L-to-R: Nicholas Haban - AF6CF (President), Tim Millard - N6TMT (Secretary), Ken Konechy - W6HHC (Director at Large), AJ Ricci - KN6WNO (Publicity Chair), Corey Miller - KE6YHX (Membership Chair) Tim Goeppinger - N6GP (Treasurer) Janet Margelli - KL7MF (Vice President), Ron Mudry - W6WG (Technical Chair) and Joe Rodman - KM6SVV (Director at Large). Missing is our yet-to-be-selected Activities Chairman.

Photos #1 & #2 by Ken Konechy - W6HHC
Photo #3 by Tim Millard - N6TMT
Photo #4 by AJ Ricci.

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. The next:
  • 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

…and more.

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