The Titusville Amateur Radio Club

Brevard County, Florida, USA

K4KSC

Titusville,   FL
USA   32781-0073


A Disaster Preparedness Organization

as defined by FEMA


The Titusville amateur Radio Club

is affiliated with

Amateur Radio Emergency Service ARES

The City of Titusville Emergency Management


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Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service RACES

Brevard Emergency Amateur Radio Service BEARS

and

Brevard County Emergency Management




🌀  Hurricane Season Ends November 30



Eating Meeting Thursday 5 PM

New York New York

5401 Riveredge Dr.

East off of US 1 South of SR 50



CLUB MEETINGS

Club meeting location is

19 N Washington Av.

US 1 North bound

Enter off of Garden St.

Christmas Party

Thursday Dec 13. 2018
6:00 PM
Dixie Crossroads
This year we will eating off of the menu.
Call Sherry to make a reserveration.
KU4ZO@CFL.RR.COM or 321-543-8487
There is a $1.00 reservation fee that will be used for a door prize.
Don't forget to bring a can or box of food that will go to the
North Brevard Charties to feed the less fortunate.

Club Meeting Janurary 22 2019

Club Meeting Feburary 26 2019

Club Meeting March 26 2019

Club Meeting April 23 2019

Club Meeting May 28 2019

Club Meeting June 25 2019

Club Meeting July 23 2019

Club Meeting August 27 2019

Club Meeting September 24 2019

Pot Luck Dinner October 22 2019

Tailgate March 30, 2019

see directions below.



TARC Field Training Event June 22 & 23, 2019

Fox Lake Park

DIRECTIONS

Exit I 95 at SR 50 Exit 215

Turn East towards Titusville

Turn Left on SR 405

Go North about 2 miles

Turn Left on Fox Lake Road

Overnight camping is permitted.

Bring your own electricity.

Water is available, bring a "Y" adapter

and plenty of hose.

Camper setup starting Friday afternoon.

Park on the North side.

the one and only water connection

is on the South side.

Allow room for parking and antenna tower parking.

Enjoy Field Day


Upcomming Hamfests


Fort Myres, Florida

Fort Myres Amateur Radio Club

1/18/2019


Orlando Hamcation

Orlando Florida

2/08/2019 2/10/2019


Stuart Florida Hamfest

Martin County Amateur Radio Assn.

3/16/2019


Titusville FREE Tailgate

Titusville Florida

03/30/2019




Club Repeaters

146.910 MHz Tone 107.2

146.970 MHz Tone 107.2

146.775 MHz Tone 100.0


Featured Repeaters

224.120 MHz Tone 107.2 Hz.

444.675 MHz Color Code 3




The Titusville and Cocoa DMR Repeaters

are linked on Talk Group 316274

(What is a Tone or CTCSS)


TARC@TitusvilleARC.Org



Practice Exams
Orlando Hamfest Testing Link

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WX (Weather) Links

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Hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30 of each year.

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Melbourne Doppler Weather Radar
Titusville Weather Forcast
Hurricane Names

Club Meetings:

4th Tuesday of each month at 1900 local time.
Monthly meetings held 7pm-9pm on the 4th Tuesday
of each month at the Titusville Masonic Lodge.


Meeting Address:
Titusville Masonic Lodge
19 N Washington Ave (Click address for map)
Titusville, FL 32796








American Radio Relay League
    FEMA courses, ICS Course List
    Marked Courses are requested by Served Agencies. There is no cost to take them.
  • IS-100.b, Introduction to the Incident Command System
  • IS-200.b, ICS for Single Recources and Initial Action Incidents
  • IS-250, Emergency Support Function 15 External Affairs: A new Approach to Emergency Communications and Information Distribution
  • IS-288, Role of Voluntary Agencies in Emergency Management
  • IS-700a, National Incident Management System (NIMS), An Introduction
  • IS-800b, National Response Plan, An Introduction
  • IS-802, Emergency Support Functions Communications
    ARRL Emergency Communications Courses
  • EC-001 Introduction to Emergency Communications click on the '+' sign
  • The above course is a replacement for the previous 3 levels of coursework.
  • Make sure you complete the prerequisite courses required before beginning EC-100 (see FEMA training above)
    Postion Task Books (PTB), National Wildfire Coordinating Group
  • J-158, Radio operator (RADO)
  • J-257, Incident Communications Center Manager (INCM)

The FEMA courses are now required for hams responding to disasters outside their local community (and everyone should take ICS-100). They are Internet Correspondence Courses that can be taken at home, with on-line testing. They are free, and FEMA issues a Certificate that you can download and print following the successful completion of the exam.

FEMA ICSForms

Brevard County Background Check Form

CLUB NETS FREQUENCY DAY/TIME (LOCALocal)
Mosquito Net: 28.333 MHz USBWednesday, 19:00
VIP Net: 146.970 MHz
(Tone 107.2)
Thursday, 19:00
OTHER LOCAL NETS FREQUENCY DAY/TIME (LOCAL)
Central Brevard
ATV Net:
146.940 MHzMonday, 19:00
Florida 2 Meter
SSB Net:
144.210 MHzMonday, 19:00
Central Brevard
ARES/RACES Net:
147.135 MHzWednesday, 19:30
IRARC
ARES/RACES Net:
145.370 MHz
(156.3 tone)
Wednesday, 19:15



Club Repeaters are open to all licensed amateurs:

  • 146.910- MHz K4KSC
    Tone: 107.2 Hz.
    Output Power: 80 Watts
    Antenna approximately 100 ft above ground level at 6 dBd
    Location: S. Titusville
    Trustee- Jan Ferguson

  • 146.970- MHz K4KSC
    Tone: 107.2 Hz.
    Output Power: 80 Watts
    Antenna approximately 165 ft above ground level at 6 dBd
    Location: N. Titusville
    Trustee- Jan Ferguson

  • 146.775- MHz K4KSC
    Tone: 100.0 Hz.
    Output Power: 80 Watts
    Antenna approximately 105 ft above ground level at 6 dBd
    Location: Aurantia, FL (Hog Valley)
    Trustee- Jan Ferguson

  • 444.675- MHz K4DJN
    CC 3
    Output Power: 25 Watts
    Antenna approximately 165 ft above ground level at 9 dB South
    Location:N. Titusville
    Trustee- Chris Durso

Current Officers:

  • President - Jan Ferguson W4REN
  • Vice President - Paul Fee N6YCC
  • Secretary - Sherry Ferguson KU4ZO
  • Treasurer - Dave Mclean WB4SIG
  • Directors - Lou Sperry W6LOU, Betty Sperry KK4BID, Derrick Roberts KJ4UFX, Donald Spade N1DES


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Commercial and Ham Radio Exams:

FCC Exams are held anytime convenient to both the applicant and the volunteer examiners.
For information on exams, and directions contact: Sherry Ferguson - KU4ZO at 321-543-8487.

You should probably study up or at least (for Ham Radio) take the practice exams online (and perhaps more practice exams and even another) before then.

For Commercial Exams you might like to visit the following site. W5YI before testing.



Regular Club and Local Events:

  • Thursday Night "Eyeball QSO's" at local restaurants
  • Currently meeting at New York New York 5401 Riveredge Dr. Titusville
  • Mosquito Net Tailgate March 30, 2019 Fox Lake Park
  • Amateur Radio Field Training Event June 22 & 23, 2019 Fox Lake Park
  • The public is welcome to all club events

Other information of interest to local hams:

Other radio clubs in the area:



Email comments to: TARC@TitusvilleARC.Org
or the Webmaster
Last updated:11/01/2018 2333 EDT

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For more information contact

Jan Ferguson W4REN@AOL.COM

321-298-4693 Cell



Sherry Ferguson KU4ZO@CFL.RR.COM

321-543-8487 Cell