Next club meeting 

Will be held at 7:00 PM on Wednesday May 17, 2023 at the ODC.  NOTE: nonstandard date!

Schedule of Upcoming Events

Club Breakfast every second Saturday of the month at the CADET Restaurant (note new location) at 9AM.  (next one is 06.10.23)

Breezeshooters Ham Fest

Sunday, June 4th, Butler Farm Show Ground

2023 Baker Trail Ultra

August 26th, 2023

volunteer signup link

Summer Field Day, visitors welcome

Outdoor Discovery Center, June 25-26, 2023

Ford City 5K Race, Saturday, July 1st

Radio operators needed

License Testing Session

ACCL, 7.15.2023

FAWA Corn Roast

Outdoor Discovery Center, Sunday August 19, 2023

Ford City Labor Day Parade

Watch for Details on date and time

Parks On the Air is an enjoyable way to work HF for everyone for information and spots

Antenna Moving Party September 2020

Regular Nets

Western Pennsylvania Phone Traffic Net (NTS)

daily at 5:30pm local time on 3.918khz.

Pennsylvania CW Traffic Net (NTS)

daily at 7:00pm local time on 3.585khz


2M Public Service Net Mondays @ 7:30pm (145.410 MHz)

Our Backup Repeater is 146.970 MHz with a 131.8 PL Tone

2M SkyWarn Net as weather conditions require (145.410 MHz)



Pittsburgh Area VHF Simplex Net on the first Friday of each month at 9pm on 146.520 FM 


75M Net, last Monday of the month immediately following the 2M net on 3.983kHz

Western Pa. DMR Net - Wednesdays at 7:30pm - DMR talkgroup 31422

2M Simplex Net Friday Oct 7th, 9PM 146.52 - more details to follow

Western area PEMA ACS/RACES Net Sunday mornings 9:00am on 3.990.5 khz

County Simplex Frequency


Our Repeaters

2-meter  145.410- 173.8 PL

70cm - 440 443.975+ 173.8 PL

FCC License Testing Dates


Tests are scheduled for 2PM at the Armstrong Center for Community Learning.  Walk-ins welcome.

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