K3WS Serves The Amateur Community as:
The ARES Emergency Coordinator / EC for Cambria County, PA
Cambria County ARES and RACES/ACS operations are conducted on the 145.210 Repeater PL 123 Callsign KC3DES AllStar Node Number 27355 ( owned and operated by Cambria County, PA DES ) Also connected to the county repeater is EchoLink Node Number 349035 Callsign KC3DES-R The CAMBRIA RADIO CLUB WA3WGN serves as the Cambria County ARES home club and is located in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. http://www.cambriaradio.com
An Extra Class Volunteer Examiner / VE
The host of EchoLink Node Number 377672 Callsign K3WS-L connected to the WA3WGN Repeater 146.940 - PL 123 owned and operated by the ( http://www.cambriaradio.com/) CAMBRIA RADIO CLUB Johnstown, Pennsylvania.
The K3WS repeater is host of EchoLink Node Number 377673 Callsign K3WS-R and AllStar Node Number 27348.
I WORK HF REMOTE WHEN I AM ON TRAVEL from a computer or the Apple iPhone.==============================================
ARRL Active Member (2007 - 2011)
K3WS is a Life Member of The Old Buzzard's Radio Club as #584. Operating Daily at 1330 UTC (9:30 AM Eastern) on 3.905.00 LSB. Saturday 1330 UTC on 3.904.00
Became Rooster Number 1253 on November 1, 2008 http://www.roosternet.org 3.990 Monday - Friday about 6AM Eastern.
Blue Knob Repeater Association Member (2008-2011) http://www.bkra.info/ The BKRA currently operates four FM amateur radio repeaters, (3) 70cm and (1) 2m in Blair, Bedford, and Huntingdon counties in South Central Pennsylvania. 2m - KB3KWD, "Blue Knob" - 147.150 (+) PL® 167.9Hz Officers: President: Jeff Blake ( KB3FML now N8PSU ) Vice-President: Dave Love ( NU3T ) Secretary: Jerry Cox ( NR3T ) Treasurer: Travis Lunglhofer ( KB3FMK )
President and Trustee of the CAMBRIA RADIO CLUB http://www.cambriaradio.com/ The CRC is also the current home of the Cambria County, PA ARES operations.
Horseshoe Amateur Radio Club Member (2007 - 2010) http://www.harc1.org/
EASTCARS Number 30221
10-10 Number 75112 August 12, 2008
OMISS Number 5933
Somerset County Amateur Radio Club Member (2007) http://www.k3smt.org/
The Green Mountain Repeater Association Member (2007 - 2011) PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY. http://www.gmra-md.org
MY AMATEUR RADIO OPERATIONS: ++++++++++
I spend a lot of time working HF from the shack and Mobile using a Kenwood TS-480HX. At the shack I use an IMAX 2000 for 6m - 15m, G5RV for 6m-80m and in the mobile I use various Hustler resonators on 24" masts operating 2 bands or 3 with the plate.
I am the Host of HF remote base stations on PA and MD.
WHERE YOU MAY FIND ME: ++++++++++
You will find me on our new wide area linking system on node number 27245 146.560S PL 167.9 College Park, MD, 27701 K3WS 442.900 PL 167.9 ARES/ACS Repeater Washington, DC, 27702 146.565 Simplex PL 123.0 Washington, DC. Please visit http://www.wanrepeater.net for a lot more detail.
Some of my favorite QSO's.....
K3RRA, N3LAD, N8PSU, ZL2MAT - W2IK/WTC/911 - PA0GMW - AH7Y - W9USX - KH7Y - W6VY - KB3IFH - WA7HYD - W9KB - VE3CX - K7EG - J69DS - K0ARY/VP9 - W1MD - KC9JUR -C6ANM - 4M5IR - 9A4KW - XE2MX - G0EVY ///