‘Site News’ Archive

Baker 2 Vegas 2016 March 22, 2016 No Comments

Thanks to all that participated this year. Another daytime scorcher: 98 degrees air temp at 3 pm when our team started and over 120 degrees on the blacktop. Our team did well but there were a number of medical casualties from other teams, some serious enough to require medevac out to Vegas (see attached video). […]

SurfCity 10 2015 October 25, 2015 No Comments

A slow day at the SurfCity 10

800 mhz Failure Shadow Drill 2015 September 27, 2015 No Comments

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.

HBRACES City Hall Antenna Farm Work Detail December 22, 2014 No Comments

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!

Disaster Expo 2012 at the Huntington Beach Library: Showing off the Comms Trailer September 16, 2012 No Comments

Showing off the Emergency Comms FEMA Trailer

Congratulations to the Huntington Beach Fire Department RACES 2011 Officers and Management Team January 2, 2011 No Comments

Huntington Beach Fire Department Welcomes 2010 RACES Officers December 11, 2009 No Comments

Old site moved February 7, 2009 No Comments

The hbraces.org has been moved to the new provider.

How to Register December 31, 2008 No Comments

Here’s a short quicktime movie that shows how to register for this site and receive emails of new posts.   hbraces-register

Roster December 23, 2008 No Comments

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 […]