Meeting Next Tuesday, January 22

In the meeting next Tuesday, we'll discuss the plans for Winter Field Day the following weekend.

It's time to pay 2019 membership dues.  If you'd like to pay using PayPal, go to the membership dues page.

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WestVARS Annual Swapmeet – Held each April in DeLand, FL

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Welcome to WestVARS!

The West Volusia Amateur Radio Society (WestVARS) was founded in 1982 and has been continuously active since then.  We are an ARRL affiliated club and we offer a wide range of Amateur Radio activities, as well as VE testing every other month.

Our monthly meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at the DeLand Elks Lodge at 614 South Alabama Avenue, DeLand, Florida 32720.  The meeting location is directly across the street from the Earl Brown Skate and Bike Park.  Meetings start at 7:00 PM.  Show up early at 6:30 for some fellowship with your fellow Amateur Radio operators.

WestVARS holds three weekly radio nets every Wednesday night.  

  • 2 Meter Net – 147.315 (+600 kHz No Tone) WV4ARS Repeater
    Begins at 8:00 PM (EchoLink Node 80113)
  • 10 Meter USB Simplex Net - 28.315 USB
    Begins right after the 2 Meter net (usually around 8:15 PM)
  • 6 Meter FM Simplex Net 52.040 MHz
    Begins at 8:45 PM

WestVARS also holds a weekly ragchew net on Tuesday nights at 8:00 PM on the 147.315 (+600 kHz No Tone) WV4ARS Repeater (EchoLink Node 80113).  All licensed Amateur Radio Operators are welcome to join in.

We would like to invite you to join the West Volusia Amateur Radio Society
(WestVARS).  Please click here for a membership application.




Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws

WestVARS 2018 Field Day Video