Welcome to the K5EOK
Edmond Amateur Radio Society
(EARS) Website!

Formed in 1957, the Edmond Amateur Radio Society is a full-service amateur radio club. We assist our community with emergency and weather nets, as well as parade staging and communication. We conduct licensing classes and technical workshops, and actively participate in HF operations such as Field Day and special events. We run weekly nets on VHF/UHF and HF and have numerous social events throughout the year. For more information, please check out our About Us tab.
Our board meetings are held at 7:00 PM on the second Tuesday of each month at the Edmond Community Center, 28 E. Main St., Edmond, OK 73034. See Map

We encourage you to come participate in our monthly meetings, which are open to all, including non-members.
You can contact us by email: k5eok@k5eok.org

HF Report

Read the latest HF Report posted every Monday afternoon by Dick Rouse, KE5TGZ.

Monday Night Information Net

Check in on 147.135+ and 443.425+ at 8 pm for the latest information. The live broadcast is currently down.antenna1 small

The Route 66 10 meter HF Net is an informal net conducted each Monday evening on 28.390 USB, Alternate: 28.410 USB
Route 66 10 meter HF NET immediately following the 2 meter Information net at approximately 8:30 PM. Get your kicks on 10 meters!

EARS News and Updates

EARS Repeater Policies and Procedures

All EARS members and other hams are required to abide by the EARS Repeater Policies and Procedures when using the EARS repeaters.
Please read the EARS Repeater Policies and Procedures in order to avoid improper transmissions.

EARS Donations

If you would like to make a donation to the club to support our Field Day efforts you can now do so with PayPal!
Thank you for your donation!


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W5RLW Tailgate this Saturday!

Free Admission, free parking, free coffee & donuts, free bottled water.

Edmond Electronics Consignment Store is hosting another summertime tailgate/swapmeet.
Located in rear parking lot of 332 west 33rd, in south Edmond, Okla. 73013 about one and one half blocks just west of south Broadway, located in the rear parking lot of "R.L.Williams Co." near the Edmond Water tower.

You may bring a small folding table to display your amateur radio items. No excess equipment may be left behind.
Thank you for your help.

The Consignment Store is now online at: https://www.edmondelectronics.com/
You may contact Bob, w5rlw@hotmail.com or phone 405-475-2810, Mon- Fri 8-12: noon
Tailgate info contact: Jerry, n5knu@hotmail.com 405-875-5819

If calling for tailgate info, please leave a call sign, OR, mention "TAILGATE"

Thanks in advance.
73's de n5knu

Wireman from Mustang may be there as well!

LibertyFest 2019

LibertyFest signup sheet

Rodeo Day 1 Friday June 28 4:30 PM to 11:00 PM

Car Show Saturday June 29 7:00 AM TO 2:00 PM

Rodeo Day 2 Saturday June 29 4:30 PM to 11:00 PM

Taste of Edmond Sunday June 30 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Parade Thursday July 4 6:00 AM to Noon

Park Fest Thursday July 4 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Fireworks Thursday July 4 5:00 PM (show start 9:00)

All Ham Dinner September 19, 2019 6:00 pm

2018 Ham Of The Year - Frank Tassone, II, KE5KQL

For his devoted service as EARS Board Member, CORA representative, tireless efforts planning & coordinating Liberty Fest activities, UCO Homecoming, and other parades. We are honored to award Frankie as the Ham of the Year. Congratulations to Frank Tassone, II, KE5QL, EARS Ham of the Year for 2018!

Allen and Bertha Watson Scholarship

Congratulations to Sarah Olson, KF5GTB of Eufaula, OK, the 2018 Allen and Bertha Watson Scholarship recipient!

Field Day News Articles

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Experience amateur radio in Edmond on Saturday and Sunday

EARS in the Edmond Sun

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From QRZ.COM: Amateur Radio Superstation - K3LR

The Next 30 Days

For a complete list of our board meetings and events, please check our calendar.

August 3, 2019 - Edmond Siren Test
Noon in the City of Edmond
If you would like to volunteer for the siren test, contact Clay, WA6LBU at sirens@k5eok.org.
Roll call will start at 11:30 am

Please join us for lunch at Johnnie's on 33rd after the test.

August 3, 2019 - V.E. Test Session
9:30 am at Edmond Downtown Community Center, 28 E. Main St., Room 219

The V.E. test session will be held at the Downtown Community Center located at Main & Littler in Edmond.
Testing starts in Room 219 at 9:30 A.M. RSVP HERE FOR TESTING PLEASE! We will accept walk-ins. If no one RSVPs for testing however no test session will be held.

Got questions? Click on the RSVP link for answers.
Contact Ralph Turner by email: vetesting@k5eok.org

Exam Fee: $15.00
Bring a copy of your current license to give to the V.E.s
Bring a photo ID & a copy of it
Bring any CSCE's showing credit for any tests taken recently
August 13, 2019 - Board Meeting
7:00 PM at the Edmond Downtown Community Center, 28 E. Main St.
The EARS Board of Directors monthly meeting will be held in the Edmond Community Center. Go in the north doors and check the events glass display for the room number.
All are invited, including non-members.
Please set your phone to silent mode before the meeting.