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West Central Ohio Amateur Radio Association

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OFFICERS

President
Keith Burnette KB8GYB

Vice President
VACANT

Secretary
Geoff Brozny KD8GRN

Treasurer
Chuck Kimes W1CBK

Board Member
Jim Lewis N8UCL

COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Technical
Bill White WB4LAI

Emergency Operations
Bill White WB4LAI

Interference
Tyler Woodall KD8NVS

Membership
Lynden McIntyre N8RXL

Public Information (Newsletter)
Terry Lafferty W8WLW

Science and Education
John Cadwallader AD8DM

EXECUTIVE COUNCIL

Officers

Committee Chairs

Repeater system personnel

REPEATER - WC8OH

145.110MHz minus (67hz pl)
224.160MHz minus (no pl)

Communication System Trustee
Bill White WB4LAI

System Operation Manager
Shirley Roberts N8LX

NETS

Mondays, 2130
Shortwave & Scanner Information Net

Tuesdays, 1900
Dayton Veterans Administration Amateur Radio Club (W8DVA)

Wednesdays, 2000
Ohio District 3 ARES Training Net

1st & 3rd Saturdays, 2400
Saturday Night Roundtable

ECHOLINK MEMBER

EchoLink works across the Internet through a computer to any other member radio station.

To join Echolink and access our repeater:
1. Go to EchoLink
2. Click Download
3. Click EchoLinkSetup version-number.exe
4. Follow Installation Wizard instructions
5. Complete Validation process
6. Restart EchoLink
7. In the Tool Bar Click Station > Find
8. Enter WC8OH
9. In Search Results Double-Click WC8OH-R
10. Tap [space bar] to transmit and tap again to end transmission

Our repeater's implementation of EchoLink does not support your use of DTMF codes.


Meetings

All open to the public.

ALL MEETINGS VIA ZOOM ONLY UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!
Get invitation from Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info.

January

Third Monday - 1900

Schuster Conference Room, Kettering Medical Center, 3535 Southern Blvd., Dayton, OH 45429-1298.
Participate via Zoom. Get invitation from Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info.

February

Third Monday - 1900

Schuster Conference Room, Kettering Medical Center, 3535 Southern Blvd., Dayton, OH 45429-1298.
Participate via Zoom. Get invitation from Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info.

March

Third Monday - 1900

Schuster Conference Room, Kettering Medical Center, 3535 Southern Blvd., Dayton, OH 45429-1298.
Participate via Zoom. Get invitation from Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info.

April

Third Monday - 1900

Schuster Conference Room, Kettering Medical Center, 3535 Southern Blvd., Dayton, OH 45429-1298.
Participate via Zoom. Get invitation from Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info.

June

Third Monday - 1900

Schuster Conference Room, Kettering Medical Center, 3535 Southern Blvd., Dayton, OH 45429-1298.
Participate via Zoom. Get invitation from Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info.

ARRL Field Day - Search for WC8OH

July

No Meeeting

August

"Picnic Dinner"

Details from & RSVP to Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info

September

Third Monday - 1900

Schuster Conference Room, Kettering Medical Center, 3535 Southern Blvd., Dayton, OH 45429-1298.
Participate via Zoom. Get invitation from Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info.

October

Third Monday - 1900

Schuster Conference Room, Kettering Medical Center, 3535 Southern Blvd., Dayton, OH 45429-1298.
Participate via Zoom. Get invitation from Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info.

November

Third Monday - 1900

Schuster Conference Room, Kettering Medical Center, 3535 Southern Blvd., Dayton, OH 45429-1298.
Participate via Zoom. Get invitation from Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info.

December

Holidays Party

Details from & RSVP to Secretary - Email to call sign (see above) @wcoara.info