ARES Skills Inventory

ARES Skills Inventory
ARES skills inventory, be as honest as possible.  Fill out and give to Glen, N6HEW.

Disaster First-Aid Kit

First-aid checklist
Good for any go-kit or to keep in your vehicle.  Recommended by:
Gregg & Marie Attarian, R.N.

Ultimate Guide to Disaster Preparedness on a Budget

Disaster preparedness on a budget
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has found that 61 percent of surveyed Americans have not created or practiced an emergency plan, while 80 percent of Americans live in counties that have experienced natural disasters. Not having an emergency plan might mean losing a loved one or pet.

Amateur Radio and Emergency Communications

How and When to Use Ham Radio
Disasters in remote places have historically involved amateur radio operators. These “hams” have stepped in to provide assistance when other forms of communication fail.

CSV Files for CHIRP

CHIRP CSV file for local repeaters
Import through CHIRP, no need to re-write the list yourself.

CARP Standard Frequency list
Use this to re-program your radio quickly to support CARP events.

Organizations and nets

San Joaquin Net list
This list is growing and updated by K6OGR.
Any contributions are welcome –
**Updated 30 July 2018**

ARES Connect

Signing up for ARES Connect
Get local ARES members signed up quickly and easily. It takes approximately 10 minutes to complete the profile.
***NOTE: The username MUST be the member’s call sign in all CAPITAL LETTERS.***

Getting into ARES Connect
This will get you started with using ARES Connect on a regular basis. It is suggested that you check the site at least twice a month.

SO2Rduino Project

I’ve run across this as I have been searching for a Single Operator Two Radio control box.

Here is the article explaining the project.
Here is the support material for the project.