Dallas/Fort Worth NTS Traffic Net

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Traffic nets are held daily:
18:30L on the W5FC repeater (146.88/110.9) 
(thanks to the DARC)
22:30L on the WA5CKF repeater (146.72/110.9)
(thanks to the IARC)


Simplex Frequency: 146.560 MHz (when needed)

† NOTE:  Two exceptions exist for the frequency on which DFW Early Net meets. On the first Tuesday of each month – when the DARC holds its general meeting – and anytime Dallas County RACES has activated an emergency net, the Early Net will be held on WA5CKF.


the May issue of the The Texan newsletter has been posted.
The April edition of QNI has been published. Copies are available from the Texas CW Net site.
the Brass Pounders Quarterly seems to be on publishing hiatus.
(visit the link for back issues.)


KF5TTN, net manager


There is currently a need for operators interested in filling net control positions and to register as traffic handlers willing to take and deliver traffic within the greater DFW area.

Contact the net manager for more information or to sign-up.


net control roster  ¦  ORS roster  ¦  traffic handlers  ¦  traffic statistics
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Traffic Handling Guides and Information
DFW NTS Manual  ¦  NTS Training Manual  ¦  Texas Slow Net Guide  ¦  Emergency Traffic Plan
State-wide Traffic Net Schedule
chronological listing
Additional Resources
external links
Public Service Communications Manual (PSCM) — ARRL
North Texas Section (NTX) — ARRL
ARRL membership required
Traffic Handler Training — KA5AZK
ARES and NTS Working Together... — K7BFL
Emergency Communications — WRRL
test your traffic handling knowledge by taking the Traffic Handler's Quiz
South Texas NTS Schedule and Information
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Net Contact Information:

eMail Herman   KE5HYW, Herman — Net Manager; Section Traffic Manager, NTX


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last updated: 30 April 2017

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