Ohio Valley Experimenters Club

The Ohio Valley Experimenters Club (OVEC for short) is a USA HAM radio based non-profit organization dedicated to the education and experimentation of the HAM radio world. Our organization welcomes any licensed as well as non-licensed HAM radio operators at every meeting and event we hold through out the year. For more information about our organization please click the link entitled "About Us" at the top of this page.


Updated: 19 June 2017 - NEWS - Field Day

Our Field Day 2017 information has been posted! Click here for more information.

Updated: 5 June 2017 - NEWS - Milford Hamfest Information

Milford Hamfest

OVEC will be attending the MARC 2017 Hamfest as a club. The hamfest takes place on 17 June 2017 at Eastside Christian Church, located at 5874 Montclair Boulevard in Milford.

We will be selling many items that will be ham related which include radios, equipment, etc. In addition, we will be offering services for the entire ham community that we are sure will be a hit (this includes custom made ID Badges, stickers, etc. made right on the fly)!

During the entire event you can contact OVEC (Club call KD8LBS) on 447.800 Mhz Simplex. We will be actively monitoring and communicating on this frequency for the entire duration of the event.

We encourage you to stop by our booth and visit us!

Repeater Information

Our current repeater is located on UHF on 442.325 Mhz. with a PL tone of 123.0 and an offset of +5.0 Mhz. The repeater is located in Butler County, OH and provides wonderful coverage to the entire tri-state / Cincinnati Metro area.

In addition, we hold Information Nets on Sunday Evenings at 21:00 Local time (or 9:00 PM EST time). These nets occur every other Sunday.

Updated: 6/15/2016 - NEWS - Field Day 2016 Information

The annual Field Day is fast approaching. This year the Field Day will be operating from Saturday June 25, 2016 at 14:00 Local Time (2:00 PM) to Sunday June 26, 2016 at 14:00 Local Time (2:00 PM). For more infomation about our annual Field Day Event please click the link "Field Day 2016 Information" at the top. Any member of the public may attend and participate during the entire event. You do not need to be a licensed ham radio operator to transmit on the amateur radio frequencies that we use during the event. We will have amateur radio operators on site that can assist any member of the public!

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