Mountain roads

The Over The Hill Commute Group
is a Ham Radio Net
mainly in the Treasure Valley of Idaho (Boise and surrounding communities)

Established 1996

This Net meets each weekday morning at 7:10 local time in Boise, ID - currently on 147.240+ 100hz War Eagle Mountain.
This site (Solar Powered) is owned and mainatined by the Voice Of Idaho ARC If the system is down goto 146.840- 100hz on Shaffer Butte.

The “Over The Hill Commute Group Net”

This is an informal directed net. The purpose of the net is a place where new or old HAM Radio Operators can meet and get to know each other. There are no topics. You can talk about most anything. It is a way to get to know each other.

OTHCG net Information page 

Pictures from K7TWA Todd in Papua New Guinea 

*** NEW   AL-811 Amp AL-811 Linear Amplifier for SALE 

two Ferrite Isolators

AL-811 Amp
AL-811 Amp
Frequency range is 415 to 470 MHz. They have less than 0.3 dB loss in the forward direction and greater than 20 dB attenuation in the reverse direction.
Better than 1.05 VSWR at both ports. The connectors on the isolators are SMA but I am supplying with SMA to type N connectors.
Contact Doug if intersted.

* No returen from these web sites.

MESH Networks from Dennis KA0OBC
This is the main mesh page on our club web site Superstitionarc
This is the mesh clubs web site in Phoenix
This is the world wide mesh group. This is where you download the AREDN software to make the network equipment work in the ham bands.

OLD Vintage Computer 


Updated 10/19/21 -- WHY VOTE November 2 (Only slightly partisan) - School Board meeting times  

Camera's for Mountain tops

SDR HF Public Receivers
KFS WebSDR - located six miles south of Half Moon Bay, California

KJ6EO - located in Santa Clarita California

Northeren Utah WebSER #1 - located near Corinne, Utah, about 80 miles (94km) north of Salt Lake City

W7RNA WebSDR - located at Sedona, Arizona

See for a list of almost 200 SDR sites World Wide

See for the 11-18-20 NanoVNA zoom presentation

See CTCSS for a explaination of CTCSS
See War Eagle Pics or pictures of the War Eagle repeater Site 147.240
See How Repeaters Work
See RF Exposure Calculator
See Nick's SpeedO (Safe Exposure)
Interference reporting form - Click on the image below to download it:
RF Interference Form

OTHCG Net Sponsor




K7CRY Reed Nampa
K7NQB Nick Boise
N9SKI Jim Boise
WJ7S John * Eagle
KE7S Ron * Garden City
NA7MS Andrew * Eagle
W7IMC Scott Nampa
KO7OK Mike Eagle
W7PAS Paul Boise

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for anyone who needs it

KB7COL Andy Mountain Home
KB7TAM Dave North of Middleton
W7WTS Will * Caldwell
KJ7MJM Ross Meridian
KI7SIN Rechon Nampa
K7HGH Hugh Nampa
KJ7BJS Kevin Caldwell
W7DVR Doug * Boise
WA5VAH Bryan Meridian
WA7ZIT John * Meridian
WA7WS Bill * Merdian
KB7ZOZ Penny * Mt. Home
N7HNL Brysen Nampa
W7LBD Larry Caldwell
KI6MUH Mike Caldwell
KJ7FEO Chris Caldwell
W7VGL Glen Emmett
KJ7PVJ Dave * Star

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or for any other reason

Occasional Check-ins


Net Control:
Monday - NA7MS - Andrew
1st Tuesday - W7IMC - Scott
2nd & 4th Tuesday - W7DVR - Doug
3rd Tuesday - WA5VAH - Brian
Wednesday - K7NQB - Nick
Thursday - W7DVR - Doug
Friday - KB7ZOZ - Penny

Past members by callsing suffix (Not complete)

KF7ADG Rick Garden City
K7AIQ Ron King Hill
KD7AJK Roger - SK Sunnyslope
N7AL Al Boise
N7ALU Alen Boise
K7AQH Dale Meridian
KC7AXQ Domingo Greenleaf
K7BDS John - SK Boise
KG7BQC Josiah Boise
AC7BF Frankie Boise
KG7BQC Josiah Boise
K7BSU Roger Boise
KI7BUM John Caldwell
W5BWP Danny (Trucker)
KE7CEA Dean Meridian
W7CES Craig Eagle
KB7CFL Bruce Meridian
KD7CKC Toni Nampa
K7CNH Charles Boise
KJ7CVZ Roger Boise
AC6CY Lynn Nampa
AF7CY Scott Kuna
KF7DDT Boyd Nampa
K7DFA Dale Boise
KG7DQO Tony Wendell
WB7DTU Jon King Hill (mobile)
AC7DV Hank - SK Marsing
WT7E Bob Meridian
KD7EDR Al Boise
KF7ENU Travis Boise
N2EIP Jean Emmett
KF7ETM Jeff Meridian
W7EZA John Meridian
KJ7FEO Chris Caldwell
N7FHD La Var Nampa
KE7FIX Fred Caldwell
K7FNH Aaron Meridian
KD6GCL/W7DVR Doug Boise
KI7GLR Spencer Boise
AG7GM Dan Middleton
KF7GMT Chuck Boise
KD7GRQ David Boise
W7HDI Fran Boise
KE7HNA Austin Middleton
KE7HNC Emily Caldwell
N6HOE Henry Caldwell
W7HU Rob Nampa
WK7I Tyler Caldwell
N7IDF Mike Boise
KE7IDI Julie Garden City
N7IDO Matt Boise
KF7IIO Fred Boise
KK7IL Jeff Star
W7IMC Scott Kuna
KD7IYB Bill Twin Falls
N7IZT Bill - SK
KJ7IZY Robert Boise
KF7JBS Calvin Kuna
KJ7JIU David Oakland
AG7JL Curtis Meridian
K7JS Benjamin Mesa
K4JUL Brian Star
W7JWO Sam Boise
KD7JWQ Rich Sunny Slope
W7KAU Dick Council
KI7K Rich Star
K7KHS Will Boise
N7KNT Roger Boise
KD6KPD Jerry Meridian
KI6KPY Tony Caldwell
KR7KZ Jerry Boise
ND7L Don Nampa
KF7LDR Alex Twin Falls
KE7LCL John Boise
KD7LHV DeAnn Sunny Slope
KF7LOH Josu. Caldwell
K6LOR A.J. Nampa
W7LPN Rick Boise
K7LTC Bart Garden City
W0LVJ Mike Twin Falls
K7MAI Walter Paul
K7MDI Mike Jerome
KK7MG Bob Kuna
NA7MS Andrew Eagle
KJ6MSK Andy Caldwell
N7MTB Mike Boise
KF7MZV Bruce Star
KC7NAY Richard Meridian
KJ7NCV Howard SK Emmett
KD7NGT David Star
K7NQB Nick Boise
K7NSW Richard Meridian
AE7NT Rockwell Salmon
KC7NYI Ken Boise
N7OCC Mike Caldwell
KE7ODX Bruce Emmett
KD7OFH Ashley Nampa
KD7ORH Darrel Caldwell
KJ6PBX Brian Nampa
KE7PES/td> John Beaverton
KF7PGT Chris Nampa
KB7PLN Lonnie Kuna
KD7PRA Richard Emmett
KC7PWO Charles Boise
KI7PXR Lyle Nampa
KF7QAU Brian Nampa
KE7QEH David Boise
KC7R Jeff Boise
W7RAZ Raz McCall
KD7RBX Hoot Caldwell
W7RDF Byron Meridian
W7RET John Boise
K4RGA Roger Columbus, GA
W1RGB Robert Ontario/Roseburg, OR
KE7RL John Albion
KD7RMB Butch Boise
W7RMK Richard Emmett
KE7RTL Rick Meridian
KI7SAG Frank Nampa
W7SDG Dan Boise
AD7SH Lee Jerome
KI7SIJ Dahmen Meridian
KC7SME Dan Boise
N1SRC Eric Kuna
KD7SRD Chad Nampa
KJ7SXY Marc Boise
KI7SYP Troy Nampa
W7TDA Todd Nampa
KJ7TDS Larry Boise
W7TF Jim
K7THF Terry Twin Falls
K7TIH Gary Boise
KA6TLY Patrick - SK Boise
K7TNR Dale
K7TOD Todd Onion Creek
KA5TRA Melvin Boise
KC7TRR Ted ?/td>
KF6TSD Steven Boise
AC7TT Mike Meridian
KB7TVI Roy Fruitland
AH6U Sandy Emmett
KA7U Ron Ontario
N7UAA Rob Payette
K7UAC Ed Meridian
KG7UKM Steven Boise
KG7UKN Robinson Boise
KG7UKO Tanner Boise
KG7UKQ Alan Boise
KA7UOR Zane Boise
KJ6URS John Caprinteria
W5USN John - SK Boise
KH7V Don Emmett
NJ7V Randy Mesa
KE7VDI Tracy Mt. Home
WA7VEF Jay Nampa
W7VEOJon - SK Marsing
WB7VEQ Steve Nampa
AC7VG Grant - SK Parma
N7VOI Tom Jackpot
KE7WDN Dale Meridian
K7WHB Bill Robie Creek
KB7WWW Luke Boise
WA7WYU Ryan Sunny Slope
AE7XG Dave Kuna
KE7YEM Frankie Garden City
W7YFX Arden Boise
N7YLN Tony Council
KE7WDN Dale Meridian
KC7YUI Vern Boise
K7YVZ Jerry
WA7ZAF Chris Mountsin Home
N7ZFE John Boise
W7ZAZ Jim Marsing
N7ZHS Lowell Emmett
KC7ZOO Catherine Mountsin Home
KI7ZQN Dan Boise
W7ZRC Rod Meridian
WA7ZZS Larry Caldwell
Updated 10/19/21