OARS, the Olympia Amateur Radio Society, is an ARRL special services club dedicated to promoting and supporting Amateur Radio in the Olympia Washington area as well as all of Thurston County.





Until further notice the OARS weekly schedule will be the following:
Tuesdays -- Zoom 216-944-109, starts at 7:30 pm with talk on repeaters (be sure to mute your Zoom input).
Monthly Meeting every 3rd Wednesday -- Zoom 435-905-935 Password 147360, starts at 7:00 pm but no talk on the repeaters.
Contact Bruce WA7BAM or Lee KI7SS if there are any questions or issues.

Testing will happen second Wednesday each month at the Alpine Hills Community Park at the intersection of Westhill Dr SW and Northill Dr SW. Remember you need a federal registration number available for free on the FCC website. Also remember to dress for the weather since we are in an open picnic shelter. Candidate numbers have increased so testing is starting at 5 pm to accommodate everyone. Follow this link for more information:
http://oars-ve.duckdns.org/

OARS Repeaters operate on the following frequencies:
147.36 MHz(+) (PL 103.5 on TX output only)
224.46 MHz(-) (PL 103.5)
441.40 MHz(+) (PL 103.5)

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Are you looking for more information?  Try the links on the right side of this page.  There you can find the OARS Calendar, Upcoming events,...

Monday, April 23, 2018

OARS Logo

I have created a new OARS logo, let me know what you think.  This is not the "Official" logo, just a concept or idea waiting for approval of the membership. - w7plc@arrl.net

Smaller version

Monday, April 9, 2018

ElmerCQ.com

ElmerCQ.com is gone.
No announcement, it is simply no longer there.  We must fill this gap locally with our own Elmers.  I had signed up to be an Elmer and I will still help any ham when and where I can.  Please join me and make this hobby fun for everyone.
Phil Cornell W7PLC, w7plc@arrl.net

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