Welcome to the K5EOK
Edmond Amateur Radio Society
(EARS) Website!

Formed in 1957, the Edmond Amateur Radio Society is a full-service amateur radio club. We assist our community with emergency and weather nets, as well as parade staging and communication. We conduct licensing classes and technical workshops, and actively participate in HF operations such as Field Day and special events. We run weekly nets on VHF/UHF and HF and have numerous social events throughout the year. For more information, please check out our About Us tab.
Our board meetings are held at 7:00 PM on the second Tuesday of each month at the Edmond Community Center, 28 E. Main St., Edmond, OK 73034. See Map

We encourage you to come participate in our monthly meetings, which are open to all, including non-members.
You can contact us by email: k5eok@k5eok.org

HF Report

Read the latest HF Report posted every Monday afternoon by Dick Rouse, KE5TGZ.

Monday Night Information Net

antenna1 smallCheck in on 147.135+ and 443.425+ at 8 pm for the latest information. The live broadcast is now online and undergoing testing.

The Route 66 10 meter HF Net is an informal net conducted each Monday evening on 28.390 USB, Alternate: 28.410 USB
Route 66 10 meter HF NET immediately following the 2 meter Information net at approximately 8:30 PM. Get your kicks on 10 meters!

EARS News and Updates

EARS Repeater Policies and Procedures

All EARS members and other hams are required to abide by the EARS Repeater Policies and Procedures when using the EARS repeaters.
Please read the EARS Repeater Policies and Procedures in order to avoid improper transmissions.


K5EOK EARS Repeater Live Broadcast is Online!

As of Thursday 08/22/2019, the EARS Repeater Live Broadcast service is up. After several months offline, the service has been re-established through RadioReference.com. The feed is currently undergoing testing and tuning with only one channel operational (144.135mHz), and may have frequent interruptions as adjustments and parameter changes are made to the software.
K5EOK EARS Repeater Live Broadcast
Click here to go directly to the Broadcastify K5EOK EARS Repeater Live Broadcast web page. Click here to report problems or issues to Doug Heath, AF5DH. (This link is only for reporting problems with the K5EOK EARS Repeater live feed.)


EARS Donations

If you would like to make a donation to the club to support our Field Day efforts you can now do so with PayPal!
Thank you for your donation!


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EARS Saturday Breakfast

Come join us for breakfast at Around the Corner Restaurant every Saturday.
11 S. Broadway, Edmond Oklahoma, just south of Main St. on Broadway.
Around 6:15-8:00AM, opens at 6:00AM. Parking in backlot.


EARS 2M FM Simple Sprint Rules and Guidelines

EARS 2M FM Simplex Sprint Rules and Guidelines

EARS 2019 2 Meter FM Simplex Sprint Log Sheet



Christmas Dinner 2019

Christmas Dinner RSVP

Are those jingle bells I hear in the distance?
It’s that time again folks!! Time for Edmond Amateur Radio Society’s annual Christmas Dinner – a highlight of the year.

WHERE: Lone Star Baptist Church, 1805 E. Hefner Road (just west of Eastern )
WHEN: Saturday, December 7th – 5:30 PM
A catered meal will be served. It’s important that you reserve your place so we can tell the caterer how much to prepare.
You can reserve your place online at the club website: www.k5eok.org. Pay on line, or pay at the door.

Adults 13 and up - $12.00
Children 5 – 12- $6.00
Children under 5 – No Charge

There will be door prizes for all hams, and special prizes for the ladies.
There will be games and a whole lot of fun and fellowship.
So, harness up your reindeer, dig out that old sled and we’ll see you there. Merrrrry Christmas!




2018 Ham Of The Year - Frank Tassone, II, KE5KQL




For his devoted service as EARS Board Member, CORA representative, tireless efforts planning & coordinating Liberty Fest activities, UCO Homecoming, and other parades. We are honored to award Frankie as the Ham of the Year. Congratulations to Frank Tassone, II, KE5QL, EARS Ham of the Year for 2018!




Allen and Bertha Watson Scholarship

Congratulations to Sarah Olson, KF5GTB of Eufaula, OK, the 2019 Allen and Bertha Watson Scholarship recipient!

Field Day News Articles

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Experience amateur radio in Edmond on Saturday and Sunday

EARS in the Edmond Sun


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From QRZ.COM: Amateur Radio Superstation - K3LR

The Next 30 Days


For a complete list of our board meetings and events, please check our calendar.


December 7, 2019 - Edmond Siren Test
Noon in the City of Edmond
If you would like to volunteer for the siren test, contact Clay, WA6LBU at sirens@k5eok.org.
Roll call will start at 11:30 am

Please join us for lunch at Johnnie's on 33rd after the test.


December 7, 2019 - V.E. Test Session
9:30 am at Edmond Downtown Community Center, 28 E. Main St., Room 219

The V.E. test session will be held at the Downtown Community Center located at Main & Littler in Edmond.
Testing starts in Room 219 at 9:30 A.M. RSVP HERE FOR TESTING PLEASE! We will accept walk-ins. If no one RSVPs for testing however no test session will be held.

Got questions? Click on the RSVP link for answers.
Contact Ralph Turner by email: vetesting@k5eok.org

Exam Fee: $15.00
Bring a copy of your current license to give to the V.E.s
Bring a photo ID & a copy of it
Bring any CSCE's showing credit for any tests taken recently
December 10, 2019 - Board Meeting
7:00 PM at the Edmond Downtown Community Center, 28 E. Main St.
The EARS Board of Directors monthly meeting will be held in the Edmond Community Center. Go in the north doors and check the events glass display for the room number.
All are invited, including non-members.
Please set your phone to silent mode before the meeting.

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