Site updated: Nov 27, 2022
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Alachua Cty Vol. IPP
2021 FIELD DAY
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Alachua Cty Vol. IPP
Florida Baptist Disaster Relief Information
North Florida Amateur Radio Club
created to support Alachua County ARES(R)
VAR-AC now offers fascinating broadcast modes on HF and VHF - and file and email transfer. Obviously competing effectively with AX.25 systems!
Great opportunities for communications volunteers.
Saturday LabNLunch -- big progress made by many in fixing problems, learning techniques, building new radio assets. No way I could get them all in photos -- too much happening simultaneously all over the 1st floor!
The group worked for aboutt four hours on a slew of different projects!
Minutes from our Hurricane Nicole Meeting!
Alachua County Approved Volunteer Communications Plan
Approved Nov 9 2022, as amended.
NFL Section Hurricane Nicole IAP
Bibliography Document 2022
(Note: Hold down LEFT SHIFT KEY while "reloading" document to force acquisition of most recent copy of the rapidly updating document.)
Requested document by the EOC to list what we trained, taught, built, served just so far this year! We've been BUSY!!
TECH NITE TALK on AX.25/VARA (Part One)
If you weren't able to join us for this talk, you might wish to review this.
BEATY TOWER GARC2 (W4DFU-8) UP AND RUNNING!!
Hooray Earl, Susan & Jon!!!
Digipeater Coverage for East Alachua County Returns!
We are a DYNAMIC and VIBRANT amateur radio club involved in almost every aspect of this incredibly fun hobby, teaching and training as many people as we can, both to benefit them and to increase support for serving our Community through backup radio communications in times of need.
(Ongoing updates: refresh your browser to get latest version)
List of options to gain data techniques:
Sound Card Options - 2022
Page to go to to find the way to turn in the 214's:
because my attempt at creating a direct link didn't work...
THANKS SO MUCH TO OUR WONDERFUL VOLUNTEERS!!!
ARES(R) Planning for Hurricane IAN
All-Florida ARES(R) Taskbook for All
Taskbook Specific for Alachua County Badged Volunteers
Lorilyn's MORSE CODE Practice for Middle School Students is going WELL! It is fascinating to see their interest in this unique skill.
NEW FORM TO REPORT YOUR VOLUNTEERISM
VOLUNTEERISM REPORTING FORM
(This link is also now in the LEFT COLUMN
<----- over THERE
and you can find it there long after this little blurb here in the center column
If you would like to join, please send me an email ([email protected]) and I'll send you out an "invitation."
Email to subscribe yourself: [email protected]
If YOU would like to be qualified to serve our local County in communications in times of need, look at the requirements https://qsl.net/nf4rc/WelcomeToAlachuaCountyARES.pdf There are plenty of other ways to serve, but this gets you built into the County Response.
Leadership in our group is SERVANTHOOD
FCC Licensed Club Callsign:
have plenty of wood forms if you need one already cut and screwed
Our two digital antennas at base of Beatty Towers antenna installation. W4DFU-7/8/9
Art on top of Beatty Towers (164' up!)