Loma Prieta Amateur Radio Club

Serving the Los Gatos Mountains community with emphasis on emergency preparedness and response

AB6VS 440.550MHz+       AE6KE 146.835MHz-      KC6TYG 440.650MHz+     all with CTCSS 94.8

Net control volunteers 

  • 9-12.   John
  • 9-19   Penny
  • 9-26.   Bert
  • 10-3   Dan

  • Monthly meetings

    Club meetings are normally held the first Thursday of each month at CAL FIRE's Burrell Forest Fire Station (25050 Highland Way). Meetings start at 7:00 PM and usually last about an hour.

    Weekly nets
    The LPARC ARES & club net is conducted each Tuesday at 7:15PM on the AB6VS & AE6KE repeaters. The Santa Cruz County ARES net is conducted each Tuesday at 7:30PM on W6WLS & KI6FKX. Complete information is available from the Santa Cruz County ARES web pages.


    • Contact bbailey@stellarsolutions.com for information on license classes.

    Santa Clara County ARES/RACES training schedule

    • Aug 19 1400-1600 S Clara Co ARES/RACES Armchair Exercise.
    • Sep 14-15 S Clara Co EOC exercise
      • Sept 14 (0800-1200) Primary County EOC communicates with facilities such as police, fire, PG&E, etc., and city EOCs. We will activate our EOC and send messages.
      • Sept 15 (0900-1500) Backup County EOC communicates with same as above. We will send/receive messages then shut down.
    • Oct 14 A remote location drill at Ed Levin Park in Milpitas. A field exercise to operate on deployment with what we brought with us only.