Primary VHF Repeaters
Primary: WA4TXE Repeater - 146.70 MHz (no PL)
Secondary: N4FSC Repeater - 145.31 MHz (PL 77)
NOTE: If the primary repeater is down try other and if no repeater use simplex at 147.48 MHz.
Mutual Assistance VHF Repeaters
Alexandria ARC, 147.315+, PL 107.2,
Arlington RPSC, 146.625–, PL 107.2, Arlington County RACES
Culpepper ARA, 147.120+, PL 146.2
Dulles ARG, 145.310–, PL 77.0
MARC (Rockville), 146.995–, NO PL
Mt. Vernon ARC, 146.655–, PL 141.3
Old Virginia Hams (Manassas), 146.970–, PL 100.0, Prince William County ARES/RACES – Logistics Net
Skywarn/NoVA Traffic Net (Bluemont), 147.300+, PL 146.2
Southern MD ARC (Brandywine), 147.150+, PL 114.8
Vienna Wireless, 146.685–, NO PL
Winchester, 146.820–, PL146.2
Woodbridge Wireless, 147.240+, PL 107.2, Prince William County ARES/RACES – Operations Net
The primary simplex frequency for all operations is 147.48 MHz with NO PL tone.
ODEN/A – Primary, 3947 kHz, LSB, HF
ODEN/A – Alternate, 7240 kHz, LSB, HF
ODEN/B – Primary, 3943 kHz, LSB, HF
ODEN/B – Alternate, 7248 kHz, LSB, HF
ODEN/C – Primary, 3578.5 kHz, CW, HF
ODEN/C – Alternate, 7050 kHz, CW, HF
ODEN/D – Primary, 3578.5 kHz, USB, HF, Olivia 4/500 1300Hz center
ODEN/D – Alternate, 7050 kHz, USB, HF, Olivia 4/500 1300Hz center
Maryland – DC, 3920 kHz, LSB, HF
West Virginia, 3865 kHz, LSB, HF
Hurricane Watch Net, 14.325 kHz, USB, HF, http://hwn.org/
ODEN is the Old Dominion Emergency Net.
Standard VHF repeater offset is 600 Khz. Frequency spacing is 30 or 15 Khz.
Standard UHF repeater offset is 5 Mhz. Frequency spacing is 25 or 12.5 Khz spacing.
If you cannot use the primary repeaters from your location, try a Mutual Assistance repeater or any other repeater that you can reach. Ask for a relay to pass traffic back to the Net Control Station.
If all primary VHF repeaters are down, monitor Simplex.
Try any repeater you can reach and request a relay.