Field Day 2021 Press Release

For Immediate Release For additional information contact: Ann Bruun K5AEB 918 231 0301 / Mark Adams WA5MA 918 845 7606 /   “Who ya’ gonna call? The Tulsa Amateur Radio Club’s Radio Hams!” Public Demo of Emergency Communications June 26, 2021 Tulsa, OK June 1, 2021 – Despite the Internet, cell phones, email and modern communications, every year whole regions find themselves in the dark. Tornadoes, fires, storms, ice and even the occasional cutting of fiber optic cables leave people without the means to communicate. In these cases, the one consistent service that has never failed has been […]

June 3 NTS NET Recap

The first meeting of the Superlink Traffic net was successful held and we had 17 check-ins, 1 piece of traffic was holding to go out, but we had no takers to handle that traffic. Which is to be expected on the first net. Net participants asked a number of good questions and I did my best with answers. I also did some presentation on what the NTS is about and when it might be used. I also talked about my Field Day plans for handling traffic from Chandler Park as part of the TARC group. Paul KB5ANX checked in and […]

6.1.2021 – Informal Net Follow-up

Thanks to all those who checked in with us tonight! Lots of new hams and favorites checked in this evening. Total of 33 on the net this evening! N5TWB – Gave an update on the Tulsa Tough event coming up on 6/12-13. Phone calls have been happening, info and more maps are coming soon. APRS are from our friends at the TRO and the radios are provided by the TARC. Please don’t hesitate to reach out if you can help as afternoons and extra’s aren’t a bad thing! N5TWB Email K5AEB – Ann gave us a quick update on Field […]

TARC T Shirts now available

Attached are pictures of the TARC T shirt that is now available. These are good quality T shirts and are pre-shrunk. As you can see, the club logo is on the back and the same logo is on the front with your callsign in the middle. I am wearing an XL T shirt. I’m 6’2″ tall and weigh about 215 lbs. (hopefully that’ll help you choose a size). Cost is $20.00. Payment is due when you pick up the shirt and they should be available by the next club meeting on June 15th. Please send an email to with your […]

TARC Weekly Net 5/25

The next TARC weekly net is Tuesday, May 25th at 8:00 PM on the 443.850 repeater system. We’re averaging 25 check ins and our topics of conversation over the next few weeks will be Field Day, the National Traffic System and portable operations (think POTA, SOTA, Field Day, Satellites). Of course, we always have time for open discussion and any questions you may have.

5.18 Informal Net Follow-up

Thanks to all those stations who jumped on to say hello and for waiting for a late start due to the first ever meeting! One correction from this evening. The 5/22 date for the TARC tulsa tough test has been pushed.. Don’t quote me on that part, but do expect an update closer to the bike race. The discussion for tonight was to discuss any topic and Field Day! W5GGW gave a quick info piece about field day and some things to expect and see.. Expect to see some information coming soon about location, Gota, NTS, and maybe some BBQ..?? […]

The TARC 5/18 Meeting is on!

QST, QST,QST!!! We’ve been watching the weather radar and it appears that the rain will skirt to the east of Tulsa. The in person meeting is a go at 7:00 PM! We’ll leave the trailer in storage until the June meeting. I will be monitoring the 145.110 repeater.

May 18th Meeting Announcement

QST, QST, QST, The Tulsa Amateur Radio Club has been given approval to meet in the Keplinger North parking lot at the University of Tulsa. This includes our May 18th, June and July meetings. The TARC Comm trailer will be there at 6:00 PM and the meeting starts at 7:00 PM. Please go to the TARC website at, Events, TARC Events and scroll down to the TARC Monthly Meeting to find a map. Talk in will be the 145.110 repeater. See you there!

TARC Weekly Net 5.11

The Tulsa Amateur Radio Club weekly net is Tuesday, May 11th at 8:00 PM on the 443.850 repeater. This week Paul Young, KE5EHM will be discussing the Copland Classic bike ride and we’re going to discuss what you want to see and do for TARC Field Day 2021. The new and improved TARC website is up and running and if you haven’t already checked it out you can do so at Take a look before Tuesday and let us know what you think. Any input will be appreciated. The TARC website is designed for you!

5.4 Informal Net Follow-up

All, I thought I would do my best to write down some of the things that were discussed OTA on the net. DATES 5.15- TRO Copland Classic 5.18 – TARC Meeting @ TU 5.22 – Tulsa Tough Practice RUN ?? 6.13 – Tulsa Tough Event 6.26 – Field Day Bart had a discussion about the upcoming bike event and hoping that we will pick a time on 5.22 to discuss and run through all the hardware and bits and pieces for those new and returning SAG drivers. There is an opportunity to go visit the Copland Classic on 5.15. He […]