OCTEN Script

OCTEN ONEIDA CO TRAFFIC & EMERGENCY NET

Effective June 2021

OPENING:

THIS IS ____________ CALLING THE ONEIDA COUNTY TRAFFIC AND EMERGENCY NET.

OCTEN, PART OF THE NATIONAL TRAFFIC SYSTEM, MEETS EVERY NIGHT AT 8 PM. FORMAL WRITTEN TRAFFIC IS ROUTED IN AND OUT OF ONEIDA AND SURROUNDING COUNTIES.

ALL STATIONS ARE WELCOME.

WHEN CHECKING IN TRANSMIT “THIS IS” AND PAUSE BY UNKEYING, LISTEN TO AVOID DOUBLING, THEN CONTINUE WITH YOUR CALL AND THE WORD “TRAFFIC” IF YOU HAVE ANY.

NET CONTROL FOR THIS SESSION IS __________ MY NAME IS ___________ AND I AM LOCATED IN ________________, NY.

ORDER OF CALL UP:

—STATIONS WITH EMERGENCY, PRIORITY OR WELFARE TRAFFIC…

—DO I HAVE A STATION WILLING TO ACT AS ALTERNATE NET CONTROL THIS EVENING? (optional)

—LIAISON STATIONS TO AND FROM OTHER NETS…

( /1=NYS, /2=NYPON, /3=STAR, 6-WDN, /AN=Alternate NCS, /D=Digital, /N=NCS )

—STATIONS WITH TRAFFIC…

—STATIONS WITH OR WITHOUT TRAFFIC…

CLOSING:

THIS CONCLUDES A REGULAR SESSION OF THE ONEIDA COUNTY TRAFFIC AND EMERGENCY NET. OCTEN MEETS EVERY NIGHT AT 8 PM ON 145.170. NET MANAGER IS DOUG AK2Z, ASSISTANT NET MANAGER IS DICK KA2JFU. WE THANK ** . THIS IS __________ SIGNING THE NET AND IT’S MEMBERS CLEAR AND RETURNING THE FREQUENCY TO OTHER AMATEUR USE.

** NET ON 145.170W2MO THE MADISON ONEIDA AMATEUR RADIO CLUB FOR THE USE OF THEIR REPEATER.

**NET ON 147.240THE OWNERS OF 147.240 FOR THE USE OF THE REPEATER.

OCTEN SATELLITE REPEATERS

  • 147.000 AUBURN (EchoLink node #9188)
  • 147.300 SYRACUSE
  • 147.240 VERONA
  • 146.850 ONEONTA
  • 146.685 NORWICH
  • 145.110 ILION