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Apparel Guidelines

ARES Deployment Apparel Requirements & Guidelines  – Updated 10/01/2017

In an effort to make sure that people KNOW who the ARES Amateur Radio Operators are in an event or emergency, we have come up with these requirements and guidelines for apparel.

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. COLOR: Safety Lime Green or Florescent Green Safety Vest
  2. Recommended to have ARES Logo or Call Sign on front.
  3. Must be able to display ARES or ARRL ID while wearing vest or shirt
  4. Must have the words “AMATEUR RADIO COMMUNICATIONS” in 2″ BLACK BLOCK letters on the back of the safety vest.

*** The options below are GUIDELINES – NOT the ONLY items you can order.  They are ideas to help you in your selection of apparel to wear.***

Uniform

ARES Tan Polo

Black Tactical Pants

Can be purchased from ARRL apparel shop online.Can be purchased at places like: https://lapolicegear.com/; https://www.511tactical.com/; https://www.propper.com/ online or locally from stores such as GT Distributors in Austin, and Academy Sports

Black Boots

Black Tactical Belt

Can be purchased at places like: https://lapolicegear.com/; https://www.511tactical.com/; https://www.propper.com/ online or locally from stores such as GT Distributors in Austin, Bates Boots and Academy SportsCan be purchased at places like: https://lapolicegear.com/; https://www.511tactical.com/; https://www.propper.com/ online or locally from stores such as GT Distributors in Austin, and Academy Sports

ARES Deployment Hat

Can be purchased from ARRL apparel shop online.

VEST OPTIONS

ANSI Class 2 Safety Vest. Lightweight

ARRL Lightweight Vest

Can be purchased from Hamthreads online.Can be purchased from ARRL apparel shop online.