SurfCity 10 2015 October 25, 2015 No Comments
A slow day at the SurfCity 10
The 800 mhz failure “Shadow Drill” drill lasted 10 hours and was purposed to simulate failure or OVERLOAD of the 800 mhz system with HBRACES then providing all HB Fire dispatch and tactical communications via amateur (HAM) radio.
Tim (wd6awp) and Roy (n6sld) on the roof of HB City Hall replacing the old triband 2m/220/440 and 2m/440/6m with new units. Hardline checks to the EOC confirmed no issues. Radio tests in the HBEOC RACES radio room confirmed significant improvement. Thanks and great job!
Showing off the Emergency Comms FEMA Trailer
Here’s a short quicktime movie that shows how to register for this site and receive emails of new posts. hbraces-register
Manny wrote to me asking how the new roster works. He wondered if he should he be making database updates on the new site or the old? That’s a good question and it calls for a post on the subject. The old site is still the system of record for the user database. Continue to […]
There is a discussion group over on Yahoo! Groups called HBRACES. I’ve been thinking about using that to replace the Mailman List server we have over on hbraces.org. Problem is I don’t know who the owner of that group is. I’ve posted to the group and none of the few members know or respond. I’ve […]