Steubenville-Weirton Amateur Radio Club currently operates one
weekly General net and encourages participation
in a bi-weekly informal net..
listed are in the local time currently in effect - EST/EDT)
NOTE: Since the 146.66/06 MHz W8DIIJ repeater
provides the best coverage, all SWARC club and net activities will be handled
on that machine!
Net control varies; a group of scheduled net control operators handles the net
control duties on a rotating schedule.
"SWARC Sunday Night" Weekly informational net.
Every Sunday evening at 8:00 PM. (Duration is typically 15-30 minutes.)
147.66/06 MHz WD8IIJ repeater (PL 114.8 Hz).
of this net is to serve as an informational net for amateur operators within
the range of the repeater. A list of check-ins will be recorded, and
you will also have the opportunity to make general comments, give a report, or make any
announcements you deem appropriate. Checkins with "No Comment" are
also welcomed. Those stations not able to check in over the air, via
RF, are encouraged to check in via the N9GD-R EchoLink node.
Net (on 2nd/4th/5th Wednesdays)
There is no set net control - This is an informal net in which all SWARC
members (as well as non-members) are encouraged to meet on the air on the
.06 repeater on those "off" Wednesdays when no regular club meeting is
scheduled or held.
General discussion, informal net, with topics to be determined by those who join in.
Every second and fourth (and possibly fifth) Wednesday evenings at 8:00 PM. (Duration is
determined by the interest of the stations involved).
Frequency is 147.66/06 MHz WD8IIJ repeater (PL 114.8 Hz).
of this net is for club members to participate in a general, informal net to
provide on-the-air activity when no regular club meetings are scheduled or
Topics will be determined by those participating and will be general and
varied in nature.