Amateur Radio Links

SLOECC - San Luis Obispo County Emergency Communications Council - ARES and RACES for SLO County
AMSAT - The Radio Amateur Satellite Corporation
Estero Radio Club - San Luis Obispo - Amateur Radio on the Central Coast
Northern Amateur Relay Council of California - Repeater Coordination and Listings
W6FM Repeater System - Tassajara Peak - SLO County

Other Links of Interest

The City of San Luis Obispo - Where many of our members live
Cal Poly University - Home base of the club
San Luis Obispo Bicycle Club - Local bike club that organizes the Lighthouse and Wildflower Centuries
Tri-California - The company that produces the Wildflower Triathlons
Spaceflight Now - Rocket Launch Info and News - Extended Launch Schedule
NASA - Human Spaceflight
NASA - Landing Ground Tracks (available 24-48 hours before landing)
CHP Traffic Incident Information Page
NOAA IWIN - NOAA Interactive Weather Information Network
NOAA IWIN - California Forecast Discussion
FEMA - Federal Emergency Management Agency
NCS - National Communications System
DISA - Defense Information Systems Agency
Cal OES - California Office of Emergency Services
Cal OES - Emergency Digital Information Service
CA ISO - California Independent System Operator - Electric Grid System Conditions

Ham Software

Digital Modes

FLdigi - software used to send and receive data on digital modes, includes macros and logging for HF contesting.
MultiPSK - offers a few more modes than FLdigi, but harder to use.
WSJT and WSPR - Joe Taylor's protocol for low power radio communication
DigiPan - a simple program, not as well featured as FLdigi.
Ham Radio Deluxe
SDR Radio
Flex Radio


Xastir - A mapping program for plotting received APRS data as well as an IGate
AGW Packet Engine
AGW Tracker

Satellite Operation

Orbitron - A satellite tracking program that can predict the next passing of a satellite

Other Software


Radio Manuals

Yaesu FT-60R Operating Manual