General Info: Serving Orange County in Southern CA for 85 years.
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Announcements: Last updated 11/27/2018.

  • The OCARC Christmas Dinner is scheduled for Friday evening, Dec 7. Details and a map are here. Make a dinner payment by PayPal here or see Page 3 of the November RF Newsletter.
  • Field Day Results are in. W6ZE finished in the top 20 overall. It was the club's 5th best performance ever. For details click on Field Day on the left.
  • The Latest Private Club Roster (October 2018) is available for members. You will find links to the rosters near the bottom of the Member Roster page linked at the left.
  • The next OCARC Breakfast/Board Meeting is scheduled for Saturday January 5th at 8 AM at Marie Callender's Restaurant, 1821 N. Grand Ave. (Between Santa Clara Ave. & 17th St.) in Santa Ana. All members and visitors are welcome.
  • The next OCARC General Meeting is scheduled for Friday January 18th at 7 PM. Visitors are welcome.

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.
  • 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 and 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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ARRLThe Orange County Amateur Radio Club; an A.R.R.L. affiliated club since 1934.

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This page last updated on December 3 2018
OCARC S-Mail: P.O. Box 3454, Tustin, CA 92781-3454

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