Nets----Frequencies

 

RACES TRAINING NET

Monday Nights, 7:00 PM local time (EST) starting on the 147.210 MHz repeater, then alternating simplex frequency (odd/even day)

 

WR2ABA Repeater-Huntington,NY

147.210 MHz, input +600 kHz offset
136.5 PL encode/decode

 

2 Meter Simplex-Even Days

147.420 MHz fm

 

10 Meter Simplex-Odd Days

28.420 usb (+/-5 kHz)

 

Digital messages will be sent on one of our frequencies using Fldigi software

 

WA2PNU EastNet FlexNet

145.070 MHz Packet (0-15) Nodes
145.070 MHz BBS (-4) Node

 

Amateur Radio Emergency Service® (ARES) consists of FCC licensed amateur radio operators who have voluntarily registered their qualifications and equipment with their local ARES leadership, for communications duty in the public service when disaster strikes.  

We support Northwell Health Huntington Hospital and the  Great Cow Harbor 10K Run  in Northport, Long Island, NY.

 

Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES) is an organization of FCC licensed amateur radio operators who volunteer to provide radio communications for state and local governments during times of emergency. 

We serve the Town of Huntington, Suffolk County, New York.

How To Get Involved

 

A very basic overview is that we provide communication links throughout Huntington Town during events such as hurricanes and blizzards. Using amateur radio, messages are sent from the Town’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC), to key locations such as hospitals or shelters throughout Huntington.

 

Net Control broadcasts local information for FCC licensed amateur radio operators to forward to other radio operators, family and neighbors within the Town. These messages include latest press releases concerning Town services from the Huntington Town Supervisor. Radio operators in the field report back power outages, downed trees, impassable roads, flooding, and any disruptions in landline, cell phone, Cablevision or Fios service.

 

To get involved, do the 5 steps listed below:

 

Step 1

Have a valid FCC amateur radio license, with a fixed station at your home QTH. 

 

Step 2

Live in the Town of Huntington, NY area (north-western Suffolk County).

 

Step 3

Check into our weekly Training Net, Monday 7:00pm local, announcing on 147.210 repeater.

 

Step 4

Complete the four FEMA online courses shown below (one time).

 

 

Step 5

Contact the Emergency Coordinator/Radio Officer for more information

 

ARES/RACES News

 

Updated Sept 06 2018
 

Net Control for Sept 2018

 

Week 1        Sept  03    Scott  AC2FV (**No net -Labor Day)         Suffolk County- No Net

Week 2        Sept  10    Jonathan KC2PBE                                    Suffolk County-Babylon

Week 3        Sept  17    John   KD2LKN (**Scott to cover)             Suffolk County-Huntington (**AC2FV Net Control)

Week 4        Sept  24    Rich   W2TMA                                           Suffolk County-Islip

Week 5         N/A          Steve  N2PQJ                                            Suffolk County-N/A

 

 

 

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Support the Larkfield Amateur Radio Club (LARC) 

http://www.larkfield.org/

We encourage our members to join and support the Larkfield Amateur Radio Club. While membership to LARC is not mandatory, it is only proper that we should support the club with our dues. Our nets depend on equipment maintained by LARC. The Huntington ARES/RACES group makes up a large portion of the LARC monthly meetings. 

Your purchases from Amazon generate donations to LARC, a 501c3 entity (public charity organization).  Instead of going to ‘amazon.com’ go to ‘smile.amazon.com’. 

At the top of the page click on "supporting", type in "Larkfield Amateur Radio Club Inc"

Amazon will donate 1/2 percent of the cost of your items to the club. Thank You.

 

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