Even though the 147.240 (+600 kHz – 123.0 Hz tone) repeater is having severe problems with receiving, we will hold the Volusia ARES net on the repeater tonight. Please use high power and (if you have one) a directional antenna pointed at the repeater site, which is near the Volusia County Emergency Operations Center, when you attempt to check into the net.
Stations that can hit the repeater should check into the net via RF. Stations that cannot hit the repeater should monitor the frequency and send Emergency Coordinator James Lea (firstname.lastname@example.org) an email letting us know that you participated in the net.
The Deland Elks Lodge has a paying customer on Saturday and the Volusia County Fire Training Center has reopened, so we are moving the Volusia ARES meetings back to the Fire Training Center! Here is a link to the Google … Read more