Tues 2030 Directed Net

Loudoun ARES Net Script.  Hosted by KI4AD (IAD – Dulles) Repeater – 145.31 MHz (PL 77)

  1. (Five minutes before the net ) All stations please standby for the Loudoun ARES Net.  Your net control station is XXXXX [SPELL YOUR CALL SIGN PHONETICALLY]  [NAME] located in  __________.
  2. Is there an Alternate Net Control Station (NCS) on frequency?
  3. (8:30PM) The Loudoun County ARES net meets on this repeater each Tuesday evening as a local net to provide public service information and training in directed net operations only.
  4. Are there any stations with traffic or announcements?
  5. When checking into the net – please give your call sign phonetically and slowly. State your name and location.
  6. Are there any portable, mobile or stations on emergency backup or battery.  Verify call ins by repeating back the call signs.
  7. All other stations wishing to check into, please spell out your call sign using phonetic spelling, state your name and location.
    – Verify call ins by repeating back the call signs. – 
  8. (Closing) Thank you. This is [your call] for the Loudoun ARES weekly net. Are there any late check-ins before we close the net this evening? Please call now. (Note / acknowledge check-ins and handle any discussion)
  9. This net meets here each Tuesday evening at 8:30PM local time. Our next in person meeting is scheduled for _____.
  10. Please visit ldnares.org  for more information or to join Loudoun ARES.
  11. Thanks to everyone who participated, especially those new to the net. The Loudoun ARES Net is closed at (local time) and the KI4AD 145.31 MHz (PL 77) repeater is returned to regular use. [CALL SIGN] Net Control Clear.
  12. Enter call ins by Posting a comment to this page.

29 thoughts on “Tues 2030 Directed Net

  1. Kevin Maxson says:

    22 SEP 2020 Loudoun ARES Net Report
    AK2M Kevin, Great Falls (NCS)
    N1ESD Steve, Vienna (ANCS)

    Battery power:
    K9CQB Damon, Lessburg
    KD5YWE Craig, Landsdowne

    Commercial power:
    KN4QHY Brent Leesburg
    KD4HAX Joe Leesburg
    KD4NYX Wendy Leesburg
    KN4HOZ Steve Sterling

  2. Steve N1ESD says:

    SEP 15, 2020 Net Report
    NCS: N1ESD Steve, Vienna
    ANCS: AK2M Kevin
    N4FAF Jim, Sterling
    KD4HAX Joe, Leesburg
    KD4NYX Wendy, Leesburg
    KE4S Dave, Banshee Reeks
    KN4HOZ Steve
    KN4QHY Brent
    KM4EGM Luke, Leesburg

    KC5CG Gump, Ashburn

  3. Steve N1ESD says:

    JUN 3, 2020 Net Report
    NCS: N1ESD Steve Vienna
    Alt NCS: none
    AK2M Kevin Herndon*
    KQ4CI Evan Ashburn*
    KC4RCR Rousseau Manassas
    KD4NYX Wendy Leesburg
    KD4HAX Joe Leesburg
    KE4S Dave Banshee Reeks
    KN4QHY Brent Leesburg
    K4AIU Doug Loudoun
    No traffic
    Net Closed at 8:39 PM

  4. Doug Coulter says:

    May 26, 2020 Net Report
    Net opened at 8:32
    NCS : K4AIU Doug, Loudoun
    No other check-ins.
    Net closed 8:36

  5. Steve N1ESD says:

    MAY 19, 2020
    Net started at 8:30PM
    NCS: Steve N1ESD Vienna
    ANCS: Dave KE4S Banshee Reeks
    Net Closed at 8:32PM

  6. Steve N1ESD says:

    NCS N1ESD Steve
    ANCS KN4QHY Brent
    Battery power:
    AC power:
    K4AIU, Doug
    No traffic, net closed at 2033L.

  7. Kevin Maxson says:


    No traffic. Net closed at 2037L.

  8. Wendy Fox says:

    Tuesday ARES Net, 04/28/2020
    Net started at 8:30 PM
    NCS: KD4NYX Wendy in Leesburg
    Alt NCS: K4AIU Doug in Loudoun
    Check ins:
    KQ4CI HT Ashburn
    K4AIU Doug in Loudoun County
    KE4S Dave in Banshee Reeks
    KN4QHY Brent in Leesburg
    N1ESD Steve in Vienna
    KO4BKA Joe in Sterling

    Net closed at 8:38 PM Tuesday 03/10/2020

    March 11, 2020 at 3:44 am

  9. Doug Coulter says:

    April 21, 2020 Net Report
    K4AIU, Doug, Loudoun – NCS
    KQ4CI Evan – Alt NCS
    AK2M, Kevin, Herndon (Low Power)
    KE4S, Dave, Banshee Reeks
    KC4RCR, Rousseau, Front Royal

  10. Kevin Maxson says:

    K4AIU, Doug, K4AIU, ANCS

    Battery power:
    KQ4CI, Evan
    KN4ZZI, Bob
    AK2M, Kevin, NCS

    AC power:
    N1ESD, Steve
    KE4S, Dave

    No traffic, net closed at 2034L.

  11. Kevin Maxson says:

    Tues ARES Net 8:33 local 04-07-2020

    K4AIU, Doug, ANCS
    KI4FWB, Kurt
    KQ4CA, Evan
    KN4QHY, Bryant
    KD4NYX, Wendy
    KN4ZZI, Bob
    KD4HAX, Joe
    N1ESD, Steve
    KE4S, Dave
    AK2M, Kevin, NCS

    The next [virtual] meeting will be Thursday, April 9 at 1900L.

    Net closed at 2040L.

  12. KQ4CI says:

    Tues ARES Net 8:30 local 3-31-2020

    K9CQB Damon Leesburg
    KC5CG Gump Ashburn
    KC4RCR Rousseau Front Royal
    N4FAS Jim Sterling
    W3KZQ Bob Lovettsville
    KE4S Dave Banshee Reeks
    W5ODJ John Lovettsville
    KN4YKS Ben Reston
    KQ4CI Evan Net Control

    Net Closed 8:48 local

  13. Steve DeWeese says:

    The net was convened at 8:30 PM 03/24/2020
    Check ins:
    KE4S Dave Banshee Reeks
    KI4FWB Kurt Lovettesville
    KQ4CI Evan Ashburn
    W3XWT John Reston
    W4AU John
    N1ESD Steve NCS
    K4AIU Doug Alt NCS
    Net was secured 8:39 PM

  14. Douglas Coulter says:

    Tuesday ARES Net, 03/17/2020
    Net was opened at 2030 hrs
    Net Control – K4AIU Doug, Loudoun County
    Alternate Net Control – KN4QHY Brent, Leesburg
    KD4NYX – Wendy, Leesburg
    KE4S – Dave, Banshee Reeks
    N1ESD – Steeve, Vienna
    KD4HAX – Joe, Leesburg
    KO4CGW – Rousseau, Manassas Park
    Net closed at 2037 hrs.

  15. Wendy - KD4NYX says:

    Tuesday ARES Net, 03/10/2020
    Net was opened at 8:30 PM
    NCS received traffic from N1ESD
    Check ins:
    K4AIU Doug in Loudoun County
    KE4S Dave in Banshee Reeks
    KN4QHY Brent in Leesburg
    N1ESD Steve, Alt-NCS in Vienna
    N4FAF Jim in Sterling

    Net closed at 8:38 PM Tuesday 03/10/2020

  16. Dave Putman says:

    Loudoun ARES Net 04MAR 0130Z (3MAR2030L)
    Net Control KE4S Dave
    Alternate NCS: N1ESD Steve
    QNI with traffic
    N1ESD Steve – 1 message taken

    Portable/mobile QNI:
    KI4FWB Kurt Lovettsville VA Mobile
    AK2M Kevin Herndon Battery

    KN4QHY Brent Leesburg
    KC1ICS Andrew Ashburn
    Net closed 2038L

  17. Kurt Jonathan Reber says:

    Tuesday ARES Net, 02/25/2020
    Net was opened at 08:30 PM
    N4FAF Jim in Sterling, Va
    N0JSD John in Bluemont, Va
    N1ESD Steve in Vienna, Va
    KE4S Dave in Banshee Reeks

    Net closed at 8:36 PM Tuesday 02/25/2020

  18. Chris "Gump" Graves says:

    Tuesday ARES Net, 2/4/2020
    Net was opened at 8:30 PM
    KC5CG, Chris “Gump” NCS in Leesburg
    KE4S, Dave Alt-NCS in Banshee Reeks
    KN4ZZI, Bob in Broadlands
    AK2M, Kevin in Herndon
    N1ESD, Steve in Vienna
    KI4FWB, Kurt in Lovettesville (Heard weak at Alt-NCS, not heard by NCS)

    Net closed at 8:37 PM Tuesday 2/4/2020

  19. Kevin Maxson says:

    Tuesday ARES Net, 1/21/2020

    AK2M, Kevin NCS (battery power)
    N1ESD, Steve ANCS
    W5ODJ, John
    KD5YWE, Craig (mobile/portable)
    KI4FWB, Kurt (mobile/portable)
    KN4QHY, Brent (mobile/portable)

    Net closed at 20:35.

  20. Jim Babcock says:

    The net was convened at 8:30 PM local time
    KC1ICS Andrew Ashburn
    KE4S Dave Banshee Reeks
    KN4QHY Brent Leesburg
    AK2M Kevin Herndon
    E1ESD Steve Vienna
    Net secured at 8:36 PM local time
    Thanks for participating

  21. Steve DeWeese says:

    Jan 7, 2020
    The net was convened at 8:32 PM.
    Check ins:
    N0JSD John Bluemont
    KN4QHY Brent Leesburg
    W3KZQ Bud Leesburg
    KE4S Dave Banshee Reeks
    KN4ZVM Mike Bristow
    N1ESD Steve Vienna NCS
    KQ4CI Evan Ashburn Alt NCS
    Net was secured 8:39 PM

  22. Steve DeWeese N1ESD says:

    December 31, 2019
    Net started at 8:30PM
    KI4FWB, Kurt, Lovettesville NCS
    AK2M Kevin, Herndon
    KE4S Dave, Banshee Reeks ANCS
    N1ESD Steve, Vienna
    KC3MIK Mike, Clarksburg, WVa
    Net Closed at 8:42PM

  23. Douglas Coulter says:

    December 17, 2019
    Net Started by N1ESD
    K9CQB Damon, Leesburg
    N4FAF Jim, Sterling
    K4BCN Rob, Berryville
    KD4HAX Joe, Leesburg
    KD4NYX Wendy, Leesburg
    KN4ZZI Bob, Ashburn
    N3XZX Chris, Leesburg
    N1ESD Steve, Vienna
    KE4S Dave, Banshee Reeks
    KD5YWE Craig, Loudoun
    KC5CG Gump, Ashburn
    KM4QLB Fred (Late Check-in), Alexandria
    KF4TSH Sean (late Check-in), Centreville

    Sorry that I was a little late this evening due to a family emergency. Special thanks to N1ESD who go the Net Started.

  24. Chris "Gump" Graves says:

    December 10, 2019 Net Report
    Net opened at 8:30 PM
    KC5CG Chris “Gump” in Leesburg, NCS
    Alt NCS: KQ4CI Evan in Ashburn
    W3CUM Chris in Fairfax (With traffic to pass)
    W3KAQ Bud in Lovettesville
    K4AIU Doug in LDN County (Able to Receive Traffic from W3CUM)
    KE4S Dave in Banshee Reeks
    N1ESD Steve in Vienna
    K9CQB Damon in Leesburg
    KD4NYX Wendy in Leesburg
    KI4FWB Kurt in Lovettesville
    N4FAF Jim in Sterling
    NET handed over to W#CUM and K4AIU for traffic
    –Traffic (ARRL Radiogram 121901) Passed from W3CUM to K4IAU, successfully —
    Net closed 8:41 PM
    KN4QHY Brent in Leesburg (Late Check-in)

  25. Kevin Maxson says:

    December 3, 2019 Net Report
    AK2M Kevin in Herndon, NCS
    No alternate NCS
    KI4FWB Kurt in Lovettsville
    KN4QHY Brent (via relay – NCS unable to copy)
    K9CQB Damon in Leesburg
    KD4NYX Wendy in Leesburg
    KE4S Dave in Loudoun County
    N4FAF Jim in Sterling
    KD4HAX Joe in Leesburg
    KI4AIU Doug in Loudoun County
    KD5YWE Craig in Loudoun County
    N1ESD Steve in Vienna

  26. Steve DeWeese says:

    NOV 26, 2019 Call Ins
    NCS: N1ESD Steve Vienna
    Alt NCS: none
    KI4FWB Kurt Lovettsville
    KE4S Dave Loudoun
    KN4QHY Brent Leesburg
    K4AIU Doug
    KD5YWE Craig Lessburg
    W3KZQ Bud Lovettsville
    AK2M Kevin Herndon
    KD4HAX Joe Leesburg
    No traffice
    Net Closed at 8:45PM

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