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Emergency Communications • Re: Sample Comms Manual

March 21, 2018 NJMike 0

TRex2 wrote:Most civilian defense groups or others who need commo would be better served by army manuals created before 1990, as the army began around that time moving to gear that is not, and will never be, available to civilians. And they began rewr…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Sample Comms Manual

March 21, 2018 NJMike 0

TRex2 wrote:Most civilian defense groups or others who need commo would be better served by army manuals created before 1990, as the army began around that time moving to gear that is not, and will never be, available to civilians. And they began rewr…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Sample Comms Manual

March 21, 2018 TRex2 0

woodchipper518 wrote:I started winging it. Found and old army manual circa unknown. If it’s okay I’ll solicit advice via PMs. I have a draft due date of April 7th. I’ve never struggled making sh*t up. The group will have to tweak it. In the absence o…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radio Frequency List

March 19, 2018 NJMike 0

@Angie- I’m a Ham Newbie, and not familiar with this particular model, but I’d suggest trying a length of wire attached to the antenna (if you’ve ever wrapped aluminum foil on the end of a radio or TV antenna, that’s kind of what I’m talking about). A…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Sample Comms Manual

March 18, 2018 TRex2 0

If no one else gets back to you, and you still want to work on this,post again, and I will try to be of assistance. I just wrote one for another group, but their situation was different.Statistics: Posted by TRex2 — Sun Mar 18, 2018 6:38 pm

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Emergency Communications • Sample Comms Manual

March 15, 2018 woodchipper518 0

I am looking for an example of a communication manual /guide. This would be used to coordinate communicating with a group of people in the field and provide some process/procedure to folks sitting in the ‘chair’…manning the base station. Looking f…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radio Frequency List

March 14, 2018 angie_nrs 0

Thanks NJ Mike – The site makes you log in to print off the PDF’s. I tried to copy and paste to a flash drive and will try to print it off tomorrow. My county’s not that big or active so I can just write them in if I’m not able to print it off.I j…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radio Frequency List

March 12, 2018 NJMike 0

If you were searching for HF specific lists and got a 404 on an older website, you can try the wayback machine to pull up what may have been captured there.Here’s an example:https://web.archive.org/web/20130528053 … topHF.htmlStatistics: Posted by N…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radio Frequency List

March 12, 2018 NJMike 0

If you were searching for HF specific lists and got a 404 on an older website, you can try the wayback machine to pull up what may have been captured there.Here’s an example:https://web.archive.org/web/20130528053 … topHF.htmlStatistics: Posted by N…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radio Frequency List

March 12, 2018 NJMike 0

@Angie_nrs, what I did was use a retrieve by state, selected a county, and then cut and pasted into a Word document for printing. I have my state printed out and in a binder. Only later did I see the "Downloads and Reports" tab by county. …

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radio Frequency List

March 11, 2018 angie_nrs 0

Thanks HVACR. It looks like a comprehensive list at 64 pages long! However, I see on the NASCAR list they still have Dale Jarrett on there and he retired 10 years ago, so I’m not sure how recent/accurate some of these frequencies are. I still pri…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radio Frequency List

March 11, 2018 angie_nrs 0

Thanks HVACR. It looks like a comprehensive list at 64 pages long! However, I see on the NASCAR list they still have Dale Jarrett on there and he retired 10 years ago, so I’m not sure how recent/accurate some of these frequencies are. I still pri…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radio Frequency List

March 11, 2018 angie_nrs 0

Thanks HVACR. It looks like a comprehensive list at 64 pages long! However, I see on the NASCAR list they still have Dale Jarrett on there and he retired 10 years ago, so I’m not sure how recent/accurate some of these frequencies are. I still pri…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radio Frequency List

March 11, 2018 angie_nrs 0

Thanks HVACR. It looks like a comprehensive list at 64 pages long! However, I see on the NASCAR list they still have Dale Jarrett on there and he retired 10 years ago, so I’m not sure how recent/accurate some of these frequencies are. I still pri…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radio Frequency List

March 11, 2018 angie_nrs 0

Thanks HVACR. It looks like a comprehensive list at 64 pages long! However, I see on the NASCAR list they still have Dale Jarrett on there and he retired 10 years ago, so I’m not sure how recent/accurate some of these frequencies are. I still pri…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radios in BOBs …

February 25, 2018 NJMike 0

Yes. UV-5R with accessories in my vehicle. Eventually I’ll add a dedicated vehicle radio. The UV-5R, or a later upgrade, is intended to go with me if I leave the vehicle.Statistics: Posted by NJMike — Sun Feb 25, 2018 11:18 am

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radios in BOBs …

February 25, 2018 NJMike 0

Yes. UV-5R with accessories in my vehicle. Eventually I’ll add a dedicated vehicle radio. The UV-5R, or a later upgrade, is intended to go with me if I leave the vehicle.Statistics: Posted by NJMike — Sun Feb 25, 2018 11:18 am

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Emergency Communications • Re: Radios in BOBs …

February 23, 2018 Illini Warrior 0

ReadyMom wrote:Each of our bags have a small radio with earbuds and spare batteries. Do you have a radio in your bag? If so. What type? I’m reading the A.American series, again. He mentions taking his radio out of his bag and how it probably still wor…

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Emergency Communications • Radios in BOBs …

February 23, 2018 ReadyMom 0

Each of our bags have a small radio with earbuds and spare batteries. Do you have a radio in your bag? If so. What type? I’m reading the A.American series, again. He mentions taking his radio out of his bag and how it probably still works because it w…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Comms question

January 14, 2018 cauhape 0

A number people in our ham radio club have bought Chinese radios, and have had mixed results.If I can make broad generalizations, they don’t seem to have the same ease of use as the Japaneseradios do, the the quality control can be variable. If you’ve…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Comms question

January 14, 2018 cauhape 0

A number people in our ham radio club have bought Chinese radios, and have had mixed results.If I can make broad generalizations, they don’t seem to have the same ease of use as the Japaneseradios do, the the quality control can be variable. If you’ve…

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Emergency Communications • Re: Pass the Ham Test

January 13, 2018 cauhape 0

I will be teaching a class to prep people for the FCC Technician Class license test. The class will betaught in Carson CIty, Nevada, starting January 31st through April 11th.The advantage in having a regular class is you can get your questions answere…