Hocking Valley Amateur Radio Club

Logan, Ohio 43138

***** Hocking County *****

Club Call Sign: K8LGN

Grid Square EM89 - CQ Zone 4 - ITU Zone 8

A Non-Profit Organization of Volunteers dedicated to the support
of local Public Safety Agencies, assisting local residents during times
of emergency, and the furtherance of Worldwide fellowship through
Amateur Radio

Contact Email: [email protected]

The Hocking Valley Amateur Radio Club is an IRS 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Your donations may be tax deductable as allowed by law.

----Amateur Radio Links----

** NEW - Joe Berman Memorial Fund **

HVARC Activities and Events

Membership Information

ARRL Hamfest Database

ARRL Special Events Stations

ARRL Contest Portal

ARRL - Ohio Section Web Page

FCC Online Survival Guide

Obtaining an FRN, Printing your license, Renewing your license, Applying
for a Vanity Call, Setting up your License Manager Account, License Search

CoCoRaHS Home Page

World Wide Repeater Database

HVARC Newsletter and Meeting Minutes
Under Construction

Meetings and Nets

The next Club Meeting will be on Tuesday, October 4, at 7 PM
at the 911/EOC Building, 52 E. Second St., Logan, OH
See the Events page for the latest info.

**Weekly Net on Wednesdays at 9:00 PM local time, on all of the HVARC Repeaters (see below)

Area Amateur Radio Events

Technician Class Exam classes begin Saturday, Oct. 29
See Events page for more info.

Amateur Radio Exams for all license classes will be held on Saturday,
Nov. 12, beginning at 1 PM, at the Hocking County 911/EOC Bldg.

See Events page for more info.

New Amateur Radio Application Fees Are Now In Effect!

HVARC Activities and Events

Check these Contest Pages for the latest info on Ham Radio Contests!
ARRL Contests CQ Contests


Attendees are advised to check with the event sponsors before traveling to any of the events listed below

Findlay Hamfest, Sunday September 11, 2022. Hancock County Fairgrounds,
1017 E. Sandusky St., Findlay, OH. Contact: David Dryden, KD8AVT,
[email protected]
Findlay Amateur Radio Club

Portsmouth Hamfest, Saturday, October 15, 2022. New Boston Village Community Ctr.
3980 Rhodes Ave., New Boston, OH. Contact: Michael Bailey, N8MRB, (740) 464-2200
Portsmouth Radio Club

Current Station Status
2 Meter GE Mastr II Repeater Online, 75 Watts ERP / 1.25 Meter Remote Base Online, 35 Watts ERP
70 cm Repeater Online, 45 Watts ERP / K8LGN-5 APRS Digipeater online
Club Radio Room at County EOC - Contact any of the Club Officers for access

HVARC Amateur Radio Stations

HVARC maintains the following stations as part of the local Amateur Radio
infrastructure for routine and emergency communications


2 Meter Repeater: 147.345 MHz output, 147.945 MHz input, Tone(PL): 114.8 Hz

1.25 Meter Remote Base: 223.460 MHz Simplex, Tone PL: 114.8 Hz

70 CM Repeater: 443.125 MHz Output, 448.125 MHz input, Tone (PL): 114.8 Hz

Club Station: 80 thru 10 Meters HF, 2 Meters and 70 CM, located at
the Hocking County EOC.

Tower Crew Preparing to Hoist New UHF Repeater Antenna, Summer 2020

Left to Right: Phil, W8NZB, Dave, KB8OTU, Chris, KC8RYM

HVARC Field Day Crew, June 2017

Repeater Antenna View of Logan, OH

K8LGN Repeaters, APRS Digipeater, NOAA WX Receiver

Hocking Valley Amateur Radio Club - Revised December 16, 2022