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The Orange Co. Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES)

meets the first Friday of the month at 6:30PM at the

Orange American Red Cross facility located at 3901 IH-10 East in Orange, Texas.

All Hams are invited.


There is an ARES training Net each Monday at 6:30PM on the 147.180(+) repeater.

All Hams are invited.



Click here for information for Contacts, Emergencies, Nets and questions.








 ARES Net and Emergency Frequencies

BD14830_ VHF Primary Repeater - 147.180 mHz +600 w/PL 103.5Hz (W5ND) Orange, TX

Weekly ARES net is each Monday at 6:30PM on 147.180 repeater.

BD14830_VHF Secondary (backup) Repeater - 147.060 mHz +600 w/PL 210.7Hz (AA5P)

Orange, TX @ Vidor Tower in Vidor, Texas

BD14830_ VHF Primary Simplex - 147.420 mHz no tone

BD14830_ VHF Secondary (backup) Simplex - 147.440 mHz no tone