Contra Costa RACES

Local Emergency Communications Nets

Practice your communication skills and test your radios often by participating in Nets.  Or, take your skills to a new level and participate as Net Control.  Contact the Emergency Communications group in your area if you are interested in running a net.

Countywide

  • The Contra Costa County Emergency Communications Net are held on Thursday nights.  After the local nets, there is a countywide net held on the WA6HAM linked system at 7:20 pm.  The repeater frequencies are 147.735- Central and East, 145.41- South, and 145.49- West county.  (All have pl 107.2)
  • There is a High Frequency Emergency Communications Net every Thursday at 6:35 pm.  The frequency is approximately 3.890 MHz and varies according to band use.
  • The Northern California SATERN Net is held at 8:00 pm. Mondays. More information available at www.SATERN.org.
    147.060+ pl 100.0
  • The Contra Costa County Red Cross Net is held at 6:45-7:30 pm. Wednesdays. 
    147.735- 145.49- 145.41- pl 107.2

Central County

  • The Central County Emergency Communications Net is held on Thursday at 7:00 pm.
    145.68 simplex
  • CS 245 Net – 9:00 a.m. Saturdays.
    147.735- 145.49- 145.41- pl 107.2

East County

  • The East County Emergency Communications Net is held on Thursday at 7:00 pm and is run in conjunction with the Delta Amateur Radio Club net.
    146.535 simplex

South County

  • The South County Emergency Communications Net is held on Thursday at 7:00 pm on the K6SRM repeater.
    146.355+ pl 77.0

West County

  • The West County Emergency Communications Net is held on Thursday at 6:45 pm on the WD6EZC repeater.
    145.11- pl 82.5
  • KARO/ECHO Net is held on Thursday immediately after the West County Net.
    146.415 simplex

High Frequency

  • The High Frequency Emergency Communications Net is held every Thursday at 6:35 pm.  The frequency is approximately 3.890 MHz and varies according to band use.

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